Podcast: 2019 Season Premiere – New Format, Oscars, New Releases

It’s a new format for the 2019 premiere of the Sean Kelly on Movies podcast. I talk a bit about the upcoming 15th anniversary, before giving some comments about this Sunday’s Oscar broadcast and the week’s new releases. Show Notes Introductory Comments New Podcast Format 15th Anniversary Patreon Offer Oscars Watching at Hot Docs Ted […]

Sean Kelly Interviews – Justin McConnell on Lifechanger

In advance of the theatrical release of Lifechanger on December 28, I got on the line with writer/director Justin McConnell to talk about the film. 00:19 – Opening Comments00:56 – Interview – Justin McConnell on Lifechanger00:19 – Closing Comments [podcast src=”https://html5-player.libsyn.com/embed/episode/id/8009114/height/360/theme/standard/thumbnail/yes/preload/no/direction/forward/” height=”” width=”100%” placement=”bottom” theme=””]

Sean Kelly Interviews: Brett Simmons and Fran Kranz on You Might Be the Killer

To coincide with the fact that the film is now available for streaming on Shudder, here is the interview I conducted during this year’s Toronto After Dark Film Festival with director Brett Simmons and star Fran Kranz about the meta horror-comedy You Might Be the Killer. 00:19 – Introductory Comments01:19 – Clip: “You Might Be the […]

Sean Kelly Interviews – 2018 Blood in the Snow Film Festival

For the third year in a row, here is a podcast featuring interviews from the 2018 Blood in the Snow Film Festival. This includes brief interviews for the features SuperGrid, Hammer of the Gods, and Level 16, the web series Damaged and Allie & Lara Make a Horror Movie and the short film Binge. Enjoy. 00:19 – Opening Comments01:40 – Lowell Dean on SuperGrid04:53 […]

Sean Kelly Interviews – Michael Del Monte and Janae Marie Kroc on Transformer

The documentary Transformer, winner of the Audience Award from the 2018 Hot Docs Film Festival, opens this week at the Imagine Cinemas Carlton in Toronto. To coincide with the release of the film, I am posting the interview I did at Hot Docs with Transformer‘s director Michael Del Monte and subject Janae Marie Kroczaleski. Enjoy. 00:20 – Opening […]

Sean Kelly Reviews: Night School, Mandy, and Bad Reputation

I did something a little different for the latest episode of Sean Kelly Reviews, as I recorded the episode live on YouTube. Here is the proper, edited episode featuring reviews of Night School, Mandy, and Bad Reputation. 00:18 – Introduction00:42 – Review: Night School03:56 – Review: Mandy08:09 – Review: Bad Reputation11:17 – Closing Comments [podcast src=”https://html5-player.libsyn.com/embed/episode/id/7119736/height/360/theme/standard/autoplay/no/autonext/no/thumbnail/yes/preload/no/no_addthis/no/direction/forward/” height=”” width=”100%” placement=”bottom” […]

Sean Kelly Interviews – Fantasia 2018 – Chuck Steel and The Ranger

It is my second Sean Kelly Interviews podcast from the 2018 Fantasia Film Festival. In this episode I talk to director Michael Mort about Chuck Steel: Night of the Trampires, followed by a discussion with director Jen Wexler, producer Heather Buckley, and actors Chloe Levine and Jeremy Holm about The Ranger. It’s a jam packed episode, so I hope it […]

Sean Kelly Interviews: Fantasia 2018 – Maurizio Guarini on L’Inferno

It is a special Fantasia episode of Sean Kelly Interviews, as I post my interview with Maurizio Guarin, best known for his work with the Italian progressive rock band Goblin, who is at Fantasia to present his live score for the 1911 Italian horror film L’Inferno (aka Dante’s Inferno). Enjoy. [podcast src=”https://html5-player.libsyn.com/embed/episode/id/6812941/height/0/width/0/theme/standard/autonext/no/thumbnail/yes/autoplay/no/preload/no/no_addthis/no/direction/forward/” height=”” width=”” placement=”bottom” theme=””]

Fantasia Diaries – July 4, 2018 (Patreon Exclusive)

In just over a week, I will be heading to Montreal to attend the 2018 Fantasia International Film Festival. In advance of this, I recorded a Patreon-exclusive podcast, where I run down my tentative schedule for the festival. Listen to the Episode ($1+ supporters)