IndieWire: Screen Talk

Each week on Screen Talk, IndieWire's Eric Kohn and Anne Thompson debate the indie film world and beyond -- from film festivals to new releases and the future of the business.

TV & Film
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"A Whole Bunch of Awards This Week and What The...
Kohn and Thompson discuss all the latest updates …
33 min
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"Surprises and Snubs from the Independent Spiri...
Eric Kohn and Anne Thompson review the 2016 nomin…
34 min
303
"Inside the Governors Awards" (Episode 124)
Thompson reports on her experiences at the Govern…
31 min
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"Why the Film Community Will Survive Trump" (Ep...
Kohn and Thompson discuss the results of the pres…
19 min
305
"Mel Gibson Is Unforgivable, But How About 'Hac...
Kohn and Thompson debate Mel Gibson's latest film…
31 min
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"How Film Critics Can Sway Awards Season" (Epis...
Kohn and Thompson discuss the way critics awards …
30 min
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"Why 'Moonlight' is a Best Picture Contender" (...
Kohn and Thompson discuss the recent Gotham Award…
30 min
308
"Let's Debate Kelly Reichardt"(Episode 119)
Kohn and Thompson debate the new Kelly Reichardt …
32 min
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"After All That, Is 'Birth of a Nation' Any Goo...
Kohn and Thompson get into a heated debate about …
30 min
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"NYFF Preview and a Whole Lot of Movies About R...
Kohn and Thompson discuss New York Film Festival …
30 min
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"What's Up With the Foreign Language Oscar Subm...
Kohn and Thompson talk through the foreign langua…
28 min
312
"Live From TIFF 2016!" (Episode 115)
Kohn and Thompson record this week's episode from…
27 min
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"TIFF 2016: So Many Movies!" (Episode 114)
Kohn and Thompson kick off the Toronto Internatio…
15 min
314
"2016 Telluride Film Festival Preview" (Episode...
Kohn and Thompson dig through the upcoming Tellur…
32 min
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"Telluride Anticipation 2016" (Episode 112)
Kohn and Thompson look ahead to next week's Tellu…
31 min
316
The Star-Studded Finale (Emmys Edition, Episode...
Well, here we are at the finale! With the end of …
18 min
317
"How 'The Birth of a Nation' Can Survive Oscar ...
Kohn and Thompson discuss the scandal surrounding…
22 min
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The All-Comedy-Predictions Episode! (Emmys Edit...
Michael Schneider and Anne Thompson parse the Emm…
19 min
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Dissecting the Drama in the Acting Categories (...
More Emmys predictions! Anne Thompson and Michael…
16 min
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"Why Is This Movie Opening That Festival?" (Epi...
Kohn and Thompson discuss the major selections fo…
36 min
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"Supporting Acting Predictions and TCA Roundup"...
The Screen Talk Emmys predictions continue! Anne …
24 min
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Fall Movie Analysis and Michael Moore's Film Fe...
Thompson reports from Michael Moore's film festiv…
27 min
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"Predictions, Round 1: Key & Peele (& John & Ni...
It's Week 1 of Screen Talk Emmys predictions! Ann…
11 min
324
"Trekking Towards Comic-Con 2016" (Episode 107)
This week, Kate Erbland joins Anne Thompson for a…
34 min
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"Recapping the Nominations: Surprises, Lags and...
Now that we've sifted through the Emmy nomination…
23 min
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"Why 'OJ: Made In America' Is An Early Oscar Fr...
Kohn and Thompson discuss the five-part "O.J.: Ma…
34 min
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"Why Every Film Lover Should Know Abbas Kiarost...
Kohn is joined by critic David Ehrlich to discuss…
31 min
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"We Breakdown The Academy's New Diversity Push"...
Kohn and Thompson discuss the 683 new members to …
33 min
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"Surveying the Late Night Landscape for Talk Sh...
Established favorites are returning to the Emmy f…
18 min
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"Amazon Studios: So Far So Good, But Plenty of ...
Kohn and Thompson discuss two new releases from A…
33 min
331
"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
338
"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
341
"Why We're Optimistic About Movie Theaters" (Ep...
Kohn and Thompson discuss new releases, the indie…
29 min
342
"Oscar Season 2017 Has Started" (Episode 94)
Kohn and Thompson take a (very early) stab at 201…
36 min
343
"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
345
"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
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"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
352
"A Crazy Oscar Theory About 'Room'"
Kohn and Thompson discuss the recent luncheon for…
28 min
353
"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
359
"Holiday Movie Showdown: Who's Got the Edge?" (...
Kohn and Thompson discuss a packed set of options…
33 min
360
"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
365
"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
370
"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
372
"The Weinsteins, Sony Classics, and Everyone El...
Kohn and Thompson discuss all the major players i…
33 min
373
"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
378
"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
387
"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
393
"The First Oscar Contender of 2015?" (Episode 44)
Kohn and Thompson discuss Carey Mulligan's first-…
21 min
394
"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
397
"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