Interviews

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

4396 interviews available in total starting from 14/05/2002. Last updated on 19/03/2019. 529 interviews inserted in the last 12 months.

 
Denis Do • Director of Funan

"The film is about the power that comes with the desire to live"

Denis Do • Director of Funan

French filmmaker Denis Do talks about his first feature, animation film Funan, which triumphed at Annecy and is released in French theatres today  

06/03/2019

Zoran Galić • Producer, Vizart Film

“Producers’ curiosity brings great potential to make films better”

Zoran Galić • Producer, Vizart Film

Interview with Zoran Galić, producer for Bosnian company Vizart Film and selected for the 2019 Emerging Producers programme  

05/03/2019 | Emerging Producers 2019

Isabel Orellana • Producer, Araucaria Cine

"I don’t believe cinema is an instrument but a medium"

Isabel Orellana • Producer, Araucaria Cine

Interview with Isabel Orellana, producer from Chile, the guest country of the 2019 Emerging Producers programme  

05/03/2019 | Emerging Producers 2019

Giedrė Žickytė • Producer, Moonmakers

“A documentary producer has to have a very subtle and honest approach”

Giedrė Žickytė • Producer, Moonmakers

Interview with Giedrė Žickytė, producer for Lithuanian company Moonmakers and selected for the 2019 Emerging Producers programme  

05/03/2019 | Emerging Producers 2019

Stanisław Zaborowski • Producer, Silver Frame

“Documentary film can trigger social changes”

Stanisław Zaborowski • Producer, Silver Frame

Interview with Stanisław Zaborowski, producer for Polish outfit Silver Frame and selected for the 2019 Emerging Producers programme  

05/03/2019 | Emerging Producers 2019

Victoria Thomas • Producer, Polkadot Factory

“The ability to research facts well and present a balanced perspective regardless of your bias will never go out of fashion”

Victoria Thomas • Producer, Polkadot Factory

Interview with Victoria Thomas, producer for British outfit Polkadot Factory and selected for the 2019 Emerging Producers programme  

05/03/2019 | Emerging Producers 2019

Viki Réka Kiss • Producer

“Fiction filmmakers use documentarian methods and vice versa”

Viki Réka Kiss • Producer

Interview with Hungarian producer Viki Réka Kiss, selected for the 2019 Emerging Producers programme  

05/03/2019 | Emerging Producers 2019

Georg Tiller • Producer, Subobscura Films

“Documentaries should create a critical counterweight to nationalistic pipe dreams”

Georg Tiller • Producer, Subobscura Films

Interview with Georg Tiller, producer for Austrian outfit Subobscura Films and selected for the 2019 Emerging Producers programme  

05/03/2019 | Emerging Producers 2019

Laura Collado • Producer, Trueday Films

“Documentaries are definitely instruments of social change”

Laura Collado • Producer, Trueday Films

Interview with Laura Collado, producer for Spanish outfit Trueday Films and selected for the 2019 Emerging Producers programme  

05/03/2019 | Emerging Producers 2019

Katja Lenarčič • Producer, EnaBanda

“The future of any film is in tailor-made distribution”

Katja Lenarčič • Producer, EnaBanda

Interview with Katja Lenarčič, producer for Slovenian outfit EnaBanda and selected for the 2019 Emerging Producers programme  

05/03/2019 | Emerging Producers 2019

Wanda Adamík Hrycová • Producer, Wandal Production

“Documentaries reflect faster the social and political issues around us”

Wanda Adamík Hrycová • Producer, Wandal Production

Interview with Wanda Adamík Hrycová, producer for Slovakian outfit Wandal Production and selected for the 2019 Emerging Producers programme  

05/03/2019 | Emerging Producers 2019

Elin Kamlert • Producer, Kamlert Film

“Fight for the things you can change, and give up the rest”

Elin Kamlert • Producer, Kamlert Film

Interview with Elin Kamlert, producer for Swedish outfit Kamlert Film and selected for the 2019 Emerging Producers programme  

05/03/2019 | Emerging Producers 2019

Bertrand Faivre  • Producer, Le Bureau/The Bureau

"A formulaic-based economy that I don't want to participate in"

Bertrand Faivre • Producer, Le Bureau/The Bureau

Producer Bertrand Faivre tells us about the risks he took in order to produce Our Wonderful Lives and offers his opinion on French film funding  

05/03/2019

David Lindner Leporda • Producer, Filmallee GmbH

“In documentaries there is no escape”

David Lindner Leporda • Producer, Filmallee GmbH

Interview with David Lindner Leporda, producer for German outfit Filmallee GmbH and selected for the 2019 Emerging Producers programme  

01/03/2019 | Emerging Producers 2019

Isabelle Truc  • Producer, Iota Production

"There’s an artistic richness to working on both short films and European co-productions"

Isabelle Truc • Producer, Iota Production

Producer Isabelle Truc (Iota Production) tells us about her career, the situation in French-speaking Belgium today, her recent successes, and her ongoing...  

01/03/2019