Demetrios Matheou

On screen, on stage, out and about

Demetrios Matheou

Interviews & Features


Monday, March 30th, 2015

Damián Szifron

On his Wild Tales

Tuesday, March 10th, 2015

Desiree Akhavan

The multi-talented Ms talks (In)Appropriate Behaviour

Saturday, March 7th, 2015

Peter Strickland

The director of The Duke of Burgundy talks S&M

Monday, November 17th, 2014

Viennale 2014

"I never knew the old Vienna before the war, with its Strauss music, its glamour and easy charm"

Wednesday, June 11th, 2014

Juliette Binoche

The very special allure of "La Binoche"

Thursday, April 17th, 2014

Panama Film Festival, 2014

WITH its third edition, which concluded on Wednesday, the Panama International Film Festival continued the year-on-year growth that is turning it into one of the region’s most important showcases for Ibero-American cinema. For the first time this...

Friday, February 28th, 2014

Cine Chile, Glasgow Film Festival

JUST 10 years ago, the idea of having a film festival strand focussed on contemporary Chilean cinema would have seemed like an affectation. There was nothing. The film scene in the South American country was as arid...

Monday, February 17th, 2014

History of Fear, Berlinale 2014

ALONG with the Greeks, Latin American directors seem to have cornered the market in dramas about contemporary society falling apart at the seams – particularly bourgeois society, undone by paranoia as much as a disgruntled underclass climbing...

Wednesday, February 12th, 2014

Chiara Mastroianni

CHIARA Mastroianni recalls a childhood visit in the late Seventies to Rome’s famed Cinecittà Studios, and the film set of Fellini’s typically extravagant City of Women, in which her father Marcello Mastroianni was starring. “Imagine when you’re...

Thursday, May 23rd, 2013

Olivier Assayas

THE French director Olivier Assayas describes his 2010 film Carlos as “part politics, part Scarface.” It’s an apt summary of a five-hour epic, originally made for TV but released to great acclaim in cinemas, which charted the...

Friday, March 29th, 2013

François Ozon

FRANÇOIS Ozon is one of France’s most mercurial directors, his country’s equivalent, in some respects, to our own Michael Winterbottom – prolific, and constantly on the move between genres. He’s made a musical (8 Women), a marital...

Friday, February 22nd, 2013

The Oscars: casting a vote for political films

An Oscar nomination for a political film is like a spoilt ballot paper – redundant. Can 2013 buck the trend? AN intriguing aspect of this year’s battle for Oscar has been the early assurance with which pundits...

Page 3 of 4 1 2 3 4