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Episodes

A Year At The Tyneside Cinema - Episode 7 - Loveless

2/26/2018
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A brief episode about the Russian entry for the Oscar for Best Foreign Language Film 'Loveless' by Andrey Zvyaginstev

Duration:00:06:09

A Year At The Tyneside Cinema - Episode 6 - Phantom Thread

2/10/2018
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Daniel Day Lewis swaps oil for thread as he returns into the loving arms of Paul Thomas Anderson for 'Phantom Thread'. Guess what? This podcast has Simon lavishing praise on PTA again, but for the last time this year (unless PTA makes a super secret film and drops it without warning)

Duration:00:08:35

A Year At The Tyneside Cinema - Episode 5 - Magnolia+Downsizing

2/2/2018
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An episode in which I describe Paul Thomas Anderson's Magnolia as 'stunning' four too many times, and Alexander Payne's Downsizing as baffling four too many times

Duration:00:25:28

A Year At The Tyneside Cinema - Episode 3 - Darkest Hour

1/13/2018
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Episode 3 of 'A Year At The Tyneside Cinema' is about Joe Wright's Churchill biopic Darkest Hour.

Duration:00:11:19

Wor Stories Episode 7 - Patrick Duffy

12/3/2017
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For this episode I met writer Patrick Duffy AKA Paddy Scumfuck (this episode is explicit, if you can't already tell) to talk about his work, his life, as well as experiences of homelessness in Newcastle Upon Tyne, and mental health issues

Duration:00:37:06

Wor Stories Episode 6 - The Letter Room

10/26/2017
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The Letter Room are a theatre company based in Newcastle Upon Tyne, and I was joined by two members, Meghan and Stan, to talk about their process, their path, and my diarrhea

Duration:00:53:09

Wor Stories Episode 5 - Art

9/4/2017
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On a hot day in July, I was joined by Mani Kambo and Kat Bevan to talk about being an independent artist in Newcastle Upon Tyne. I learnt a lot about the DIY scene in Newcastle, and the numerous space and collectives I had no clue were here, and I hope you all learn something too

Duration:00:41:25

Wor Stories Episode 4 - Skateboarding

8/14/2017
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A bumper edition of Wor Stories this week, recorded on a very hot day with Krishna Muthurangu and Glen Sutherland. We talked at length about Skateboarding in Newcastle Upon Tyne, from the 90s to now, covering some of the videos that have captured the skateboarding culture in the city

Duration:01:30:25

Wor Stories Episode 2 - Victoria Tunnel

7/18/2017
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Episode 2 of Wor Stories is about the Victoria Tunnel, and was recorded in the Victoria Tunnel! Kelly from the Ouseburn Trust kindly spoke to Simon about the history of the Tunnel. If you're interested in visiting the tunnel, go to https://www.ouseburntrust.org.uk/visit-vt

Duration:00:25:19

Wor Stories Episode 1 - Byker Grove with Sammy Dobson

7/3/2017
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Episode 1 of Wor Stories covers the Geordie TV institution Byker Grove. Simon Dowling is joined by Sammy Dobson, former star of the show, to discuss the Grove, Sammy's career to date, and the stand up comedy scene in Newcastle Upon Tyne

Duration:00:47:53

Wor Stories Intro

6/12/2017
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A brief introduction to the forthcoming podcast, Wor Stories

Duration:00:02:09