The Outside Centre Film Podcast

The Outside Centre Film Podcast
Theo Neumann is a 7 year podcast veteran and you will find him on twitter @OC_Film. Ben Woodiwiss is a Director/Writer and you will find him @BenWoodiwiss. Paul Divine is the creator of The People’s Movies, one of the top 10 film blogs in the UK; with a real love of World Cinema and independent films. Find them online at or stay up to date on Twitter @thepeoplesmovie Join us twice a month for a podcast that focuses on World Cinema. If you like your films outside of the mainstream, you need not look further than The Outside Centre Film Podcast.

Episode 126 - Ben Woodiwiss Fanclub Episode One
Jun 28 • 40 min
As Above, So Below (Lebanon) About Endlessness (Sweden) Checkpoint Berlin (Italy)
Episode 125 - Prosecco Supanova
Jun 16 • 42 min
Supanova (Poland) Aurora (Finland) Izaokas (Lithuania)
Episode 124 - Questions & Answers
May 28 • 40 min
Air Conditioner (Angola) Sisters in the End of the World (Brazil) My Morning Laughter (Serbia)
Episode 123 - Strictly Come Aborting
May 17 • 44 min
A Yellow Animal (Brazil) EMA (Chile) The House Where The Mermaid Sleeps (Japan)
Episode 122 - Underwater Jeans
Apr 26 • 39 min
Corpus Christi (Poland) Purple Sea (Germany) Giraffe (Denmark)
Episode 121 - All the chips are on black
Apr 12 • 40 min
The Painted Bird (Czech Republic) The Traitor (Italy) The Occupant (Spain)
Episode 120 - Whistling Walrus
Mar 29 • 37 min
Babai (Russia) Bento Harassment (Japan) 1986 (Belarus)
Episode 119 - Introducing… Paul Divine!
Mar 11 • 39 min
Paul Divine joins the team to tell us about The People’s Movies blog/website as well as reviewing; Atlantics (Senegal) Portrait of a Lady on Fire (France) Identifying Features (Mexico)
Episode 118 - Normal Service Resumes
Feb 23 • 49 min
Queen of Hearts (Denmark) An Eye for an Eye (Spain) Truth and Justice (Estonia)
Episode 117 - Oscar Predictions 2020
Feb 3 • 64 min
Best Film Best Actor Best Supporting Actor Best Actress Best Supporting Actress Best Director Best Documentary Best Animation Best Foreign Language Film
Director Review: Andrzej Zulawski Part 2
Jan 22 • 48 min
On the Silver Globe (1988) My Nights are more Beautiful than your Days (1989) Boris Godunov (1989) The Blue Note (1991) Szamanka (1996) Fidelity (2000) Cosmos (2015)
Director Review: Andrzej Zulawski Part 1
Jan 7 • 61 min
The Third Part of the Night (1971) The Devil (1972) That Most Important Thing: Love (1975) Possession (1981) The Public Woman (1984) L’Amour Braque (1985)
Episode 116 - Film of the Year 2019 & Film of the Decade 2014-2019
Dec 30, 2019 • 92 min
Foreign Language Oscar Semi Finalists 2019 discussion, plus; FOTY 2019 Monstri (Romania) Girl (Belgium) Alva (Portugal) Ridge (Sweden) Pihu (India) Dear Etranger (Japan) Petra (Spain) Happy as Lazzaro (Italy) Film of the Decade 2014-2019 Computer Chess…
Episode 099 - Film of the Year 2018
Jan 2, 2019 • 85 min
Poisionous Roses (Egypt) The Wild Boys (France) I am Not a Witch (UK) The Long Excuse (Japan) Blue My Mind (Switzerland) Custody (France) Unicornio (Brazil) Vinterbrodre (Denmark) Have a Nice Day (China)
Director Review: Andrei Tarkovsky
Feb 11, 2018 • 70 min
(1956) The Killers, (1959) There Will be No Leave Today, (1961) The Steamroller and the Violin, (1962) Ivan’s Childhood, (1966) Andrei Rublev, (1972) Solaris, (1975) The Mirror, (1979) Stalker, (1983) Nostalghia, (1983) Voyage in Time, (1986) The…
Director Review: Ralph Bakshi
Jan 30, 2018 • 66 min
(1972) Fritz the Cat, (1973) Heavy Traffic, (1975) Coonskin, (1977) Wizards, (1978) The Lord of the Rings, (1981) American Pop, (1982) Hey Good Lookin’, (1983) Fire and Ice, (1992) Cool World, (2015) Last Days of Coney Island.
Director Review: Michael Haneke
Jan 22, 2018 • 66 min
The Seventh Continent, Benny’s Video, 71 Fragments of a Chronology of Chance, Funny Games, Code Unknown, The Piano Teacher, Time of the Wolf, Caché, The White Ribbon, Amour, Happy End.
Director Review: Aki Kaurismaki
Jan 14, 2018 • 77 min
Crime and Punishment, Calamari Union, Shadows in Paradise, Hamlet Goes Business, Ariel, Leningrad Cowboys, The Match Factory Girl, I Hired a Contract Killer, La Vie de Bohème, Take Care of Your Scarf Tatiana, Drifting Clouds, Juha, The Man Without a Past,…
Episode 082 - Film of the Year 2017
Dec 30, 2017 • 78 min
Toni Erdmann (Germany) The Happiest Day in the life of Olli Maki (Finland) I Blodet (Denmark) Harmonium (Japan) Ghost Story (USA) The Death of Louis XIV (France) Princess Cyd (USA) Train to Busan (South Korea) Sparrows (Iceland) Expect complete spoilers…
Director Review: Fritz Lang Finale
Feb 19, 2017 • 72 min
Concluding the look at Fritz Lang’s entire collection of films with his War movies of the 40‘s, the Westerns, the so called ‘Newspaper Trio’ of the 50‘s and a look at the end of career as he finished in colour.
Director Review: Fritz Lang part 2
Feb 13, 2017 • 62 min
For the second canto, a look at all Lang’s noir films across two decades.
Director Review: Fritz Lang
Feb 7, 2017 • 73 min
For nearly 3 and a half hours, Theo and Paul critically analyzed Fritz Lang’s entire body of work! In Rolle 1; a look at The Early Years, The Dr Mabuse Trilogy and his ‘Epics’ of the 1920’s.
Episode 060 - Film of the Year 2016
Dec 28, 2016 • 76 min
Sweet Bean, Julieta, Tale of Tales, Sommeren ‘92, Uzumasa Limelight, The Tip of The Iceberg, A Pigeon Sat on a Branch Reflecting on Existence, A Man Called Ove, Winter on Fire: Ukraine’s Fight for Freedom and The Brand New Testament. Which of these will…
Episode 045 - Film of the Year 2015
Dec 27, 2015 • 90 min
The Mule, Virunga, Lil’Quinquin, Wood Job, Attila Marcel, Force Majeure, Kumiko The Treasure Hunter, It Follows, Phoenix and Timbuktu. Which of these will come out on top? Also, one more recommendation each of a film we didn’t have time to review on the…
Episode 024 - Film of the Year 2014
Dec 30, 2014 • 93 min
Like Father Like Son, Computer Chess, Fill the Void, The King and the Mockingbird, Of Horses and Men, An Episode in the Life of an Iron Picker, Gloria, Metegol, Nymphomaniac and A Story of Yonosuke; which of those will win Theo and Paul’s respective Film…