Interviews

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

4157 interviews available in total starting from 14/05/2002. Last updated on 21/09/2018. 499 interviews inserted in the last 12 months.

 
Félix Dufour-Laperrière • Director

"Our intimate and subjective desire is linked to our political and collective desire"

Félix Dufour-Laperrière • Director

VENICE 2018: We talked to Canada's Félix Dufour-Laperrière, whose animated film Ville Neuve has played in competition at the Giornate degli Autori  

10/09/2018 | Venice 2018 | Giornate degli Autori

Andrea Purgatori • Journalist, screenwriter

"The first step towards redressing the balance in the relationship between creator and user"

Andrea Purgatori • Journalist, screenwriter

VENICE 2018: Italian journalist and screenwriter Andrea Purgatori, a member of SIAE's Management Board, talked to us during the Giornate degli Autori  

10/09/2018 | Venice 2018 | Giornate degli Autori

Yuan Qing • Director

"The parallel structure makes it more interesting for the audience to experience the feeling of the film"

Yuan Qing • Director

VENICE 2018: Chinese director Yuan Qing talks to us about her feature debut, Three Adventures of Brooke, presented in competition in the Giornate degli Autori  

10/09/2018 | Venice 2018 | Giornate degli Autori

Maria Di Razza • Director

"A wise, serene and contemplative Marilyn"

Maria Di Razza • Director

VENICE 2018: Italian director Maria Di Razza talks to us about her animation short film Goodbye Marilyn, presented as a special event in the Giornate degli...  

10/09/2018 | Venice 2018 | Giornate degli Autori

Daniele De Michele • Director

"I found out just how closely Italian cuisine is linked to people's past"

Daniele De Michele • Director

VENICE 2018: Interview with Daniele De Michele, better known as Don Pasta, whose documentary I villani was screened in the Giornate degli Autori  

10/09/2018 | Venice 2018 | Giornate degli Autori

Li Cheng • Director

"Young people in Guatemala are ready to change"

Li Cheng • Director

VENICE 2018: We met up with director of Chinese heritage Li Cheng, who won Venice's Queer Lion for José, presented in competition in the Giornate degli Autori  

10/09/2018 | Venice 2018 | Giornate degli Autori

Valeria Bruni Tedeschi  • Director

“Irony helps us to live”

Valeria Bruni Tedeschi • Director

VENICE 2018: We chatted to actress-director Valeria Bruni Tedeschi about her new film, The Summer House, in which she also plays the lead role, surrounded...  

08/09/2018 | Venice 2018 | Out of Competition

Carlos Reygadas • Director

“My films don’t come with a manual”

Carlos Reygadas • Director

VENICE 2018: Cineuropa caught up with Mexican filmmaker Carlos Reygadas to discuss Our Time, his sixth feature, currently competing for the Golden Lion  

08/09/2018 | Venice 2018 | Competition

Mario Martone • Director

"Emancipation via a group experience in Capri"

Mario Martone • Director

VENICE 2018: Neapolitan director Mario Martone is competing at Venice Film Festival with Capri-Revolution, and talked to us about it  

07/09/2018 | Venice 2018 | Competition

Birgit Oberkofler • Head, IDM Südtirol - Alto Adige Film Fund & Commission

"We support young talent and promote locations with a tour"

Birgit Oberkofler • Head, IDM Südtirol - Alto Adige Film Fund & Commission

Cineuropa met up with Birgit Oberkofler to take stock of IDM Südtirol - Alto Adige Film Fund & Commission's numerous activities, starting with its PLACES...  

07/09/2018

Bassam Jarbawi • Director

"I wanted to deal with the aftermath of jail"

Bassam Jarbawi • Director

VENICE 2018: Palestinian director-screenwriter Bassam Jarbawi talks to us about his feature debut Screwdriver (Mafak), in competition in the Giornate degli...  

07/09/2018 | Venice 2018 | Giornate degli Autori

Andreas Goldstein • Director

“While I did see the problems, I am still pro-socialism”

Andreas Goldstein • Director

VENICE 2018: German director Andreas Goldstein takes us back to 1989 with Adam & Evelyn, a laconic portrait of the fall of the Berlin Wall  

06/09/2018 | Venice 2018 | International Film Critics’ Week

Valerio Mieli • Director

"When you are in love, you remember things in a different way"

Valerio Mieli • Director

VENICE 2018: We met up with Valerio Mieli, who presents his second film, Ricordi?, in competition in the Giornate degli Autori  

06/09/2018 | Venice 2018 | Giornate degli Autori

Stefano Savona • Director

"Non-fiction cinema requires a high level of processing in order to be considered cinema"

Stefano Savona • Director

VENICE 2018: As part of the "Venetian Nights", the Giornate degli Autori is offering Stefano Savona a carte blanche, where he will talk about his work in...  

06/09/2018 | Venice 2018 | Giornate degli Autori

Pippo Mezzapesa • Director

"A community unable to recover after the earthquake"

Pippo Mezzapesa • Director

VENICE 2018: Italian director Pippo Mezzapesa talks about his new film My Own Good, presented as a special event in the Giornate degli Autori  

06/09/2018 | Venice 2018 | Giornate degli Autori