8 episodes

"We are three Catholic priests from the Order of Preachers, and we're here, as always, to talk about the movies."

Friars & Film Luke Hoyt, Timothy Danaher, Alan Piper

    • TV & Film
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"We are three Catholic priests from the Order of Preachers, and we're here, as always, to talk about the movies."

    2001: A Space Odyssey

    2001: A Space Odyssey

     A discussion of Stanley Kubrick's 1968 film about human origins, human futures, and zero-gravity jogging. Intro music: "Magne Pater" by Dominican Schola Cantorum. Outro music: "Space Oddity" by David Bowie.

    A Hidden Life

    A Hidden Life

    A discussion of Terrence Malick's 2019 film about conscience, heaven, the Alps, and Franz Jägerstätter. Intro music: "Magne Pater" by Dominican Schola Cantorum. Outro music: "Salve Regina" by Arvo Pärt.

    The Burmese Harp

    The Burmese Harp

    A discussion of Kon Ichikawa's 1956 film about Japanese troops, parrots, and harps. Intro music: "Magne Pater" by Dominican Schola Cantorum. Outro music from the film.

    Citizen Kane

    Citizen Kane

    A discussion of Orson Welles' 1941 film about the the rise and fall of a newspaper magnate. Is it "the greatest film of all time" as critics say? Intro music: "Magne Pater" by Dominican Schola Cantorum. Outro music: "Oh! Look At Me Now" by The Tommy Dorsey Orchestra, with Frank Sinatra and Connie Haines.

    Babette's Feast

    Babette's Feast

    A discussion of Gabriel Axel’s 1987 film about a lotto ticket and a last supper. Intro music: "Magne Pater" by Dominican Schola Cantorum. Outro music: "Klockan slår och tiden går" from the ending of the film.

    La Promesse

    La Promesse

    A discussion of the Dardenne brothers' 1996 film on immigration and a Belgian youth's fight for integrity. Intro music: "Magne Pater" by Dominican Schola Cantorum. Outro music: "The Devil, God & Me" by Evan Bartels.

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