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Post-screening Q&A: Looky Looky Here Comes Cooky
10.11.2020 | Interviews

Post-screening Q&A: Looky Looky Here Comes Cooky

Artist and educator Nathalie McLean speaks to Looky Looky Here Comes Cooky’s Steven Oliver (presenter/co-writer) and Steven McGregor (director/co-writer) following their film’s screening as part of MIFF 68½.
Interviews
NYFF 2020, Three Ways
05.11.2020 | Film Festivals

NYFF 2020, Three Ways

MIFF Programmers Mia Falstein-Rush, Kate Fitzpatrick and Kate Jinx share their top picks from the 2020 New York Film Festival (NYFF).
Film Festivals
MIFF Talks: Death in Brunswick (Table Read)
02.11.2020 |

MIFF Talks: Death in Brunswick (Table Read)

This special MIFF Talks event marks the 30th anniversary of Death in Brunswick with a digital reading of the film script, directed by John Sheedy and starring Paula Arundell, Daniel Henshall and John Leary.
TIFF 2020, Three Ways
05.10.2020 | Film Festivals

TIFF 2020, Three Ways

MIFF Programmers Kate Jinx, Kate Fitzpatrick and Mia Falstein-Rush ‘attended’ the 2020 Toronto International Film Festival (TIFF), courtesy of stable internet connections and laptop screens. Here are their highlights.
Film Festivals
Post-screening Q&A: Wendy
17.09.2020 | Interviews

Post-screening Q&A: Wendy

MIFF Ambassador Mirrah Foulkes speaks to the director of Wendy, Benh Zeitlin, following his film’s screening as part of MIFF 68½.
Interviews
The Necessity of Change: An Interview with Tania Cypriano
07.09.2020 | Critics Campus Interviews

The Necessity of Change: An Interview with Tania Cypriano

Critics Campus 2020 participant Merryana Salem, in conversation with Born to Be director Tania Cypriano, delves into allyship, intra-community diversity, and authentic and sensitive transgender portrayals.
Critics Campus Interviews
Resonance and Remembrance: An Interview with Marija Stojnić
07.09.2020 | Critics Campus Interviews

Resonance and Remembrance: An Interview with Marija Stojnić

Critics Campus 2020 participant Isabella Mahoney speaks to Speak So I Can See You director Marija Stojnić about Radio Belgrade, the power of archival voices and escaping noise pollution during the pandemic.
Critics Campus Interviews
Family of Believers: An Interview with Christopher King and Maia Lekow
27.08.2020 | Critics Campus Interviews

Family of Believers: An Interview with Christopher King and Maia Lekow

Critics Campus 2020 participant Shaheen Ahmed speaks to The Letter directors Christopher King and Maia Lekow about their documentary’s treatment of religion, tradition and family dynamics in Kenya.
Critics Campus Interviews
Humour and Heartbreak: An Interview with Lance Oppenheim
27.08.2020 | Critics Campus Interviews

Humour and Heartbreak: An Interview with Lance Oppenheim

Critics Campus 2020 participant Annika Morling speaks to Some Kind of Heaven director Lance Oppenheim about humour, heartbreak and authenticity as seen in his tender documentary.
Critics Campus Interviews
Motion and Emotion: TT The Artist on the Universal Language of Art
22.08.2020 | Critics Campus Interviews

Motion and Emotion: TT The Artist on the Universal Language of Art

Critics Campus 2020 participant Angus McGrath speaks to Dark City Beneath the Beat director TT The Artist about performance, community and the opportunities blooming for Baltimore artists.
Critics Campus Interviews
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