Episode 31: The Year In Review - 1987 Movies

Ladies and gentlemen, let's go back thirty years to when three film critics fell in love with going to the movies.  The mid-80s informed a lot of my taste, and much like previous years' retrospectives, it's always a blast to go back and see what holds up and what we each consider to be personal favorites from a particular year.  RogerEbert.com's very own Erik Childress and Collin Souter return for what is officially a yearly tradition that started thanks to original podcast creator Jim Laczkowski (that's me).  We started with 1985 two years ago, and plan to do this all the way up until 1999 as a bonus excursion for reflection, nostalgia, and to celebrate those 80s and 90s kids that adored film as much as we did.

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Episode 30: Collin Souter & A Woody Allen Retrospective

Woody Allen has made over fifty films and there are 52 weeks in a year.  So RogerEbert.com's Collin Souter - filmmaker, friend and film critic - took it upon himself to watch one Woody Allen movie each week throughout the entire year of 2016.  It brought a lot of interesting insights and he even wrote a journal as the marathon went along.  This special episode of Voices and Visions is all about the love of cinema, the work of Woody Allen, mainly filtered through the perspective of a great critic and conversationalist.

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Episode 29: Emily Hagins (COIN HEIST)

What a true joy it was to talk with someone so talented, inspirational, and spirited about being a filmmaker.  The young Emily Hagins started her career around the age of 12 creating the blueprints for what would eventually become her debut feature PATHOGEN.  It was a cult hit, and received a lot of attention and acclaim from the Austin film community -- directors and critics supported her as well as her loving parents. 

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