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The Outside Centre Film Podcast

The Outside Centre Film Podcast

By outsidecentrefilm
Theo Neumann is a 7 year podcast veteran and you will find him on twitter @OC_Film.

Ben Woodiwiss is a Director/Writer and you will find him @BenWoodiwiss.

Paul Divine is the creator of The People's Movies, one of the top 10 film blogs in the UK; with a real love of World Cinema and independent films. Find them online at or stay up to date on Twitter @thepeoplesmovie

Join us twice a month for a podcast that focuses on World Cinema.

If you like your films outside of the mainstream, you need not look further than The Outside Centre Film Podcast.
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Episode 135 - Interrupted by Pâté

The Outside Centre Film Podcast

Episode 136 - Elephant Pillow
Echo (Iceland) Shine Your Eyes (Brazil) Moving On (South Korea)
November 29, 2020
Episode 135 - Interrupted by Pâté
My Dad is a Heel Wrestler (Japan) Summer of '85 (France) Agnes Joy (Iceland)
November 15, 2020
Episode 134 - Halloween Special 2020
The Invisible Man (USA) The Lighthouse (USA) Cutterhead (Denmark) The Antenna (Turkey)
October 25, 2020
Episode 133 - Is most definitely (not) sponsored by Nutella...
Charter (Sweden) A Perfectly Normal Family (Denmark) Onkel (Denmark)
October 11, 2020
Episode 132 - Screenwritten?!?!
Adoration (Belgium) I'm Thinking of Ending Things (USA) System Crasher (Germany)
September 27, 2020
Episode 131 - Konstantly in Love
A White, White Day (Iceland) Cook,F***, Kill (Slovakia) Beanpole (Russia)
September 13, 2020
Episode 130 - Remote Control Flying Whale
Beware of Children (Norway) Nobody Knows I'm Here (Chile) Eden (Hungary)
August 30, 2020
Episode 129 - Spudnick
Sputnik (Russia) Stupid Young Heart (Finland) The Rifleman (Latvia)
August 16, 2020
Episode 128 - Log Jam
And Then We Danced (Sweden) Out Stealing Horses (Norway) And Your Bird Can Sing (Japan)
July 26, 2020
Episode 127 - B stands for Boredom
Dogs don't wear Pants (Finland) Paradise (Italy) The Whistlers (Romania)
July 12, 2020
Episode 126 - Ben Woodiwiss Fanclub Episode One
As Above, So Below (Lebanon) About Endlessness (Sweden) Checkpoint Berlin (Italy)
June 28, 2020
Episode 125 - Prosecco Supanova
Supanova (Poland) Aurora (Finland) Izaokas (Lithuania)
June 16, 2020
Episode 124 - Questions & Answers
Air Conditioner (Angola) Sisters in the End of the World (Brazil) My Morning Laughter (Serbia)
May 28, 2020
Episode 123 - Strictly Come Aborting
A Yellow Animal (Brazil) EMA (Chile) The House Where The Mermaid Sleeps (Japan)
May 17, 2020
Episode 122 - Underwater Jeans
Corpus Christi (Poland) Purple Sea (Germany) Giraffe (Denmark)
April 26, 2020
Episode 121 - All the chips are on black
The Painted Bird (Czech Republic) The Traitor (Italy) The Occupant (Spain)
April 12, 2020
Episode 120 - Whistling Walrus
Babai (Russia) Bento Harassment (Japan) 1986 (Belarus)
March 29, 2020
Episode 119 - Introducing... Paul Divine!
Paul Divine joins the team to tell us about The People's Movies blog/website as well as reviewing; Atlantics (Senegal) Portrait of a Lady on Fire (France) Identifying Features (Mexico)
March 11, 2020
Episode 118 - Normal Service Resumes
Queen of Hearts (Denmark) An Eye for an Eye (Spain) Truth and Justice (Estonia)
February 23, 2020
Episode 117 - Oscar Predictions 2020
Best Film Best Actor Best Supporting Actor Best Actress Best Supporting Actress Best Director Best Documentary Best Animation Best Foreign Language Film
February 3, 2020
Director Review: Andrzej Zulawski Part 2
On the Silver Globe (1988) My Nights are more Beautiful than your Days (1989) Boris Godunov (1989) The Blue Note (1991) Szamanka (1996) Fidelity (2000) Cosmos (2015)
January 22, 2020
Director Review: Andrzej Zulawski Part 1
The Third Part of the Night (1971) The Devil (1972) That Most Important Thing: Love (1975) Possession (1981) The Public Woman (1984) L'Amour Braque (1985)
January 7, 2020
Episode 116 - Film of the Year 2019 & Film of the Decade 2014-2019
