Interviews - Actors


Ely Dagher on Blending Animation, Photography and Video in Sundance Short Waves ’98

Waves '98Waves '98

Winner of the Palme d’Or for Best Short Film at the 2015 Cannes Film Festival, Waves ’98 is the debut film from writer/director/animator Ely Dagher. The film is set in Beirut – Dagher’s hometown – and concerns a young man…  Read more

By Jan 31, 2016

Veteran Doc DP Robert Richman on the Direct Cinema Approach of HBO’s Suited


Veteran  DP Robert Richman has shot more than 60 documentary films since 1985, including such heavyweights as An Inconvenient Truth, Waiting for ‘Superman’ and Metallica: Some Kind of Monster. His latest work is Suited, an HBO documentary produced by Lena Dunham.…  Read more

By Jan 30, 2016

Hitchcock, Chaplin, Lions and Sexism: Tippi Hedren at the Viennale

Photo by Alexi PelekanosTippi Hedren

When I meet Tippi Hedren in Vienna, we’re with a handful of other journalists for nearly an hour-long roundtable interview. There are less than ten of us, but after a series of interruptions, digressions, poking, and prodding, the pack feels…  Read more

By Nov 18, 2015

© 2016 Filmmaker Magazine
All Rights Reserved
A Publication of IPF