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The Global Film Podcast

The Global Film Podcast

By The Global Film Awards & Diego Andaluz
The Global Film Podcast is a weekly film podcast featuring global roundtable discussions with film critics, fans, and filmmakers from all around the world. Featuring worldwide contributors from Variety, Indiewire, AwardsWatch, and more, they discuss the latest film releases, awards analysis, and general happenings in the industry, all moderated by Rotten-Tomatoes certified critic and filmmaker Diego Andaluz.
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I Care A Lot, Minari, & Predicting the 2021 Oscars
Global contributors discuss their thoughts on Netflix’s I Care A Lot and A24's latest Awards contender Minari Feturing a Global Roundtable comprised of Diego Andaluz, Ahmad, David Cuevas, and Jon Negroni Timecodes: 00:42  - I Care A Lot 21:55 - Minari 45:35 - 2021 Oscar Predictions Follow us on Twitter: @GlobalFilmPod & host @thediegoandaluz Edited by Diego Andaluz, Artwork by Bradley Ginsburg An Andaluz Media Production, Created by Diego Andaluza
57:08
February 21, 2021
Judas and The Black Messiah, Malcolm & Marie, & A24's Saint Maud
Global contributors discuss their thoughts on Judas & The Black Messiah, Issues with the criticism of Netflix's Malcolm & Marie (starring Zendaya), and A24's latest horror film Saint Maud. Featuring a Global Roundtable comprised of Diego Andaluz, Carolyn Hinds, Ben Rolph, and Kathia Woods. Timecodes: 1:00 - Saint Maud 15:47 - Malcolm & Marie 45:53 - Judas and The Black Messiah Follow us on Twitter: @GlobalFilmPod & host @thediegoandaluz Next week: Minari, Nomadland (II), I Care A Lot, and more! Edited by Diego Andaluz, Artwork by Bradley Ginsburg An Andaluz Media Production, Created by Diego Andaluz
01:07:36
February 11, 2021
The Best & Worst of Sundance 2021 (Official Recap & Film Review Critic Roundtable)
On this Sundance special, global contributors discuss their thoughts on the best and worst films of the first major 2021 Film Festival. Featuring a Global Roundtable comprised of Diego Andaluz, Valerie Complex (The Playlist, Variety, Consequence of Sound), Tessa Smith (Editor-In-Chief of Mama's Geeky) & Jeffrey Zhang (Editor-In-Chief of Strange Harbors)  Film Review Timecodes:  00:59 - CODA 5:53 - John And The Hole 8:57 -  Passing 14:51 - Superior 15:23 -  On The Count Of Three 18:10 -  Mayday 20:44  -  I Was A Simple Man 21:10 - Jockey 22:59  - Together Together 24:05 - Summer of Soul 26:00 -  Users 26:34 - Homeroom 27:09 - All Light Everywhere 27:22 - Flee 30:20 - Misha and The Wolves 33:10 - The Dog Who Wouldn’t Be Quiet 34:56 - Human Factors 36:20 - Prime Time 36:43 -  Fire In The Mountains 37:34 - A Glitch In The Matrix 40:10 -  Coming Home In The Dark 41:50 - Censor 44:48 - We’re All Going To The World’s Fair 49:21 - Son Of Monarchs 50:03  - Strawberry Mansion 51:40 -  The Blazing World 53:54 - Cryptozoo 55:42 - Prisoners Of The Ghostland 58:12 - In The Same Breath 58:34  - How It Ends 59:32 - In The Earth 1:03:49 - Mass 1:10:16 -  Overall Recap + Best & Worst of Sundance 2021 (Judas And The Black Messiah, Land, & The World To Come will all be discussed on next week's episode. Stay tuned!) Follow us on Twitter: @GlobalFilmPod & host @thediegoandaluz Edited by Diego Andaluz, Artwork originally published on Decider by Dillen Phelps  An Andaluz Media Production, Created by Diego Andaluz
01:14:41
February 7, 2021
Table Read Special #1: Knives Out
On this episode of The Global Film Podcast, we conduct a cinephile Knives Out Table Read, the first of a monthly community table read series that will include films like The Princess Bride, Shaun of The Dead, Cabin In The Woods, and more! Cast: Blanc - Jay (@MrJayLedbetter) Marta - Molly (@miovies) Walt - Ben (@filmsonthebayou) Linda - Ted (@Xstudi0s_) Harlan/Alan - Brett (@artpig_reviews) Richard - Caleb (@Darthgroudon) Joni - Ruby (@gitlthot9Ruby) Meg/Alice (Marta’s Sister)- Jillian (@FILMSBYJILL) Jacob - Carter (@cartelmartian) Donna - Ted (@GoodfellasPlzza) Lieutenant Elliot - Karim (@everyspidey) Trooper Wagner - Casey (@Dykeules) Greatnaa - Rob (@robac96) Detective Hardwork (JGL in the mystery film Alice watches)/Stage Director - William (@swbonk) Mr. Proofroc - Brendan (@BrenTalksMovies) Local News Anchor - Whovain (@Whovian103_YT) Stage Director - Diego (@thediegoandaluz) Edited by Karim, Produced by Diego Andaluz
