Episode 143: Les Miserables and Under the Shadow

Les Miserables and Under the Shadow May 29, 2020 This week on the Cinema Vertigogo Podcast, we take a look at two brilliant films that are painfully relevant today. First up, the Oscar-nominated 2019 film out of France, Les Miserables, which examines systemic failure and police brutality in the ethnically diverse suburbs of Paris. Then it’s off… Read More Episode 143: Les Miserables and Under the Shadow

Episode 138: The Wailing and The Handmaiden

The Wailing and The Handmaiden April 25, 2020 We’re splicing genres and blowing minds on this week’s episode of the Cinema Vertigogo Podcast with two Korean films from 2016 that left our jaws on the floor. First up, Na Hong-jin’s twisted thriller, The Wailing. Then Park Chan-wook continues to find ways to leave us mystified with The Handmaiden.   Intro:… Read More Episode 138: The Wailing and The Handmaiden

Episode 136: Invisible Life and Portrait of a Lady on Fire

Invisible Life and Portrait of a Lady on Fire April 10, 2020 It’s all about forbidden love and shattered lives on this week’s episode of the Cinema Vertigogo Podcast as we take a look at two beautiful films that will utterly devastate your heart-muscles. First up is the story of two sisters struggling to survive in 1950s… Read More Episode 136: Invisible Life and Portrait of a Lady on Fire

Episode 134: Tiger King and Dogs Don’t Wear Pants

Tiger King and Dogs Don’t Wear Pants March 25, 2020 We took a week off from the show as coronavirus chaos derailed the world, but we’re back and we’re hitting maximum mayhem levels right out of the gates. This week on the Cinema Vertigogo Podcast, we’re talking about Tiger King, the insane Netflix series about the big cat business and the… Read More Episode 134: Tiger King and Dogs Don’t Wear Pants