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04 Ago 0 Comment

Interview | I’ll Tell You When You’re Older

A father contemplates his many regrets when his son discovers a lie fundamental to their entire relationship. Directed by Andy Epsilantis. 1 - How did the initial idea for the film come about? I hate to admit that it started with a title and worked itself out from there because I know that sounds superficial and stupid, but in this case, that’s the truth. I was in a class for undergrad and my friend and classmate, Jari Neuman, was talking about something – I forget the context – but she said what is now the title of the film, “I’ll Tell You When You’re Older,” and I


12 Jul 0 Comment

Interview | Empty Nester

A woman has recently become the sole inhabitant of her long time home - or has she?. Directed by Nicholas Anderson. 1 - How did the initial idea for the film come about? The original idea of the story came way before production started. I had just moved out of my childhood home and had gone to college, making my mother an empty nester. She claimed that she began seeing ghosts around the house and when she was sleeping, and the rest of my family joked that it would make a good horror film. Then I got the opportunity to get my hands on some equipment a few years later and it all cam


26 May 0 Comment

Interview | Beyond her lens

BEYOND HER LENS is inspired by the life and work of female conflict-zone photographer Jana Andert. It follows Alex's (portrayed by prominent Czech actress Lucie Vondrackova) return to Prague as she attempts to piece together a sense of normalcy after shooting footage in Mosul, Iraq. Directed by Tereza Hirsch. 1 - How did the idea and desire to carry out a piece with such a complex and strong theme come about? In the very beginning, I wanted to collaborate with a fellow filmmaker from Germany, Luis Seemann. It was at that time in 2017, when tensions were high between Germany and Tu


22 May 0 Comment

Interview – Waiting

The film recorded an unconscious state of people meanwhile let the audience experience the process of it with conscious. Only by waiting can we exist meaningfully. Directed by Vincy Wang 1 - Tell us about your first film “Waiting”. How did you get the idea to make this film? I wanted to capture the subject’s unawareness state for the audience to experience. 2 - What's your perspective about cinema? Film for me is to express a kind of confusion and predicament. And it doesn’t need an answer. Life is confusing originally with no answer. No matter how person


04 May 0 Comment

Head Burst the new film of Savas Ceviz with Max Riemelt

Markus, a good-looking, likable and respected architect, is a paedophile. Bodies of little boys excitehim. He suffers tremendously because of this inclination. He tortures himself for it and is disgusted byhimself. Nevertheless, the arousal is there. And there is nothing he can do about it. He struggles themost when he is about to become sexual with a boy for the first time. That is when he senses that hewill not be able to keep his desire under control for much longer. He is getting more and more isolated.Markus struggles to resist the ever-rising calls in his head to finally "do more" with


21 Abr 0 Comment

Interview | Dream Café

Dream Café Short Film By Dasha Khritankova 1 - Tell us about your first film “Dream Café”. How did you get the idea to make this film? Around the time when I began writing “Dream Café”, I found myself and many of my friends going through a similar struggle - we all were working so hard to achieve our goals, that there simply was no room for balance between career and other aspects of live (personal relationships, friends and family, hobbies, etc.) Originally, when I found myself in this situation, I thought this problem is only something that artists encounter, because of the


01 Ago 1 Comment

Buenos Aires International Film Festival | Venue at the HCD

Buenos Aires International Film Festival, within the framework of the cultural activities organized by the HCD of San Isidro. The event exhibited by Ercolalo and Mendez, co-directors of the festival is a great step for national and international cinema. As a result, in this edition and within the framework of this wide cultural space, the Bue.iff opens its entrance to the physical venues. Consequently to betray and enrich the cinematographic experience to take it to another level. First of all, the HCD will be the space where winners and official selections from all over the world will


16 Jul 0 Comment

Presentation of Tomás Alegre as a new jury

This Wednesday, July 10, the pianist Tomás Alegre was presented as a new member of the jury of the Buenos Aires International Film Festival. After several meetings and previous negotiations with its directors, the famous concert player will be in charge of judging and rewarding the films in the category of Best Soundtrack. "It is a pleasure to present a judge of the magnitude of Mr. Alegre for this jury." - said Roberto I. Ercolalo, Co-Director of the Festival, who concluded: "The BSO is a fundamental area without doubt, it directly influences the level of the film, moreover its composit