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Primal Screen is a radio show and podcast about movies, from the ones on the big screen to the ones you stream. A mix of new release and retrospective film reviews and interviews with film practitioners on 3RRR 102.7FM in Melbourne Australia.

Presented by film critics Paul Anthony Nelson, Sally Christie and Flick Ford. With occasional guests Cerise Howard, Emma Westwood and Stuey Richards.

Panel Operator: Karl Chapman
Podcast Editor: Maudie Osborne

The intro and outro theme is Soft Illusion and was generously provided by Andras.
https://andras.bandcamp.com/track/soft-illusion

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    • Film Reviews
    • 4.8 • 22 Ratings

Primal Screen is a radio show and podcast about movies, from the ones on the big screen to the ones you stream. A mix of new release and retrospective film reviews and interviews with film practitioners on 3RRR 102.7FM in Melbourne Australia.

Presented by film critics Paul Anthony Nelson, Sally Christie and Flick Ford. With occasional guests Cerise Howard, Emma Westwood and Stuey Richards.

Panel Operator: Karl Chapman
Podcast Editor: Maudie Osborne

The intro and outro theme is Soft Illusion and was generously provided by Andras.
https://andras.bandcamp.com/track/soft-illusion

    Spotlight on the films of Pixar animation studio

    Spotlight on the films of Pixar animation studio

    To celebrate the 35th anniversary of Pixar studios, Paul Anthony Nelson and Flick Ford are joined by special guest, Melbourne animator Kelsey Pettifer, to review three classic films from the Pixar vault: TOY STORY dir. John Lasseter (1995), WALL• E dir. Andrew Stanton (2008) and COCO dir. Adrian Molina, Lee Unkrich (2017).  Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/primalscreenshow/ Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/primal_screen_show/ Twitter: https://twitter.com/primal_screen

    • 47 min
    New release reviews of THE FATHER, THE PAINTER AND THE THIEF and NOBODY.

    New release reviews of THE FATHER, THE PAINTER AND THE THIEF and NOBODY.

    Reviews of new releases THE FATHER dir. Florian Zeller(2020), THE PAINTER AND THE THIEF dir. Benjamin Ree (2020) and NOBODY dir. Ilya Naishuller (2021). With presenters Flick Ford, Paul Anthony Nelson, Lisa Kovacevic, and Cerise Howard.  Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/primalscreenshow/ Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/primal_screen_show/ Twitter: https://twitter.com/primal_screen

    • 48 min
    Sally Christie's final week on Primal Screen

    Sally Christie's final week on Primal Screen

    To commemorate Sally Christie's final show before heading off on maternity leave, the crew reviews three of her all-time favourite films with co-hosts Paul Anthony Nelson and Flick Ford. Included in this episode are reviews of BLOW OUT dir. Brian De Palma (1981), AN AMERICAN WEREWOLF IN LONDON dir. John Landis (1981) and SHALLOW GRAVE dir. Danny Boyle (1994).  Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/primalscreenshow/ Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/primal_screen_show/ Twitter: https://twitter.com/primal_screen

    • 49 min
    Reviews of JUDAS & THE BLACK MESSIAH, FRENCH EXIT and MOXIE

    Reviews of JUDAS & THE BLACK MESSIAH, FRENCH EXIT and MOXIE

    Presenters Flick Ford and Sally Christie are joined by guest reviewer Will Cox to discuss three new releases: JUDAS & THE BLACK MESSIAH dir. Shaka King (2021), FRENCH EXIT dir. Azazel Jacobs (2020) and MOXIE dir. Amy Pohler (2021). Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/primalscreenshow/ Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/primal_screen_show/ Twitter: https://twitter.com/primal_screen

    • 47 min
    Melbourne Queer Film Festival Artistic Director Spiro Economopoulos and review of Roy Andersson's ABOUT ENDLESSNESS

    Melbourne Queer Film Festival Artistic Director Spiro Economopoulos and review of Roy Andersson's ABOUT ENDLESSNESS

    In this week's episode, presenters Paul Anthony Nelson, Sally Christie and Cerise Howard are joined by Artistic Director of the Melbourne Queer Film Festival, Spiro Economopoulos, for a chat about this year's MQFF. They also review Roy Andersson's latest effort ABOUT ENDLESSNESS (2020). Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/primalscreenshow/ Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/primal_screen_show/ Twitter: https://twitter.com/primal_screen

    • 50 min
    IWD special with reviews of NOMADLAND (2020) and 3 WOMEN (1977)

    IWD special with reviews of NOMADLAND (2020) and 3 WOMEN (1977)

    Reviews of Robert Altman's 1977 dreamy desert drama, 3 Women and a new release in Chloe Zhao's highly anticipated Nomadland (2020). With presenters Flick Ford, Sally Christie, and Cerise Howard. Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/primalscreenshow/ Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/primal_screen_show/ Twitter: https://twitter.com/primal_screen

    • 46 min

Customer Reviews

4.8 out of 5
22 Ratings

22 Ratings

Poochy222 ,

Great Podcast

Really look forward to your reviews and love the wide range of different movies and themes that you talk about, especially loved your enthusiasm over this time in Melbourne when cinemas aren’t available to us. Thank you all!

Horrible Old Guts ,

the new margaret and david

This is a pretty good film review show. I get some good recommendations here.

Demon Dave Longmuir ,

Love it

Great show with a good rapport between hosts

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