Climax: An Interview with director Gaspar Noe

Climax is horror, shock, sex and freak show, amalgamated into an continual pulsating sequence, exploring the dark depths of the human psyche under the influence of hallucinogenic drugs.

October 7, 2018 | Film + EntertainmentInterview

Skate Kitchen: An Interview with director Crystal Moselle and cast

There is something unique about skating.

September 24, 2018 | Film + EntertainmentInterview

The Rider: An Interview with Brady Jandreau

The Rider is director’s Chloe Zhao’s second feature and like its predecessor its set in the depths of South Dakota, specifically at the Pine Ridge Indian Reservation.

September 16, 2018 | Film + EntertainmentInterview

The Miseducation of Cameron Post – An Interview with Desiree Akhavan

We posted a review on The Miseducation of Cameron Post earlier on this week; set in the early 90’s, its a coming-of-age drama about teenager Cameron (Chloe Grace Moretz) who gets caught having sex with her female friend and is then sent off to a conversion therapy centre, God’s Promise by her conservative aunt.

September 7, 2018 | Film + EntertainmentInterview

Apostasy: An interview with director Daniel Kokotajlo

Apostasy is the debut feature film by director Daniel Kokotajlo about a Jehovah’s Witness family shattered to pieces in the name of overzealous faith.

August 12, 2018 | Film + EntertainmentInterview

First Reformed: An interview with director Paul Schrader

First Reformed is the newly released spiritual thriller starring Ethan Hawke and Amanda Seyfried, by veteran writer/ director Paul Schrader.

July 15, 2018 | Film + EntertainmentInterview

Freak Show: An Interview with Alex Lawther

Freak Show is a teen comedy starring young British actor Alex Lawther as oddball Billy Bloom, who turns his school upside down with his larger-than-life persona, non-conformist behaviour and extravagant outfits.

June 22, 2018 | Film + EntertainmentInterview

L’Amant Double: An Interview with director Francois Ozon

L’ Amant Double is absurd, brash, a highly sexual psychoanalytic extravaganza of a film.

June 6, 2018 | Film + EntertainmentInterview

My Friend Dahmer: An interview with director Marc Meyers

Last week we gave a glowing review of the exceptional indie flick My Friend Dahmer, a filmic telling of the senior year of infamous serial killer Jeffrey Dahmer, the period just before his killing days commenced.

June 1, 2018 | Film + EntertainmentInterview

Revenge: An interview with director Coralie Fargeat and lead actress Matilda Lutz

Revenge is a shocker of a film, in the most gruesomely gory of ways, where a rape and an brutally violent murder attempt leads to a total female emancipation.

May 17, 2018 | Film + EntertainmentInterview

Lean On Pete: In conversation with filmmaker Andrew Haigh

In 2011 British filmmaker Andrew Haigh’s breakthrough gay romance Weekend became an indie sensation and a staple of modern queer cinema.

May 5, 2018 | Film + EntertainmentInterview

120 BPM (Beats Per Minute): Interview with actors Nahuel Perez Biscayart and Arnaud Valois

Last week, here at Candid we reviewed the exceptional drama 120 BPM by French director Robin Campillo.

April 12, 2018 | Film + EntertainmentInterview

A Fantastic Woman: An interview with director Sebastian Lelio

I first caught A Fantastic Woman, back in October at the London Film Festival and was immediately smitten with film’s protagonist, Marina Vidal (Daniela Vega).

March 2, 2018 | Film + EntertainmentInterview

Exclusive: An Interview With Leo Suter

We sat down with rising star and actor Leo Suter to talk about his career, his new role in the second series of ITV’s Victoria alongside Jenna Coleman and his favourite spots to dine in London.

October 9, 2017 | Film + EntertainmentInterview

Interview: ‘Wakefield’ director Robin Swicord

This year’s thought provoking indie original comes in the form of Robin Swicord’s Wakefield.

August 1, 2017 | Film + EntertainmentInterview

INTERVIEW: ‘Orange is the New Black’ star Natasha Lyonne on getting angry about injustice

Interview: Orange is the New Black star Natasha Lyonne Last year Orange is the New Black ended on the cliffhanger to beat all cliffhangers, after a season under an authoritarian bootheel that rolled back privileges and basic human rights, it left a prison on the verge of riot.

June 8, 2017 | Film + EntertainmentInterview

INTERVIEW | François Ozon – “I’m not a director who tries to give messages, I try to ask questions”

Frantz is an atypical film in François Ozon’s canon, even he admits, jokingly calling it his most ‘chaste’ movie to-date “with just a small kiss between the two characters.

May 10, 2017 | Film + EntertainmentInterview

Interview: Actor and comedian Simon Farnaby talks creating Mindhorn

When actor Richard Thorncroft receives a phone call from the Isle of Mann police, it’s one gig that the down-on-his-luck thespian can’t turn down.

May 5, 2017 | Film + EntertainmentInterview

Interview: Candid cover star and Patriots Day’s Alex Wolff

Out on the 23rd of February in the UK, Patriots Day has been hailed a triumph of a film and our cover star, Alex Wolff plays one of the titular characters.

February 16, 2017 | Film + EntertainmentInterview

James Schamus interview: ‘I might as well risk flopping’

The first thing James Schamus says when we sit down to chat is that he likes my shoes.

November 17, 2016 | Film + EntertainmentInterview