12th Jan2021

Interview: Josh Hurtado on “5 Great Indian Genre Movies”

by Stuart Wright

In his latest interview/podcast, host and screenwriter Stuart Wright gets an education in Indian genre cinema by Screenanarchy’s brilliantly informed Josh Hurtado. This podcast was set up under the banner 5 Great Indian Genre Movies, but I feel for many of us, this is an ‘An Introduction to Indian Genre Cinema via 5 Great Movies […]

08th Jan2021

Interview: Leslie Byron Pitt on his ‘5 Great Lo-Fi High Concept Sci-Fi Movies’

by Stuart Wright

In his latest podcast/interview, host and screenwriter Stuart Wright talks with film critic & podcaster Leslie Byron Pitt about his picks of 5 Great Lo-Fi High Concept Sci-Fi Movies, including: CUBE (1997) CYPHER (2001) PRIMER (2004) FERMAT’S ROOM (2007) COHERENCE (2013) Find Leslie on Twitter & Instagram on @afrofilmviewer. His blog is afrofilmviewer.com or check […]

22nd Dec2020

Interview: Jason Impey talks ‘5 Great VIPCO Releases’

by Stuart Wright

In his latest interview/podcast, host and screenwriter Stuart Wright speaks to prolific UK horror filmmaker Jason Impey about his documentary Vipco: The Untold Story and picks for 5 Great VIPCO releases. VIPCO was the British distributor, who brought a wide and wild range of genre/horror films – video nasties as the tabloids tagged them – […]

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18th Dec2020

Interview: Writer/director Henry Blake talks ‘County Lines’

by Stuart Wright

In his latest podcast/interview, host and screenwriter Stuart Wright talks with County Lines writer/director Henry Blake about his debut feature film and the creative processes that got him there. The term ‘county lines’ describes the practice of using children to traffic drugs from cities to coastal towns and rural areas, an under-reported fact of modern […]

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15th Dec2020

Interview: Gerard Johnson talks ‘Muscle’

by Stuart Wright

In his latest interview/podcast, host and screenwriter Stuart Wright interviews writer/director Gerard Johnson about his latest feature film, the neo – ‘Newcastle’ – noir thriller Muscle. Simon is a young man who has been working in an ordinary office for a long time. He leads a measured lifestyle, in which every day he repeats the […]

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04th Dec2020

Interview: Zee Zomorrodian talks “5 Great Sporting Documentaries”

by Stuart Wright

In his latest podcast/interview, host and screenwriter Stuart Wright welcomes We Are The Geordies producer Zee Zomorrodian to talk Newcastle United and 5 Great Sporting Documentaries – including: HOOP DREAMS (1994) WHEN WE WERE KINGS (1996) NEXT GOAL WINS (2014) FOREVER PURE (2016) LAST CHANCE U (2016) While you may be familiar with NUFC legends […]

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24th Nov2020

Interview: Film composer Sacha Puttnam

by Stuart Wright

In his latest podcast/interview, host and screenwriter Stuart Wright talks to film composer Sacha Puttnam about his new music project which is out now: Spirit of Cinema: Sacha Puttnam with the Classic Film Orchestra. Tracklisting: Love’s Theme Original score by Giorgio Moroder for Midnight Express, 1978. Best Original score at the Oscars, 1979 First of […]

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17th Nov2020

Interview: Martyn Casserly on “5 Great Films Shot In England”

by Stuart Wright

In his latest podcast/interview, host and screenwriter Stuart Wright talks with Martyn Casserly about 5 Great Films Shot In England, But Not Always Depicting England Martyn is a freelance writer for @techadvisoruk, @macworlduk and others. He also hosts the comedy/retro-film podcast I Saw It Years Ago; a comedy podcast where two friends see if old […]

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09th Nov2020

Interview: Alistair Owen on his ‘5 Great Screen Adaptations’

by Stuart Wright

In his latest podcast/interview, host and screenwriter Stuart Wright talks to Alistair Owen, author of The Art of Screen Adaptation: Top Writers Reveal Their Craft, about his picks for 5 Great Screen Adaptations – dipping into 5 case studies from the book: DRIVE – Hossein Amini – how to write a great opening ATONEMENT – […]

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03rd Nov2020

Interview: Johnny Vivash on his ‘5 Great Irish Horror Films’

by Stuart Wright

In his latest podcast/interview, host and screenwriter Stuart Wright talks with actor Johnny Vivash about 5 Great Irish Horror Films, which include: GRABBERS (2012) A DARK SONG (2016) THE LODGERS (2017) THE DEVIL’S DOORWAY (2018) A HOLE IN THE GROUND (2019)

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23rd Oct2020

Interview: Harry Michell on his film ‘Say Your Prayers’

by Stuart Wright

In his latest intervi4ew/podcast, host and screenwriter Stuart Wright speaks with Harry Michell about writing and directing his new feature film Say Your Prayers. Two orphaned brothers turned radical Christian hitmen venture to rural Ilkley under the instruction of Father Enoch). Their mission: assassinate Professor John Huxley, famed atheist writer. Starring Harry Melling, Tom Brooke, […]

