Interviews with filmmakers and other politically interesting people.

    BALTICUM FESTIVAL 1999: Singing Different Tunes

    Two recurring questions - the legitimacy of staging in documentary, and considerations of the audience - were among the main discussion themes at a seminar held during the 10th Balticum Film & TV Festival on the Danish island of Bornholm this past June

    DENIS FREYD: Producer of the year

    Denis Freyd founded the production company Archipel 33 in 1988

    JESSICA YU: Don’t just eat your spinach

    American filmmaker Jessica Yu won this year‘s Oscar for best documentary short for her film Breathing Lessons, on the physically handicapped poet and journalist Mark O'Brien. ULLA JACOBSEN met her at the Festivals of Festivals in Århus, Denmark.

    VIKTOR KOSSAKOVKSY: Not today, tomorrow

    Viktor Kossakovksy's film Sreda (“Wednesday”) is one of this year’s most celebrated documentaries. Tue Steen Müller met the Russian director at the Balticum Film & TV Festival, where Sreda won the main prize.