33 episodes

Lights to Low is a filmography podcast, in which we will survey the works—film by film, every week—of some of cinema’s greatest directors, from their first film to their last.

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Lights to Low is a filmography podcast, in which we will survey the works—film by film, every week—of some of cinema’s greatest directors, from their first film to their last.

    032: Ready Player One (Steven Spielberg)

    032: Ready Player One (Steven Spielberg)

    On this episode of Lights to Low, we go Back to the Future for Ready Player One, a film that warns us against the potential evils of technology while utilizing advanced technologies. So, join us in the Stacks and or the Oasis as we search for Easter eggs, 1980s pop culture references, and the reason why anyone would want to move to Columbus, Ohio.

    • 1 hr 44 min
    031: The Post (Steven Spielberg)

    031: The Post (Steven Spielberg)

    On this episode of Lights to Low, we go full Baby Boomer and talk Vietnam, Nixon, feminism, and many more things Spielberg had consciously avoided until this point in his career.

    • 1 hr 33 min
    030: The BFG (Steven Spielberg)

    030: The BFG (Steven Spielberg)

    On this episode of Lights to Low, we talk frobscottle, whizpoppers, phizwizards, and the lamentations of children’s nightmares implanted by a giant. You know, for the kids.

    • 55 min
    029: Bridge of Spies (Steven Spielberg)

    029: Bridge of Spies (Steven Spielberg)

    On this episode of Lights to Low, we hop the Berlin Wall and cross the Bridge of Spies as Spielberg goes all Cold War as we discuss more white people doing white things.

    • 1 hr 34 min
    028: Lincoln (Steven Spielberg)

    028: Lincoln (Steven Spielberg)

    On this episode of Lights to Low, we talk all things Lincoln, save for his childhood, early political career, first term as president, his height, his beard, his…well, I guess we talk some things Lincoln.

    • 1 hr 31 min
    027: War Horse (Steven Spielberg)

    027: War Horse (Steven Spielberg)

    On this episode of Lights to Low, we talk war and horses but mostly war horses. Cue the owl calls and grab the wire cutters as Spielberg takes us back to World War I, a war apparently rated PG-13 and mostly revolved around equine animal husbandry.

    • 1 hr 13 min

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