December 2021 - Titane, West Side Story, There is no Evil, Lola and the Sea, House of Gucci
Episode aired Fri 26 Nov 2021
Hosted by Karen Gabay
Special guests Dr Sorcha Ní Fhlainn, Nadia Ahmed, Maria Torres and Jason Wood
On this month's HOME Film Podcast we discuss the new releases Titane, There is no Evil and Lola and the Sea with special guests Dr Sorcha Ní Fhlainn and Nadia Ahmed. Plus, we have some exclusive clips from the upcoming film House of Gucci starring Lady Gaga and Adam Driver, releasing today, Fri 26 Nov, and Karen is joined by acclaimed choreographer Maria Torres (Enchanted, Swing, In the Heights) to discuss Steven Spielberg's newest film West Side Story, an adaptation of the hit broadway classic.
We also spoke to co-curator Sorcha about our upcoming festive film season Merry 80s Christmas (you heard that right) and why these 80s classics get us full of festive cheer (even Nightmare on Elm Street!). HOME Director of Film & Culture Jason Wood joins us to discuss our special one-off screening of Nadja in 35mm print, with an introduction from Jason himself and Geoffrey M. Badger, MA Curation at the National Film and Television School.
We also discuss everyone's top film picks of 2021 in what has been, against all odds, a fantastic year for cinema.
For HOME's full cinema programme, click here.