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EFP 33: Cinemas and Film Streaming Platforms

Kat Zabecka speaks to 3 current MSc Film Studies students Nick, Devika and Karen. They discuss their different film viewing experiences during the pandemic and debate the impact of film streaming…

From  Katarina Zabecka on July 15th, 2021 0 likes 11 plays 0  

Ghost Ships

What motivates a captain to sacrifice his own men and purposely sink his own ships? Slipping below the waves of Scapa Flow, descending deeper and deeper into the darkness, reveals the eerie and alien…

From  Richard Rulon Davis Iii on June 9th, 2021 0 likes 0 plays 0  

EFP 32: Wilderness (2017) with Screenwriter Neil Fox

Kat Zabecka talks to Dr Neil Fox, the writer of Wilderness (2017), now available to stream. They discuss the writing process, inspiration for the characters and the timeliness of the digital release…

From  Katarina Zabecka on June 2nd, 2021 0 likes 7 plays 0  

EFP 31: Film Noir with Dr Pasquale Iannone

Kat Zabecka talks to Dr Pasquale Iannone, Senior Teaching Fellow in Film Studies, about film noir. If you want to know how to recognise one or you are simply looking for watchlist inspiration, this…

From  Katarina Zabecka on April 12th, 2021 0 likes 41 plays 0  

Postgraduate Virtual Open Day - an Introduction to Film Studies (MSc)

Catch up on a recording of the 'Introduction to our taught programme in Film Studies’ given by Dr David Sorfa during Postgraduate Virtual Open Day in November 2020. The session involves a…

From  Maire Cox on March 18th, 2021 0 likes 36 plays 0  

EFP 30: Audio-Cinematic Podcasts with Dario Llinares

Kat Zabecka is joined by Dr Dario Llinares who is Principal Lecturer n the School of Media at the University of Brighton and co-host of the Cinematologists Podcast with Dr Neil Fox. We discuss…

From  Katarina Zabecka on January 25th, 2021 0 likes 23 plays 0  

EFP 29: Film in the Time of Lockdown

Kat Zabecka talks to MSc Film Studies student, Elisa Teneggi. Join us for a discussion about Bruno Dumont, Unorthodox, Normal People, Dark, Bad People, The Lunchbox, Portrait of a Lady on Fire, The…

From  Katarina Zabecka on September 26th, 2020 0 likes 22 plays 0  

EFP 28: Discussing Agnès Varda

Kat Zabecka talks to Dr Caire Boyle, lecturer in French and Francophone Studies at the University of Edinburgh. They discuss the life and work of Agnès Varda and consider Varda's…

From  Katarina Zabecka on June 29th, 2020 0 likes 24 plays 0  

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 18 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 27 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 54 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 19 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 79 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 54 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 30 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 39 plays 0