By Dario Llinares and Neil Fox.
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Film academics Dr Dario Llinares and Dr Neil Fox introduce a live screening followed by an audience Q&A. The podcast also features interviews with filmmakers, scholars, writers and actors who debate all aspects of cinema and film culture.
||CleanEpisode 44: The Happiest Day in the Life of Olli Mäki (with director Juho Kuosmanen)||Neil and Neil discuss Finnish drama The Happiest Day in the Life of Olli Mäki||20 4 2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanEpisode 43: Professor Richard Dyer||Dario talks to renowned Cultural Studies scholar Professor Richard Dyer.||6 4 2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||ExplicitEpisode 42: Ben Wheatley||Neil talks in-depth to British film director Ben Wheatley||2 4 2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanEpisode 41: Victim (with writer David Blakeslee)||Dario and Neil discuss Basil Dearden's 1961 Classic Victim, starring Dirk Bogarde & Sylvia Sims.||21 3 2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanEpisode 40: Feminist Surrealism and Film (with Dr Sabina Stent & Dr Felicity Gee)||Neil is joined at the University of Falmouth by Dr Sabina Stent (@SabinaStent) and Dr Felicity Gee (@fiandshoegaze) to discuss feminist surrealism and film.||1 3 2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanEpisode 39: Eyes Without a Face (with academic Matt Smith)||Dario is joined by Film Theorist Emre Caglayan at the Electric Palace in Hastings to screen and discuss Georges Franju's classic surrealist inspired horror Eyes Without a Face. A truly influential film Eyes Without a Face is often placed alongside Psycho||21 2 2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanEpisode 38: Robocop||Neil, Kingsley and Dario discuss one of their seminal childhood films: Paul Verhoeven's 80s sci-fi classic Robocop.||10 2 2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanEpisode 37: Essay Film Now||This episode focuses on the essay film with interviews of four filmmakers who are shortlisted for the Arts Foundation essay film prize||14 1 2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanEpisode 36: 2016 review||Dario and Neil discuss their favourite films of 2016.||25 12 2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanEpisode 35: Gremlins (plus an interview with Lola Landekic)||Neil and Dario are filled of Christmas cheer by screening Joe Dante's Gremlins||16 12 2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanEpisode 34: The War Room (with filmmaker George Amponsah)||This week's episode features discussion of politics and documentary focusing on The War Room||6 12 2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanEpisode 33: Lost in Translation (with Melody Bridges and Violet Lucca)||Dario and Neil discuss Sophia Coppola's Lost in Translation with special guests Melody Bridges and Violet Lucca||18 11 2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanEpisode 32: Knowing Sounds: Podcasting as Academic Practice||Knowing Sounds is The Cinematologist's contribution to the Disrupted Journal of Media Practice.||10 11 2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanEpisode 31: Before Sunrise (with film reviewer Ren Zelen)||Dario and Neil discuss the work of Richard Linklater and analyse some of the films that showed at the London Film Festival||17 10 2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanEpisode 30: Memento||Dario and Neil are back with season 4 of the podcast starting with discussion of Christopher Nolan's Memento.||26 9 2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanEpisode 29b Broken Embraces||Dario & Neil discuss Broken Embraces and the films of Pedro Almodovar||24 8 2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanEpisode 29a Summer Special||Dario and Neil meet for a summer catch up to discuss all things cinema.||4 8 2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanEpisode 28 Old Joy/I am Belfast (plus an interview with Mark Cousins)||Dario and Neil discuss Kelly Reichardt's Old Joy and Neil interviews Mark Cousins about his new film I am Belfast.||26 6 2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanEpisode 27: The Last Detail (with film critic Christina Newland)||Dario and Neil discuss Hal Ashby's The Last Detail and assess the legacy of the American new wave.||1 6 2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanEpisode 26: Ex_Machina||Dario and Neil discuss Alex Garland's 2014 Sci-Fi drama Ex_Machina.||14 5 2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanEpisode 25: 20000 Days on Earth (with director Kieran Evans)||Dario and Neil discuss the Nick Cave music documentary 20000 Days on Earth||7 5 2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanEpisode 24: Mad Max||Dario and Neil discuss George Miller's seminal ozploitation action film Mad Max.||24 4 2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanEpisode 23 Blue Steel (with director Kim Longinotto)||Neil and Dario discuss the films of Kathryn Bigelow with the focus on Blue Steel||1 4 2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanEpisode 22: Le Quai des Brumes||Dario and Neil discuss Marcel Carné's classic French wartime noir Le Quai des Brumes (Port of Shadows, 1938)||19 3 2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanEpisode 21: The Hunger (with directors the Blaine brothers)||This week the cinematologists screen Tony Scott's feature debut The Hunger.||4 3 2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanEpisode 20: Bronco's House (with director Mark Jenkin)||Dario talks to director Mark Jenkin about his new film Bronco's House.