The A24 Podcast

The A24 Podcast

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A24 in your eardrums. No host, no ads, no rules. From the people behind Eighth Grade, Hereditary, Lady Bird, Moonlight, The Witch, The Lobster, Ex Machina, and more.


All In The Family with Ramy Youssef & Awkwafina
Jun 12 • 47 min
Topics covered include: lies we tell our families, the gift of cold hard cash, visiting Disney as an adult, pet monkeys (dream versus reality), Murakami, the Malcolm X watch, LA car culture, universality through specificity, connecting the dots, and the…
A Bigger Canvas with Martin Scorsese & Joanna Hogg
May 15 • 48 min
Topics covered include: Bob Fosse’s influence, the magic of Singing In The Rain (1952), strategies for evading journalists’ questions, sequels that aren’t really sequels, the CGI challenge of youthifying De Niro, Pesci, and Pacino in The Irishman, and the…
Shooting Stars with Rian Johnson & Claire Denis
Apr 22 • 27 min
Topics covered include: shooting a prison movie in space, the dark romance of L.A., good bread, why Claire went crazy working for Wim Wenders, films that must be viewed in the dark, shooting with yellow light, the romanticization of film stock,…
Don’t Be A Stranger with Jonah Hill & Michael Cera
Jan 8 • 48 min
Topics covered include: the surreal experience of overnight fame, Spanish movie marketing, establishing boundaries, theater people, drinking beers with Elaine May, Jonah’s fear of winged animals, on-demand pushups, degenerate gambling, and why everyone…
Sound On with Daniel Lopatin & Mica Levi
Dec 3, 2018 • 42 min
Topics covered include: the process of scoring a film, growing up in a house filled with music, cinematic rhythm, cheesy scores, creating the sounds of an urban nightmare, and why electronic music is the best game ever.
Acting Your Age with Elsie Fisher & Molly Ringwald
Nov 1, 2018 • 39 min
Topics covered include: the highs and lows of being a young actor, Elsie’s audition for Eighth Grade, Bo Burnham’s Vine career (RIP), why social media should have stopped at Myspace, the impossibility of not saying “Um” and “Like,” Dungeons & Dragons, the…
The More You Know with Fred Armisen & Jason Schwartzman
Oct 1, 2018 • 46 min
Topics covered include: the nuances of American Sign Language, Icelandic stand-up comedy, fairies, trolls, superhuman athleticism, archaic medical treatments, and what Fred would do if he could travel back in time without altering history.
Catch And Release with Ethan Hawke & Alia Shawkat
Aug 29, 2018 • 41 min
Topics covered include: their new film Blaze, summers in Nova Scotia, art that tells the truth, the beauty of beginner’s mind, Alia’s painting, career advice from Steve McQueen, and the importance of giving it all away.
This Is How It Should End with Paul Schrader & Sofia Coppola
May 30, 2018 • 46 min
Topics covered include: Paul’s unexpected career trajectory, ambiguous endings, stealing from the best, the challenges of writing without “nighttime additives,” and what it took for Paul to finally make First Reformed—the movie he’s been waiting his whole…
True Obsession with John Early & Toni Collette
Apr 26, 2018 • 42 min
Topics covered include: Toni Collette, Toni Collette, and falling in love with Toni Collette at age 10 after renting Clockwatchers from a Nashville Blockbuster.
High Anxiety with Jerrod Carmichael & Bo Burnham
Mar 29, 2018 • 48 min
Topics covered include: the internet, teenagers today, how to talk about a moment that is already a parody of itself, the FKA Twigs/Anderson .Paak/Spike Jonze Apple ad, whether or not Deadpool gets it, why Jerrod hasn’t seen Bottle Rocket, the filmmaking…
All the Way Home with Barry Jenkins & Greta Gerwig
Feb 28, 2018 • 40 min
Topics covered include: Elena Ferrante, medieval triptychs, things that make Greta uncomfortable as a viewer, shooting through fog machines, the skirts of Isadora Duncan, fast-talking ladies, Grey Gardens, the possibility of a giant bad mess, budgetary…
Coming Soon: The A24 Podcast
Feb 20, 2018 • 0 min
A new podcast from A24, featuring conversations with our cool(er) friends and other audio experiments. If you love our movies, subscribe now and get A24 in your eardrums.