Felicity Abbott is an award winning production designer, presently based in the US. She has worked in film, television and opera, and her latest project, The Luminaries, is currently screening on TVNZ in New Zealand and the BBC in the UK. In this interview recorded with Katie and Lucy in June 2020, Felicity talks candidly … More Interview with Felicity Abbott
On this month’s show Coops n Katie chatted with Felicity Abbott, production designer on films such as Upgrade and the rather gorgeous Ladies in Black; and Peter Biggs, spokesperson for Featherston Booktown, which has recently become a full member of the International Organisation of Booktowns! We also played a pre-recorded interview with Jade Waetford, Chair … More October’s Edition of ReCooper8 is available now!
You can tune into ReCooper8 on 92.7Fm on Sunday 16th August at 8pm, Thursday 20th August at 7pm or download the free podcasts from http://www.arrowfm.co.nz/programmes/show/37/recooper8/ … More On this month’s edition of ReCooper8, filmmaker, Robin Greenberg
Way back in 2014 I had the pleasure of interviewing Robin Greenberg, Wellington-based documentary film maker, about her stunning ‘found footage’ documentary, The Free China Junk – a beautiful tale of freedom, courage and the spirit of adventure in 1950s Taiwan. Excitingly, Robin has started a Kickstarter campaign to raise funds to complete the sequel film … More Return of the Free China Junk Kickstarter Campaign
Tune in to 92.7FM at 8pm tonight for January’s edition of ReCooper8. In the studio with me tonight are Jen Craddock, the organizer of Sunset Cinema, a NZ film festival taking place in Carterton from 22nd Jan through to 12th March 2015. And we catch up with Vic Ross, assistant director of Miles Eckford’s adaptation of … More Jen Craddock and Vic Ross on Tonight’s Show!
In December 2014, taking a break from wrapping presents and writing notes to Santa, Lucy and Enrico settled down to a neat little chat about their favourite music from the movies… you can listen again here. What’s your favorite musical moment from the movies, and why? We’d love to hear from you!
I’ve just learned that Circus Cinema will be screening ‘The Free China Junk‘ starting tomorrow evening until Monday: * Thursday, 28 August @ 80m, * Saturday, 30 August @ 7:45pm * Monday, 1 September @ 3:45pm This is a beautiful film that was shown as a fundraiser a few months back. It’s great to see … More Chance to catch the beautiful film Free China Junk at Circus!
Enrico rejoined ReCooper8 this month with reviews of blockbusters Guardians of the Galaxy and Dawn of the Planet of the Apes, as well as his thoughts on Scarlett Johansson’s latest independent movie, Under the Skin (which incidentally will be playing in Masterton on 11th and 12th September as part of the New Zealand International Film … More August Film Review – Marvel, Apes and Aliens
In June ReCooper8 had a yarn with Luke Buda from The Phoenix Foundation and Robin Greenberg, Wellington based documentary maker and director of The Free China Junk. You can listen again to those interviews right here! Thanks to my guests for making a great show! Luke Buda … More Listen again – Luke Buda and Robin Greenberg interviews
It’s a packed show, alright! I talk with the director of The Free China Junk, Robin Greenberg, ahead of the film’s premiere at Circus Cinema in Martinborough on 22nd June. It’s the story of “five young men who set out on a journey to find their own version of freedom. With no boat and no sailing … More On ReCooper8 Tonight….