Interviews

Weekly feature introducing you to film professionals from all over Europe sorted by name.

4059 interviews available in total starting from 14/05/2002. Last updated on 14/08/2018. 494 interviews inserted in the last 12 months.

 
Douglas Wolfsperger - director

Interview

Douglas Wolfsperger - director

Interview with the director of Bellaria - So lange wir leben  

Anne Wild - director of  - My First Miracle

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Anne Wild - director of
My First Miracle

The story of an impossible friendship between an 11-year-old girl called Dole and Hermann, a middle-aged family man  

Erik Gustavson - director

Interview - Film in development

Erik Gustavson - director

The Scandinavian director is talking about the making of the film Playing Ibsen, about the Italian sojourn of the great Norwegian playwright  

Carlo Rola - director of Sass

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Carlo Rola - director of Sass

Rola’s Berlin is reminiscent of Al Capone’s Chicago: a free-for-all where power equalled money, and money meant violence  

Martin Strange Hansen

Danish short film wins Oscar

Martin Strange Hansen

The Danish director talks about his Charming Man, winner of an Oscar and the Audience Award at Clermont-Ferrand: "right now, it's really difficult to make...  

14/04/2003

Sophie Marceau

"I wanted to do my own thing"

Sophie Marceau

After 25 years as an actress, the French youg woman has decided to direct a film on her own. Speak to me of Love is the story of a couple  

10/04/2003

Luis García Berlanga, director

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Luis García Berlanga, director

Interview realised to Spanish director during the retrospective in Rome, April 2003  

Rowan Atkinson • Actor

Johnny English, 007 to make you laugh

Rowan Atkinson • Actor

Mr Bean is on His Majesty’s service: “I’m just a bit more clumsy and awkward in comparison with James Bond. But, in the end, the mission is accomplished”  

03/04/2003

Alessandro Verdecchi

A producer's ambitions

Alessandro Verdecchi

The Italian entrepreneur, who's the head of Verdecchi Films, talks to us about his work, projects and his small, but enterprising group  

03/04/2003

Rowan Atkinson, actor in Johnny English

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Rowan Atkinson, actor in Johnny English

British comic actor describes the new character he plays, comparing it to the more traditional role of Mr. Bean  

Michel Ocelot • Director

Interview - African Film Festival 2003, Milan

Michel Ocelot • Director

The french writer and director Michel Ocelot talks about Kirikou et la Sorcière (1998) and Princes et princesses (2000)  

Åse Kleveland • Swedish Film Institute

A Norwegian's take on Sweden

Åse Kleveland • Swedish Film Institute

A conversation with the Head of the SFI, and a driving force in consolidating collaboration between the Nordic film industries: "Swedish cinema must carry...  

31/03/2003

Baltasar Kormàkur • Director

"The humour and folly of reality"

Baltasar Kormàkur • Director

The Icelandic director talks about himself and his second feature, The Sea: "Given that I am half Spanish, I am not a great fan of Scandinavian melancholy"  

26/03/2003

Jean Luc Nancy

Deep Thoughts

Jean Luc Nancy

An interview with the French philosopher about the long and impassioned conversation he had with Abbas Kiarostami about cinema. The piece won the...  

26/03/2003

Yamina Bachir Chouikh • Director

The Algeria of Rachida

Yamina Bachir Chouikh • Director

The director talks about her directorial debut with a film about terrorism and fundamentalism "This is a story about the courage and moral strengh of women"  

25/03/2003