Archive for the ‘Director’s Chair’ Category

  • Director’s Chair Reminder: Richard Curtis

    by Tony Cogan · Feb 12, 2017 at 17:55 CET · Director's Chair · No Comments
    Director’s Chair Reminder: Richard Curtis

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    Deadline: 25th February 2017

    Hello everyone, just a reminder that I’m still looking for features on the films of Richard Curtis, both films he’s directed and films he’s written. For a reminder of those films, go back to my original post here. I look forward to reading what you send my way.…

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  • Director’s Chair Introduction: Richard Curtis

    by Tony Cogan · Jan 30, 2017 at 19:55 CET · Director's Chair · 1 Comment
    Director’s Chair Introduction: Richard Curtis

    Deadline: 25th February 2017

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    Hello everyone, it’s once again time to announce the director that will be covered for Director’s Chair and, seeing how it is February, I wanted to cover a director most famous for directing romance films for Valentine’s Day and I can think of no better choice than Richard Curtis.

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  • Director’s Chair: Asif Kapadia

    by Tony Cogan · Jan 29, 2017 at 13:08 CET · Director's Chair · No Comments
    Director’s Chair: Asif Kapadia

    Hello everyone, it’s once again time to put up the post with all the features you sent in for the films of Asif Kapadia. As I expected, most of the features sent were for his documentaries and it’s been great to read what you thought of those documentaries. Without further ado, here are the features you sent for the films of Asif Kapadia.

    Far North

    I Think Therefore I...

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  • Director’s Chair Reminder: Asif Kapadia

    by Tony Cogan · Jan 15, 2017 at 19:20 CET · Director's Chair · No Comments
    Director’s Chair Reminder: Asif Kapadia

    Deadline: 28th January 2017

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    Hello everyone, just a quick reminder that I’m still looking for pieces on the films of Asif Kapadia For a quick reminder on the films that you can cover, along with a little history on Asif Kapadia himself, go back to the original post here. I look forward to reading your pieces.…

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  • Director’s Chair Introduction: Asif Kapadia

    by Tony Cogan · Jan 2, 2017 at 19:43 CET · Director's Chair · 2 Comments
    Director’s Chair Introduction: Asif Kapadia

    Deadline: 28th January 2017

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    Hello everyone and welcome to the new year of Director’s Chair. Last year, the focus went to directors who have mostly done narrative films, this month however, I wanted to expand the style of films being covered and look at a director best known for making documentaries and I can think of no director better to...

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  • Director’s Chair: Jim Henson, Brian Henson and Frank Oz

    by Tony Cogan · Jan 2, 2017 at 1:01 CET · Director's Chair · 1 Comment
    Director’s Chair: Jim Henson, Brian Henson and Frank Oz

    Hello everyone and Happy New Year, it’s time again to provide links to all of the features you sent to me for the December Christmas/Muppet themed Director’s Chair, looking at the films of Jim Henson, Brian Henson and Frank Oz. I won’t waste any time stalling, here are the links you have all sent me.

    Jim Henson

    The Great Muppet Caper

    The...

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  • Director’s Chair Reminder: Jim Henson, Brian Henson and Frank Oz

    by Tony Cogan · Dec 11, 2016 at 23:51 CET · Director's Chair · No Comments
    Director’s Chair Reminder: Jim Henson, Brian Henson and Frank Oz

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    Deadline: 31st December 2016

    Hello everyone, just a quick reminder that I’m looking for anything that you’ve written or done podcasts for for any films from directors Jim Henson, Brian Henson and Frank Oz. For a quick reminder of the films you can cover, go back to the original post here. Look forward to reading your reviews.…

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  • Director’s Chair Introduction: Jim Henson, Brian Henson and Frank Oz

    by Tony Cogan · Nov 28, 2016 at 20:04 CET · Director's Chair · No Comments
    Director’s Chair Introduction: Jim Henson, Brian Henson and Frank Oz

    Deadline: 31st December 2016

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    Hello everyone, it’s once again time to introduce the directors that will be featured in this month’s Director’s Chair and, seeing how it’s December, I wanted to choose the director responsible for my favourite Christmas film: The Muppet Christmas Carol. However, since the director of that film,...

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  • Director’s Chair: Marjane Satrapi and Jafar Panahi

    by Tony Cogan · Nov 27, 2016 at 13:53 CET · Director's Chair · 1 Comment
    Director’s Chair: Marjane Satrapi and Jafar Panahi

    Hello everyone, it’s once again time to show all the reviews I’ve been sent for the films of the Director’s in this months Director’s Chair. Now I knew that choosing Iranian directors would give me a lower number of reviews sent, I promise you that the next run of Director’s Chair will feature more recognisable directors. With that said, here are the reviews for the films of Marjane Satrapi and Jafar...

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  • Director’s Chair Reminder: Jafar Panahi and Marjane Satrapi

    by Tony Cogan · Nov 14, 2016 at 22:35 CET · Director's Chair · No Comments
    Director’s Chair Reminder: Jafar Panahi and Marjane Satrapi

    Deadline: 26/11/2016

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    Hello everyone, just a quick reminder that there’s still time to send in posts for this months Director’s Chair feature on the films of Iranian directors Jafar Panahi and Marjane Satrapi. For a reminder of what films you can cover, go back to my original post here. I look forward to reading your posts.…

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  • Director’s Chair Introduction: Jafar Panahi and Marjane Satrapi

    by Tony Cogan · Oct 31, 2016 at 20:32 CET · Director's Chair · 1 Comment
    Director’s Chair Introduction: Jafar Panahi and Marjane Satrapi

    Send Entries By: 26th November 2016

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    Hello everyone, it’s once again time to announce the directors that will be featured for the Director’s Chair feature and this month, we’ll be doing another month of highlighting non-English/American directors. This month, we’ll be highlighting two directors from Iran, directors who both, in...

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  • Director’s Chair: John Carpenter

    by Tony Cogan · Oct 30, 2016 at 19:33 CET · Director's Chair · No Comments
    Director’s Chair: John Carpenter

    Hello everyone, it’s once again time to collate all the responses you gave me for the Halloween edition of Director’s Chair focusing on the films of John Carpenter. Thanks to everyone who sent in pieces for me to feature, it was great looking through all of them. With that out of the way, here are the features on Carpenter’s films.

    Dark Star:

    Surrender to the Void...

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