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Live Action, Podcasts

DN090: Anthropology – Victor Solomon

Victor Solomon is a director in the rare and enviable position of being able to initiate his own projects through self-funding. He joins us this week to discuss his

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Live Action, Podcasts

DN087: Sizzlean – Scott Keiner

This week we’re joined by Scott Keiner whose career has seen him direct TV pilots, music videos for bands such as OK Go and the recent short Sizzlean, which

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Live Action, Podcasts

DN086: Extraordinary Rendition – Jim Threapleton

Jim Threapleton joins us to discuss his directorial debut Extraordinary Rendition and the challenges of striking the correct balance of tone in a film that depicts

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Live Action, News

Hotel Harabati Competition

A few days ago it was my pleasure to interview French director Brice Cauvin about his feature debut, the excellent Hotel Harabati, which you may recall appeared in

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Live Action, Podcasts

DN084: Giraffes and Laughs and Feelings and Things – Matt Strachan

Director Matt Strachan joins us this week to discuss his switch from writing to directing on his self-penned short Giraffes and Laughs and Feelings and Things.

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Live Action, News

Peter Bunzl's On The Upside

Back on DN043 Peter Bunzl joined us to discuss his dark, thought experiment animation Mind Games and wet our appetites with talk of his new topsy turvy short On The

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Art & Fashion, Live Action

SotW: The Autobiography of Tom Stern, Chapter Six: The New Science

I got to flex my writing muscles again over at Short of the Week for Tom Stern’s experimental The Autobiography of Tom Stern, Chapter Six: The New Science. Go

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Live Action, Podcasts

DN078: Garage – Lenny Abrahamson

Following an almost interview at last year’s London Film Festival I finally got a chance to see Lenny Abrahamson’s second feature Garage which was the

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Live Action, Podcasts

DN069: Somewhere, Anywhere – Chris Dundon

Today’s guest Chris Dundon not only comes highly recommended by our friends Justin and Neil over at Filmstock, but was part of the crew on Justin’s

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Live Action, Podcasts

DN068 – SICK – Mike Rymer

Mike Rymer joins us to discuss his short film ‘SICK’, which explores the rarely openly discussed problem of depression and the life altering effects it

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Animation, Documentary, Film Festival, Live Action, Podcasts

DN067: Four Eyed Monsters – Arin Crumley & Susan Buice

Along with the great selection of films you’d expect to see, the Times BFI 51st London Film Festival, presented Power to the Pixel – The Digital

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Film Festival, Live Action, Podcasts

DN LFF07: Far North – Asif Kapadia

Amidst the two weeks of screenings and events that was The Times BFI 51st London Film Festival sat the calm oasis of the filmmakers’ breakfasts, which along

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