Downfall – An interview with director Oliver Hirschbiegel

Downfall - An interview with director Oliver Hirschbiegel

The Fall – An interview with director Oliver Hirschbiegel

  Rarely a German film has caused even before its premiere for so much attention and excitement as The Downfall by Oliver Hirschbiegel. The portrait of the last days of the dictator Hitler in his Berlin bunker, sparked a huge debate.

After the experiment, and my last film you go) with Der Untergang another experiment, a …
(# Yes , film-historical times we are entering uncharted territory, there is no reference movie. So detailed and word-just as we implement this,

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“I’m not mad” – Interview with Mennan Yapo to Premonition

Im not mad - Interview with Mennan Yapo to Premonition

“I’m not crazy now,” – Interview with Mennan Yapo to Premonition

  His first stage work, the short film Framed (2000), attracted the attention of an influential U.S. agents. As Mennan Yapo, son of Turkish parents, four years later presented his Langspielfilmdebüt Silent, brought him numerous invitations after Hollywood. There, he met with enthusiastic producer and studio manager. Before he turned off his first U.S. film Premonition / Premonition, but he rejected many scripts. In an interview with Katrin Knauth of the 41-year-old director

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“I am a passionate documentary” – Interview with Uli Gaulke to “Comrades in Dreams – Leinwandfieber”

I am a passionate documentary - Interview with Uli Gaulke to Comrades in Dreams - Leinwandfieber

“I am a passionate documentary” – Interview with Uli Gaulke to “Comrades in Dreams – Canvas Fever”

  Uli Gaulke, who has become a documentary filmmaker with Havana, mi Amor (made 2000) a name, engaged in his new film, Comrades in Dreams – Leinwandfieber with projectionist in India, North Korea, America and Burkina Faso. He knows whereof he speaks, since he himself had worked as a projectionist in various cinemas in Berlin and co-founded the Balasz cinema in Berlin in the nineties. The 39-year-old director was born in Schwerin, and

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As an actor I feel very privileged – Interview with Axel Prahl at you’re not alone

As an actor I feel very privileged - Interview with Axel Prahl at youre not alone

As an actor I feel very privileged – Interview with Axel Prahl at you’re not alone

  This man needs little introduction. Both as a crime scene -Hauptkomissar Frank Thiel and in his roles in films of Andreas Dresen’s Axel Prahl us long ago grown to love. Sympathetic he is not only in his films, even if you take him personally, this is a friendly encounter. During the interview of his new film you’re not alone, he has loaded in his Berlin apartment in Prenzlauer Berg. In high spirits, he chatted about his roles, his work and his

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This mixture of laughter and crying is something very East – Interview with Sabine Michel Take yourself about your life

This mixture of laughter and crying is something very East - Interview with Sabine Michel Take yourself about your life

This blend of laughter and crying is something very East – Interview with Sabine Michel Take yourself about your life

  With the Lausitz this is such a thing. Often one can not be sure whether the people there are serious about a mean or make just kidding. The director Sabine Michel has this idiosyncratic breed of people put a little more closely, and the wonderful home comedy filmed Take your life. In an interview with Katrin Knauth was born in Dresden in Saxony, the talks about the long work on the script, the casting, and elaborate

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The Return – Interview with director Andrei Zvyagintsev

The Return - Interview with director Andrei Zvyagintsev

The Return – Interview with director Andrei Zvyagintsev

  Rarely has a first novel was praised as high as The Return by Andrei Zvyagintsev. The prices gradezu overwhelmed with the young Russian film director starts 1 April in Germany. Alexei Karakhan spoke with the young Russian director.

How do you explain the resounding success of The Return – The return of festivals?

Andrey Zvyagintsev: I find it hard to say why the film Auswahlkommitees so popular among the various film festivals was. But what reason did you have

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“I am a naive man who thinks more that movies could change the world” – Nic Balthazar in an interview about his film “Ben X”

I am a naive man who thinks more that movies could change the world - Nic Balthazar in an interview about his film Ben X

“I am a naive man who thinks more that movies could change the world” – Nic Balthazar in an interview about his film “Ben X”

  In his film Ben X Nic Balthazar tells the story of an autistic boy who can live in the “normal world” is difficult. He flees into the online game world of “Archlord”. There he can be what he wants to be. Strong, proud and confident. In real life, but he is not able to defend himself against the bullying of his environment and his classmates. Monika Sandmann met in Cologne to the Belgian director talks about

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“Traveling in parallel worlds” – Interview with Birgit Möller to Valerie

Traveling in parallel worlds - Interview with Birgit Möller to Valerie

“Traveling in parallel worlds” – Interview with Birgit Möller to Valerie

  Valerie with her movie debut, the director Birgit Möller presents a stunning drama about the double life of a young woman: A story about the descent of the Fotomodels Valerie from luxury world in the garage. In the interview, Birgit Möller told am excited about what she has double life as her film was born.

A newspaper article regarding so-called shadow women in the U.S. has inspired you to your movie. What fascinates you from? “

The issue

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“You need a good reason not to shoot in Israel” – Interview with Maria Schrader to “love life”

You need a good reason not to shoot in Israel - Interview with Maria Schrader to love life

“You need a good reason not to shoot in Israel” – Interview with Maria Schrader to “love life”

  For the first time the actress Maria Schrader who dared to jump behind the camera and filmed with a love life the bestselling Israeli writer Zeruya Shalev. In an interview with Katrin Knauth she talks about her directorial work, writing and filming in Israel. She laughs a lot and literally bubbling with energy after a long interview the day.

Mrs. Schrader love life is her directorial debut. Are you a little nervous when

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Waltz with Bashir – Ari Folman Interview

Waltz with Bashir - Ari Folman Interview

Waltz with Bashir – Interview with Ari Folman

  On 6/11/2008 Waltz with Bashir, Ari Folman starts moving, personal confrontation with the war in Lebanon. Recently, the animated Israeli documentary was selected as a contribution for the nomination for Best Foreign Film at the Oscars 2009th The director spoke at the edge of the Munich Film Festival, where the film celebrated its acclaimed premiere in Germany, about the complex production and reception history of Waltz with Bashir.

In Munich, it was eerily quiet after the screening.

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