Artist & Director AKIZ shares how he brought realism to his fantastical feature 'Der Nachtmahr' whilst augmenting the film’s abrasive techno soundtrack through the use of sonic experiments.
Greek Director Alexis Alexiou joins us to discuss how he went about creating a lyrical, surreal quality for his crime thriller 'Wednesday 04:45' and why in his opinion good film noir is actually political in nature.
With 2012 Cartoon d’Or award winner, the hugely popular 'Oh Willy...' available online from today, it seemed only right to revisit our interview from 2012 with one-half of its directorial duo, Emma De Swaef.
DN tracked down 'Partisan' Director Ariel Kleiman to talk submarines, scoring Vincent Cassel for his debut feature & why kids can’t point guns in Australian films.
“Look at this weird thing on the ground. It looks like a crow!” - how the discovery of a strange object in a car-park in Florida led director Brian Lonano to create the practical FX led short 'CROW HAND!!!'
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