February 2022: Lingui, The Sacred Bonds, Flee, La Mif, Petrov's Flu

Jan 28, 05:26 PM

The HOME Film Podcast: February 2022
Episode aired Fri 28 Jan 22
Hosted by Karen Gabay
Special guests Samhar Gowhar, Dr Steve Henderson, Rachel Hayward, Felicia Chan, Andrew Moor

On this month's HOME Film Podcast our host Karen Gabay sits down with freelance journalist Samhar Gawhar and director of Manchester Animation Festival Dr Steve Henderson, to talk through some of the cinema highlights in February 2022. Films discussed are Lingui, The Sacred Bonds, Flee, La Mif and Petrov's Flu

We're also joined by HOME Head of Film Rachel Hayward and Senior Lecturer in Screen Studies Felicia Chan, to talk through the selection of films screening as part of our Chinese New Year 2022 season, where they also delve into the origin of the Chinese New Year film genre. Andrew Moor, Reader in Cinema History at Manchester Metropolitan University, also sits down with Karen and Rachel to take us through the late great filmmaker Derek Jarman, as they pick apart Jarman's life and work in the context of our upcoming retrospective film season Jarman at HOME.

And finally - in a special surprise segment and HOME Film Podcast exclusive, we're joined by CEO Dave Moutrey as he interviews Jason Wood, Creative Director: Film & Culture, to reflect on and celebrate his past six years with the organisation, as Jason prepares to move into his new role as Director of Public Programmes and Audiences at the BFI.

Music credits
Track name: Preacher Man 
Artist: Mica Miller 
Label: Golden House Music