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Mar 30, 2016

Film Buff's Forecast with Paul Harris, Sophie on the panel and Lucy & Amanda on the phones.

Saturdays noon-2pm on 102.7 FM

 

On Today's Show

John Smithson, British film and television producer who was in town for the recent Australian International Documentary Conference, swung by to talk about his latest production Sherpa.  Sherpa is screening now.

Film historian Dean Brandum came in to talk about his upcoming lecture on Italian Cinema in Australia at the National Film and Sound Archive in Australia as part of the Ricketts Collection of Italian Cinema.  The season runs from April 8 - 10.

Michael Helms talked about the upcoming Fitzroy Film Fair and upcoming screenings at the Cinemaniacs Film Society.  And if you're interested in cinema stuff and stuff about cinemas locally, check out Michael's Technicolour Yawn blog.

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About the Show

 

Film Buff's Forecast is a 2-hour weekly program devoted to the world of film.  The show has been a RRR staple since beginning in its current format back in 1981.  Regular reviewers include Mark Hartley, Nick Matteo, Simone Ubaldi, Gary Hillberg, Brian McFarlane, Michael Helms, Peter Kemp, Tanya Farley and Paul Byrne.

Paul has been the Director of the St Kilda Film Festival since 1999, is the author of two books - The Film Buff's DVD Companion (Text Publishing) and Not Quite Hollywood Handbook (Madman Publishing) - and has worked as an occasional actor - Dogs In Space (1987) , Nirvana St Murders (1990), Love And Other Catastrophes (1996).  He also works as a script editor, historian and lecturer.

Email: filmbuff@netspace.net.au