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The podcast where every other Thursday a Swede and a Mexican get together to discuss movies over coffee or, as they say in Sweden, a Fika!

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The podcast where every other Thursday a Swede and a Mexican get together to discuss movies over coffee or, as they say in Sweden, a Fika!

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    Scene 12: Spiderman Into The Spider-verse

    Scene 12: Spiderman Into The Spider-verse

    A Swede and a Mexican get together over a cup of coffee (or a fika, if you’re Swedish) to talk about films. This week for our Fika, we talk about our “Home-Movie-Watching Habits”, Van Life and then we jump across animated dimensions with Spiderman: Into the Spider-verse. Directed by Peter Ramsey, Rodney Rothman, Bob Persichetti Spiderman: Into the Spider-verse was released in 2018 and it stars Shameik Moore as Miles Morales / Spider-Man, alongside the voices of Jake Johnson, Hailee Steinfeld, Mahershala Ali, Nicolas Cage, Liev Schreiber and so many others!

    Join us every other Thursday!

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    A Conversation With Podcast

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    High Fidelity

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    • 1 hr 30 min
    Scene 11: Her (feat. Alexis Varvagiannis)

    Scene 11: Her (feat. Alexis Varvagiannis)

    A Swede and a Mexican get together over a cup of coffee (or a fika, if you’re Swedish) to talk about films. This week our Fika is crashed by a SPECIAL GUEST, our good Greek-Luxembourgish friend, Alexis Varvagiannis. Join all three of us as we talk about the Netflix show Hollywood, superhero movie fatigue and A.I. relationships as we deep dive into our thoughts on Her (2013). Directed by Spike Jonze and starring Joaquin Phoenix, Scarlett Johansson, Rooney Mara and Olivia Wilde.

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    https://youtu.be/4QR4NeWF65Q



    Our Recommendations

    Bottle Rocket by Wes Anderson

    https://letterboxd.com/film/bottle-rocket-1996/



    #BLACKAF

    https://www.netflix.com/title/81056700?s=i&trkid=13747225



    Hollywood

    https://www.netflix.com/title/81088617?s=i&trkid=13747225



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    • 1 hr 28 min
    Scene 10: Batman & Robin

    Scene 10: Batman & Robin

    A Swede and a Mexican get together over a cup of coffee to talk about films. ICE TO SEE YOU HERE! This week we celebrate our 10th EPISODE! Thank you to all of you who have been with us from the beginning and for those who are just joining us, we hope you enjoy the ride!! This week we take a look back to the start of superhero movies, Batman & Robin (1997) directed by Joel Schumacher. It stars George Clooney as Batman, Arnold Schwarzenegger, Uma Thurman, Chris O'Donnell and Alicia Silverstone. Let’s see if time has been kind to this pun-invested, batnipped train-wreck.



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    Our Recommendations

    Space Force

    https://www.netflix.com/title/70140391?s=i&trkid=13747225

    Electric Warrior (Album) by T. Rex

    https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLz6cAheObZcgRECr_7VDHOQtV4mDyCISo

    • 1 hr 34 min
    Scene 9: The Death of Theaters

    Scene 9: The Death of Theaters

    A Swede and a Mexican get together over a cup of coffee to talk about films. This week, as we gear up for our 10th EPISODE, we have a different type of episode for you guys. We are not talking about a specific movie but rather various topics that have to do with movies. From the future of movie theaters, Christopher Nolan’s new film Tenent, and what makes a good trailer. Thanks for joining us for a shorter coffee cup than usual, we hope you enjoy it!

    Join us every other Thursday!



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    Things we talked about:

    Hot Ones by First We Feast

    https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLAzrgbu8gEMIIK3r4Se1dOZWSZzUSadfZ



    The Universal vs. AMC Debacle

     https://screenrant.com/universal-vs-amc-controversy-trolls-world-tour-explained/



    TENENT Trailer

    https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=MNA2ogW29GU

    • 56 min
    Scene 8: Sphere (feat. Larry Lindsay)

    Scene 8: Sphere (feat. Larry Lindsay)

    A Swede, Mexican and a Canadian (Special Guest Alert) get together over a cup of coffee to talk about films. This week our hosts are joined by the one and only Larry Lindsay in the first ever guest episode of Films & Fika. Join all three, as they dive deep into the sea in Sphere; not before touching on Larry’s favorite movies, Mel Gibson and Art vs. Artist. Sphere, a 1998 film, is directed by Barry Levinson and stars Dustin Hoffman, Sharon Stone, Samuel L. Jackson, Liev Schreiber and Queen Latifah.

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    This episode’s recommendations:

    Algot: It’s Alive with Brad (Youtube)

    https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLKtIunYVkv_SUyXj_6Fe53okfzM9yVq1F



    Mau: Underwater (2020) Film

    https://www.imdb.com/title/tt5774060/



    Larry: Sunshine (2007) Film

    https://www.imdb.com/title/tt0448134/?ref_=fn_al_tt_1



    Go check out Larry’s stuff!

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    Fresh Start by Joakim Karud https://soundcloud.com/joakimkarud

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    • 1 hr 19 min
    Scene 7: The Lobster

    Scene 7: The Lobster

    A Swede and Mexican get together over a cup of coffee to talk about films. This week we talk about Director’s Cuts, Extended Editions, Game of Thrones and the 2015 movie The Lobster. Written and Directed by Yorgos Lanthimos, The Lobster tells the story of David who, after being left by his wife, is taken to The Hotel, where he has 45 days to find a new partner or be turned into an animal. Starring Colin Farrel, Rachel Weisz, Léa Seydoux and Olivia Colman.

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    This episode’s recommendations:

    Algot: Watchmen (2019) - HBO Show



    Mau: You Must Remember This Podcast

    https://podcasts.apple.com/mx/podcast/you-must-remember-this/id858124601?l=en



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    Fresh Start by Joakim Karud https://soundcloud.com/joakimkarud

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    • 1 hr 21 min

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