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Metro Cinema Presents… Close-Up – Episode 9 – September 2019

A monthly roundup of films and events coming soon to the historic Metro Cinema in Edmonton, Alberta.

In this episode some of our regular contributors – Owen Armstrong, Heather Noel, Talicia Dutchin, and William Latham – discuss the Metro calendar for September as we get ready to usher in an exciting new season of curatorial programming.

Throughout the episode, you’ll also hear music from local artists Mark Templeton, Pigeon Breeders, Boosh and Soft Ions, as well as excerpts from Leonard J. Paul’s excellent procedural film score to Beep – A Documentary History Of Game Sound.

Metro Cinema Presents… Close-Up – Episode 8 – August 2019

A monthly roundup of films and events coming soon to the historic Metro Cinema in Edmonton, Alberta.

As well as an overall look at the Metro calendar for August, this episode also features interviews with DEDFemme’s Lacey Paige, Julian Faid from Rapid Fire Theatre & TedxRFT, Delia Barnett from Send In The Girls Burlesque, and Maggie Hardy discusses her upcoming co-curatorial retrospective of Pier Paolo Pasolini.

Throughout the episode, you’ll also hear music from local artists Mark Templeton, Pigeon Breeders, Boosh, and Soft Ions, as well as excerpts from Leonard J. Paul’s excellent procedural film score to Beep – A Documentary History Of Game Sound.

Metro Cinema Presents… Close-Up – Episode 7 – July 2019

A monthly roundup of films and events coming soon to the historic Metro Cinema in Edmonton, Alberta.

We take an overall look at the Metro calendar for July, and this episode also features interviews with Banned In Alberta’s Dave Clarke, Maggie Hardy of Silent Sundays, Metro Cinema Executive Director David Cheoros, and Dylan Rhys Howard discusses his John Cassavetes retrospective.

Throughout the episode, you’ll also hear music from local artists Mark Templeton, Pigeon Breeders, and Soft Ions, as well as excerpts from Leonard J. Paul’s excellent procedural film score to Beep – A Documentary History Of Game Sound. Follow the links below to hear more, and enjoy!

Metro Cinema Presents… Close-Up – Episode 6 – June 2019

A monthly roundup of films and events coming soon to the historic Metro Cinema in Edmonton, Alberta.

We take an overall look at the Metro calendar for June, as well as discuss some of our favorite picks from the last year. This episode also features interviews with Night Gallery’s Allan Mulholland, Banned In Alberta’s Dave Clarke, and Boom Bap Cinema’s Ramneek Tung.

Throughout the episode, you’ll also hear music from local artists Mark Templeton, Pigeon Breeders, Boosh!, and Westfalia, as well as excerpts from Leonard J. Paul’s excellent procedural film score to Beep – A Documentary History Of Game Sound.

 

Metro Cinema Presents… Close-Up – Episode 5 – May 2019

A monthly roundup of films and events coming soon to the historic Metro Cinema in Edmonton, Alberta.

As well as an overall look at the Metro calendar for May, this episode also features interviews with Alexis Kienlan as she discusses her selection of films Asian Canadian Heritage Month, and NorthwestFest Director of Programming Guy Lavalee. We’ll also be talking with Reel Revolution’s Michael Janz, and DEDFemme’s Lacey Paige and Sidney Marie Curtis.

This episode features music from local artists Mark Templeton, Pigeon Breeders, Boosh!, Westfalia, and Ryan Hegedus, as well as excerpts from Leonard J. Paul’s excellent procedural film score to Beep – A Documentary History Of Game Sound.

 

Metro Cinema Presents… Close-Up – Episode 4 – April 2019

A monthly roundup of films and events coming soon to the historic Metro Cinema in Edmonton, Alberta.

As well as an overall look at the Metro calendar for April, this episode also features interviews with some of our guest curators as we discuss their respective seasons – both new and ongoing – including Maggie Hardy’s Silent Sundays, Dave Clarke’s Banned In Alberta, Hitomi Suzuta’s Any Excuse For Food, and Scott McArthur’s Direct Play.

This episode also features music from local artists Mark Templeton, Pigeon Breeders, Westfalia, and Maggie Hardy, as well as excerpts from Leonard J. Paul’s excellent procedural film score to Beep – A Documentary History Of Game Sound. Follow the links below to hear more, and enjoy!

Metro Cinema Presents… Close-Up – Episode 3 – March 2019

A monthly roundup of films and events coming soon to the historic Metro Cinema in Edmonton, Alberta.

As well as an overall look at the Metro calendar for March, this episode also features interviews with some of our guest curators as we discuss their respective seasons – both new and ongoing – including Michael Janz’s Reel Revolution, Allan Mulholland’s Night Gallery, Liz Hay’s Kink On Screen, Geraldine Carr’s The Female Gaze, and Lacey Paige’s DEDfemme.

This episode also features music from local artists Mark Templeton, Pigeon Breeders, and Westfalia. Enjoy!

Metro Cinema Presents… Close-Up – Episode 2 – February 2019

A monthly roundup of films and events coming soon to the historic Metro Cinema in Edmonton, Alberta. As well as an overall look at the Metro calendar for February.

This episode features interviews with some of our guest curators as we discuss their respective seasons – both new and ongoing – including Michael Janz’s Reel Revolution, Allan Mulholland’s Night Gallery, Tim Rechner’s Music Docs, Ramneek Tung’s Boom Bap Cinema, and Jonathan Busch of HOMO-CIDAL.

Metro Cinema Presents… Close-Up – Episode 1 – January 2019

A new monthly podcast in which we take a closer look at the Metro calendar for the coming month. Hosted by Owen Armstrong, and featuring a cast of staff, volunteers and board members, plus a selection of music from the films we’re screening.

This episode also features interviews with some of our guest curators as we discuss their respective seasons – both new and ongoing – including Maggie Hardy’s Silent Sundays, Ramneek Tung’s Boom Bap Cinema, Allan Mulholland’s Night Gallery, Scott MacArthur’s Direct-Play, and Hitomi Suzuta’s Any Excuse For Food.