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Song To Song

SXSW film chief on hot pics, Judd Apatow return, Joe Biden debut

Festival’s director of film Janet Pierson talks convergence, TV, politics.

Sebastian Lelio

Berlin Q&A: Sebastián Lelio talks 'A Fantastic Woman'

A Fantastic Woman premiered in competition at the Berlinale. Scooped up by Sony Pictures Classics at the start of the festival, the film has won Berlin’s Teddy Award for LGBT-themed films.

Trudie Styler

Trudie Styler talks directing 'Freak Show' ahead of Berlin premiere

Alex Lawther stars in the story of a teenager who, despite attending an ultra-conservative high school, makes the decision to run for homecoming queen.

The Party

Berlin Q&A: Sally Potter, 'The Party'

Director Potter talks latest film, which stars Cillian Murphy and Kristin Scott Thomas, and prejudice against female directors.

the young karl marx

Berlin Q&A: Raoul Peck, 'The Young Karl Marx'

I Am Not Your Negro director talks Karl Marx and Hollywood diversity.

Josh O Connor and Alec Secareanu in Gods Own Country

'God's Own Country' director Francis Lee talks Sundance hit

Francis Lee, winner of the best director prize in Sundance’s World Cinema Dramatic Competition, talks to Wendy Mitchell about God’s Own Country, screening in Berlin’s Panorama.

Final Portrait

Berlin Q&A: Stanley Tucci, 'Final Portrait'

Actor and director Tucci talks Geoffrey Rush-starring Giacometti film, arthouse versus blockbuster roles, and his toughest performance.


Berlin Q&A: Etienne Comar, 'Django'

French filmmaker Comar discusses his debut feature as a director, which opened the 2017 Berlin film festival.


Participant Media's David Linde talks international expansion

US production powerhouse CEO talks to Jeremy Kay about the impact the company’s new deal with Lionsgate International will have on its strategy.


Viola Davis on taking 'Fences' from stage to screen

Davis and Denzel Washington talk to Elbert Wyche about their lasting impressions of the Oscar-nominated Fences - first on stage and now on film.

Sexy Durga

IFFR Tiger directors: Sanal Kumar Sasidharan on Malayalam drama 'Sexy Durga'

Emerging Indian writer-director talks largely improvised female-focused road movie, which is world premiering in Rotterdam.

The Burglar

IFFR Tiger directors: Hagar Ben-Asher talks 'The Burglar'

New film from Israeli film-maker Hagar Ben-Asher revolves around a lonely girl whose life is turned around after her apartment is burgled.

I Love Dick

Jill Soloway talks new Amazon series and "scary" Donald Trump

The Emmy-winning creator of Transparent won the directing award at Sundance 2013 for her debut feature Afternoon Delight and talks about her return to Park City with the first three episodes of the Amazon Studios series I Love Dick.