Ep 57 // Tribeca Film Festival 2018, part 2 / ‘Racer and the Jailbird’

Premiere DateMay 11, 2018
00:00 Intro
01:17 START /// fav performances, directors, and more at the 2018 Tribeca Film Festival
02:29 Our favorite lead performances
04:03 /// spoiler alert for ‘All About Nina’ ///
08:46 Our favorite supporting performances
18:10 Our favorite directors
25:30 Other things that impressed us (cinematography, editing, music, screenplay, etc)
34:28 Overarching themes and other observations at the festival /// END
40:30 1st Person: Rob // A Strange Encounter
45:00 Movie Review: ‘Racer and the Jailbird’ w/ Charles Hinshaw
47:12 Movie Chat: ‘Racer and the Jailbird’ (spoiler alert)
63:17 John Knefel // Trump’s Reactionary Foreign Policy
65:36 "Game Piece" (BTR Live Studio, 2018) Language
68:27 Outro / Credits
69:17 Finish.

Jacqueline Soller, Charles Hinshaw, and J. McVay all attended the recently concluded 2018 Tribeca Film Festival and share their thoughts on their favorite performances, directors, and more. Among them:

Mary Kay Place, Joy Rieger, Tessa Thompson, Lily James, Mary Elizabeth Winstead, Laia Costa, Rachel McAdams, Rachel Weisz, Katherine Waterston, Karen Gillan, Alia Shawkat, Charlize Theron, Liv Hill, Ansel Elgort, Ethan Hawke, Mălina Manovici, Romane Denis, Elisabeth Moss, Maya Lynne Robinson, Evgenia Dodina, Michael Shannon, Alessandro Nivola, Mackenzie Davis, Michael Greyeyes, Matthew Beard, Christopher Heyerdahl, Raúl Castillo, Luke Evans, Keren Ben Rafael, Sophie Lorain, Assia Boundaoui, Robert Machoian, Rodrigo Ojeda-Beck, Jason Reitman, Sebastián Lelio, Bill Oliver, Jeremiah Zagar, Meredith Danluck, Miguel Arteta, Nia DaCosta, Kent Jones, Eva Vives

Diane, Virgins, Little Woods, All About Nina, Duck Butter, Maine, Disobedience, State Like Sleep, The Party’s Just Beginning, Duck Butter, Tully, Jellyfish, Jonathan, Stockholm, Lemonade, Slut In A Good Way, The Seagull, Dead Women Walking, Woman Walks Ahead, The Feeling of Being Watched, When She Runs, Love Gilda, We The Animals, Nico 1988

Charles Hinshaw and J. McVay also discuss the newly released movie, Racer and the Jailbird, directed by Michaël R. Roskam and starring Matthias Schoenaerts and Adèle Exarchopoulos. Along the way, we’ll also hear from Radio Dispatch’s John Knefel with his take on President Trump’s reactionary foreign policy; we’ll hear from a man named Rob, who recounted the time an unexpected visitor turned up at his girlfriend’s door; and we’ll hear an exclusive sneak preview from an upcoming BTR Live Studio session featuring the Brooklyn band Language.

Music composed by and show edited by 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…