Indiewire: Screen Talk

Each week on Screen Talk, Indiewire's chief film critic Eric Kohn talks with Thompson on Hollywood's Anne Thompson about the indie film world and beyond -- from film festivals to new releases and the future of the business.

TV & Film
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"Here Are the Comedy Contenders at the Emmys" (...
Anne Thompson and Michael Scheider discuss the co…
22 min
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"How 'Finding Dory' Recaptures the Pixar Touch"...
Kohn and Thompson debate the new Pixar film in ad…
27 min
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"Is TV More Diverse Than Film?" (Emmys Edition #2)
Kohn joins Thompson and Schneider for the latest …
27 min
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"The Best Movies of 2016 So Far" (Episode 101)
Kohn and Thompson debate the best films released …
30 min
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Screen Talk Emmys Edition: How Do They Differ F...
For the first Emmys edition of Screen Talk, Anne …
18 min
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"Why We Still Love to Argue About Movies" (Epis...
Screen Talk turns 100 with an introduction from a…
28 min
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"Our Lessons From Cannes 2016"
Kohn and Thompson debate the highs and lows of th…
34 min
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"Live From Cannes 2016!" (Episode 98)
Kohn and Thompson record this week's episode in f…
34 min
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"Cannes 2016: All the Gossip That's Fit to Share"
Kohn and Thompson discuss their experiences durin…
26 min
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"The Missing Link Between 'Captain America' & C...
Kohn and Thompson debate the success of "Captain …
31 min
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"Why We're Optimistic About Movie Theaters" (Ep...
Kohn and Thompson discuss new releases, the indie…
29 min
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"Oscar Season 2017 Has Started" (Episode 94)
Kohn and Thompson take a (very early) stab at 201…
36 min
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"Cannes, CinemaCon, and the Future of the Movie...
Kohn and Thompson review some of the big film new…
29 min
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"Do Movies Have a Future Beyond Blockbusters?" ...
Kohn and Thompson on Warner Bros. new focus on te…
30 min
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"If 'Batman v Superman' Sucks, Why Is It So Suc...
Kohn and Thompson discuss the insane success of "…
26 min
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"What Went Wrong With 'Batman v Superman'?" (Ep...
Kohn and Thompson discuss the failure of the late…
32 min
317
"Live at SXSW!" (Episode 89)
Kohn and Thompson record this week's episode in f…
39 min
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"SXSW 2016, Here We Come!" (Episode 88)
Kohn and Thompson discuss the films and events th…
20 min
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"2016 Oscars: Our Final Analysis" (Episode 87)
Kohn and Thompson discuss their experiences atten…
33 min
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2016 Oscar Predictions: Our Final Picks
The votes are in, the campaigns have concluded an…
48 min
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"Does 'The Revenant' Deserve Best Picture?"
Kohn and Thompson discuss the strong possibility …
26 min
322
"A Crazy Oscar Theory About 'Room'"
Kohn and Thompson discuss the recent luncheon for…
28 min
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"We Survived Sundance" (Episode 84)
Kohn and Thompson share their favorites from Sund…
28 min
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"Live From Sundance 2016!" (Episode 83)
Kohn and Thompson join a live audience at the Kic…
34 min
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"Do Sundance Movies Make Money?" (Episode 82)
Tom Brueggemann joins Anne Thompson and Eric Kohn…
29 min
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"What Do We Think About Those Oscar Nominations...
Thompson and Kohn are joined by Kate Erbland to d…
30 min
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"Who's Winning Big at the Golden Globes?" (Epis...
Kohn and Thompson dig through a busy week of awar…
31 min
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"Our Most Anticipated Movies of 2016" (Episode 79)
For the final episode of Screen Talk in 2016, Koh…
33 min
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"Holiday Movie Showdown: Who's Got the Edge?" (...
Kohn and Thompson discuss a packed set of options…
33 min
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"Do We Have to Talk About 'Star Wars'?" (Episod...
Kohn and Thompson offer their spoiler-free takes …
28 min
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"Why is This Year's Oscar Season So Unpredictab...
Kohn and Thompson are joined by Awards Daily's Sa…
32 min
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"Our Favorite Movies of 2015" (Episode 75)
Kohn and Thompson share their top 10 films of 201…
52 min
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"Why the Spirit Awards Are Exciting This Year" ...
