By Arik Devens
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A podcast about trading films with friends. Each month I choose a film for a friend to watch and they choose one for me. Then we discuss. Two episodes a month, first my choice and then theirs.
||Explicit24. The Happiness of the Katakuris||In which Christa Mrgan and I discuss the symphony of the absurd||7/31/2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||Explicit23. An Autumn Afternoon||In which Christa Mrgan and I discuss beauty, simplicity, and the patriarchy||7/17/2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||Explicit22. Bob Roberts||In which Herb van der Poll and I discuss how catchy bad ideas can be when presented in song||6/29/2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||Explicit21. The Vanishing||In which Herb van der Poll and I discuss why artists sometimes shouldn't remake their own art||6/17/2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||Explicit20. The Front||In which West Anthony and I discuss what is and isn't American||5/30/2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||Explicit19. ¡Alambrista!||In which West Anthony and I discuss the realities of illegal immigration||5/17/2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||Explicit18. Moon||In which Patrick Gibson and I discuss the ethical ramifications of cloning||4/30/2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||Explicit17. Wild Strawberries||In which Patrick Gibson and I discuss the contemplative power of road trips||4/15/2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||Explicit16. Taste of Cherry||In which Neven Mrgan and I discuss killing yourself||3/28/2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||Explicit15. Day of Wrath||In which Neven Mrgan and I discuss the complexities of witchcraft||3/15/2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||Explicit14. Reality Bites||In which David Blakeslee and I discuss the epitome of Generation X||2/28/2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||Explicit13. Chungking Express||In which David Blakeslee and I discuss the romance of loneliness||2/15/2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||Explicit12. S1m0ne||In which Serenity Caldwell and I discuss an enjoyable train wreck||1/29/2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||Explicit11. Alphaville||In which Serenity Caldwell and I discuss a society dictated by a poetic computer||1/23/2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||Explicit10. Inside Out||In which Maja Henderson and I discuss all the feels||12/29/2015||Free||View in iTunes|
||Explicit9. All That Heaven Allows||In which Maja Henderson and I discuss social mores of the 1950s||12/19/2015||Free||View in iTunes|
||Explicit8. Catch Me If You Can||In which Allen Pike and I discuss an incredibly entertaining diversion||11/29/2015||Free||View in iTunes|
||Explicit7. Brazil||In which Allen Pike and I discuss the insanity of unchecked bureaucracy||11/10/2015||Free||View in iTunes|
||Explicit6. Singin' in the Rain||In which Jessie Char and I discuss a slice of the 20s, from the perspective of the 50s||10/26/2015||Free||View in iTunes|
||Explicit5. The Love Parade||In which Jessie Char and I discuss the utter ridiculousness that was Maurice Chevalier||10/15/2015||Free||View in iTunes|
||Clean4. Inception||In which Jake Desaulniers and I discuss dumb movies that wish they were smart||9/24/2015||Free||View in iTunes|
||Clean3. The Spy Who Came in from the Cold||In which Jake Desaulniers and I discuss alcoholism, communism, and other things that matter||9/3/2015||Free||View in iTunes|
||Clean2. Katy Perry: Part of Me||In which Clarko and I discuss how Katy Perry is really a design inspiration||8/17/2015||Free||View in iTunes|
||Clean1. Kind Hearts and Coronets||In which Clarko and I discuss a British black comedy from 1949 and compare it to Scrubs||8/3/2015||Free||View in iTunes|
A good concept for a podcast and a good excuse to rewatch and think about old cool movies. Long live criterion!
I love the podcast. Keep up the great work. The format’s original and really fun!