Category Archives: Interviews

Illustrator Tony Stella Talks Columbo

Illustrator Tony Stella shares his brilliant work and his own fascination with Columbo. Read More

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Telling Good Stories, with Ileana Achim

Zoe navigates on an umbrella on the sea of the world’s stories. She is endlessly curious and eager to explore new frontiers. She is like one of the great storybook travellers – Mary Poppins, Aladdin, Phileas Fogg and Dorothy Gale. In our interview, Ileana Achim, Editura Frontiera, and I talk children’s books, writers and illustrations, finding good stories to publish and why … Read More

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“The Short Film is a Space for Infinite Freedom”: Interview with Filmmaker Nicolas Bianco-Levrin

In my interview with animation filmmaker Nicolas Bianco-Levrin, we talk about the creative process behind his films, why he prefers short stories and his special collaboration with Julie Rembauville. Read More

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Making a Fictional World Feel Real: Interview with Graphic Designer Erica Dorn

The French Dispatch film poster. Illustration by Javi Aznarez. Photograph courtesy of Searchlight Pictures     Wes Anderson’s films dispose of a rich scale of forms of expression and an astounding artistic freedom. He is the kind of director who … Read More

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“My Posters Are Basically My Emotions”: Interview with Film Poster Designer Maks Bereski

”Le mépris” (1963) film poster design by Maks Bereski © Plakiat     The audience involvement with the film should really begin with the first frame, said Saul Bass, referring to the title sequences. I would say that the audience … Read More

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