The Independent Spirit Awards nominations are her…
32 min
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"Oscar's Diversity Problem" (Episode 73)
This week, The Hollywood Reporter took a lot of h…
33 min
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"Which Docs Are Gaining Oscar Ground?" (Episode...
With DOC NYC kicking off its "Short List" sidebar…
31 min
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"Spike, Mike, Angelina Jolie and 'Star Wars'" (...
Kohn and Thompson discuss Angelina Jolie's AFI Fe…
31 min
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"Could Netflix Numbers Help 'Beasts of No Natio...
Kohn and Thompson discussion Netflix's recent ann…
24 min
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"Who's Gaining Speed in Awards Season?" (Episod...
Kohn and Thompson discuss the nominations for the…
34 min
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"Best Picture Contenders Go to War" (Episode 68)
Kohn and Thompson examine three best picture cont…
31 min
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"Steven Spielberg, Michael Moore & Chantal Aker...
A lot has changed in the movie world over the pas…
34 min
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"Why Do We Care About Film Festivals?"
On Monday night, Screen Talk co-hosts Eric Kohn a…
42 min
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"The Weinsteins, Sony Classics, and Everyone El...
Kohn and Thompson discuss all the major players i…
33 min
343
"Why Oscar Season Just Got Real" (Episode 64)
Kohn and Thompson record this week's episode befo…
57 min
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"How to Deal With Too Many Movies" (Episode 63)
Eric Kohn and Anne Thompson look through the Toro…
32 min
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"Our Most Anticipated Telluride Films" (Episode...
Kohn and Thompson meet up at the Telluride Film F…
29 min
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"Spike Lee, Tarantino and Hollywood Problems" (...
This week, the Board of Governors of the Academy …
31 min
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"Is Steven Spielberg's 'Bridge of Spies' Aiming...
Kohn and Thompson survey the New York Film Festiv…
30 min
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"The Biggest Problem With the Film Industry"
Anyone who goes to a lot of film festivals is bou…
32 min
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"Edward Norton's Crazy Oscar Theory" (Episode 58)
This week, Edward Norton dropped a bombshell in t…
31 min
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"How Oscar Season Changed This Week"
Kohn and Thompson survey the Toronto film festiva…
30 min
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"Why We're Excited to See 'The Revenant'" (Epis...
Kohn and Thompson discuss news of recent problems…
32 min
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"Women Rule Comic Con" (Episode 55)
With Kohn away for the week, Thompson introduces …
43 min
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"Comic Con Calling" (Episode 54)
Thompson calls Kohn from Comic Con to share some …
37 min
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"What We Learned From This Week's Trailers" (Ep...
Kohn and Thompson dig through a number of new tra…
31 min
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"Is Hollywood Still Sexist?" (Episode 52)
Kohn and Thompson discuss the recent scandal invo…
42 min
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"A Great Week for New Movies" (Episode 51)
Kohn and Thompson discuss a number of great movie…
33 min
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"Screen Talk Turns 50" (Episode 50)
In the fiftieth episode, Kohn and Thompson meet u…
27 min
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"Why We're Excited for Fall 2015"
With the opening night film for the New York Film…
35 min
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"After Cannes, the Future" (Episode 48)
Kohn and Thompson discuss the early stirrings of …
30 min
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"Live from the 2015 Cannes Film Festival" (Epis...
Live from the Cannes Film Festival! Anne Thompson…
43 min
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"Cannes 2015 From the Inside" (Episode 46)
In this week's episode, Kohn and Thompson are joi…
27 min
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"On the Cusp of Cannes 2015" (Episode 2015)
Kohn and Thompson discuss the movies they're most…
23 min
363
"The First Oscar Contender of 2015?" (Episode 44)
Kohn and Thompson discuss Carey Mulligan's first-…
21 min
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"Remembering Richard Corliss" (Episode 43)
Kohn and Thompson remember the late film critic R…
32 min
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"Cannes, the Universe and Everything" (Episode 42)
This week, Kohn and Thompson examine the recent a…
32 min
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"Last Year's Cannes Today" (Episode 41)
Kohn and Thompson discuss several movies from las…
30 min
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"The Fast, the Furious and the Hollywood Proble...
