Video interviews

Cineuropa's video interviews. Discover or re-discover interviews with directors, actors, producers, distributors and other European professionals. In this section, you can find our video interviews with the Shooting Stars and Producers on the Move, as selected by European Film Promotion.

1259 video interviews available in total starting from 30/08/2002. Last updated on 20/12/2018. 96 video interviews inserted in the last 12 months.

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  

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  

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...  

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  

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...  

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  

Anne De Carbuccia • Director

"What we have, what we're about to lose and what we've already lost"

Anne De Carbuccia • Director

VENICE 2018: We talked to Anne De Carbuccia about her documentary short film One Ocean, a special event in the Giornate degli Autori  

Stefano Gargiulo • Director

"A tiny fragment of Rossini's life in Naples"

Stefano Gargiulo • Director

VENICE 2018: Italian director Stefano Gargiulo talks about his short film Caro Gioachino…, presented in the Giornate degli Autori  

Peter Marcias • Director

"It was a beautiful thing to be immersed in the poetry of Kiarostami after so many years"

Peter Marcias • Director

VENICE 2018: We met up with Peter Marcias, who presented L'unica lezione, about Abbas Kiarostami's film lesson at the University of Cagliari in 2001, in the...  

Massimiliano Pacifico • Director

"A documentary rich in ideas that could serve as a guide for a lot of actors"

Massimiliano Pacifico • Director

VENICE 2018: Italian director Massimiliano Pacifico talks about Theatre at Work, starring Toni Servillo, a special event in the Giornate degli Autori  

Wolfgang Fischer • Director

"Film can be a very powerful force"

Wolfgang Fischer • Director

VENICE 2018: We have met up with German director Wolfgang Fischer in the Giornate degli Autori to talk about his latest film, Styx, one of the finalists for...  

Mila Turajlić • Director

"I don't believe political change will come through politics"

Mila Turajlić • Director

VENICE 2018: Serbian director Mila Turajlić talks to us about her documentary The Other Side of Everything, one of the finalists for the 2018 LUX Prize, in...  

Benedikt Erlingsson • Director

"We have to save the world now"

Benedikt Erlingsson • Director

VENICE 2018: We have met up with Icelandic filmmaker Benedikt Erlingsson to talk about his LUX Prize finalist, Woman at War, during the Giornate degli Autori  

Sudabeh Mortezai • Director of Joy

"It was very shocking to me that there were women exploiting other women"

Sudabeh Mortezai • Director of Joy

VENICE 2018: We have met up with director Sudabeh Mortezai, who has presented her second feature, Joy  

Haifaa Al-Mansour • Director

"What it means to be a female performer in a conservative place like Saudi Arabia"

Haifaa Al-Mansour • Director

VENICE 2018: Saudi Arabian director Haifaa Al-Mansour is taking part in the Miu Miu Women's Tales project with a short film, presented in the Giornate degli...