Jacqueline Soller, Charles Hinshaw, and J. McVay all attended the recently concluded 2019 New York Film Festival and share their thoughts on their favorite performances, directors, and more. Among them:
Alan Alda, Pedro Almodóvar, Luàna Bajrami, Kantemir Balagov, Antonio Banderas, Noah Baumbach, Penelope Cruz, Willem Dafoe, Robert DeNiro, Laura Dern, Adam Driver, Adèle Exarchopoulos, Koji Fukada, Adèle Haenel, Vlad Ivanov, Lee Jeong-Eun, Scarlett Johansson, Bong Joon Ho, Song Kang-ho, Ray Liotta, Luca Marinelli, Gugu Mbatha-Raw, Noémie Merlant, Roee Messinger, Al Pacino, Vasilisa Perelygina, Joe Pesci, Corneliu Porumboiu, Céline Sciamma, Martin Scorsese, Albert Serra, Park So-Dam, Choi Woo-shik, Cho Yeo-jeong, Diao Yi’nan
American Trial: The Eric Garner Story, Beanpole, A Girl Missing, The Irishman, Marriage Story, Martin Eden, Motherless Brooklyn, Pain and Glory, Parasite, Portrait of a Lady on Fire, Sibyl, The Whistlers, The Wild Goose Lake
Later in the episode, Jacqueline Soller and J. McVay discuss the new movie, ‘The Lighthouse,’ directed by Robert Eggers and starring Robert Pattinson and Willem Dafoe — out now from A24.
And we’ll take an exclusive early listen to a performance by Brooklyn band Weeping Icon, from their upcoming BTR Live Studio session.
Music composed by and show edited by Hansdale Hsu.
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