02:33:52
January 10, 2021
Promising Young Woman, Wonder Woman 1984, Soul, & News of The World
On this Christmas special, global contributors discuss Promising Young Woman, Wonder Woman 1984, Soul, & News of The World. Featuring a global roundtable comprised of Diego Andaluz (Film Updates, AwardsWatch, Film Inquiry), Matt Neglia (Next Best Picture), Rosa Parra (LatinxLens, Their League), Valerie Complex (Variety, The Playlist, Den of Geek, AwardsWatch) and Kate Sánchez (But Why Tho?: A Geek Community)  PROMISING YOUNG WOMAN: Spoiler-Free Discussion: 1:02  Spoiler Discussion: 9:06 Can Promising Young Woman nab a Best Picture nomination?: 52:01  SOUL: Spoiler-Free Discussion: 64:35  Spoiler Discussion: 74:10  Why Soul won't win Best Animated Feature: 93:55  NEWS OF THE WORLD:  Full Spoiler-Free & Awards Discussion: 107:15  WONDER WOMAN 1984:  Spoiler-Free Discussion: 118:04  Hosted by Diego Andaluz  (@thediegoandaluz) Follow us on Twitter: @GlobalFilmPod Wonder Woman 1984 is an installment of the DC franchise that lands on Warner Bro's HBO Max & stars Gal Gadot, Pedro Pascal, Kristen Wiig, & Chris Pine, & is directed by Patty Jenkins     Promising Young Woman stars Carey Mulligan and is directed by Emerald Fennel Soul drops on Disney + and stars Jaime Foxx, and is directed by Pete Docter Edited by Diego Andaluz & Hillary White, Artwork by Bradley Ginsburg.   An Andaluz Media Production, Created by Diego Andaluz
02:06:21
December 24, 2020
Nomadland, Mank, & Black Bear
Global contributors discuss Nomadland, Mank, and Black Bear.  Featuring Diego Andaluz (Film Updates, AwardsWatch, Film Inquiry), Ryan McQuade (Insession Film, AwardsRadar), Nabeel Zaman (Cinema Solace), and Carson Timar (Clapper, Filmotomy, Buttered Popcorn Movie Reviews)   Mank: 00:32     Nomadland    Black Bear: 54:09    Hosted by Diego Andaluz     Follow us on Twitter: @GlobalFilmPod & host @thediegoandaluz Mank is currently on Netflix and stars Gary Oldman, Amanda Seyfried, and Lily Collins, and is directed by David Fincher (Fight Club, The Social Network, Gone Girl, Seven, The Game, Zodiac)     Nomadland stars Frances McDormand and is directed by Chloe Zhao Black Bear is currently available on VOD, and stars Aubrey Plaza, Christopher Abbot, and is directed by Lawrence Micheal-Levine  Edited by Diego Andaluz & Hillary White, Artwork by Bradley Ginsburg.   An Andaluz Media Production, Created by Diego Andaluz
02:21:40
December 20, 2020
Disability in Film: Run & Sound of Metal (ft. Aneesh Chaganty & Natalie Qasabian)
Global contributors discuss Run, Sound of Metal, and the issues with Sia's treatment of the disabled community, as well as special appearances from Run filmmakers Aneesh Chaganty and Natalie Qasabian.  Featuring Diego Andaluz (Film Updates, AwardsWatch, Film Inquiry), Lucy May (Letterboxd, Variety), Kristen Lopez (Indiewire),  Kevin Thomas, (Kevinthecritic.com), & Lawrence Carter-Long (Turner Classic Movies, Projected Image, Disability Rights Education and Defense Fund), alongside interviews with RUN co-writer and director Aneesh Chaganty and producer Natalie Qasabian    Run: 00:32    Interview with Aneesh Chaganty & Natalie Qasabian: 36:09    Sound of Metal: 54:09    Sia & the current issues of disability casting: 82:38    Film Recommendations: 100:41    Produced by Diego Andaluz    Hosted by Diego Andaluz    Run is currently on Hulu and stars Sarah Paulson, Kiera Allen, and is directed by Aneesh Chaganty (Searching)    Sound of Metal is currently on Amazon Prime Video and stars Riz Ahmed, Olivia Cooke, and is directed by Darius Marder as well as being exec produced by Derek Cianfrance.     Follow us on Twitter: @GlobalFilmPod & host @thediegoandaluz Other films discussed in this episode:   Moonlight Sonata: Deafness In Three Movements  https://www.moonlightsonatadoc.com/about-moonlight-sonata-documentary  The Reason I Jump: https://www.facebook.com/reasonijumpfilm/    Transcript: https://docs.google.com/document/d/1hIZOumWW4Vr9RimtzDL8vVgXO7oIA5xudyHpengiedk/edit?usp=sharing    Edited by Carson Timar, Artwork by Bradley Ginsburg.   An Andaluz Media Production, Created by Diego Andaluz
01:52:21
December 10, 2020