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Because great films raise questions; we search for answers. Read our interviews, articles and watch the e-talks.

Interview

lászló nemes on sunset

“Asking others to think for us means the death of civilization.”  – …

Article

iffr 2019: where we are going this year!

Tonight IFFR opens its 48th festival with Dirty God(2019) by Sacha Polac

Essay

RMA 2018 De Palma, Pure and Impure

When people draw up their lofty pantheons of the eternally great director…

Interview

rma 2017 interview logan sandler on live cargo

It is hardly surprising that the graceful film Live Cargo reminds us of on-

Interview

rma 2017 interview marcelo caetano on corpo elétrico

Elias is that kind of unpretentious character that everyone likes. He wor

Interview

rma 2017 interview juan andres aragao on x500

In the first edition of Roffa Mon Amour we screened La Playa DC, a Colombian

Article

rma 2017 kids by larry clark

Child pornography disguised as a cautionary documentary. Exploitative

Interview

rma 2017 interview chloé robichaud on pays

On a fictional island nation called Besco, newly-elected president Dani

Interview

rma 2017 interview martijn maria smits on waldstille

Some of the starting points of Martijn Maria Smits’ second feature film Wa

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rma 2017 interview boo junfeng on apprentice

Aiman is a 28-year-old Malay correctional officer is recently transferr

Interview

rma 2017 interview soFIa exchatou on park

Situated in the crumbling ruins of Athens’ 2004 Olympic Village, a group o

Interview

rma 2017 interview daouda coulibaly on wùlu

“The most dangerous creation of any society is the man who has nothing to lo

Interview

rma 2017 interview eduardo casanova on pieles

“Because horrible situations are easier to digest when you wrap them up in

Interview

rma 2017 interview amman abbasi on dayveon

“Stupid tree. Stupid rock. Stupid concrete. Stupid people. Stupid sky. E

Interview

Live interview with Jihane Chouaib on Go Home

Discover directors of the future with Roffa Mon Amours monthly screening

Interview

Interview Joyce Wong on Wexford Plaza

A slice-of-life dark comedy about Betty, a lonely female security guard w

Interview

RMA 2016 interview Joaquin del Paso on Maquinaria Panamericana

A tragedy happens in the factory of Maquinaria Panamericana. Her father-

Interview

RMA 2016 interview Johnny Ma on Lao Shi

A drunk passenger causes an accident were a young motorcyclist ends up und

Interview

RMA 2016 interview Robert Eggers on The Witch

One of the hottest hits at the Sundance Festival 2015 and the Imagine Festi

Interview

RMA 2016 interview Ali Abbasi on Shelley

The Romanian Elena becomes a surrogate mother to Danish couple Kasper and

Interview

RMA 2016 interview Prabda Yoon on Motel Mist

A car passes by; a teenage girl gets in on the passenger side. She’s bored an

Interview

Interview Lucile Hadzihalilovic on Évolution

Opening with 11-year old Nicolas diving deep into the ocean Évolution has

Interview

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IFFR interview Gabriel Mascaro on Boi Neon

Already in 2011 Boi Neon, or Neon Bull, was presented at Cinemart. It was Ga

Interview

IFFR interview Felipe Guerrero on Oscuro Animal

The newest generation of Colombian filmmakers is no longer interested in

Interview

IFFR interview Pietro Marcello and Maurizio Braucci on Bella e Perduta

From the bowels of Vesuvius, Pulcinella, a foolish servant, is sent to pre

Interview

IFFR Talent: interview Nina Gantz on Edmond

During IFFR Roffa Mon Amour picks out some of the greatest up and coming di

Interview

Interview Martin Butler and Bentley Dean on Tanna

Tanna was the first film to be announced by International Film Festival Ro

Essay

Should we go to Chorus or not?

It rarely happens to us, leaving a cinema before the end of the film. But dur

Interview

Interview Visar Morina on Babai

One of the finest films we’ve seen at London Film Festival was Babai, the fi

Essay

Hiroshima Mon Amour: the infinite love story

Hiroshima Mon Amour (1959) tells the story of a French woman and a Japanese

Article

RMA 2015 Magical Girl : the eternal conflict of the human soul

Due to working on his third film script Carlos Vermut is hidden somewhere i

Interview

RMA 2015 interview Daniel Aragão on I Swear I’ll Leave this Town

Saturday July 25th we screen I Swear I’ll Leave This Town, the second featu

Interview

RMA 2015 interview Alanté Kavaïté on The Summer of Sangaíle

Sunday July 26th we screen the sensible coming-of-age film The Summer of S

Interview

RMA 2015 interview Sebastian Schindel on The Boss, Anatomy of a Crime

Thursday July 23rd we screen The Boss, Anatomy of a Crime. Director Sebast

Interview

RMA 2015 interview Partho Sen-Gupta on Sunrise

Friday July 24th we screen Sunrise, the psychedelic second feature film o

Essay

The essential of our cinema

Why do we watch film? It is a fundamental question that constantly occupi