||26 2 2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanEpisode 19: Interview with Professor Murray Pomerance||In a bonus episode Dario discusses all things cinema with Prof. Murray Pomerance.||5 2 2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanEpisode 18: The Trial (with writer Josh Karp)||The first episode of season 3 features Orson Welles' The Trial||24 1 2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanEpisode 17: Interview with Dr. Catherine Grant||In a special bonus episode Dario talks in-depth across a range of film related subjects with Dr. Catherine Grant the creator of Film Studies for Free..||27 12 2015||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanEpisode 16: In the Mood for Love||Neil and Dario screen and discuss one of their favourite films: Wong Kar-Wai's modern classic In The Mood For Love.||8 12 2015||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanEpisode 15: The Hitch-Hiker (with writer Jack Thorne)||Dario and Neil discuss Ida Lupino's 1953 film noir The Hitch-Hiker.||2 12 2015||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanEpisode 14: Seconds (with journalist Andy Bass)||Dario hosts the first screening at the University of Brighton Hastings campus featuring John Frankenhiemer's Seconds||20 11 2015||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanEpisode 13: Dead of Night (with writer Jez Connolly)||Dario and Neil visit the University of Bristol for a screening of the 1945 Horror portmanteau Dead of||31 10 2015||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanEpisode 12: Planes, Trains and Automobiles (with filmmaker Jeanie Finlay)||Neil and Dario are joined by colleague Kingsley Marshall to discuss John Hughes' Planes Trains and Automobiles||25 10 2015||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanEpisode 11: Tony Manero (with Prof. Will Brooker)||Dario and Neil discuss the dark side of star fanaticism in Pablo Larraín's unique and brutal Chilean drama Tony Manero (2008)||4 10 2015||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanEpisode 10: 12 Angry Men||Dario and Neil are joined by colleague Kingsley Marshall to discuss Sydney Lumet's 12 Angry Men||26 9 2015||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanEpisode 9b: Port Eliot Special (with Caroline Catz, Simon Armitage and Sandy Powell)||Neil interviews a range of guests on our second episode from the Port Eliot Festival||9 9 2015||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanEpisode 9a: Port Eliot Special (Point Blank)||Neil is joined by filmmaker Mark Jenkin for the screening and discussion of John Boorman's 1967 classic Point Blank||21 8 2015||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanEpisode 8: Pacific Rim (Sci-Fi Special Part 2)||Neil and Dario argue their cases for and against the Sci-Fi blockbuster Pacific Rim||26 6 2015||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanEpisode 7: The Thing; The Fly; Rollerball; (Sci-Fi Special Part 1)||Neil and Dario discuss their introduction to four films screened during the BFI Sci-Fi season.||4 6 2015||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanEpisode 6: Goodbye Dragon Inn (with Dr. Sarah Atkinson)||Episode 6 of the Cinematologists podcast featuring Goodbye Dragon Inn||13 5 2015||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanEpisode 5: Bronson (with Dr. Johnny Walker)||Dario and Neil discuss the themes and aesthetics of Nicolas Winding Refn's violent prison spectacle Bronson (2008)||2 5 2015||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanEpisode 4: Yojimbo (with Director Mark Herman)||Neil and Dario discuss Akira Kurosawa's 1961 Samurai classic Yojimbo||9 4 2015||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanEpisode 3: Whip it (with Prof. Linda Ruth Williams & Dr. Shelly Cobb)||Neil and Dario, along with guest cinematologist Dr. Laura Canning discuss this weeks screening of Whip It||24 3 2015||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanEpisode 2: Bande À Part (with actors Gillian Harker, Robert Dukes, Aisling M De'Ath & Adam Lannon )||Neil and Dario discuss this weeks' screening of Bande À Part||24 3 2015||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanEpisode 1: Repo Man (with Director Lucian Busse)||Introduction and audience discussion of Repo Man||24 3 2015||Free||View in iTunes|
A fantastic and insightful podcast
...that has encouraged me to watch films I have never seen and re-discover some total gems.
Neil and Dario have an obvious passion for the subject of film and the craft involved. Their deconstruction of Yojimbo is particularly interesting and entertaining.
The Ultimate Cinema Discussion
The Cinematologists don’t pull any punches when it comes to film discussion. Neil and Dario and their guests engage in real, intelligent conversations about a variety of films and themes from all different genres and periods. Some might say this isn’t for the casual movie-watcher but if you’re looking to widen your film pallet and really challenge yourself as well as your opinions then this is the podcast for you. Well edited, really well thought-out and effortless to listen to.
A must for the discerning cinephile!
Insightful and entertaining, The Cinematologists is the podcast for every cinephile. Where some may only scratch the surface Neil and Dario delve deep into Cinema and what it means to be cinematic. Each episode features interesting conversation between the hosts as well as audience discussion and industry insight. A must for those interested in culture, art and everything film.