In this podcast, Dr Ellen Wright has a discussion with film programmer at the BFI Southbank, Anna Bogutskaya.
The pair discuss the current Joan Crawford retrospective, ‘Fierce: the untameable Joan Crawford’ and associated public talk that Anna programmed.
As well as Crawford’s legacy, Ellen also asks Anna, a self-confessed ‘film nerd’, about her own film preferences and the politics of Anna’s work as programmer at the BFI.
Other topics touched on include all-female expert panels at film events, speaking publicly, and he podcast concludes with a Here’s Looking at You exclusive regarding an upcoming BFI film star retrospective.
Music is by kind permission of The Shannon Reilly Trio. The full version of the song Trouble can be found along with its video here, and purchased on the Shannon Reilly Trio album also called Trouble.
The podcast was produced thanks to the post-production expertise of John Ashbrook of Radio Pictures.