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EFP 27: The French Film Festival and Cinefile

Kat Zabecka is joined by Richard Mowe, the director of the French Film Festival and Cinefile, a distribution company based in Edinburgh. They discuss the process of distribution from start to finish,…

From  Katarina Zabecka on April 21st, 2020 0 likes 10 plays 0  

EFP 26: Lars Von Trier's Antichrist

Kat Zabecka speaks to current 2019/20 MSc Film Studies students Betty, Elisa and Thaddeus. They discuss the controversy and cinematography of Antichrist (2009) while taking a trip down Lars Von…

From  Katarina Zabecka on February 24th, 2020 0 likes 19 plays 0  

EFP 25: Best Films of 2019

Join us for a discussion of the best films from 2019 with Dr David Sorfa and Dr Pasquale Iannone, hosted by Kat Zabecka. Here is the list of films in the order of mention, all released in 2019 (with…

From  Katarina Zabecka on December 22nd, 2019 0 likes 43 plays 0  

EFP 24: Exploring the Moon in Film and Beyond

Kat Zabecka speaks to Dr Alastair Bruce and Mat Vidmar from the Royal Observatory in Edinburgh to commemorate the 50th Anniversary of the Moon landing. They discuss the role of the Moon in cinema,…

From  Katarina Zabecka on December 11th, 2019 0 likes 17 plays 0  

EFP 22: Lacan in Scotland

Kat Zabecka speaks to Dr Calum Neill, Associate Professor of Psychoanalysis & Cultural Theory at Edinburgh Napier University. They discuss Lacan in Scotland, a research group founded by Dr Neill,…

From  Katarina Zabecka on June 16th, 2019 0 likes 48 plays 0  

EFP 21: On Film Dissertations and Academic Writing

Kat Zabecka is joined by Jessie Taylor and Patrick Callaghan, current MSc Film Studies students. They chat about dissertations, choosing topics, research process and academic writing.

From  Katarina Zabecka on May 26th, 2019 0 likes 39 plays 0  

EFP 20: Paris, Texas (1984)

Kat Zabecka is joined by our current MSc Film Students Callum Simpson, Laura Tribaudino and Tina Kandiashvili. They discuss Wim Wenders' iconic Paris, Texas (1984) and explore the film's…

From  Katarina Zabecka on March 26th, 2019 0 likes 22 plays 0  

EFP 19: Best Films of 2018

In this episode, Kat and Dr David Sorfa are joined by Dr Pasquale Iannone, Teaching Fellow in Film Studies. They look back at 2018 and discuss some of the best films of the year, including The…

From  Katarina Zabecka on February 15th, 2019 0 likes 37 plays 0  

EFP 17: D. N. Rodowick in Conversation

We were privileged to have Professor D. N. Rodowick come to Edinburgh on 27 November 2018 and he sat down with David Sorfa to discuss his career as an academic in Film Studies and beyond. Along the…

From  David Sorfa on December 11th, 2018 0 likes 30 plays 0  

EFP 16: News From Home Film Festival 2018

PhD students Eszter Simor and Chantal Bertalanffy talk to Kat Zabecka and Dr David Sorfa about their new film festival News From Home 2018. More about the News from Home Festival is available…

From  Katarina Zabecka on November 16th, 2018 0 likes 18 plays 0  

EFP 15: The Edinburgh Film Podcast

Kat Zabecka and Dr David Sorfa discuss their reasons for starting a new season of the Edinburgh Film Podcast and highlight events, screenings and seminars that are happening in November.

From  Katarina Zabecka on November 12th, 2018 0 likes 26 plays 0  

EFP 13: 36 Hours with Dr David Sorfa

A discussion of George Seaton's 1964 paranoid thriller 36 Hours which is being screened at Filmhouse as part of Edinburgh Spy Week.

From  David Sorfa on October 30th, 2018 0 likes 9 plays 0  

EFP 12: The Handmaiden

Drew and Emily talk about Park Chan-Wook's film, "The Handmaiden."

From  David Sorfa on October 30th, 2018 0 likes 9 plays 0  

EFP 11: Grey Gardens

Emily and Amanda discuss the Maysles' documentary "Grey Gardens," a film on the iconic Bouvier-Beale mother and daughter in their dilapidated home.

From  David Sorfa on October 30th, 2018 0 likes 3 plays 0  

EFP 9:- Beau Travail

Nina and Emily talk about Claire Denis' incredible 1999 film, "Beau Travail."

From  David Sorfa on October 30th, 2018 0 likes 2 plays 0  

EFP 8: Seven Samurai

Noah and Emily discuss Kurosawa's masterpiece, "Seven Samurai."

From  David Sorfa on October 30th, 2018 0 likes 2 plays 0