Episode 8: Borg vs. McEnroe and Cléo from 5 to 7 and a Preview of our series “Oppression and Self-Expression”

On this week’s podcast we take a deeper look at (0:52) Borg vs. McEnroe (Metz Pedersen, Swedish/Eng. 2017), Agnès Varda’s classic from the French New Wave (04:56) Cléo from 5 to 7 (French 1962), the hit Spanish film (11:10) Truman (Cesc Gay 2015), and the provacative documentary (13:38) What is Democracy? by Astrid Taylor (English/Greek/Arabic 2019). We also preview films from the week March 13-16 the form our series “Oppression and Self-Expression” including: (18:34) The Fencer (Klau Härö, Estonian/Russian 2015), the Oscar-nominated (20:52) Cold War (Pawel Pawlikowski, Polish/French 2018), (22:33) Black Kite (Tarique Qayumi, Dari 2017), and the Sundance favorite documentary RBG (Betsy West/Julie Cohen, USA 2018).