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Week 7: Reconciliation

By | Fall 2020, News, Podcast

This week IC Directors Marie-Laure Oscarson and Doug Weatherford are joined by Comparative Arts and Letters professor Marlene Hansen Esplin to discuss the films Our Mothers and The Milk of Sorrow.

Show Notes:

2:29 Our Mothers
19:57 The Milk of Sorrow

Week 4: Remembering World War II Series

By | Fall 2020, Podcast

This week, IC Directors talk about our Remembering World War II Series! The films discussed include the 1959 classic Hiroshima Mon Amour and 2018 documentary The Accountant of Auchwitz.  Learn how to stream here.

Semester: Fall 2020

Show Notes:

1:14 Hiroshima Mon Amour
19:27 The Accountant of Auschwitz

9.8 Long Takes Series

By | Event, Podcast

This week IC Directors are joined by special guest Dewey Walter to talk about our Long Takes series! Learn how to stream here.

 

Show Notes:

01:06 Long Day’s Journey Into Night

11:00 Victoria and 1917

15:18 Other films with great long takes

9.1 Preview of Fall 2020

By | Event, Podcast

Welcome to another semester of “From the Booth” the podcast of BYU’s International Cinema. This week we are giving a preview of the films and series making up our Fall 2020 line up. Host Marc Yamada is joined today by IC’s new co-director Professor Doug Weatherford and IC assistant director Marie-Laure Oscarson to talk about this semester’s films and make some recommendations. Download the semester poster here.

Show Notes

  • :28 Meet new IC co-director Doug Weatherford
  • 2:37 Announcements for Fall Streaming
  • 5:57 Voices of Women in Film
    • 7:39 Fig Tree
    • 7:56 Milk of Sorrow
    • 8:54 Zana
    • 9:17 Papicha
    • 10:13 Adam
    • 10:52 The Second Mother
    • 11:25 Beyond the Visible: Hilma af Klint
    • 12:07 Becoming Astrid
    • 12:38 Lucky Grandma
  • Recommendations for the Semester
    • 13:35 Latin-American Films & Reconciliation Series (Milk of Sorrow, The Eternal Feminine, Our Mothers, CocoThe Second Mother)
    • 17:49 Long Takes Series
    • 19:18 Caught up in Crime Series
      • 19:42 The Vanishing

2.25 Winter 2020, Week 14 in Review (part 3): Tokyo Godfathers

By | Event, Podcast

This week special guests join me to talk about the last week of films at International Cinema from 8-11 April (in 3 parts) including:

Part 3

  • Podcast co-hosts Marc Yamada and Marie-Laure Oscarson discuss with me Tokyo Godfathers a Japanese animated film from 2003, by Satoshi Kon;
  • and lastly, we wrap up with some concluding thoughts about the semester (12:58). Thanks for making Winter 2020 (COVID-19 aside) a memorable semester!

3.25 Winter 2020, Week 14 in Review: Honeyland (part 2)

By | Lectures, Podcast

This week special guests join me to talk about the last week of films at International Cinema from 8-11 April (in 3 parts) including:

Part 2

  • Insect specialist Prof. Riley Nelson (Biology) joins me to talk about the academy award nominated documentary from 2019, Honeyland that explores the close connection between nature and humanity.

3.25 Winter 2020, Week 14 in Review: Funan, Too Late to Die Young (part 1)

By | Event, Podcast

This week special guests join me to talk about the last week of films at International Cinema from 8-11 April (in 3 parts) including:

Part 1

  • Prof. Dana Bourgerie (Asian and Near Eastern Languages) comes to the podcast to talk about Funan (01:58) an animated film in French from 2018 by Denis Do set in 1975 Cambodia;
  • Regular podcast guest Prof. Doug Weatherford (Spanish) talks with me about the Chilean film Too Late to Die Young (11:35) from 2018 by Dominga Sotomayor Castillo;

Part 2

  • Insect specialist Prof. Riley Nelson (Biology) joins me to talk about the academy award nominated documentary from 2019, Honeyland that explores the close connection between nature and humanity;

Part 3

  • Podcast co-hosts Marc Yamada and Marie-Laure Oscarson discuss with me Tokyo Godfathers a Japanese animated film from 2003, by Satoshi Kon;
  • and lastly, we wrap up with some concluding thoughts about the semester. Thanks for making Winter 2020 (COVID-19 aside) a memorable semester!