Film critic and commentator Jeremy Smith (Mr Beaks on Ain’t It Cool News) joins the Hyphenates to debate the films of April 2013, discuss the all-too-brief career of filmmaker Fabián Bielinsky, and explore the expansive and surprising filmography of director Brian De Palma.
Actress Cate Wolfe (ABC1′s The Dr Blake Mysteries) joins the Hyphenates to compare notes on the new releases of March 2013, ask what the “Veronica Mars” Kickstarter campaign means for the future of crowdfunding, and check out the filmography of the legendary and mysterious Swedish auteur Roy Andersson.
Actress and filmmaker Victoria Thaine (The Loved Ones, Caterpillar Wish) joins the Hyphenates to review the cinema releases of February 2013, find out what it means when we say a character is “unlikeable”, and go through the the amazing films of writer/director Alexander Payne.
Film lecturer and life-long cinephile George Viscas joins the Hyphenates to talk to the films of January 2013, look at the criminally-short filmography of Elaine May, and examine the career of Italian maestro Luchino Visconti.
Film critic Rich Haridy joins the Hyphenates to talk the films of December 2012, compare notes on the five best films of the year, and look at the ongoing filmography of American provocateur Oliver Stone.
Singer and comedian Geraldine Quinn joins the Hyphenates to review the films of November 2012, ask how much modern audiences care about continuity, and get stuck into the films of Finnish auteur Aki Kaurismäki.
Film festival programmer Mathieu Ravier guests to talk the films of October 2012, look back at the career of the legendary Jean Vigo, and parse the filmography of Wong Kar-wai.
Writer and actress Perri Cummings joins the Hyphenates to talk the films of September 2012, ask why some actors choose to become directors, and dive head-first into the career of Spanish filmmaker Pedro Almodóvar.
Writer and critic Alice Tynan joins the Hyphenates to debate the films of August 2012, question how much your mood influences your enjoyment of a film, and parse the filmography of the one and only Steven Soderbergh.
John Richards (co-creator/writer of TV’s “Outland” and co-host of the podcast “Boxcutters”) joins the Hyphenates to talk the key films of July 2012, look at the brief but significant career of filmmaker Sarah Watt, and examine the filmography of writer/director Todd Haynes.