Ep 209 // ‘The Father’ / ‘Pieces of a Woman’

Premiere DateApr 9, 2021
00:00 Intro
01:15 Movie Review: Jacqueline Soller on ‘The Father’
02:25 Movie Chat: Jacqueline Soller + J. McVay [SPOILER ALERT]
21:52 Movie Review: Charles Hinshaw on ‘Pieces of a Woman’
23:50 Movie Chat: Charles Hinshaw + J. McVay [SPOILER ALERT]
45:55 “Burn Burn” (BTR Live Studio, 2021) The Black Black
50:38 "Buggin’” (BTR Live Studio, 2021) E. Woods
53:55 Outro/credits
54:46 Finish.

‘The Father’ is directed by Florian Zeller, based on his play, ‘Le Père.’ It stars Anthony Hopkins, Olivia Colman, Olivia Williams, Mark Gatiss, Imogen Poots, and Rufus Sewell – and it’s distributed by Sony Pictures Classics. The film is nominated for several Academy Awards, including Best Picture and Best Lead Actor.

‘Pieces of a Woman’ is directed by Kornél Mundruczó. It stars Vanessa Kirby, Shia LaBeouf, Molly Parker, Sarah Snook, Iliza Shlesinger, Benny Safdie, Jimmie Fails, and Ellen Burstyn – and it’s available to stream on Netflix. It’s nominated for Best Lead Actress at the Academy Awards.

Plus live performances from The Black Black and E. Woods, both recorded exclusively for BTRtoday.

Episode Credits:

  • Producer/Host: J. McVay
  • Contributors on Movies: Jacqueline Soller & Charles Hinshaw
  • Composer/Editor: Hansdale Hsu
Host J. McVay
J grew up down in Louisiana and Texas before moving to NYC for college. After college, he decided to stick around, working in film and television production for well over a decade. He came to BTR in 2011 when he…