When film and faith collide..
6.10 Into the Unknown of FROZEN II
November 29, 2019 01:38 PM PST
Six years after her powers are revealed, FROZEN II reacquaints us with Queen Elsa as she hears a mysterious siren song that calls her into the unknown. When Elsa responds, she inadvertently creates a disaster that forces them to leave their beloved Arendelle behind. As Elsa, Anna and their friends run off into the dark night, they soon discover that, in order to bring peace to the nation, they also must uncover the terrifying truth about their family history and growing up. This week, Steve welcomes back Mira Ibrahim and Amanda Jane Smith to talk about the fear of change, being on our own together and healing the sins of our past.1on1 with Kelvin Harrison Jr. and Trey Edward Shults (WAVES)
November 22, 2019 03:21 PM PST
In the new film, WAVES, the audience is drawn into the world of a suburban African American family as they process grief, love and loss in the midst of a terrible family tragedy. In a special roundtable with star Kelvin Harrison Jr. and its writer/director Trey Edward Shults, we get to talk about the blurred lines between love and hate, the challenges of the film’s unique cinematic style and finding hope in the midst of tragedy.6.08 The Legacy of THE IRISHMAN
November 15, 2019 04:46 AM PST
Directed by Martin Scorsese, Netflix’s last Oscar-contender, THE IRISHMAN sees the return of some of cinema’s greatest legends. Starring Robert DeNiro, Al Pacino and Joe Pesci, the film follows Frank Sheeran (DeNiro), a young teamster who finds himself drawn into the underworld by crime boss, Russell Buffalino (Pesci). As he climbs the ranks as a hit man, he also works for Jimmy Hoffa (Pacino), the leader of the teamster union and one of the most powerful men in America. This week, we welcome back That Shelf’s Victor Stiff to talk about the nature of cinema, what it means to leave a legacy and the depth of silence.6.07 Fighting the Future in TERMINATOR: DARK FATE
November 08, 2019 04:48 AM PST
The past and future collide once more in the latest (and potentially final) entry of James Cameron’s famed sci-fi series, TERMINATOR: DARK FATE. Nearly 30 years after the events of T2, Sarah Connor returns to battle to protect Dani Ramos, a mysterious young woman who may be the key to saving the future of the human race. This week on the show, author Troy Kinney and ScreenFish film analyst Chris Utley return to talk about the films portrayal of fate v. free will and it’s questions regarding modern technology.6.09 Spending A BEAUTIFUL DAY IN THE NEIGHBORHOOD
November 06, 2019 10:41 AM PST
Focusing on the life of television legend Fred Rogers, A BEAUTIFUL DAY IN THE NEIGHBORHOOD is a different type of biographical picture. By examining the life of the iconic children’s performer through the eyes of disgruntled journalist Lloyd Vogal, the film showcases the impact that one life can have on the world around them. This week, Steve is joined once again by ScreenFish’r Julie Levac and TO Film Files’ Jolie to talk about the nature of forgiveness and living an authentic life.teenFish#6 - Getting Lost IN THE TALL GRASS
November 06, 2019 10:00 AM PST
Welcome to teenFish, a podcast series that lets teenagers speak about media that matters to them in their own voice. Hosted by Daniel Collins (Infinity Warm-Up), teenFish airs every month and invites local youth to engage the truth and lies of the shows and films that excite them.
On a cross-country road trip to their aunt and uncle's home, siblings Cal and Becky Demuth have their plans derailed when they hear a young boys cry for help in nearby field. As they investigate in an effort to help, the two soon discover that they can't escape and that something evil lurks in the tall grass. This month, Daniel welcomes Jacob to talk about what it means to lose our safe spaces.6.06 Laughing at History in Jojo Rabbit
November 01, 2019 06:31 AM PDT
This week, Paul and Julie Levac gather to take on JOJO RABBIT, a film which allows director Taika Waititi to bring his brilliant art to the big screen in a stunning satire that will have you howling and shedding a tear in the same sitting.
Jojo Betzler is determined to fight for his country, confident in the support of his imaginary friend, Adolf Hitler. When he discovers a Jewish girl hiding is his house, he is faced with a dillema. As he slowly builds a tolerance for the girl, and together with the lessons of an exceptional matriarch, Jojo begins to realize that perhaps his fanatical views of the Fuehrer and Nazis are not what they used to be.1on1 with Edward Norton (MOTHERLESS BROOKLYN)
October 27, 2019 05:12 AM PDT
Norton returns to the directing chair with MOTHERLESS BROOKLYN. Set in 1950s New York, the film tells the story of Lionel, a private detective inflicted with Tourettes Syndrome that tries to solve the murder of his mentor. In the process, he uncovers a web of corruption that may lead all the way to the top of New York's political system. In this 1on1, we get to speak to Norton about what it is about power that often leads to corruption, presenting mental illness onscreen and saving the motherless city.6.05 Exposing the Light of MALEFICENT: MISTRESS OF EVIL
October 25, 2019 11:06 AM PDT
This Hallowe’en, MALEFICENT: MISTRESS OF EVIL brings us back to the Kingdom of Ulstead to get reacquainted with one of Disney’s most iconic villains… or is she? Years after the death of the king, Maleficent rules the Moors and lives in peace with the magical creatures of the forest. However, her paradise is disrupted with Aurora tells her that she wishes to marry Prince Phillip and unite the two kingdoms. As Maleficent attempts to build bridges with the neighbouring kingdom, she also finds herself in the middle of a potential war that could tear the nation (and her family) apart.
This week, TeenFish host Daniel Collins and ScreenFish veteran Allen Forrest return to talk about the nature of evil, the dark side of protectiveness and which Disney Villains we would team up with in the coming Zombie Apocalypse.6.04 Doubling Down on GEMINI MAN
October 25, 2019 10:41 AM PDT
In Will Smith’s latest sci-fi auctioneer, GEMINI MAN, veteran hitman Henry Brogan has come to the point where he wants to hang up his rifle and retire. However, when his government agency turns on him, he must come face to face with his greatest enemy… himself… sort of. This week on the show, filmmaker Nathanael Draper stops by to talk about what makes us human and dealing with our ghosts.
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