Interviews with filmmakers and other politically interesting people.

    Freedom, equality and sisterhood

    SOCIAL ANTHROPOLOGIST: With topics such as forced marriage, child marriage, rape, and honour killings, Professor Unni Wikan has studied people all her life, but not least – the Muslim. She has had to avoid that.
    Samia Zaman

    «We’re born storytellers»

    CANNES DOCS: International Film Initiative of Bangladesh President Samia Zaman speaks with Modern Times Review on documentary from Bangladesh and the 2021 Cannes Docs - Marché du Film South Asia Showcase.
    Karin Rywkind Segal

    «It is important for us to give a voice to different...

    DOCAVIV: Artistic Director Karin Rywkind Segal on the festival's 23rd edition.
    Mathieu Béjot

    «We try to make sure the projects we select stand out...

    SUNNY SIDE OF THE DOC: Director of Strategy & Development Mathieu Béjot on the La Rochelle market's 32nd edition.
    Barbara Orlicz-Szczypuła

    «We are very happy to come back to the natural festival’s...

    KRAKOW FILM FESTIVAL: Head of Programme's Barbara Orlicz-Szczypuła on the festival's 61st edition.
    Raising a School Shooter, a film by Frida Barkfors, Lasse Barkfors

    Unusual perspectives on stigmatised subjects: Interview with Frida and Lasse Barkfors

    GUNS: Jan Kinzl speaks with Frida and Lasse Barkfors on the third part of their social stigma trilogy, Raising a School Shooter.
    The Last Shelter, a film by Ousmane Zoromé Samassékou

    Youth, migration, and documentary decolonisation

    AFRICAN FILM: Don Edkins and Tiny Mugwe discuss the Generation Africa project.

    «Returning directly to the past has no future»

    DOK.fest München: Deputy Festival Director Artistic Director Adele Kohout and Programme Selection member Monika Haas on the festival's 36th edition.
    Emilie Bujes

    «The festival still is a really big, powerful machine if you...

    Visions du Réel: Artistic Director Emilie Bujès speaks with Modern Times Review about the festival's 52nd edition.
    Andrea Prenghyová-dok.incubator

    «We are simply looking for good films»

    INTERVIEW: Andrea Prenghyová, Project Director of dok.incubator, speaks with Modern Times Review on the 2021 workshop.