Category: Video Interviews

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SELMA: Cinema Siren Interviews Ava DuVernay and David Oyelowo

  Leslie Combemale aka Cinema Siren conducts an exclusive interview with the director and lead actor of Selma:  

Interviews with Film Artist John Alvin

Interviews with famed movie poster artist John Alvin, where he discusses his inspiration for the many poster one sheets he created in his 35 year career, with Cinema Siren Leslie Combemale. For images of his work go to For more film art, This video is part 1 of 4. Be sure to check out part 2, …

Steve Chorney: Cinema Artist

Steve Chorney and Leslie from ArtInsights talk about the movies he worked on, how his career got started as a cinema artist, working on many 80s movie posters, and the current state of the business. Steve Chorney is one of a select few in Hollywood hired to create comps for some of the most well …

Harry Potter Graphic Artists Interview at Woop Studios with ArtInsights

Harry Potter graphic arts designers Miraphora Mina and Eduardo Lima interviewed at Woop Studios in London-discussing “The Daily Prophet”, “Harry Potter: Film Wizardry”, “The Quibbler”, “Ministry of Magic” posters, and their new British Design Award nominated project at Woop Studios. They worked on Stuart Craig’s Oscar Nominated production design team, and talk about all facets …

HTTYD2 exclusive: Director Dean DeBlois–Is it “The Empire Strikes Back” with animated dragons?

Cinema Siren talks How To Train Your Dragon 2 with DeBlois: Cate Blanchett, Kit Harington, Djimon Hounsou’s characters, How he was influenced by a scene in Blood Diamond, and what inspired him from Star Wars Empire Strikes Back!