Interviews

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

7554 interviews available in total starting from 14/05/2002. Last updated on 20/05/2024. 596 interviews inserted in the last 12 months.

 
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Benjamín Naishtat  • ​​Director

"I want film to be an almost physical experience”

Benjamín Naishtat • ​​Director

SAN SEBASTIÁN 2018: Argentina's Benjamín Naishtat talks about his third film, Rojo, a co-production...  

25/09/2018 | San Sebastián 2018 | Competition

Ayat Najafi  • Director of The Sun Will Rise

“It was really tragic what was happening, but it also inspired me because I could see the bravery of these people”

Ayat Najafi • Director of The Sun Will Rise

VENICE 2023: The director talks about his Iranian-shot film, which documents the trials and tribulations...  

31/08/2023 | Venice 2023 | Giornate degli Autori

Eager to connect with the audience

Babak Najafi • Director

Babak Najafi • Director Eager to connect with the audience  

10/03/2010

Jafar Najafi • Director of Alone

"Children should be living in a joyful, colourful world; they shouldn't be growing up too fast"

Jafar Najafi • Director of Alone

VENICE 2022: The Iranian director talks about his documentary that centres on a child who fights with all...  

03/09/2022 | Venice 2022 | Giornate degli Autori

Lea Najjar • Director of Kash Kash

“It was necessary to constantly refocus on this microcosm and find a way to express something bigger through it”

Lea Najjar • Director of Kash Kash

The winner of Best Documentary Film at this year’s First Steps Awards talks about her approach to the...  

29/09/2022 | /Qatar/Lebanon/Germany

Maksym Nakonechnyi • Director of Butterfly Vision

“We realised that the butterfly would be our entry point into the metaphysical and the subconscious”

Maksym Nakonechnyi • Director of Butterfly Vision

CANNES 2022: The Ukrainian director gives us the low-down on his harsh and timely testimony to the women...  

25/05/2022 | Cannes 2022 | Un Certain Regard

Cathal Nally • Director of Be Good or Be Gone

“Once I saw that the lead actors had a great chemistry, I was on board”

Cathal Nally • Director of Be Good or Be Gone

We spoke to the director of this Irish indie comedy revolving around the misfortunes of two petty-criminal...  

09/03/2021 | Dublin 2021

Deep Thoughts

Jean Luc Nancy

An interview with the French philosopher about the long and impassioned conversation he had with Abbas...  

26/03/2003

Producers on the move 2012 - Macedonia

Robert Naskov • KINO OKO Production

Robert Naskov began strongly in 2005, when he produced Darko Mitrevski’s comedy Bal-Can-Can, the highest...  

11/05/2012

Sara Nassim • Producer, S101 Films

“I love it when it’s challenging”

Sara Nassim • Producer, S101 Films

The Icelandic producer is heading to the suburbs for her next project, but it’s no Wisteria Lane  

14/05/2024 | Producers on the Move 2024

Jan Naszewski  • Sales agent, New Europe Film Sales

“We like to work as a kind of ‘discovery’ label, serving as people who can help a filmmaker’s career to grow”

Jan Naszewski • Sales agent, New Europe Film Sales

The Warsaw-based sales agent gives us an overview of the outfit’s editorial policy and how the team’s...  

23/08/2023 | /Poland

Jan Naszewski  • Sales agent, New Europe Film Sales

"It is important to have a discussion about marketing during a project’s early stages"

Jan Naszewski • Sales agent, New Europe Film Sales

Cineuropa sat down with New Europe Film Sales owner Jan Naszewski during the CineLink Project Development...  

14/04/2017

Lukas Nathrath • Director of One Last Evening

"We were craving distraction and adventure"

Lukas Nathrath • Director of One Last Evening

We talked to the German filmmaker about his first feature film shot in a rush during the pandemic and...  

31/01/2023 | IFFR 2023 | Tiger Competition

Sasha Nathwani • Director of Last Swim

“We wanted to show the energy of the summer”

Sasha Nathwani • Director of Last Swim

BERLINALE 2024: The sun is high, but the shadows are growing longer in this film swinging between moments...  

16/02/2024 | Berlinale 2024 | Generation

Edo Natoli • Director

Venice Days 2013

Edo Natoli • Director

02/09/2013

Edoardo Natoli • Director of Solitaire

"We have all experienced the feeling of not being able to go out of our own house"

Edoardo Natoli • Director of Solitaire

VENICE 2020: After his 2013 title Secchi, Edoardo Natoli returns to Giornate degli Autori with a new...  

10/09/2020 | Venice 2020 | Giornate degli Autori

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