Ep 38 // 2017 In Review, Part 2 / ‘Mudbound’

Premiere DateDec 29, 2017
00:00 Intro
01:26 2017 In Review
15:14 1st Person: Morticia // Finding Acceptance In The City
20:16 “Cold Apartment” (BTR Live Studio, 2017) Vagabon
24:22 2017 In Review, continued / Thank you! / Looking ahead to 2018
30:15 1st Person: Carol // Learning About Her Estranged Father
34:55 “Voiceover” (BTR Live Studio, 2017) Fred Thomas
38:00 Movie Review: ‘Mudbound’ w/ Jacqueline Soller
39:34 Movie Chat: ‘Mudbound’ (spoiler alert)
54:44 “End Of The Maze” (BTR Live Studio, 2017) CLOSENESS
60:07 Outro / Credits
61:04 Finish.

This week, we have the second part of our two-episode review of the year that has been 2017. In the interest of filling the gap of our coverage of the year, we look back at some of the events that occurred in the early months, before this podcast began in April, with a focus on stories which we may have covered if the show had been in production. We’ll also hear from Jacqueline Soller about the recently released movie, Mudbound, directed by Dee Rees and starring Garrett Hedlund, Carey Mulligan, Jason Clarke, Rob Morgan, Jonathan Banks, Jason Mitchell, and Mary J. Blige. Along the way, we’ll also hear some of our favorite ‘1st Person’ segments from the year as well as some of the best BTR Live Studio performances, as picked by that podcast’s host, Maia Macdonald.

Music composed by and show edited by Hansdale Hsu.

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…