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20th Oct2020

Interview: Caroline Goodall talks ‘The Bay of Silence’

by Stuart Wright

In his latest interview/podcast, host and screenwriter Stuart Wright talks to actor, writer and producer Caroline Goodall about adapting one her favourite stories for screen. Directed by Academy Award nominee Paula van der Oest (Accused) and written by and also starring British actor Caroline Goodall (Schindler’s List), The Bay of Silence is based on the […]

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09th Oct2020

Interview: Director Paul Hyett on his “5 Great Sci-Fi Films”

by Stuart Wright

In his latest interview/podcast, host and screenwriter Stuart Wright talks with Paul Hyett about 5 Great Sci-Fi Films and discusses his new film Peripheral, which is out now. Paul’s pick for 5 great sci-fi films include: BLADE RUNNER (1982) THE THING (1982) THE FLY (1986) EVENT HORIZON (1997) EQUILIBRIUM (2003) Peripheral Official Synopsis: Bobbi Johnson […]

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29th Sep2020

Interview: Ben Cole on “5 Great Skills Of A Good Collaborator In Film”

by Stuart Wright

In his latest podcast/interview, host and screenwriter Stuart Wright talks with filmmaker Ben Cole about 5 Great Skills Of A Good Collaborator In Film. Which includes: Accountability Trust Integrity Assumptions Listening For more on the A Band Of Brothers documentary see bencolecinematographysite.com/?page_id=1553. And for more about the organisation A Band Of Brothers see abandofbrothers.org.uk

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22nd Sep2020

Interview: Ross Boyask on ‘I Am Vengeance: Retaliation’

by Stuart Wright

In his latest podcast/interview, host and screenwriter Stuart Wright talks with writer/director Ross Boyask about how to make a sequel – focussing on his new film, I Am Vengeance: Retaliation, the sequel to the 2018 action/thriller I Am Vengeance. Both headline former wrestling star Stu Bennett and the latest instalment of loyal soldiers turned mercenaries […]

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11th Sep2020

Interview: Dan Martin on his “5 Great SFX Moments in Film”

by Stuart Wright

In his latest podcast/interview, host and screenwriter Stuart Wright talks to Dan Martin (13 Finger FX & co-host of Arrow Video Podcast) about 5 Great SFX Moments in Film. Pre-watch the SFX moments or watch and listen with me and Dan: L’INFERNO (1911) – Satan eats a man: youtu.be/MU4q-ZGo_kw BLOOD FEAST (1963) – Woman has […]

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18th Aug2020

Interview: Ben Halligan on his “5 Great Michael Reeves Moments”

by Stuart Wright

In his latest interview/podcast, hos and screenwriter Stuart Wright talks 5 Great Michael Reeves Moments with writer and academic Ben Halligan, including: Intrusion (1961) Castle of the Living Dead (1964) Revenge of the Blood Beast (1966) The Sorcerers (1967) Witchfinder General (1968) Ben wrote the book on Michael Reeves as part of the British Film-Makers […]

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07th Aug2020

Interview: Lucky McKee talks ‘The Woman’

by Stuart Wright

In his latest interview/podcast, host and screenwriter Stuart Wright talks with Lucky McKee about writing and directing The Woman, collaborating with novelist Jack Ketchum (RIP) and the power of collaboration to making a movie. The Woman (2011) stars Pollyanna Mackintosh, Sean Bridgers, Angela Bettis and Lauren Ashley Carter. The Woman (Pollyanna McIntosh, The Walking Dead) […]

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30th Jul2020

Interview: Miguel Llanso on ‘Jesus Shows You the Way to the Highway’

by Stuart Wright

In his latest podcast/interview, host and screenwriter Stuart Wright talks with writer/director Miguel Llanso about his new his action/comedy/sci-fi film Jesus Shows You the Way to the Highway – which is now available to stream on the Arrow Video Channel in the UK & US! What do you get when you cross Afro-futurism, Cold War […]

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29th Jul2020

Podcast: The Best Superhero Movie You’ve NEVER Seen!

by Stuart Wright

In his latest podcast/interview, host and screenwriter Stuart Wright talks to writer, director and actor Robb Wolford about his feature film The Crusaders #357: Experiment in Evil! A battered wife leaves her husband to become a super hero in this comic book come to life complete with panels , page turns and old fashioned novelty […]

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28th Jul2020

Interview: Writer/director David Freyne on ‘Dating Amber’

by Stuart Wright

In his latest podcast, host and screenwriter Stuart Wright talks with writer/director David Freyne about his new movie Dating Amber, which stars Finn O’Shea, Lola Petticrew, Sharon Horgan and Barry Ward. DATING AMBER is a hilarious coming-of-age comedy set in Ireland in the mid-90s. Things begin to unravel when two closeted teens – Eddie and […]

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14th Jul2020

Interview: Evrim Ersoy on “5 Great Turkish Remakesploitation Movies”

by Stuart Wright

In his latest podcast/interview, host and screenwriter Stuart Wright talks with Evrim Ersoy, the Programme Director at Fantastic Fest, about 5 Great Turkish Remakesploitation Movies, Ari Aster’s attendance at Fantastic Fest and recommends a trio contemporary Turkish movies too. Edit: On Tuesday 7th July Fantastic Fest were sad to announce that this year’s Fantastic Fest […]

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