Ep 80 // New York Film Festival 2018, part 1 / 'mid90s'

Premiere DateOct 19, 2018
00:00 Intro
01:09 START /// Our favorite films at the 2018 New York Film Festival
02:23 Charles Hinshaw on ‘At Eternity’s Gate’
03:33 Jacqueline Soller on ‘Cold War’
04:11 J. McVay on ‘Cold War’
05:27 Charles on ‘If Beale Street Could Talk’
06:11 Jacqueline on ‘Burning’
06:54 J. McVay on ‘High Life’
08:40 Charles on ‘Shoplifters’
10:09 Jacqueline on ‘If Beale Street Could Talk’
11:45 J. McVay on ‘If Beale Street Could Talk’
14:09 Charles on ‘mid90s’
16:00 Jacqueline on ‘Her Smell’
17:20 J. McVay on ‘Monrovia, Indiana’
18:18 Charles on ‘Roma’
19:35 Jacqueline on ‘Roma’
20:03 J. McVay on ‘Roma’
20:42 ‘Roma’ on a big screen vs. home / Netflix release / general discussion
28:33 SPOILER ALERT: our favorite scenes from ‘Roma’ /// END
34:20 “You've Got To Get Home (When Your Baby's Alone)” (BTR Live Studio, 2018) The Duke of Surl
39:20 Movie Review: Charles Hinshaw on ‘mid90s’
41:27 Movie Chat: Charles Hinshaw + J. McVay (spoiler alert)
60:36 John Knefel // McConnell Targets The Poor
62:30 Outro / Credits
63:18 Finish.

Jacqueline Soller, Charles Hinshaw, and J. McVay all attended the recently concluded 2018 New York Film Festival and share which films they enjoyed the most. Among them:

  • AT ETERNITY’S GATE // directed by Julian Schnabel
  • BURNING // directed by Lee Chang-dong
  • COLD WAR // directed by Paweł Pawlikowski
  • HER SMELL // directed by Alex Ross Perry
  • HIGH LIFE // directed by Claire Denis
  • IF BEALE STREET COULD TALK // directed by Barry Jenkins
  • mid90s // directed by Jonah Hill
  • MONROVIA, INDIANA // directed by Frederick Wiseman
  • ROMA // directed by Alfonso Cuarón
  • SHOPLIFTERS // directed by Hirokazu Kore-eda

Charles Hinshaw and J. McVay also discuss in full the newly released movie, mid90s, directed by Jonah Hill and starring Sunny Suljic, Lucas Hedges, Na-kel Smith, and Olan Prenatt.

We’ll also hear from Radio Dispatch’s John Knefel with his take on how Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell is effectively targeting the poor…

And we’ll take an exclusive early listen to a performance by The Duke of Surl from their upcoming BTR Live Studio session.

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…