Primal Screening your way into this week includes a review of the Oscar-nominated documentary, FOR SAMA (2019) Waad Al-Kateab, Edward Watts; an interview with Kirsten Stevens, deputy director of the Melbourne Women in Film Festival; a review of the opening night film for the Melbourne Women in Film Festival, VAI (2019) dir. Becs Arahanga, Amberley Jo Aumua, Matasila Freshwater, Dianna Fuemana, Miria George, Ofa Guttenbeil, Marina Alofagia McCartney, Nicole Whippy and Sharon Whippy. Included in this week's episode is a weekly round up of film news including 3 film festivals currently screening in Melbourne!
Festivals include the Melbourne Women in Film Festival, Melbourne Queer Festival Film and Transitions Film Festival.
About this program
Primal Screen is a show about movies, from the ones on the big screen to the ones you stream. A mix of new release and retrospective film reviews and interviews with film practitioners. Presented by film critics Paul Anthony Nelson, Sally Christie and Flick Ford. With occasional guests Cerise Howard, Emma Westwood and Stuey Richards.
Panel Operator: Karl Chapman
The podcast intro and outro theme is Soft Illusion and was generously provided by Andras.