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Listen to Primal Screen – 18 October 202101:00:0018 October 2021

Flick Ford is joined this week by guest critics Lisa Kovacevic and Will Cox for a focus on new Australian TV drama serials. The team chat live with NEW GOLD MOUNTAIN director Corrie Chen and review THE NEWSREADER and FIRES.

NEW GOLD MOUNTAIN (Corrie Chen, 2021) – Stream: SBS On Demand

THE NEWSREADER (Emma Freeman, 2021) – Stream: ABC iView

FIRES (Michael Rymer, Ana Kokkinos, Kim Mordaunt, 2021) – Stream: ABC iView

Playlist for Primal Screen – 18 October 2021
  • Safety DanceMen Without Hats
  • We Can Get TogetherFlowers

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.