Kohn and Thompson debate the merits (or lack ther…
30 min
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"Defining the Word 'Classic'" (Episode 39)
In this week's episode, Kohn and Thompson explore…
29 min
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"SXSW Vs. Colombia" (Episode 38)
Thompson reports from her recent trip to Colombia…
31 min
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"Sam Adams, True/False and Ghostbusters" (Episo...
Criticwire editor Sam Adams fills in for Anne Tho…
39 min
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"Why Albert Maysles Mattered" (Episode 36)
Kohn and Thompson discuss the legacy of Albert Ma…
45 min
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"Life After Oscar" (Episode 35)
Kohn and Thompson reflect on last weekend's Oscar…
38 min
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"A Final Look at Oscar" (Episode 34)
For their final podcast before this year's Academ…
20 min
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"Why David Carr Mattered" (Episode 33)
In this week's episode, Kohn and Thompson remembe…
34 min
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"Sundance Ends, Oscar Race Continues" (Episode 32)
In this week's episode, Kohn and Thompson unpack …
35 min
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"Live From Sundance 2015!" (Episode 31)
Screen Talk came to Park City for the Sundance Fi…
39 min
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"Sundance 2015 Begins" (Episode 30)
With the 2015 Sundance Film Festival kicking off,…
21 min
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"2015 Oscar Nominations: Now What?" (Episode 29)
In this week's episode, Kohn and Thompson dig thr…
20 min
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"Oscar Nominations: A Final Assessment"
In the first episode of 2015, Kohn and Thompson d…
31 min
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"Sony Hack, Oscar Hype and Us" (Episode 27)
In the final episode of 2014, Kohn and Thompson d…
31 min
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"The Best Films of 2014"
Kris Tapley joins the fun as this week's special …
77 min
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"Oscar Season Vs. Sundance" (Episode 25)
In this week's episode, Kohn and Thompson discuss…
38 min
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"Thankful for Awards Season" (Episode 24)
In this week's episode, Thompson and Kohn evaluat…
29 min
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"Why Mike Nichols Matters" (Episode 23)
In this week's episode, Kohn and Thompson remembe…
45 min
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"'Selma, 'American Sniper,' And Everything Else"
With Thompson at the Los Cabos Film Festival in M…
22 min
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"Jessica Chastain Vs. Herself" (Episode 21)
In this week's episode, Kohn and Thomson discuss …
27 min
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"Your Oscar Questions, Answered" (Episode 20)
For the 20th episode, Kohn and Thompson sift thro…
42 min
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"Gothams Vs. Oscars Vs. Interstellar" (Episode 19)
In this week's episode, Thompson and Kohn discuss…
32 min
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"Birdman, Boyhood & Edward Snowden" (Episode 18)
In the latest episode, Thompson and Kohn discuss …
33 min
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"Inherent Vice: Perfect Nonsense?" (Episode 17)
In the latest installment, Kohn and Thompson deba…
33 min
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"Gone Girl" Mania & Beyond (Episode 16)
In the latest episode, Kohn and Thompson debate t…
34 min
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Oscars Vs. NYFF (Episode 15)
On the verge of opening night at the New York Fil…
31 min
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From Oscars to Keanu Reeves & Back Again (Episo...
While Eric reports on the wild genre films screen…
28 min
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"Processing Toronto" (Episode 13)
Anne and Eric meet up at the Toronto Internationa…
25 min
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"Meet Us in Telluride" (Episode 12)
Anne and Eric meet at the Telluride Film Festival…
37 min
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"Predicting Telluride" (Episode 11)
In this special Telluride-themed episode, Eric an…
17 min
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"Robin, Lauren & Us" (Episode 10)
Anne and Eric reflect on the careers of two major…
30 min
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"Memo From Locarno to L.A." (Episode 9)
Eric reports on films he's seeing at the Locarno …
24 min
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"To Hype or Not to Hype?" (Episode 8)
Anne reports on the "Interstellar" panel at Comic…
33 min
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"Oscars and the Con" (Episode 7)
Anne reports from the floor (literally) of San Di…
16 min