In this episode, IC co-director Doug Weatherford speaks with Marc Olivier about the iconic Japanese animated film Castle in the Sky as well as about animation generally in Japan and at International Cinema.
One this episode of “From the Booth,” we take a look at the Winter 2022 lineup, and directors Marc Olivier, Doug Weatherford, and Marie-Laure Oscarson share their favorites in this coming semester.
In this episode, IC directors Doug Weatherford, Marie-Laure Oscarson, and Marc Olivier discuss favorite moments from the Fall 2021 IC season and look ahead to Winter 2022.
In this episode, From the Booth producer Devin Glenn speaks with Founder and Owner of Research-China.org, Bryan Stuy, about Wang Nanfu and Zhang Jialing’s One Child Nation and his role within the documentary. They discuss the issue of gender inequality within China, explore its codified manifestations, and delve into how these, in turn, impact the process of adoption from China and greatly complicate searching for birth families in China.
This podcast focuses on Undine (Christian Petzold, 2020). Professor Rob McFarland talks about the way layers of historical memory are embedded within our built environments. He related the folktale at the origin of the story in this film, so if you are not familiar with the film you may want to have the full surprise and watch Undine before you listen to the podcast.
IC co-director Doug Weatherford talks about the series “Indigenous Voices of the Americas,” the increased number of Indigenous films about Indigenous people and by Indigenous filmmakers, the many languages represented in these films and their place within the filmic and cultural traditions of their respective countries.