90 Minutes Or Less Film Fest
Stand By Me with Mae Martin

Stand By Me with Mae Martin

March 16, 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 33 Sam is joined by comedian Mae Martin, whose new TV show Feel Good comes to Channel4 and All4 on 18 March. (If listening outside of the UK, the show will also come to Netflix on 19 March). 

Mae has chosen Stand By Me (89 minutes), Rob Reiner's classic coming of age film from 1986, based on the Stephen King novella The Body. The film stars Wil Wheaton, River Phoenix, Corey Feldman, Jerry O'Connell and Kiefer Sutherland. 

Mae and Sam talk about how the film inspired Feel Good, the incredible performances from the young leads and how the famous pie eating scene hasn't aged well.

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

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Mae Martin's Feel Good also stars Charlotte Ritchie, Ophelia Lovibond and Lisa Kudrow. It's available to stream now. Watch the trailer

Bonus Link: Listen to Mae Martin's Guide To 21st Century Sexuality

Crank with Beth Webb

Crank with Beth Webb

March 6, 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 32 Sam is joined by Swindon's reckoning Beth Webb, film & TV writer and broadcaster. Beth also co-runs the Bechdel Test Fest with previous podguest Corrina Antrobus

Beth has chosen Crank (88 minutes), Jason Statham's adrenaline fuelled action romp from 2006, directed by Mark Neveldine and Brian Taylor. 

Beth and Sam talk about the famous Oasis Leisure Centre Swindon, Jason Statham's money maker and Amy Smart's committed performance in the movie. 

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

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Bonus Link: Jason Statham diving at the Commonwealth Games in 1990. 

You can also listen to Beth from time-to-time on the Pilot TV Podcast and watch her on BBC iPlayer in Dirty Streaming: The Internet's Big Secret

Hot Rod with Chris Hewitt

Hot Rod with Chris Hewitt

February 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 31 Sam is joined by Chris Hewitt, Associate Editor at Empire Magazine and host of the Empire Film Podcast

Chris has chosen Hot Rod (88 minutes), the 2007 debut feature from Akiva Schaffer, Jorma Taccone and Andy Samberg - also known as The Lonely Island.

Chris and Sam talk about Hot Rod's Saturday Night Live origins, the magic of Andy Samberg and how test screenings saved the iconic line 'cool beans'. 

The boys also record the FIFTH Empire Film Podcast Spoiler Special for Avengers: Endgame. Seriously. 

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

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Bonus Link: The original music video for John Farnham's You're The Voice

Searching For Sugar Man with Rhianna Dhillon

Searching For Sugar Man with Rhianna Dhillon

February 7, 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 30 Sam is joined by Rhianna Dhillon, film critic, broadcaster and self confessed Harry Potter nerd.

Rhianna has chosen Searching For Sugar Man (86 minutes), Malik Bendjelloul's Oscar-winning music documentary about the mysterious 1970s musician, Rodriguez.

Rhianna and Sam talk about the impressive structure of the film, it's runaway success on release and the movie's unlikely connection to Harry Potter and the Order of the Phoenix.

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

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Bonus Link: Watch Dead Men Don't Tour - Rodriguez in South Africa on Youtube.

Run Lola Run with Jonathan Braylock and James III

Run Lola Run with Jonathan Braylock and James III

January 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 29 Sam is joined by Jonathan Braylock and James III from Black Men Can't Jump [In Hollywood], a podcast that reviews the films of leading black actors and discusses them in the context of Hollywood's race problem.

Jonathan and James have chosen Run Lola Run (80 minutes), Tom Tykwer's Sundance Film Festival award-winning thriller from 1998, starring Franka Potente and Moritz Bleibtreu.

Jonathan, James and Sam talk about the success of the movie, the '90s style, and how Run Lola Run inspired The Legend Of Zelda: Majora's Mask.

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Hosted and produced by @sam_clements. Produced and edited by Louise Owen. Guest stars @jonbraylock and @James3rdComedy. 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!

Listen to Black Men Can't Jump [In Hollywood].

Bonus Link: Listen to Idris Elba's end credits song for Bastille Day [aka The Take] (2016) on YouTube.

101 Dalmatians with Chris Butler

101 Dalmatians with Chris Butler

January 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 28 Sam is joined by Chris Butler from Laika Studios, writer and director of Missing Link and ParaNorman

Chris has chosen 101 Dalmatians (76 minutes), Disney's 1961 animated feature based on Dodie Smith's classic novel, The Hundred And One Dalmatians. 

