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While cinemas are closed, the team discuss films available to view at home on streaming services or via online home rental.

In Primal Screen's first ever director spotlight, the team look back at three films from Kathryn Bigelow

NEAR DARK (Kathryn Bigelow, 1987)

POINT BREAK (Kathryn Bigelow, 1991)

DETROIT (Kathryn Bigelow, 2017)

Playlist for Primal Screen – 27 April 2020
  • FeverThe Cramps
  • Get ReadyThe Temptations

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 occasional interviews with film practitioners. Presented by Paul Anthony Nelson and Flick Ford with regular guest critics. 

Co-producer and panel operator: Karl Chapman
Podcast editor: Maudie Osborne


The podcast intro and outro theme is Soft Illusion and was generously provided by Andras.