interviews

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

INTERVIEW with CALM WITH HORSES director Nick Rowland

Nick Rowland’s first feature is a gritty crime drama set in the West of Ireland. Cosmo Jarvis plays Arm, an ex-boxer caught between family obligations and criminal associations, where he’s ready to dole out bea...

ONWARD – Behind the scenes interview with Pixar

Pixar’s new suburban fantasy '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...

THE LIGHTHOUSE – Interview with director Robert Eggers

Director Robert Eggers’ follow-up to ‘The Witch’ is a psychological tale of supernatural horror. Shot in black & white Kodak film stock, in academy ratio, the film stars Willem Dafoe and Robert Pattinson as...

THE LAST RIGHT – Interview with actor Michiel Huisman

'The Last Right' is an Irish comedy-that tells the story of Daniel Murphy (played by Dutch actor Michiel Huisman) who’s left in charge of the corpse of someone he never knew. He’s persuaded to take on the chall...

Motherless Brooklyn – Interview with DOP Dick Pope

Motherless Brooklyn is a film noir set in 1950's New York that tells the story of a private detective living with Tourette Syndrome. Edward Norton takes on both directing and acting duties in the epic film that...

INTERVIEW with director of THE AERONAUTS Tom Harper

'The Aeronauts' is a visually stunning historical mishmash of several famous balloonists from the early days of man’s attempts to conquer the skies. Director Tom Harper talks to us about shooting in the sky and...

INTERVIEW with SORRY WE MISSED YOU writer Paul Laverty

From director Ken Loach, writer Paul Laverty and the award-winning team behind I,DANIEL BLAKE, comes SORRY WE MISSED YOU. The film, starring Kris Hitchen, Debbie Honeywood, Rhys Stone and Katie Proctor, tells t...