90 Minutes Or Less Film Fest
Lynn Shelton with Bechdel Test Fest

Lynn Shelton with Bechdel Test Fest

June 18, 2021

Sam Clements is curating a fictional film festival. He'll accept almost anything, but the movie must not be longer than 90 minutes. This is the 90 Minutes Or Less Film Fest podcast.

In a very special episode 65, Sam is joined by Corrina Antrobus, Beth Webb, Steph Watts and Caitlin Quinlan from Who Is She? A Bechdel Test Fest Podcast.

This is a special episode that focuses on the late Lynn Shelton and four of her under 90 minute movies: Sword Of Trust, Your Sister's Sister, Touchy Feely and Humpday.

The Bechdel Test Fest team and Sam are trying to work out which single Lynn Shelton film should be presented at the festival as a tribute to one of our favourite filmmakers. 

4 fantastic films enter the podcast, but who will win? Join us to find out! 

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Hosted and produced by @sam_clements. Edited and produced by Louise Owen. Guest stars @corrinacorrina, @BethKWebb, @_stephwatts, @csaquinlan. Additional editing and sound mixing by @lukemakestweets. Music by @martinaustwick. Artwork by @samgilbey

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Further listening: Marc Maron's beautiful tribute to Lynn Shelton on the WTF Podcast

Buy your Lynn Shelton t-shirt here

Bonus Link: Remember when we mentioned that Eve introduced the Bechdel Test Fest's screening of Whip It? Here's the pic! 

Journey To Italy with Ira Sachs

Journey To Italy with Ira Sachs

June 4, 2021

Sam Clements is curating a fictional film festival. He'll accept almost anything, but the movie must not be longer than 90 minutes. This is the 90 Minutes Or Less Film Fest podcast.

In episode 64 Sam is joined by writer and director Ira Sachs (Love Is Strange, Little Men, Frankie).

Ira has chosen Roberto Rossellini's Journey To Italy (86 minutes). The 1954 drama stars Ingrid Bergman and George Sanders.

Sam and Ira discuss lockdown film projects, how Journey To Italy has inspired Ira's filmmaking and why it wasn't his first choice for the festival.

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Hosted and produced by @sam_clements. Edited and produced by Louise Owen. Guest star Ira Sachs. Additional editing and sound mixing by @lukemakestweets. Music by @martinaustwick. Artwork by @samgilbey

Bonus films! Ira's other choices for the festival were News From Home (Chantal Akerman), Cockfighter (Monte Hellman), Graduate First (Maurice Pialat), Chinese Roulette (Rainer Werner Fassbinder), Taxi Zum Klo (Frank Ripploh) and Je Tu Il Elle (Chantal Akerman).

The Kid with Suzanne Lindon

The Kid with Suzanne Lindon

May 21, 2021

Sam Clements is curating a fictional film festival. He'll accept almost anything, but the movie must not be longer than 90 minutes. This is the 90 Minutes Or Less Film Fest podcast.

In episode 63 Sam is joined by Suzanne Lindon, the writer, director, and star of Spring Blossom (73 minutes)

Suzanne has chosen Charlie Chaplin's 1921 classic, The Kid (53 minutes). The film co-stars a young Jackie Coogan. 

Sam and Suzanne discuss the thrill of Spring Blossom being selected for the Cannes Film Festival, how Suzanne fell in love with Charlie Chaplin at a young age and the excellent child performance from Jackie Coogan. 

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Hosted and produced by @sam_clements. Edited and produced by Louise Owen. Guest star Suzanne Lindon. Additional editing and sound mixing by @lukemakestweets. Music by @martinaustwick. Artwork by @samgilbey

Bonus Link: Watch the trailer for Spring Blossom. 

Alice Rohrwacher on Four Roads | Bonus

Alice Rohrwacher on Four Roads | Bonus

May 14, 2021

Sam Clements is curating a fictional film festival. He'll accept almost anything, but the movie must not be longer than 90 minutes. This is the 90 Minutes Or Less Film Fest podcast.

Sam spoke to Happy as Lazzaro director Alice Rohrwacher about her latest film, Four Roads (Quattro Strade). At just 8 minutes long, it was shot over lockdown on 16mm film and looks at how her neighbours explored alternative forms of contact during the pandemic. Four Roads is available to stream now on MUBI

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Hosted and produced by @sam_clements. Edited and produced by Louise Owen. Guest star Alice Rohrwacher. Sound mixing and additional editing by @lukemakestweets. Music by @martinaustwick. Artwork by @samgilbey.

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Duck Soup with Leon Cox

Duck Soup with Leon Cox

April 30, 2021

Sam Clements is curating a fictional film festival. He'll accept almost anything, but the movie must not be longer than 90 minutes. This is the 90 Minutes Or Less Film Fest podcast.

In episode 62 Sam is joined Leon Cox, host of the long-running video games podcast Cane and Rinse.

Leon has chosen the Marx Brothers' 1933 comedy classic Duck Soup (68 minutes). The film stars the four Marx Brothers; Groucho, Harpo, Chico, and Zeppo, as well as Margaret Dumont and Louis Calhern.

Sam and Leon discuss how the Cane and Rinse podcast started, how Leon grew up watching the Marx Brothers films on TV, and what duck soup actually is.

