11 episodes

Four women who work in film, talking about films. Sometimes we love ‘em, sometimes we hate ‘em, sometimes... we don’t know wtf we just watched. From shots and edits to casting and score, we unpack little-known indies, box office smashes, documentaries, foreign language and everything in between. Anything goes and everyone’s welcome! (with Maisie Williams presented by Rapt)

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Four women who work in film, talking about films. Sometimes we love ‘em, sometimes we hate ‘em, sometimes... we don’t know wtf we just watched. From shots and edits to casting and score, we unpack little-known indies, box office smashes, documentaries, foreign language and everything in between. Anything goes and everyone’s welcome! (with Maisie Williams presented by Rapt)

    La Dolca Vita - Federico Fellini

    La Dolca Vita - Federico Fellini

    This episode is about La Dolce Vita chosen by Chloe. La Dolce Vita is a series of stories following a week in the life of a philandering tabloid journalist, Marcello, living in Rome. A classic that we felt we should have seen considering we work in film! It's directed by Federico Fellini and was released in 1961.


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    • 24 min
    Vivarium - Lorcan Finnegan

    Vivarium - Lorcan Finnegan

    In this episode, we talk about Vivarium (2020) chosen by Hannah. Vivarium is a sci-fi thriller about a couple hoping to find their first home. They travel to a suburban neighbourhood where all the houses look identical and soon realise they are trapped. They're given a baby boy to raise, only after then can they be released. It was directed by Lorcan Finnegan and released in 2020. Enjoy!


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    • 26 min
    For Sama - Waad Al-Kateab & Edward Watts

    For Sama - Waad Al-Kateab & Edward Watts

    This episode we talk about For Sama chosen by Chloe. For Sama is a documentary about Waad al-Kateab's life through five years of the uprising in Aleppo, Syria as she falls in love, gets married and gives birth to Sama, all while conflict rises around her. For Sama was directed by Waad Al-Kateab and Edward Watts and was released in 2019. This is a must-watch, we looking forward to hearing your thoughts.


    For Sama (2019) is available on All4


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    • 16 min
    Sorry To Bother You - Boots Riley

    Sorry To Bother You - Boots Riley

    In this episode, we talk about Sorry To Bother You which was chosen by Lowri. Sorry To Bother You is a film about a telemarketer who uses a white voice to help him flourish at his job, throwing him into a universe of greed. But just as his career begins to take off, his friends and co-workers organise a protest against corporate oppression. The film was directed by Boots Riley and released in 2018 Get watching and brace yourself for this one!


    Sorry To Bother You (2018) is available on Netflix


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    • 33 min
    Babyteeth - Shannon Murphy

    Babyteeth - Shannon Murphy

    This episode's film is Babyteeth chosen by Maisie. Babyteeth is a film about a seriously-ill teenager who falls in love with a smalltime drug dealer. As much as her parents don't want to accept him, they inevitably do as the romance gives her a new lust for life. Babyteeth was directed by Shannon Murphy and released in 2020. We hope you love this one as much as we did!


    Babyteeth (2019) is available on Netflix


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    • 29 min
    Thelma and Louise - Ridley Scott

    Thelma and Louise - Ridley Scott

    This episode we discuss Thelma and Louise chosen by Hannah. Thelma and Louise is one of those films that supposedly everyone has seen... eek! Well now, so have we. The film follows two friends who take to the road after shooting a man who assaulted them. Thelma and Louise was directed by Ridley Scott and was released in 1991. Get watching!


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    • 23 min

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Grabbed me as soon as Chloe (I think?!) said that whilst we are unable to physically travel, film can take us to those places. Excited to hear more as there seems to be a lot of interesting and insightful conversations to be had.

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