interviews

Irish journalists bring you in depth interviews with Hollywood directors, actors & actresses and behind the scenes on Irish cinema

ONWARD – Behind the scenes interview with Pixar

Pixar’s new Disney + release 'Onward' is a sweet blend of familiar fantasy tropes through a modern lens. It tells the story of two elven brothers Ian and Barley Lightfoot who are gifted a magic spell with which...

Rialto – Interview with writer Mark O’Halloran

'Rialto' is a new Irish movie, written by Mark O'Halloran (Adam & Paul, Garage). It is set in contemporary Dublin and explores the life of the quiet family man Colm. On the surface, everything is good. Colm...

Monsoon – Interview with director Hong Khaou

This week, Hong Khaou’s follow up to LILTING is released in Irish cinemas. MONSOON stars Henry Golding as Kit, a Vietnamese man who grew up in the UK, returning to a country he barely remembers, to lay his pare...

TENET – Interview with producer Emma Thomas

Emma Thomas is an English film producer, known for frequent collaborations with her husband, filmmaker Christopher Nolan. Her producing credits include: The Dark Knight Trilogy, Inception, Interstellar & Du...

SPREE – Interview with director Eugene Kotlyarenko

Kurt (Joe Keery) is a rideshare/cab driver in Los Angeles on an app called Spree. He desperately wants to be a social media star, but his content isn't exactly thrilling. Until he decides to start drugging and ...

BROKEN LAW – Interview with director Paddy Slattery

Opening in Irish cinemas on July 31st, BROKEN LAW is one of the most anticipated new releases of the summer. Written and directed by Paddy Slattery, the movie tells the story of two estranged brothers on opposi...

Emerson Brooks Interview for DEEP BLUE SEA 3

Released on Digital and DVD this summer, DEEP BLUE SEA 3 is the latest instalment in a franchise that began more than 20 years ago with the cult hit DEEP BLUE SEA. This time out, the genetically modified, super...

Gina Rodriguez interview for SCOOB!

Available to watch instantly at home from July 10th, SCOOB! is a brand new movie that reveals the never-before-told story of Scooby-Doo’s origins. The film shows how one of history’s most famous friendships ...

Anson Boon interview for The Winter Lake

New Irish feature film The Winter Lake, directed by first time feature director Phil Sheerin will have its World Premiere at the virtual, online Galway Film Fleadh at 9pm on Friday July 10th. Filmed in Sligo...

Rosamund Pike interview for RADIOACTIVE

RADIOACTIVE from director Marjane Satrapi premiered in Irish cinemas during the Dublin International Film festival, it was scheduled for a wider cinema release this summer before the Covid-19 outbreak changed i...

AMY – Behind the Scenes with director Asif Kapadia

Charting the soulful rise and slippery, slovenly fall of Amy Winehouse, Asif Kapadia has created a heart-breaking torch ballad of a documentary. The only person who doesn’t like it is Amy’s pop. As with his ...