We sat down with Elisa Allen, the director of PETA (People for the ethical treatment of animals) UK, to discuss PETA leading the animal rights revolution for 40-years. We also touch on environmental activism and the natural impact of wildlife during COVID-19, working with Nandos for their plant-based 'Chicken-Burger', the government's upcoming plan to ban the sales of fur and more! Listen to the episode on Spotify or Soundcloud.
Netflix has confirmed among its content this month will be Spike Lee 's 'BlacKkKlansman'. The Academy winner (best-adapted screenplay, 2019) arrives on the 24th and along with 'Da 5 Bloods' marks the second Spike Lee title that the streaming service has acquired rights to this year. The addition comes on the heels of Netflix adding a Black Lives Matter section to its genre tab last June, responding to viewers' interest in titles relating to racial injustice, discrimination, and systematic racism. "I never expected my book to become a motion-picture. It happened all by surprise" remembers retired police officer Ron Stalworth , writer of 'Black Klansman', a memoir Stalworth originally drafted in 2013. Both timely and timeless, the story loosely uses Stalworth's recollections of his investigation for its subject, with a film that revisits and invites discussion about the enduring influence of supremacist ideology in American political, social
For decades, the scope of Joe Bob Briggs ' personal insight, heartfelt-appreciation, humour and experience, has carefully situated the dark corner of cinema, encouraging audiences to dig deeper and discover more, making him one of the pre-eminent cult film critics of modern times. He hosts The Last Drive-In as he writes as John Bloom (his government name) - enthused, with absolute mastery of his subject and a genuine subversion for alternative cinema. We talked to the world's foremost "drive-in film critic" ahead of the latest season of The Last Drive-In , to discuss his beginnings and celebrate outlaw cinema. Here is our conversation.
Duncan Trussell , comedian and co-creator of The Midnight Gospel sat down with us to discuss working with Pendleton Ward , writing and directing Clancy, Buddhist folk-tales, the tibetans yoga of dreaming and sleep, world peace and more! Listen below. Fly Fidelity · Fly Fidelity: Duncan Trussell (Episode 3)