David Farr interview: ‘Film needs to keep finding its uniqueness’

After a successful festival route that included Toronto, London, and the Berlinale, David Farr’s feature film debut, psychological thriller The Ones Below, finally arrives in UK cinemas, channelling Hitchcock, Lynch, and Polanski but also announcing an interesting new voice in British cinema.

March 11, 2016 | FilmInterview


Luca Guadagnino interview: ‘I try to make my camera as trans as possible’

Luca Guadagnino is not an easy man to interview.

February 9, 2016 | FilmInterview


Rhett Reese & Paul Wernick interview: ‘Deadpool is a really fucked up romantic comedy’

Rhett Reese and Paul Wernick have good reason to be excited when we speak.

February 8, 2016 | FilmInterview


Alejandro Iñárritu interview: ‘I would not change anything’

Alejandro Iñárritu has a lot to be pleased about when we meet at Claridge’s to discuss his latest film, harrowing frontiers survival epic The Revenant.

January 18, 2016 | FilmInterview


Kevin Allen interview: ‘I gave up filmmaking for 8 years and became a farmer’

Director Kevin Allen is the latest to attempt an adaptation of Welsh poet and author Dylan Thomas’ celebrated ‘play for voices’ Under Milk Wood, starring Rhys Ifans and Charlotte Church.

November 5, 2015 | FilmInterview


Stephen Dunn interview: breaking Closet Monster out of the LGBTQ ghetto

One of the most interesting debuts that screened at this year’s BFI London Film Festival, it’d be rather diminishing to reduce Closet Monster to yet another coming-out-coming-of-age-tale.

October 25, 2015 | FestivalsFilmInterviewReview


Judy Greer interview: America’s favourite co-star

Did you know that Judy Greer has recently published a book? The Detroit-native and character-actress extraordinaire made her literary debut last year, expanding her already rather impressive resume, which includes 90 roles to date across film, television and Broadway.

October 12, 2015 | FilmInterview


Raffey Cassidy interview: Tomorrowland, George Clooney and driving at 13

Having just turned into a teenager, Raffey Cassidy has gone above and beyond what most thirteen-year-olds have achieved.

October 9, 2015 | DVDFilmInterview


Filmmakers Chat: Ramin Bahrani and the truth that inspired humanistic thriller 99 Homes

Hailing from North Carolina, Iranian-American filmmaker Ramin Bahrani has made a name for himself in the festival circuit with his first five films having screened at Venice, Cannes, Sundance, Berlin, Toronto and Telluride.

September 30, 2015 | FilmInterview


Filmmakers Chat: Anton Corbijn talks “Life”

For an incredibly talented artist like Anton Corbijn, the move from photography to filmmaking was only going to be a matter of time.

September 29, 2015 | FilmInterview


Behind The Scenes of Man Up with Screenwriter Tess Morris

British screenwriter Tess Morris (pictured below) has been one to watch for a few years now, since claiming a spot on the Brit List – the UK equivalent of the Black List (the yearly compilation of Hollywood’s top executives’ favorite unproduced scripts) – back in 2011.

September 27, 2015 | DVDFilmInterview


Review: Just Jim

It’s rather common for some actors to eventually transition behind the camera over the course of their career and a few of them even star in the films they direct.

September 25, 2015 | FilmInterviewReview


A GIRL AT MY DOOR

South Korean drama A Girl At My Door (Dohee-ya) is such a beautifully nuanced piece of work, so skillfully crafted by first-time writer/director July Jung and her wonderful cast, that you’d totally be able to understand its powerful story even without reading the subtitles.

September 21, 2015 | FilmInterviewReview


From Skins to Hollywood – Kaya Scodelario talks Maze Runner: The Scorch Trials

Ever since her breakthrough debut in 2007 on E4’s hit teen drama Skins, young British actress Kaya Scodelario has built a steady career that from small indie films has led her to join the ever growing plethora or British talent conquering Hollywood one film at a time.

September 12, 2015 | FilmInterview


Filmmakers Chat: Behind the scenes of Containment with Neil McEnery-West

Neil McEnery-West’s debut feature, Containment, is a taut psychological thriller under the guise of an apocalyptic genre flick.

September 11, 2015 | FilmInterview


A chat with Unfriended star Jacob Wysocki

Jacob Wysocki has a varied acting palate: comedy, drama, horror it makes no difference, he’s still going to put his own stamp on things.

September 8, 2015 | FilmInterview


BODY

As Body, the new thriller from filmmakers Dan Berk and Robert Olsen, who co-wrote and directed it, proves, horror really is open to many interpretations.

September 7, 2015 | DVDFilmInterview


Behind the scenes – Rising star Ed Skrein talks The Transporter Refuelled

Best known for his brief role in HBO’s hit TV series Game of Thrones, rising star Ed Skrein, a Londoner of both English and Austrian-Jewish descent, has made his way to the spotlight starring in a few gritty British crime actioners such as Ill Manors (2012) and The Sweeney (2012).

September 2, 2015 | FilmInterview


Author John Green and Director Jake Schreier discuss summer hit movie PAPER TOWNS

The cinematic adaptation of best selling YA author John Green’s 2008 novel Paper Towns is the sleeper hit of an otherwise typical blockbuster summer.

August 31, 2015 | FilmInterview


Filmmakers chat: Crystal Moselle discusses the making of The Wolfpack

When I met filmmaker Crystal Moselle back in June on a scorching London day, her schedule was already pretty hectic.

August 22, 2015 | FilmInterview