Jung Woo-sung

Giveaway: BIFAN X Jung Woo-sung

Enter to win the Anthem-curated Bucheon International Fantastic Film Festival mystery box, signed by the South Korean superstar.

Anders Danielsen Lie. © Reto Sterchi.

Catch-Up: Anders Danielsen Lie

The Norwegian actor explores isolation and loneliness in Dominique Rocher’s zombie feature The Night Eats the World.

Mitchell Slaggert

Screen Test: Mitchell Slaggert

The newcomer on transitioning from Calvin Klein model to actor, his Georgian “bullshit barometer,” and Daniel Peddle’s Moss.

Xavier Legrand in West Hollywood. © Ariel Fisher.

Q&A with Xavier Legrand

The ready-made French auteur on the complexities of domestic violence, his acting background, and his feature-length debut Custody.

© François Berthier.

Living Legends: Michael Haneke

Twenty years later, the Austrian auteur revisits the original Funny Games to discuss his craft, actors, and that disastrous remake.

Simon Baker. © Reto Sterchi.

Q&A with Simon Baker

The actor on challenging prescribed masculine ideals, leaving legacies behind, and his feature film directorial debut Breath.

Carla Simón. © Juan Naharro.

Screen Test: Carla Simón

The acclaimed Catalan filmmaker on the joys of directing child actors, revisiting her past, and her feature debut Summer 1993.

Kate Micucci and Sam Huntington, stars of Seven Stages to Achieve Eternal Bliss By Passing Through the Gateway Chosen By the Holy Storsh. © Reto Sterchi.

Tribeca Film Festival Selects

The 17th edition of Gotham’s annual film mecca is now in the books. Step inside for our collection of exclusive portraits!

© Renan Ozturk.

Q&A with Renan Ozturk

The high-stakes adventurer and filmmaker on confronting fears, calculated risk-taking, and lensing Jennifer Peedom’s Mountain.

© Oscilloscope Laboratories.

Catch-Up: McCaul Lombardi

The rising star on filming in his hometown of Baltimore, playing son to legendary actor dads, and Matthew Porterfield’s Sollers Point.

© Charlie Gray.

Q&A with Theo James

The English actor on the inevitability of typecasting, settling into characters, and Per Fly’s Backstabbing for Beginners.

© Jenny Mörtsell.

Screen Test: Alex Rich

The newcomer on auditions, the Antonio Banderas experience, and portraying young Picasso in the anthology series Genius.

© The Riker Brothers. Grooming by Andrea Pezzillo.

Screen Test: Patrick Cage

The newcomer on his early cinematic influences, future ambitions, and joining the cast of HBO’s Sci-Fi Western Westworld.

Sam Neill

Q&A with Sam Neill

The veteran actor on his Obama interview, who should direct his biopic, and Warwick Thornton’s period Western Sweet Country.

Justin Benson (left) and Aaron Moorhead (right) in Manhattan. © Reto Sterchi.

A Conversation with Justin Benson & Aaron Moorhead

The DIY duo on exploring big ideas with small budgets, their Aleister Crowley TV show, and their third feature The Endless.

Alan Cumming

Q&A with Alan Cumming

The renaissance man on Romy & Michele 2, the sanitization of queer cinema, and Vincent Gagliostro’s debut feature After Louie.

Zachary Booth

Catch-Up: Zachary Booth

The actor on the best aspect of indie film, activism, and Vincent Gagliostro’s intergenerational AIDS conversation feature After Louie.

Lynn Shelton on the set of Laggies. © A24.

Q&A with Lynn Shelton

The acclaimed director on empathizing with her actors, moments that struck her in cinema, and her seventh feature Outside In.

Joshua Leonard in Manhattan. © Reto Sterchi.

Q&A with Joshua Leonard

The actor/filmmaker on “the iPhone movie,” The Blair Witch Project’s legacy, and Steven Soderbergh’s psychothriller Unsane.

© Mat Abad.

Q&A with Ward Horton

The hypnotic actor on playing a charismatic sociopath, how 9/11 changed his career path, and Julius Ramsay’s Midnighters.

Xander Robin at Tom’s in Brooklyn, NY. © Reto Sterchi.

Screen Test: Xander Robin

The filmmaker on his singular voice, his approach to making indie pictures, and his stunning debut feature Are We Not Cats.

Johannes Bah Kuhnke

Catch-Up: Johannes Bah Kuhnke

The Swede on “the actors’ responsibility,” the Olympics and North Korea, and Ben Parker’s debut feature The Chamber.

© Mitchell McCormack.

Q&A with Jason Lewis

The actor on his brand of humor, taking a stand against bigotry and sexism, and Heather Graham’s directorial debut Half Magic.

© Andrew Stiles.

Q&A with Robin Tunney

The actress on Nicolas Cage, what it would take for The Craft sequel, and Tim Hunter’s erotic thriller Looking Glass.

© Danaea Li.

Spotlight: Diana Bang

The actress on her sketch comedy background, compartimentalizing The Interview fallout, and Jason James’s Entanglement.

© Benjo Arwas. Styling by Gabriel Langenbrunner with State Artists Management. Grooming by Blondie with Exclusive Artists Management.

