Criterion Close-Up

Hosted ByMark Hurne and Aaron West

A Closer Look at The Criterion Collection

                               

Mark Hurne and Aaron West take a deep dive into The Criterion Collection with each episode. We discuss all things Criterion, delve into the library and explore relevant topics such as directors, themes, actors, genres that encompass all of film. Occasionally we conduct interviews with people who are involved or impacted by the Collection.


All Episodes

Criterion Close-Up 10: House (abbreviated) and The Shining

Aaron, Mark and Keith Silva talk about the Japanese cult, off-the-wall horror film House....

Criterion Close-Up 9: Moonrise Kingdom & the Wes Anderson Debate

Aaron, Mark and David Blakeslee talk about the new Criterion Collection of Moonrise Kingdom,...

Criterion Close-Up 8: Hiroshima Mon Amour & Romance Across Borders

Criterion Close-Up 7: December Releases & The Cult of Collecting

Criterion Close-Up 6: 12 Angry Men (1957) and Single Location Films

Aaron, Mark and Doug explore innocent, guilt, and civic duty by discussing Sidney Lumet’s...

Criterion Close-Up 5: If…. (1968) and Angry Young Men

SHOW NOTES OUTLINE: 0:00 – Introduction, Corrections, News. 25:05 – If…. (Lindsay Anderson, 1968)...

Criterion Close-Up 4: Day for Night and François Truffaut 1968-1975

Episode Outline:   0:00 – Welcome, Introduction, Corrections. 12:15 – News 34:25 – Day...

Criterion Close-Up 3: November Releases and Criterion Geekfest

Episode Outline: 0:00 – Introduction, Blogathon, News 25:00 – November Criterion release discussion 43:00...

Criterion Close-Up 2: My Life as a Dog & Lasse Hallström’s Career

Timeline: 0:00 – Intro: Introductions, Housekeeping, Criterion News. 25:00 – My Life as a Dog...

Criterion Close-Up 1: Broadcast News & Media in Film

Show Notes Podcasts we love: Criterion CastEclipse Viewer Wrong Reel Flixwise Filmspotting First Time...