12 episodes

The official podcast of Boston's unofficial film school: The Brattle Theatre. Since 1953 the Brattle has been a home for film lovers to gather and share great cinema; showing an eclectic mix of classic, cutting-edge, foreign, cult, and art-house movies on 35mm film, digital projection, and now virtually.

The Brattle Film Podcast The Brattle Theater, Ian Brownell, Ivy Moylan, Ned Hinkle, Alissa Darsa

    • TV & Film
    • 5.0, 18 Ratings

The official podcast of Boston's unofficial film school: The Brattle Theatre. Since 1953 the Brattle has been a home for film lovers to gather and share great cinema; showing an eclectic mix of classic, cutting-edge, foreign, cult, and art-house movies on 35mm film, digital projection, and now virtually.

    Episode 10: More Virtual Cinema Offerings

    Episode 10: More Virtual Cinema Offerings

    We discuss five films playing in our virtual cinema: The Ghost of Peter Sellers, Lucky Grandma, Vitalina Varela, Fourteen, and Thousand Pieces of Gold. Plus, we get a surprise visit from the editor of one of those films for an unplanned Q&A. 

    • 59 min
    Episode 09: Reunion Week 2020

    Episode 09: Reunion Week 2020

    For our annual Reunion Week, we take a look at some films from the classes of 1945, 1970, and 1995.

    • 1 hr 5 min
    Episode 08: Women of Sci-Fi

    Episode 08: Women of Sci-Fi

    We're joined by our friends at Alex and Kristen from Strictly Brohibited for a series of sci-fi films that have a significant creative contribution from women – either behind the camera or the page of the script.

    • 1 hr 55 min
    Episode 07: Virtual Cinema Offerings

    Episode 07: Virtual Cinema Offerings

    We explore some of the films recently run in our Virtual Cinema as well as the #BreakYourAlgorithm series, and we read and play some more of our listener's earliest cinema-going memories.

    • 1 hr 19 min
    Episode 06: Screwball Comedy Edition

    Episode 06: Screwball Comedy Edition

    We spar over what exactly constitutes a screwball comedy and share out thoughts on some of our favorite examples of the genre as well as a few other films it inspired.

    • 1 hr 35 min
    Join us for Cambridge Dinner and a Movie Night – Friday, May 1

    Join us for Cambridge Dinner and a Movie Night – Friday, May 1

    The City Council teams up with The Brattle Theatre starting Friday to host a citywide “Dinner & a Movie Night,” with the Brattle picking the programming (one family-friendly film, and one more mature) to stream at home with takeout from a favorite local restaurant.

    • 1 min

Customer Reviews

5.0 out of 5
18 Ratings

18 Ratings

lowbrowfeminist ,

Movies!

Great perspectives and notes regarding film curation. Love the Brattle and their awesome staff!

RoLove508 ,

Gold Standard

The Brattle is a rare gem. What a treat to be able to tune in via podcast.

1dlyfe ,

Killer Podcast!

As always the Brattle puts out high quality content.

Top Podcasts In TV & Film