Chris and Sam talk about 101 Dalmations influence on Missing Link, the groundbreaking art style of the film and the most iconic of all Disney villians, Cruella de Vil, animated by Marc Davis. 

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Website: 90minfilmfest.com
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Hosted and produced by @sam_clements. Produced and edited by Louise Owen. Guest star Chris Butler. 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!

Missing Link is out now on Digital, DVD and Blu-ray. 

Bonus Link: Milton Gray and Michael Barrier's interview with legendary Disney animator Milt Kahl

Review Of The Decade 2019 | New Year’s Bonus

Review Of The Decade 2019 | New Year’s Bonus

December 31, 2019

Happy New Year from the 90 Minutes Or Less Film Fest! Welcome to our special end of 2019 bonus episode. 

Host Sam Clements and producer Louise Owen discuss some 2019 highlights, and take a look at some of the highest grossing under 90 minute movies of the decade. 

We also check the answerphone for messages from past and future podcast guests, who share their favourite under 90 minute films from the last 10 years. 

Thank you for listening! We'll be back with our next full episode in January. 

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Hosted by @sam_clements. Produced by Louise Owen.

Guest stars Corrina Antrobus (Bechdel Test Fest), Mark Jenkin (writer & director Bait), Becky Brynolf (And Then What?) James Hunt (Cinematic Universe), Neil Alcock (The Incredible Suit), Kobi Omenaka (Flixwatcher & The Wire Stripped), Rebecca Callard, Liam Dempsey (Spocklight), Beth Webb (Bechdel Test Fest), Seb Patrick (Cinematic Universe), Dave and Cathy (The Cinemile), Tim Anderson (chef and cookbook author) and Sam Gilbey (artist and our logo designer!) 

Music by @martinaustwick. Artwork by @samgilbey. Edited by @lukemakestweets.

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Bonus link: "Great things come in bears" 

Trailer | The Holiday Season

Trailer | The Holiday Season

December 22, 2019

A trailer for a new side-project from the 90 Minutes or Less Film Fest team. You may like it if you are open to films over 90 minutes. 

The Holiday Season, a podcast that takes a detailed look at writer-director Nancy Meyers's 2006 Christmas classic, The Holiday.

Subscribe now on Apple Podcasts, Spotify or your podcatcher of choice, episodes available now.

 

Rope with Neil Alcock

Rope with Neil Alcock

December 6, 2019

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 27 Sam is joined by Neil Alcock, the man behind film blog The Incredible Suit.  

Neil has chosen Alfred Hitchcock's 1948 single-location thriller Rope (80 minutes) starring John Dall, Farley Granger and James Stewart. 

Neil and Sam talk about Hitchcock's pioneering filmmaking, James Stewart playing against type and champion the epic background set. 

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Rate and subscribe on Apple Podcasts: https://tinyurl.com/90minfilm

Website: 90minfilmfest.com
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Hosted by @sam_clements. Produced by Louise Owen. Guest star Neil Alcock. Edited by @lukemakestweets. Music by @martinaustwick. Artwork by @samgilbey.

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Bonus Link: Every Hitchcock film ranked on The Incredible Suit 

Before Sunset with Tess Morris

Before Sunset with Tess Morris

November 22, 2019

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 26 Sam is joined by screenwriter Tess Morris (Man Up, Hulu's Casual). Tess also hosts romantic comedy podcast You Had Us At Hello with fellow screenwriting expert Billy Mernit.

Tess has chosen Richard Linklater's 2004 romantic drama Before Sunset (80 minutes) starring Julie Delpy and Ethan Hawke. Nominated for an Academy Award for 'Best Writing, Adapted Screenplay', this is the second film in the iconic 'Before Trilogy' and the only title in the series eligible for our film festival. 

Tess and Sam talk about the films incredible dialogue scenes, on screen bathroom breaks and Celine's iconic cat, Ché. 

We've ALSO teamed up up with the lovely people at Sony Pictures Home Entertainment and Criterion to give one lucky podcast fan a chance to win the Before Trilogy blu-ray box set! Check our Twitter feed @90minfilmfest for more details! Ts&Cs: Competition closes 1 Dec 2019. Open to UK residents only. Our decision is final. 

Thank you for downloading. We'll be back in a couple of weeks! 

Rate and subscribe on Apple Podcasts: https://tinyurl.com/90minfilm

Website: 90minfilmfest.com
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Hosted by @sam_clements. Produced by Louise Owen. Guest star Tess Morris. Edited 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: We'd recommend checking out Billy Mernit's Writing The Romantic Comedy as mentioned by Tess in the podcast.