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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.

This week Paul, Flick and guest Stuey Richards discuss three superlative examples of 21st century Korean New Wave cinema:

MOTHER (Bong Joon-ho, 2009)

THE HANDMAIDEN (Park Chan-wook, 2016)

TRAIN TO BUSAN (Yeon Sang-ho, 2016)

Playlist for Primal Screen – 13 July 2020
  • DanceLee Byung-woo
  • My Tamako, My SookeeJo Yeong-wook

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.