Interviews with filmmakers and other politically interesting people.

    Rada Sesic

    «Every documentary from this region is simply a labour of love,...

    SARAJEVO FILM FESTIVAL: Modern Times Review speaks with Sarajevo Film Festival Documentary Programme programmer Rada Šešić on the documentaries in competition, Docu Rough Cut Boutique, the place of Sarajevo Film Festival among the wider festival landscape, and more.
    Carlos Eduardo Viana

    «Since we are far from the big urban centres makes it...

    MDOC: Director Carlos Eduardo Viana on the Portuguese documentary festival's 2022 edition.
    Mathieu Béjot

    «I think there’s a real need to see new faces»

    SUNNY SIDE OF THE DOC: Director of Strategy & Development Mathieu Béjot on the La Rochelle market's 33rd edition.
    Karin Rywkind Segal

    «It’s crucial…that the program and films add to the audience’s life...

    DOCAVIV: Artistic Director Karin Rywkind Segal on the festival's 24th edition.
    Niklas Engstrøm

    «A festival is first and foremost a collective effort brought to...

    CPH:DOX: Modern Times Review speaks with new Artistic Director Niklas Engstrøm.
    Catherine Bizern

    «All these moments we have missed for two years are essential...

    Cinéma du réel: Ahead of the 44th edition, Modern Times Review spoke with Artistic Director, Catherine Bizern on this year's physical festival, its place within the wider festival landscape, and more.
    Eleni Androutopoulou

    «With a blend of persistence, love, realism and boldness, Greek documentaries...

    THESSALONIKI DOCUMENTARY FESTIVAL: Ahead of the 24th edition, Modern Times Review spoke with the Director of the Greek Programme, Eleni Androutopoulou on this year's homegrown productions, the place of Greek documentary within its wider landscape, and more.
    Mirona Radu

    «I strongly believe in our common humanity and our quest for...

    FILM O'CLOCK IFF: Festival Director Mirona Radu on the festival's 2022 form, how it has adapted in this, its second pandemic-era edition, and more.
    Myanmar Diaries, a film by The Myanmar Film Collective

    Documenting resistance through cinema

    MYANMAR Pots and pans against bullets and bombs: the story of Myanmar’s rising resistance to the military coup of February, 2021.
    Brotherhood, a film by Francesco Montagner

    Beautiful prisons set in our modern times

    INTERVIEW: A conversation with Francesco Montagner whose film Brotherhood will have its Czech premiere at IDFF Ji.hlava as part of the official competition.