Jorge Larossa and Jan Masschelein had a lengthy conversation with Jean-Pierre and Luc Dardenne, held in 2010 on the occasion of their honorary doctorate at University of Leuven. You can watch it here.
“The radio voice not only is a poetic sound (upon which the soundtrack plays enormously) but conveys a political truth: ‘politics is first and foremost a question of voice; radio is a question of voice,’ says the repairman, the man at the beach speaks against the din of the sea.
“Leçons d’une université volante is a quintet of short interviews with Belgian immigrants from communist Poland. The Dardennes have said one of the reasons they made documentaries was to gather people together and build communities of workers, immigrants, and activists.