Q&A with Douglas Smith

The actor on discovering his craft with Blast from the Past, sibling rivalry, and TNT’s 19th century crime drama The Alienist.

© Jeff Walton. Styling by Vivian LC Style. Hair and make up by Grace Armas.

Q&A with Emma Dumont

The magnetic actress on her ballet background, the challenges of portraying a Manson cult girl, and the renewal of FOX’s The Gifted.

© Bjoern Kommerell.

Catch-Up: Casper Van Dien

The actor on his never-ending journey with Starship Troopers, the possible reboot, and Robert Rodriguez’s Alita: Battle Angel.

© Riker Brothers.

Q&A with Anne Winters

The newcomer on social media, the now defunct Cruel Intentions TV series, and Brian Taylor’s bath-salt insanity Mom and Dad.

The Strange Ones

A Conversation with Chris Radcliff & Lauren Wolkstein

The directing duo on pulling inspiration from true crimes, the unreliable narrator, and their feature-length debut The Strange Ones.

Ofir Raul Graizer at the International Film Festival & Awards • Macao. © Fabrizio Maltese.

Spotlight: Roi Miller

The actor with the “It” factor on his intimate past, working with Samuel Maoz on Foxtrot, and Ofir Raul Graizer’s The Cakemaker.

Ofir Raul Graizer at the International Film Festival & Awards • Macao. © Fabrizio Maltese.

Screen Test: Ofir Raul Graizer

The Israeli filmmaker on going to school in a war zone, rejecting society’s prescribed identities, and his debut feature The Cakemaker.

© Mark Pillai.

Living Legends: Michelle Yeoh

The pioneer on parlaying her Miss Malaysia title into action stardom, her soul-bearing stuntwork, and her truly global film catalogue.

Joe Cole

Q&A with Joe Cole

2018′s Black Mirror and A24′s A Prayer Before Dawn star on bulking up, being punched down, and rising above the occasion.

Jeremy Renner Giveaway

Giveaway: Macao X Jeremy Renner

Enter to win a copy of the International Film Festival & Awards Macao official catalogue, signed by the two-time Oscar nominee.

"Bao Zi" ceramic dumpling designed by Gary Wang.

Giveaway: Macao X Michelle Yeoh

In this Macao Film Festival & Awards exclusive, enter to win a designer keepsake and a handwritten note from the global star.

© Charley Gallay.

Lost Interview: Guillermo del Toro

A never-before-seen chat with the visionary about the MPAA, our “revolting” reality TV world, and cinema’s spiritual function.

© Stefan Armbruster.

Spotlight: Alexander Fehling

Don’t miss the Homeland alumnus in Jan Zabeil’s in-competition entry Three Peaks at this year’s Macao Film Festival & Awards.

Cody Fern at the Viceroy L'Ermitage in Beverly Hills. © Alix Spence.

Screen Test: Cody Fern

The newcomer on growing up in the Australian outback, playing Jennifer Garner’s son, and his next role on American Crime Story.

© Jan-Willem Dikkers.

Q&A with Christopher Abbott

The one-of-a-kind actor on the particulars of choosing projects, his cherished acting moments, and Jamie M. Dagg’s Sweet Virginia.

Joachim Trier in Chelsea, New York City. © Reto Sterchi.

Q&A with Joachim Trier

Norway’s auteur on his childhood notions of fright, running away from anxiety as a filmmaker, and exploring gay love with Thelma.

Jaime King in West Hollywood. © Marc Gabor.

Catch-Up: Jaime King

The actress on the “tip of the iceberg” sexual abuse allegations, the inherent emptiness of social media, and turning life’s corners.

Marianna Palka in West Hollywood. © Marc Gabor.

Q&A with Marianna Palka

The Scottish filmmaker on the catalyst for her new film Bitch, keeping faith in your artistic abilities, and her upcoming feature Egg.

Ruben Östlund in New York City. © Reto Sterchi.

Q&A with Ruben Östlund

Sweden’s auteur on winning the Palme d’Or for The Square, society’s changing social contract, and his next film Triangle of Sadness.

© Sophy Holland.

Q&A with Josh O’Connor

The British actor on going method on a sheep farm, going beyond sexual orientation in film, and Francis Lee’s God’s Own Country.

© Sophy Holland.

Screen Test: Alec Secareanu

The Romanian actor on delivering lambs, the severe filming conditions of Yorkshire, and the likelihood of God’s Own Country 2.

Juan Riedinger in Los Angeles. © Marc Gabor.

Screen Test: Juan Riedinger

The rising actor on his poker obsession, getting into the headspace of a zombie, and Colin Minihan’s It Stains the Sands Red.

© Maarten de Boer.

Q&A with Jamie M. Dagg

The filmmaker on crafting a fictitious town, working with Christopher Abbott and Jon Bernthal, and his neo-noir Sweet Virginia.

Darren Aronofsky Giveaway

Giveaway: BIFF X Darren Aronofsky

Enter to win a copy of the 22nd Busan International Fantastic Film Festival catalogue, signed by the acclaimed filmmaker.

Sean Baker, Willem Dafoe, and Chris Bergoch on the set of The Florida Project.

Q&A with Chris Bergoch

The gifted screenwriter on stunt casting, shedding a light on America’s “hidden homeless,” and Sean Baker’s The Florida Project.