Interviews

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

6069 interviews available in total starting from 14/05/2002. Last updated on 07/12/2021. 638 interviews inserted in the last 12 months.

 
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Samira Elagoz • Director of and performer in Seek Bromance

"I wanted to make a real story where the trans protagonists are complex and troubled, progressive and admirable, problematic and relatable"

Samira Elagoz • Director of and performer in Seek Bromance

We discussed trans-masculinity and performative cinema with the director and protagonist of the cinematic...  

24/11/2021 | IDFA 2021

Diana Elbaum  • Producer

"My job as a producer is to translate an artist’s work into a product that can be placed on the market"

Diana Elbaum • Producer

We met up with the Belgian producer Diana Elbaum, who embarked on a new adventure by founding Beluga Tree...  

26/11/2018

Ameer Fakher Eldin  • Director of The Stranger

"It's a character study of a man who is a stranger in his own community"

Ameer Fakher Eldin • Director of The Stranger

VENICE 2021: Fifty years after the Israeli occupation of the territories of the Golan Heights, the...  

09/09/2021 | Venice 2021 | Giornate degli Autori

Iris Elezi • Director

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Iris Elezi • Director

Cineuropa met up with Albanian filmmaker Iris Elezi to talk about her film Bota (directed in collaboration...  

Video - Annecy Film Festival 2009

Adam Eliot - director of Mary and Max

Adam Eliot - director of Mary and Max  

Zviad Eliziani  • Manager, Batumi International Art-house Film Festival

"Georgia can be a perfect meeting point for film industries from the East and the West"

Zviad Eliziani • Manager, Batumi International Art-house Film Festival

We spoke to Batumi International Art-house Film Festival manager Zviad Eliziani about the Georgian...  

03/10/2018

Shlomi Elkabetz • Director

Interview - Venice Days 2011

Shlomi Elkabetz • Director

In Shlomi Elkabetz’s Testemonies, Israeli soldiers and palestian civilians recount their memories of the...  

Simon Ellis  • Director of As Dead as It Gets

“If you have a new idea on set and deviate from the script, the whole house of cards might come tumbling down”

Simon Ellis • Director of As Dead as It Gets

Cineuropa speaks to Simon Ellis, the director of As Dead as It Gets, one of the new interactive movies...  

07/08/2020 | /UK

Iker Elorrieta • Director of The Radio Amateur

"I like the diversity of frequencies as a metaphor for autism"

Iker Elorrieta • Director of The Radio Amateur

The Basque filmmaker discusses being the director, screenwriter, cinematographer, editor and producer in...  

23/11/2021 | Black Nights 2021 | First Feature Competition

Christine Eloy  • Managing director, Europa Distribution

“The audiovisual industry is a very fragile eco-system”

Christine Eloy • Managing director, Europa Distribution

We sat down with Christine Eloy to discuss the impact of the Brexit and the Digital Single Market for...  

13/07/2016

Daniela Elstner • Exporter

Doc & Film International’s clear-sighted ambitions

Daniela Elstner • Exporter

On the eve of the 2011 Cannes Film Market, the head of international sales at French company Doc & Film...  

09/05/2011

Daniela Elstner • Managing director, UniFrance

"The variety of our films is wider than almost anywhere else in the world"

Daniela Elstner • Managing director, UniFrance

UniFrance’s new managing director, Daniela Elstner, examines the new challenges involved in promoting...  

14/01/2020 | France

Kenneth Elvebakk  • Director

"I found it difficult to get people to accept my role as a mere observer"

Kenneth Elvebakk • Director

Cineuropa met up with Norwegian director Kenneth Elvebakk to talk about his documentary Ballet Boys, which...  

26/05/2015

A.B. Shawky, Dina Emam • Director, producer

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A.B. Shawky, Dina Emam • Director, producer

CANNES 2018: We met up with A.B. Shawky, whose first feature film, Yomeddine, has been awarded a place in...  

14/05/2018 | Cannes 2018 | Competition

Anaïs Emery  • Artistic director, NIFFF

"Fantasy is becoming a more attractive genre thanks to generational changes"

Anaïs Emery • Artistic director, NIFFF

We interviewed Anaïs Emery, the charismatic artistic director of Neuchâtel International Fantastic Film...  

05/07/2018 | NIFFF 2018

Anaïs Emery  • Co-founder and artistic director, NIFFF

“We always talk about the magic of cinema, but it’s crucial to show how you create it”

Anaïs Emery • Co-founder and artistic director, NIFFF

We chatted to Anaïs Emery, the co-founder and artistic director of the Neuchâtel International Fantastic...  

08/07/2020 | NIFFF 2020

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