Foreign Language Oscar Semi Finalists 2019 discussion, plus; FOTY 2019 Monstri (Romania) Girl (Belgium) Alva (Portugal) Ridge (Sweden) Pihu (India) Dear Etranger (Japan) Petra (Spain) Happy as Lazzaro (Italy) Film of the Decade 2014-2019 Computer Chess (USA) Like Father, Like Son (Japan) Wood Job! (Japan) Phoenix (Germany) Sweet Bean (Japan) A Pigeon sat on a Branch reflecting on Existance (Sweden) Ghost Story (USA) Princess Cyd (USA) Sparrows (Iceland) Winter Brothers (Iceland) 2019 Winner (?)
December 30, 2019
Episode 099 - Film of the Year 2018
Poisionous Roses (Egypt) The Wild Boys (France) I am Not a Witch (UK) The Long Excuse (Japan) Blue My Mind (Switzerland) Custody (France) Unicornio (Brazil) Vinterbrodre (Denmark) Have a Nice Day (China)
January 2, 2019
Director Review: Andrei Tarkovsky
(1956) The Killers, (1959) There Will be No Leave Today, (1961) The Steamroller and the Violin, (1962) Ivan's Childhood, (1966) Andrei Rublev, (1972) Solaris, (1975) The Mirror, (1979) Stalker, (1983) Nostalghia, (1983) Voyage in Time, (1986) The Sacrifice.
February 11, 2018
Director Review: Ralph Bakshi
(1972) Fritz the Cat, (1973) Heavy Traffic, (1975) Coonskin, (1977) Wizards, (1978) The Lord of the Rings, (1981) American Pop, (1982) Hey Good Lookin', (1983) Fire and Ice, (1992) Cool World, (2015) Last Days of Coney Island.
January 30, 2018
Director Review: Michael Haneke
The Seventh Continent, Benny's Video, 71 Fragments of a Chronology of Chance, Funny Games, Code Unknown, The Piano Teacher, Time of the Wolf, Caché, The White Ribbon, Amour, Happy End.
January 22, 2018
Director Review: Aki Kaurismaki
Crime and Punishment, Calamari Union, Shadows in Paradise, Hamlet Goes Business, Ariel, Leningrad Cowboys, The Match Factory Girl, I Hired a Contract Killer, La Vie de Bohème, Take Care of Your Scarf Tatiana, Drifting Clouds, Juha, The Man Without a Past, Lights in the Dusk, Le Havre,The Other Side of Hope.
January 14, 2018
Episode 082 - Film of the Year 2017
Toni Erdmann (Germany) The Happiest Day in the life of Olli Maki (Finland) I Blodet (Denmark) Harmonium (Japan) Ghost Story (USA) The Death of Louis XIV (France) Princess Cyd (USA) Train to Busan (South Korea) Sparrows (Iceland) Expect complete spoilers for all the films reviewed! Also on the episode are the best/worst films seen outside the Podcast as well as things to look forward to in 2018.
December 30, 2017
Director Review: Fritz Lang Finale
Concluding the look at Fritz Lang's entire collection of films with his War movies of the 40‘s, the Westerns, the so called ‘Newspaper Trio’ of the 50‘s and a look at the end of career as he finished in colour.
February 19, 2017
Director Review: Fritz Lang part 2
For the second canto, a look at all Lang’s noir films across two decades.
February 13, 2017
Director Review: Fritz Lang
For nearly 3 and a half hours, Theo and Paul critically analyzed Fritz Lang's entire body of work! In Rolle 1; a look at The Early Years, The Dr Mabuse Trilogy and his 'Epics' of the 1920's.
February 7, 2017
Episode 060 - Film of the Year 2016
Sweet Bean, Julieta, Tale of Tales, Sommeren '92, Uzumasa Limelight, The Tip of The Iceberg, A Pigeon Sat on a Branch Reflecting on Existence, A Man Called Ove, Winter on Fire: Ukraine's Fight for Freedom and The Brand New Testament. Which of these will be films of the year? Also, a look ahead to the nominations for Best Foreign Language Film 2017 and what other films will be on the podcast next time out. Happy New Year and see you in February!
December 28, 2016
Episode 045 - Film of the Year 2015
The Mule, Virunga, Lil'Quinquin, Wood Job, Attila Marcel, Force Majeure, Kumiko The Treasure Hunter, It Follows, Phoenix and Timbuktu. Which of these will come out on top? Also, one more recommendation each of a film we didn't have time to review on the podcast this year, and a look ahead to 2016! Happy New Year!
December 27, 2015
Episode 024 - Film of the Year 2014
Like Father Like Son, Computer Chess, Fill the Void, The King and the Mockingbird, Of Horses and Men, An Episode in the Life of an Iron Picker, Gloria, Metegol, Nymphomaniac and A Story of Yonosuke; which of those will win Theo and Paul's respective Film of the Year? Warning, each and every film revisit contains spoilers.
December 30, 2014