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Venice Film Festival 2014: interview with Adam Driver and Alba Rohrwacher for Hungry Hearts

Venice Film Festival 2014: interview with Adam Driver and Alba Rohrwacher for Hungry Hearts

We interviewed the winners of Coppa Volpi – best actor and actress – at the Venice Film Festival 2014. Adam Driver and Alba Rohrwacher co-star in Saverio Costanzo’s horror-romance Hungry Hearts. You jumped in ten days before the [read more]

Venice Film Festival 2014: Interviews with Ethan Hawke and Andrew Niccol for Good Kill

Venice Film Festival 2014: Interviews with Ethan Hawke and Andrew Niccol for Good Kill

After the unveiling of Andrew Niccol’s latest movie Good Kill, The Upcoming interviewed actor Ethan Hawke and the director at the 71st Venice Film Festival. Good Kill is the first fiction feature ever made about the drone programme [read more]

Venice Film Festival 2014: Interview with 3 Hearts director Benoit Jacquot

Venice Film Festival 2014: Interview with 3 Hearts director Benoit Jacquot

Presented at the Venice Film Festival 2014, 3 Hearts stars Benoit Poelvoorde and the three fantastic actresses Chiara Mastroianni, Charlotte Gainsbourg and Catherine Deneuve. This is what director Benoit Jacquot had to say about the movie. [read more]

M!R!M: An intimate interview

M!R!M: An intimate interview

M!R!M is the solo project of Italian-born musician Lacapo Bertelli, known in London as Jack Milwaukee. Last week The Upcoming visited him at his flat in Dalston to discuss his music. Can you start off by telling us a bit of background [read more]

What If: Daniel Radcliffe discusses his latest project

What If: Daniel Radcliffe discusses his latest project

What if you’re in love with your best friend? Director Michael Dowse’s soon-to-be-released film, starring Daniel Radcliffe, explores this situation while seeking to rise above the trappings of the rom-com stereotype. The Upcoming [read more]

Believe: interviews with Natasha McElhone, Brian Cox and Sandy Busby

Believe: interviews with Natasha McElhone, Brian Cox and Sandy Busby

Believe is a heart-warming progression from the distresses of a fatherless, working class household in Manchester to the glory and shared love of the football pitch. We interviewed actors Natasha McElhone and Brian Cox, and Sir Matt [read more]

Night Moves: interview with Dakota Fanning

Night Moves: interview with Dakota Fanning

Dakota Fanning is the lead actress of eco-thriller Night Moves by Kelly Reichardt, soon to be released. We caught up with her to talk about her role, career, personal life and what advice she would give to young girls who want to embark on [read more]

Ward Thomas: Country stars from Hampshire chat to The Upcoming

Ward Thomas: Country stars from Hampshire chat to The Upcoming

Catherine and Lizzy Ward-Thomas have been singing country music in the US and the UK for a few years now, but what’s most surprising about them is that the harmonious pair don’t come from the Deep South at all. Growing up on the family [read more]

Dodos, book swapping and what we’ve lost: an interview with author Steve Stack

Dodos, book swapping and what we’ve lost: an interview with author Steve Stack

Steve Stack is the author of the joyful, ticklishly funny bolt down memory lane 21st Century Dodos. The book is a collection of dead or dying artefacts from the past 40 years, exploring what they meant, what they mean and how much we might [read more]

Rhodes discusses his rapid ascent into the public eye

Rhodes discusses his rapid ascent into the public eye

24-year-old singer David Rhodes plays soaring ballads soaked in reverb and has managed to generate a huge amount of buzz in a remarkably short space of time. With just a debut EP entitled Morning under his belt, he has already played at [read more]

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