90 Minutes Or Less Film Fest
Sleeping Beauty with Helen O’Hara

Sleeping Beauty with Helen O’Hara

February 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 56 Sam is joined by Helen O'Hara, journalist, podcaster and writer of Women vs Hollywood: The Fall and Rise of Women in Film

Helen has chosen Walt Disney's classic 1959 animation Sleeping Beauty (75 minutes). The film stars the voices of Mary Costa, Eleanor Audley, Verna Felton, Barbara Luddy and Barbara Jo Allen.

Sam and Helen discuss Eyvind Earle's spectacular art design, how women were side-lined in Walt Disney's original animation studio, and why Maleficent is the best Disney villain.  

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Hosted and produced by @sam_clements. Edited and produced by Louise Owen. Guest star @HelenLOHara. Additional editing and sound mixing by @lukemakestweets. Music by @martinaustwick. Artwork by @samgilbey. You can also listen to Helen on the EMPIRE Film Podcast each week. 

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Bonus Link: See inside the secret room in Sleeping Beauty's castle at Disneyland

The Circus with Pamela Hutchinson

The Circus with Pamela Hutchinson

February 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 55 Sam is joined by critic and film historian Pamela Hutchinson. A silent cinema expert, Pam has chosen Charlie Chaplin's 1928 box-office hit The Circus

Sam and Pam discuss the enduring legacy of Chaplin,  the definition of silent cinema and the fun you can have with a box of monkeys. 

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

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Bonus Link: Pam's blog Silent London is a place for people who love silent film, with reviews, previews, podcasts and features

Last Resort with Celyn Jones

Last Resort with Celyn Jones

January 22, 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 54 Sam is joined by BAFTA award-winning actor, writer and director Celyn Jones. His next film, Six Minutes to Midnight, starring Eddie Izzard and Dame Judi Dench, is due out in March 2021.

Celyn has chosen Last Resort (74 minutes) by Pawel Pawlikowski. The film from 2000 stars Paddy Considine and Dina Korzun. 

Sam and Celyn discuss working with Elijah Wood on Set Fire To The Stars, his journey to becoming a film maker, and how Paddy Considine played a pivotal role in his career.

Celyn recently produced Zara Hayes's Poms, starring Diane Keaton, Jacki Weaver and Pam Grier. The film is available to watch on a number of digital platforms

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

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Bonus Link: Celyn Jones winning his BAFTA Cymru award.

The Nightmare Before Christmas with Tuppence Middleton

The Nightmare Before Christmas with Tuppence Middleton

January 8, 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 53 Sam is joined by actor Tuppence Middleton, who has recently starred in David Fincher's Mank and Brandon Cronenberg's Possessor. 

Tuppence has chosen The Nightmare Before Christmas (76 minutes), directed by Henry Selick. Disney's classic stop motion animated musical started life as an idea by Tim Burton and stars Catherine O'Hara, Danny Elfman and Chris Sarandon. 

Sam and Tuppence discuss working with David Fincher and Gary Oldman on Mank, why The Nightmare Before Christmas is an annual watch and what a fantastic singing voice Catherine O'Hara has! 

Mank is available on Netflix and Possessor is available to purchase / rent on all good streaming service. 

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

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Bonus Link: Tim Burton's original poem for The Nightmare Before Christmas, that was the basis for the film. 

Robot And Frank with Kim-Joy

Robot And Frank with Kim-Joy

December 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 52 Sam is joined by Great British Bake-Off finalist and cookbook author Kim-Joy.

Kim-Joy has chosen Robot and Frank (85 minutes), directed by Jake Schreier. The 2012 sci-fi comedy drama stars Frank Langella, Susan Sarandon, Peter Sarsgaard, James Marsden and Liv Tyler.

Sam and Kim-Joy discuss being on The Great British Bake-Off, why she chose Robot and Frank and what her ideal robot would do.

Christmas with Kim-Joy is available in book shops now, and you can watch her on YouTube.

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

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Bonus Link: Kim-Joy's recipe for vegan robot fondant fancies

Nick Helm on Police Academy | Bonus

Nick Helm on Police Academy | Bonus

November 27, 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.

Back in May, Sam spoke to comedian Nick Helm about his favourite film, Army of Darkness. Before they got to that however, Nick talked about how he'd watched all seven Police Academy movies in one day. As six of them are under 90 minutes, we thought it would make great bonus episode while the Film Fest is on a short break until Christmas.

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

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The Day Shall Come with MiMi Aye

The Day Shall Come with MiMi Aye

November 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 51 Sam is joined by MiMi Aye, food writer and author of Mandalay: Recipes and Tales from a Burmese Kitchen.

MiMi has chosen The Day Shall Come (88 minutes), directed by Chris Morris. The 2019 movie stars Marchánt Davis, Anna Kendrick, Danielle Brooks and Denis O'Hare. 

Sam and MiMi discuss Burmese cuisine, Chris Morris and Jesse Armstrong's razor-sharp satire and how films that are under 90 minutes long can bring you love. 

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

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Bonus Link: Chris Morris talking to Jon Snow on Channel 4 News

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

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