The Zurich Film Festival brings you an exclusive selection of recorded interviews, talks and Q&A’s that offer fascinating insights into the creative process of directors, screenwriters, producers and actors, with renowned personalities such as Hans Zimmer, Susanne Bier, Sylvester Stallone and many more.
Im Gespräch: Christian Jungen und Elke Mayer über das 17. Zurich Film Festival
Das 17. Zurich Film Festival 2021 steht vor der Tür! Das Programm ist online und der Teppich (fast) ausgerollt. Was das Führungsduo Christian Jungen und Elke Mayer eine Woche for Festivalbeginn auf Trab hält und auf was sie sich freuen, erzählen sie im neuen ZFF Podcast.
Im Gespräch: Artistic Director Christian Jungen und Programmleiter Georg Bütler
Das Programm des 16. Zurich Film Festival 2020 wurde bekanntgegeben. Dahinter stecken monatelange Arbeit und ein grosses Team von sogenannten "Programmern". Was macht eigentlich ein Festival-Programmer und wie kommen die Filme ans ZFF? Artistic Director Christian Jungen und Programmleiter Georg Bütler erzählen von ihrer Arbeit und stellen das neue Programm vor.
A Conversation with… Kristen Stewart
This episode presents ‘A Conversation with’ Kristen Stewart – one of America’s most brilliant and talented young actresses. She plays the Nouvelle Vague icon Jean Seberg in her latest movie SEBERG that she presented at ZFF in 2019. In this talk you will learn more about Kristen Stewart’s acting career and how she overcame her shyness. She talks about her early work with Jodie Foster and why she loves to shoot with director Olivier Assayas.
ZFF Masters with Oliver Stone
Oliver Stone is recognized for his controversial takes on recent American History with films such as PLATOON, NATURAL BORN KILLERS and SNOWDEN. In 2019 he presided the jury at Zurich Film Festival and presented his four part documentary series THE PUTIN INTERVIEWS. How Oliver Stone came so close to the Russian President and why he thinks that there is a lack of interest with Americans in finding out the truth of political issues are just some of the many subjects that the filmmaker will discuss.
ZFF Masters with Julie Delpy
Julie Delpy can look back on a truly multifaceted career. At the ZFF Masters she talks openly about her humble but creative family background in France and how she came in touch with the diversity of culture like art and films very early. Considering herself to be a very outspoken person, Julie also reveals her experience with sexual harrassment in the film industry and the challenges for female filmmakers.
ZFF Masters with Javier Bardem
Javier Bardem is one of the most sought-after character actors in the business. In this ZFF Masters session the Spanish actor reveals the ambitions and challenges of shooting his latest documentary SANCTUARY and how he started to join the climate movement. He shares personal anecdotes of his work as an actor and tells us why he will never forget his first shoot with director Miloš Forman.