Film Festival, Live Action
Rhianon Jones tells DN how the transgression of arguments and a short story inspired 'Parker' a film about a couple arguing in a car after a social event
Director Lukas Revzin joins DN to discuss gay dating culture, developing close relations between actors and shooting his short 'Fun Only' in iPhone ratio.
DN speaks with Amelia Hashemi at BFI Flare about the shooting logistics of a nightclub, difficulties with the casting process, and clever camera tricks.
DN spoke to music video director Ali Kurr at the BFI Flare festival about her new short film 'Sparrow' and transition into narrative work.
DN rounds up another year of BFI Flare London, offering highlights from the shorts and features that were screened at this year's festival.
DN speaks with Rosie Westhoff at BFI Flare 2019 about the casting process and developing relationships between actors in her road trip short 'Treacle'.
Asides, Film Festival
The British Council & BFI Flare Festival bring back their global, digital LGBTQ+ online film festival #FiveFilms4Freedom for another year of great shorts.
Documentary, Film Festival
Prolific documentary filmmaker Charlie Lyne joins us to discuss the creative & researched-based process behind his Operation Spanner doc 'Lasting Marks'.
DN speaks with Ellie Rogers, who reveals how she used time and repetition to tell the story of a woman revisiting the trauma of a past relationship.
DN looks ahead to this year's BFI Flare festival, assessing the selection of works being presented and offering suggestions of what to watch.
Join the talented filmmakers featured on DN daily on Directors Notes by submitting your film now (full submission details here).
Get a weekly round up of DN interviews delivered straight to your inbox.
Subscribe to our weekly newsletter and never miss the latest independent film news
No thanks, I’m not interested!