London Film Festival Tag Archive

DN333: Passion & Insanity Make for Destructive Bedfellows in Jakob M. Erwa’s Tense Psychodrama ‘Homesick’

Film Festival, Live Action, Podcasts

16th December, 2015

“Don’t sit & wait for the chance, do it! If you fall you fall. Stand up, do it again!” Dir. Jakob M. Erwa shares the rallying cry that powered the...

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DN332: Maya Newell Explores Society’s Reactions to Same-Sex Parenting in ‘Gayby Baby’

Documentary, Film Festival, Podcasts

11th December, 2015

Australian Director Maya Newell discusses her exploration of same-sex parenting in her debut documentary ‘Gayby Baby’....

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DN331: Matt Sobel Takes an Inverted Look at the Coming of Age Story in ‘Take Me To The River’

Film Festival, Live Action, Podcasts

30th November, 2015

DN talks to Matt Sobel about his inverted coming of age feature 'Take Me To The River' and discovers how he harnessed the celebrity power of Taylor Swift...

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DN330: Nightmares Become Unreality in AKIZ’s Dark Monster Tale ‘Der Nachtmahr’

Film Festival, Live Action, Podcasts

23rd November, 2015

Artist & Director AKIZ shares how he brought realism to his fantastical feature 'Der Nachtmahr' whilst augmenting the film’s abrasive techno soundtrack...

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DN329: Politics & Film Noir Combine in Alexis Alexiou’s Thriller ‘Wednesday 04:45’

Film Festival, Live Action, Podcasts

18th November, 2015

Greek Director Alexis Alexiou joins us to discuss how he went about creating a lyrical, surreal quality for his crime thriller 'Wednesday 04:45' and why in...

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DN328: The Child Assassin Comes of Age in Ariel Kleiman’s Debut Feature ‘Partisan’

Film Festival, Live Action, Podcasts

13th November, 2015

DN tracked down 'Partisan' Director Ariel Kleiman to talk submarines, scoring Vincent Cassel for his debut feature & why kids can’t point guns in...

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DN327: Johanna Schwartz Documents the Defiant Spirit of Malian Musicians in Sonic Feature ‘They Will Have to Kill Us...

Documentary, Film Festival, Music, Podcasts

9th November, 2015

Director Johanna Schwartz joins DN with her feature-length documentary 'They Will Have to Kill Us First' - a film which charts the defiant spirit of Malian...

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DN326: Joseph Sims-Dennett Embraces the Voyeuristic Darkness in Horror Mystery Feature ‘Observance’

Film Festival, Live Action, Podcasts

3rd November, 2015

Dir. Joseph Sims-Dennett talks to DN about the anxieties of building a directing career and how he took things back to the self-initiated basics for his...

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DN325: Josh Mond Battles Emotional Demons Within & Without in ‘James White’

Film Festival, Live Action, Podcasts

26th October, 2015

DN sat down with Josh Mond to discuss the inner workings of the Borderline Films’ partnership and how he went about constructing a visual language that...

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DN324: Felix Thompson Captures a Snapshot of Adolescence in Debut Feature ‘King Jack’

Film Festival, Live Action, Podcasts

21st October, 2015

The halcyon days of an endless summer free from adult supervision play host to Felix Thompson’s debut feature King Jack. DN grabbed Thompson for an...

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DN323: Crime & Morality Clash in Rene Pannevis’ Short Film ‘Jacked’

Film Festival, Live Action, Podcasts

19th October, 2015

The DN podcast makes a glorious return with a series of interviews recorded at the 59th BFI London Film Festival - First in the hot seat is Director Rene...

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Glimpse the Unseen World of Mysterious Connections in Ollie Verschoyle’s ‘Madeleine’

Film Festival, Live Action

9th October, 2015

Following the London Film Festival world premiere of his new short film 'Madeleine' Ollie Verschoyle joins us to discuss his move from Cinematographer to...

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