Tagged with “film” (8)

  1. Episode 320: eXistenZ (1999) 04/25 by The Projection Booth Podcast | Film

    Special Guest: Ernest Mathijs Guest Co-Hosts: Jessica Kramer, Dustin Kramer eXistenZ, the 1999 film from writer/director David Cronenberg stars Jennifer Jason Leigh as Allegra Geller, a game designer who has been marked for death by a faction known as the ?Realists?. After an assassination attempt she escapes with her ineffectual bodyguard, a PR nerd named Ted Pikull played by Jude Law. The pair eventually test out Allegra's new game, eXistenZ, in order to make sure her biomass game pod is still functional. From there the film traverses many layers of game play, making viewers question what's real and what's part of play. Dustin & Jessica Kramer of the Popcorn Poops podcast join Mike to discuss existentialism, Freud, Philip K. Dick, The Matrix, and more. Buy eXistenZ on DVD Buy the eXistenZ novelization by "John Luther Novak" (AKA Christopher Priest) Buy the eXistenZ soundtrack by Howard Shore Buy The Cinema of David Cronenberg: From Baron of Blood to Cultural Hero Buy The Three Stigmata of Palmer Eldrich by Philip K. Dick Buy The Days of Perky Pat by Philip K. Dick Listen to the Popcorn Poops podcast

    http://www.blogtalkradio.com/projectionbooth/2017/04/25/episode-320-existenz-1999

    —Huffduffed by BenjaminParry

  2. The Collective episode 60 - Gavin Rothery - Part 1

    Gavin Rothery, concept designer and VFX supervisor for the 2009 film Moon joins us this week to share his adventures working in this industry, and his upcoming short film The Last Man. We dive deeply into what the crucial aspects of good filmmaking are, and we explore the strengths and flaws of some of the biggest Hollywood films in recent years.

    Our conversation was so epic this week we had to cut it in half, so stay tuned for Part 2 next Monday!

    https://soundcloud.com/the-collective-podcast/the-collective-ep60-gavin-rothery-part-1

    —Huffduffed by BenjaminParry

  3. William Gibson - No Maps For These Territories (audio from documentary) Part2/2

    Audio taken form the documentary No Maps for These Territories - Part2

    Taken from wikipedia: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/No_Maps_for_These_Territories

    No Maps for These Territories is an independent documentary film made by Mark Neale focusing on the speculative fiction author William Gibson.[1] It features appearances by Jack Womack, Bruce Sterling, Bono, and The Edge and was released by Docurama. The film had its world premiere at the Vancouver International Film Festival in October 2000.

    —Huffduffed by BenjaminParry

  4. William Gibson - No Maps For These Territories (audio from documentary) Part1/2

    Audio taken form the documentary No Maps for These Territories - Part1

    Taken from wikipedia: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/No_Maps_for_These_Territories

    No Maps for These Territories is an independent documentary film made by Mark Neale focusing on the speculative fiction author William Gibson.[1] It features appearances by Jack Womack, Bruce Sterling, Bono, and The Edge and was released by Docurama. The film had its world premiere at the Vancouver International Film Festival in October 2000.

    —Huffduffed by BenjaminParry

  5. Dreams of Electric Sheep

    June 29, 2007

    25 years ago this week, Blade Runner debuted in American theaters. It was set in a Los Angeles of the future, but its portrayals of race and racism had plenty of resonance in 1982. Reporter Phillip Martin looks back on a classic of cyborgian social criticism.

    http://www.onthemedia.org/transcripts/2007/06/29/08

    —Huffduffed by BenjaminParry