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Hosted and produced by @sam_clements. Edited and produced by Louise Owen. Guest star @ratsoalbion. Additional editing and sound mixing by @lukemakestweets. Music by @martinaustwick. Artwork by @samgilbey

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Bonus Link: An easy lemonade recipe from BBC Good Food

Stranger Than Paradise with Leigh Singer

Stranger Than Paradise with Leigh Singer

April 16, 2021

Sam Clements is curating a fictional film festival. He'll accept almost anything, but the movie must not be longer than 90 minutes. This is the 90 Minutes Or Less Film Fest podcast.

In episode 61 Sam is joined by film journalist, programmer, and video essayist Leigh Singer

Leigh has chosen Jim Jarmusch's second feature film Stranger Than Paradise (89 mins). The film won the Camera d'Or at the 1984 Cannes Film Festival, and stars John Lurie, Eszter Balint and Richard Edson.

Sam and Leigh discuss how he got into video essays, how the movie started life as a short film, and the powerful use of Screamin' Jay Hawkins. 

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Hosted and produced by @sam_clements. Edited and produced by Louise Owen. Guest star @Leigh_Singer. Additional editing and sound mixing by @lukemakestweets. Music by @martinaustwick. Artwork by @samgilbey

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Bonus Link: The Levi's advert with Screamin' Jay Hawkins's cover of Heartattack and Vine by Tom Waits.

The Kid With A Bike with Francis Lee

The Kid With A Bike with Francis Lee

March 26, 2021

Sam Clements is curating a fictional film festival. He'll accept almost anything, but the movie must not be longer than 90 minutes. This is the 90 Minutes Or Less Film Fest podcast.

In episode 60 Sam is joined by the writer and director of God's Own Country and Ammonite, Francis Lee.

Francis has chosen The Kid With A Bike (87 mins) by Jean-Pierre and Luc Dardenne. Released in 2011, the film won the Grand Prix at the Cannes film festival, and stars Thomas Doret and Cécile de France.

Sam and Francis discuss making his new film Ammonite, how much the Dardenne's film style has influenced his own, and how Francis would love to make an under 90 minute film one day. 

Francis's new film Ammonite stars Kate Winslet and Saoirse Ronan. It is available to rent now on digital platforms including Amazon and iTunes. 

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Hosted and produced by @sam_clements. Edited and produced by Louise Owen. Guest star @strawhousefilms. Additional editing and sound mixing by @lukemakestweets. Music by @martinaustwick. Artwork by @samgilbey

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Bonus Link: Sam's previous interview with Francis on the Picturehouse Podcast

Sexy Beast with Chris Broad

Sexy Beast with Chris Broad

March 19, 2021

Sam Clements is curating a fictional film festival. He'll accept almost anything, but the movie must not be longer than 90 minutes. This is the 90 Minutes Or Less Film Fest podcast.

In episode 59 Sam is joined by Chris Broad, the man behind the Abroad in Japan podcast and YouTube channel

Chris has chosen Jonathan Glazer's feature directorial debut, Sexy Beast (89 minutes). Released in 2000, the film stars Ray Winstone, Ben Kingsley, Ian McShane, Amanda Redman and Cavan Kendall.

Sam and Chris discuss life in Japan, Jonathan Glazer's eclectic career, and Ben Kingsley's tour de force performance in Sexy Beast. 

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Hosted and produced by @sam_clements. Edited and produced by Louise Owen. Guest star @AbroadInJapan. Additional editing and sound mixing by @lukemakestweets. Music by @martinaustwick. Artwork by @samgilbey

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Bonus Link: UNKLE feat. Thom Yorke - Rabbit In The Headlights directed by Jonathan Glazer

Cloverfield with Al Horner

Cloverfield with Al Horner

March 12, 2021

Sam Clements is curating a fictional film festival. He'll accept almost anything, but the movie must not be longer than 90 minutes. This is the 90 Minutes Or Less Film Fest podcast.

In episode 58 Sam is joined by Al Horner, film & music journalist and host of the Script Apart Podcast.

Al has chosen Cloverfield (85 minutes). The found footage film from 2008 stars Michael Stahl-David and Lizzy Caplan and was directed by Matt Reeves, produced by J.J. Abrams, and written by Drew Goddard. 

Sam and Al discuss the idea behind Script Apart, the ingenious 2008 marketing campaign for Cloverfield and how the film reinvigorated the monster movie. 

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Hosted and produced by @sam_clements. Edited and produced by Louise Owen. Guest star @Al_Horner Additional editing and sound mixing by @lukemakestweets. Music by @martinaustwick. Artwork by @samgilbey

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Bonus Link: Michael Giacchino's excellent Cloverfield end-credit overture.

Chicken Run with Griffin Newman

Chicken Run with Griffin Newman

March 5, 2021

Sam Clements is curating a fictional film festival. He'll accept almost anything, but the movie must not be longer than 90 minutes. This is the 90 Minutes Or Less Film Fest podcast.

In episode 57 Sam is joined by actor and co-host of the Blank Check Podcast, Griffin Newman. 

Griffin has chosen Aardman Animations' Chicken Run (84 minutes). Directed by Nick Park and Peter Lord, the film features the voices of Julia Sawalha, Mel Gibson, Miranda Richardson, Phil Daniels, Timothy Spall and Jane Horrocks.

Sam and Griffin discuss Aardman Animations history in Hollywood, the timeless quality of stop motion animation and why Julia Sawalha should be in the upcoming sequel.

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Hosted and produced by @sam_clements. Edited and produced by Louise Owen. Guest star @grifflightning. Additional editing and sound mixing by @lukemakestweets. Music by @martinaustwick. Artwork by @samgilbey

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Bonus Link: More information on Aardman's lost Tortoise and the Hare project from Film Stories.

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