90 Minutes Or Less Film Fest
Trick ‘R Treat with Matt Glasby

Trick ‘R Treat with Matt Glasby

October 23, 2020

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 50 Sam is joined by Matt Glasby, freelance film journalist and author of The Book of Horror: The Anatomy Of Fear In Film.

Matt has chosen Trick ‘R Treat (82 minutes), debut feature from writer-director Michael Dougherty. Released in 2007, this horror anthology film stars Anna Paquin, Brian Cox and Dylan Baker.

Sam and Matt discus Michael Dougherty’s filmmaking career, Trick ‘R Treat’s taut screenplay and the joy of the horror anthology genre.

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

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Bonus Link: Season’s Greetings - Michael Dougherty’s animated short from 1996

Pi with Rose Glass

Pi with Rose Glass

October 9, 2020

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 49 Sam is joined by Rose Glass, writer and director of Saint Maud.

Rose has chosen Pi (84 minutes), Darren Aronofsky's feature directorial debut from 1998. The film won him the Directing Award at the 1998 Sundance Film Festival, and stars Sean Gullette, Mark Margolis and Ben Shenkman.

Sam and Rose discuss what the film achieves with it's tiny budget, Pi's influence on her feature debut Saint Maud, and how to get away with filming without a permit in New York. 

Saint Maud is in cinemas from 9 October.

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

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Bonus Link: Clint Mansell's tub-thumping beats 

Alan Partridge: Alpha Papa with Connor Ratliff

Alan Partridge: Alpha Papa with Connor Ratliff

October 2, 2020

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 48 Sam is joined by actor and Dead Eyes podcast host, Connor Ratliff.

Connor has chosen Alan Partridge: Alpha Papa (90 minutes). The only big-screen outing for the classic comedy character was released in 2013 and stars Steve Coogan, Colm Meaney, Felicity Montagu, Simon Greenall and Tim Key.

Sam and Connor discuss bringing Alan to the big screen, Connor's love for Partridge, and what happened when he ran into Steve Coogan at a Costa Coffee. 

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

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Bonus Link: Alan Partridge working at Tesco from Alan Partridge's Scissored Isle

Show Me Love with Sarah Gavron

Show Me Love with Sarah Gavron

September 18, 2020

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 47 Sam is joined by filmmaker Sarah Gavron, director of Brick Lane, Suffragette and the recently released Rocks

Sarah has chosen Show Me Love (aka Fucking Åmål), Lukas Moodysson's 89 minute long directorial debut from 1998. The Swedish romantic comedy-drama stars Rebecka Liljeberg and Alexandra Dahlström. 

Sam and Sarah discuss the making of Rocks, the incredible teen performances in Show Me Love and Sarah's ideal screening of the film.

Rocks is in cinemas from 18 September. 

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

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Bonus Link: Robyn's Show Me Love, as used at the end of the film

Anvil! The Story Of Anvil with Michael Leader

Anvil! The Story Of Anvil with Michael Leader

September 4, 2020

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 46 Sam is joined by Michael Leader, film critic, commissioning editor of BBC InsideCinema and BBC InsideGames, and podcast host of Ghibliotheque and Truth & Movies.

Michael has chosen Anvil!The Story of Anvil (81 minutes), directed by Sacha Gervasi. The 2008 documentary follows heavy metal band Anvil - Steve "Lips" Kudlow and Robb Reiner, with talking heads from Slash, Lemmy and Lars Ulrich.

Sam and Michael discuss the history of Anvil, Sacha Gervasi's varied career and the best snack to take to a heavy metal gig.

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

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Bonus Link: Keanu Reeves at the London Film Festival screening of Anvil! The Story Of Anvil.

Wendy And Lucy with Jonathan Wakeham

Wendy And Lucy with Jonathan Wakeham

August 21, 2020

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 45 Sam is joined by Jonathan Wakeham, screenwriter, co-founder of the LOCO London Comedy Film Festival and trustee of charity Arts Emergency.

Jonathan has chosen Wendy and Lucy (80 minutes), directed by Kelly Reichardt. The 2008 film stars Michelle Williams, Walter Dalton and Lucy the dog. 

Sam and Jonathan discuss Kelly Reichardt's incredible body of work, Michelle Williams's committed performance, the subtle nuances of dog acting, and Jonathan invents the Barkdel Test. 

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Website: 90minfilmfest.com
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Hosted and produced by @sam_clements. Edited and produced by Louise Owen. Guest star @jonathanwakeham. Additional editing and sound mixing by @lukemakestweets. Music by @martinaustwick. Artwork by @samgilbey.

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Bonus Link: Donate to Arts Emergency 

Paris Is Burning with Julia Hardy

Paris Is Burning with Julia Hardy

August 10, 2020

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 44 Sam is joined by presenter Julia Hardy, host of BBC Sounds podcast This Game Changed My Life, Game To Train, The Gaming Show and much more.

Julia has chosen Paris Is Burning (78 minutes), Jennie Livingston's 1990 documentary about New York City's drag-ball scene. The film stars Willi Ninja, Pepper LaBeija, Dorian Corey, Octavia St. Laurent and Venus Xtravaganza.

Sam and Julia talk about how she became a presenter, the legacy of Paris is Burning, and why she'd like to get wine-drunk with Ru Paul. 

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

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Bonus Link: The Paris is Burning cast on The Joan Rivers Show.

Rashomon with Alexander Jacoby

Rashomon with Alexander Jacoby

July 24, 2020

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 43 Sam is joined by Alexander Jacoby, Senior Lecturer in Japanese Studies at Oxford Brookes University. 

Alex discusses Rashōmon (88 minutes), Akira Kurosawa's Japanese cinema classic from 1950. The film stars Toshiro Mifune, Machiko Kyō, Masayuki Mori, and Takashi Shimura.

Sam and Alex talk about Kurosawa's career, how the film became a global sensation and the BFI's Japan 2020 film season.

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

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Bonus Link: The BFI list of the best Japanese film of every year from 1925 to now.

Slow West with Edith Bowman

Slow West with Edith Bowman

July 10, 2020

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 42 Sam is joined by Edith Bowman, broadcaster and host of film music podcast Soundtracking.

Edith has chosen Slow West (84 minutes), John Maclean's directorial debut from 2015. The Sundance prize-winning film stars Kodi Smit-McPhee, Michael Fassbender, Ben Mendelsohn, Caren Pistorius and Rory McCann.

Sam and Edith talk about Jed Kurzel's incredible score, the sweeping New Zealand vistas standing in for the old west, and comment on Fassbender's shaving technique.

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

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Bonus Link: Ben Mendelsohn talking about his big fur coat (YouTube link). 

The Texas Chain Saw Massacre with Mike Muncer

The Texas Chain Saw Massacre with Mike Muncer

June 26, 2020

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 41 Sam is joined by Mike Muncer, host of The Evolution of Horror podcast, and producer & senior editor of BBC InsideCinema and BBC InsideGames.

Mike has chosen Tobe Hooper's seminal horror The Texas Chain Saw Massacre (83 minutes) from 1974. Written by Tobe Hooper and Kim Henkel, the film stars Gunnar Hansen, Marilyn Burns and Paul A. Partain. 

Sam and Mike talk about how the film was banned on release, the enduring appeal of Leatherface and just how bad the sets must have smelt. 

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

If you enjoy the show, please subscribe, rate, review and share with your friends. We're an independent podcast and every recommendation helps - thank you!

Bonus Link: The trailer for Texas Chainsaw Massacre: The Next Generation starring Matthew McConaughey and Renée Zellweger.

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