Film

Nina Paley

Airs at: Thu, 01/28/2021 at 11:30am - 12:00pm
Produced for Words and Pictures
  Animator Nina Paley is one of the most independent of filmmakers.  Her two feature films, Sita Sings the Blues and Seder Masochism, tackle patriarchal themes in religious narratives, and reimagine them from a feminist point of view. A fierce advocate of copyright abolit... Read more

A whole new month of cinema, at Film at 11 for 5 Feb., 2021

Airs at: Fri, 02/05/2021 at 10:30am - 11:00am
Produced for Film at 11
Britta Gordon on xxxxx, Matthew on xxxxx, Jeff Godsil on xxxxx, and thoughts on the book xxxxx.  Read more

Invasions and holidays decade by decade on Film at 11 for Friday, January 29, 2021

Airs at: Fri, 01/29/2021 at 10:30am - 11:00am
Produced for Film at 11
In this week's survey of screen offerings from four different decades, we include Britta Gordon on Steve McQueen's Small Axe Episode three, Red, White and Blue, Jeff Godsil on Billy Wilder's The Apartment, from 1960, KBOO's Matthew on Richard Lester's Juggernaut from 1974, ... Read more

Joan Gratz and Joanna Priestley - from the Archive

Airs at: Thu, 01/14/2021 at 11:30am - 12:00pm
Produced for Words and Pictures
  In this encore episode from 2009, we visit two award-winning independent animation directors at their Portland studios. Joanna Priestley is a filmmaker, teacher, producer, and festival organizer.  She’s best known for her abstract animation, most notably for North of Bl... Read more

Old and New on Film at 11 For 22 January 2021

Airs at: Fri, 01/22/2021 at 10:30am - 11:00am
Produced for Film at 11
This week an eclectic mix as Jeff Godsil talks about Lost in Translation, Matthew of Gremlin Time on the Marvel TV show  WandaVision, and finally the new BFI Film Classics on Max Ophuls's 1948 Letter From an Unknown Woman. Read more

The Ghost of Hollywood - Episode 7

Airs at: Fri, 02/05/2021 at 3:00am - 5:30am
Produced for The Ghost of Hollywood
On this episode of The Ghost of Hollywood, the stench is heavy as Poxy and Ragan discuss John Waters 1981 cult classic, Polyester. Poxy talks with Cinematographer Dave Insley about his work on Polyester and more! Matt C also shows up to the party to talk smack and spin all ... Read more

What is the meaning of life, with Film at 11, Friday, 15 January 2021

Airs at: Fri, 01/15/2021 at 10:30am - 11:00am
Produced for Film at 11
This week the big questions are pondered as Jeff Godsil looks at Lugosi and Browning's Dracula (1931), DKH reflects on Robert Bresson's Mouchette (1967), new on Blu-Ray, Britta Gordon considers Men Go To Battle, Matthew enthuses over several obscure thrillers, and we take a... Read more

Old and new films on Film at 11 for 8 January 2021

Airs at: Fri, 01/08/2021 at 10:30am - 11:00am
Produced for Film at 11
There is still much to enjoy from 2020 releases, and  Britta Gordon assesses the fims of Steven McQueen in the on Small Axe series, including Lovers Rock and Mangrove, Jeff Godsil comments on Fellini's autobiographical  Amarcord, and Matthew of KBOO's Gremlin Time ponders ... Read more

Pepe the Frog's Wild Ride - Matt Furie and the film Feels Good Man

Airs at: Thu, 12/31/2020 at 11:30am - 12:00pm
Produced for Words and Pictures
  The 2016 U.S. presidential election was the first to showcase the power of internet memes, and no meme was more powerful than Pepe the Frog.  Created by Bay-area artist Matt Furie for the 2006 cartoon collection Boy's Club, Pepe suddenly found himself in the midst of a b... Read more

The Ghost of Hollywood - Episode Six

Airs at: Fri, 01/08/2021 at 3:00am - 5:30am
Produced for The Ghost of Hollywood
On this episode of The Ghost of Hollywood, Poxy and Ragan discuss Walter Hill's 1975 directorial debut, Hard Times. Matt C spins all sorts of cool records! Read more