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

4778 interviews available in total starting from 14/05/2002. Last updated on 18/10/2019. 582 interviews inserted in the last 12 months.

Matan Yair  • Director

“Asher gave me the inspiration”

Matan Yair • Director

Cineuropa caught up with Israeli filmmaker Matan Yair to talk about his debut film, Scaffolding  

08/09/2017 | Toronto 2017 | Discovery

Agustín Díaz Yanes  • Director

"A movie without a strong woman in it doesn’t make sense"

Agustín Díaz Yanes • Director

Agustín Díaz Yanes returns in style with Oro, a violent film about the conquest of America, which has...  


Tymur Yashchenko  • Director of U311 Cherkasy

“This film came from the heart”

Tymur Yashchenko • Director of U311 Cherkasy

We met up with debuting Polish-based Ukrainian director Tymur Yashchenko to talk about his Odesa-screened...  

25/07/2019 | Odesa 2019

Aylin Yay • Actress & Philippe Blasband • Director

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Aylin Yay • Actress & Philippe Blasband • Director

Interview with actress Aylin Yay, and Philippe Blasband, director of the film Motherly  

Lou Ye • Director

Interview - Venice Days 2011

Lou Ye • Director

Chinese director Lou Ye adapted Jie Liu-falin's novel "Bitch”. Shot in Paris, Love and Bruises centres on...  

Emre Yeksan • Director

“We live in a period of slow decay, and the smell won’t go away any time soon”

Emre Yeksan • Director

VENICE 2017: After a lengthy development process, Emre Yeksan’s feature debut, The Gulf, has been...  


Andrey Yermak  • Producer

“You must express your ideas in a universal language if you want to be heard”

Andrey Yermak • Producer

At the recent Odesa International Film Festival, Cineuropa chatted to producer Andrey Yermak, who staged...  


Adilkhan Yerzhanov • Director


Adilkhan Yerzhanov • Director

CANNES 2018: Kazakh filmmaker Adilkhan Yerzhanov talked to us about his new film, The Gentle Indifference...  

24/05/2018 | Cannes 2018 | Un Certain Regard

Diao Yinan • Director of The Wild Goose Lake

"I very much want to rely on the visual language, rather than on dialogues"

Diao Yinan • Director of The Wild Goose Lake

CANNES 2019: We met up with Chinese filmmaker Diao Yinan, who is participating for the first time in the...  

21/05/2019 | Cannes 2019 | Competition

So Yong Kim  • Director

Interview - Venice Days 2014

So Yong Kim • Director

VENICE 2014: The director of Korean heritage So Yong Kim has made the seventh short film in the Miu Miu...