On this episode of our podcast Jim was down at the Bord Gáis Energy Theatre for this years Dublin Comic Con and spoke with some of the Cosplayers, stallholders and attendees as we atended this year's event.
On this episode, Jim caught up with Director Maurice Sweeney and producer Ed Moloney to chat about their documentary I, Dolores which was recently screened here in Belfast as part of the Pull Focus Documentary Film Festival. Following that interview Jim caught up with local blogger Alan Meban to chat about the film.
On this episode, Jim caught up with writer Michael Gordon to chat about his work on the comic book adaption of Stan Lee's Lucky Man. This four-part mini-series explores the origins of the bracelet that grant detective Harry Clayton his powers and should be available from your local comic book stores now.
On this podcast, Jim spoke with local writer/director Brian Mulholland, one of the founders of the Film Devour Short Film Festival and Stay Beautiful Films. He sat down with Brian to discuss his passion for cinema and his own journey as a filmmaker.
On this podcast, we chatted in spoilerific detail about Ari Aster's Hereditary, a film which has divided audience and critical opinion with its bombastic ending! So we sat down to share our thoughts on the film. On this recording Jim was joined by Alice Byrne, Therese Rea and Joe Mc Elroy.
On this podcast, the second in a two-part special we continued to showcase some of the guests we spoke to during this year's Edinburgh International Film festival. Some of the guests on this episode included Anthony Byrne (In Darkness), Haifaa Al-Mansour (Mary Shelley), Adam Morse and Laurie Calvert (Lucid) and Stephen Moyer and Anna Paquin about The Parting Glass.
On this podcast, the first in a two-part special we showcase some of the guests we spoke to during this year's Edinburgh International Film festival. Some of the guests on this episode included Ben Elton, George MacKay, Mia Goth and Sergio G. Sánchez, the writer and director of The Secret of Marrowbone
On this edition of our podcast, we caught up with Art Parkinson and Penelope Wilton, two of the stars of Zoo. Written and directed by local filmmaker Colin Mcivor, this film about the 'The Elephant Angel' of Belfast Zoo hits cinemas this weekend.
Ahead of their show at the Mac here in Belfast on Saturday 30 June, BanterFlix's Jim McClean caught up with Andrew Jones Cassidy, Bill Taylor and Steven Barrett from the Sick Sense to see what makes these sickos laugh!
On this podcast, we sent BanterFlix's Scottish Correspondent Magdalena Paduch to the launch of this year's Edinburgh International Film Festival at the Filmhouse on Lothian Road. She caught up with Lydia Beilbythe festival's Short Film Programmer and chatted about what we can expect from this year's programme.
On this podcast, Jim sat down with Mexican filmmaker Issa López to chat about her film Tigers are not Afraid. It's a film that feels like a spiritual sequel to Guillermo del Toro's The Devil's Backbone or Pan's Labyrinth, except with a more modern, realistic setting with some critics going so far as to claim it's the best del Toro film he never made. Jim sat down and talked with Issa about the challenges of making the film and working with such a young cast.
On this edition of our podcast, Jim caught up with Aaron Flanagan from The Comic Book Guys to talk about the big bad within Marvel's MCU, Thanos 'the Mad Titan'. We chatted about his creation, mythology and even picked out some recommended reads for comic book fans to check out.
On this episode, Jim caught up with Thoroughbreds writer/director Cory Finley and one of the film's leading ladies Anya Taylor-Joy. He alsspoke with Director Simon Hunter about Edie, which will be screened at this year's Belfast Film Festival. He also chatted with Chris Gray about Ghost Stories, which is out this week.
On this episode, recorded on International Women’s Day, Jim caught up with Doctor Carolann North from the University of Ulster, who was speaking at the Nerve centre in Derry about the changing nature of women within the action movie genre.