Dec 232015
 

45 Years Still

This was a year of so many wonderfully inclusive, sweet, exciting, different, heartbreaking and magical films. And if you were to think for a second that statement is an exaggeration – I believe that the top six films on this list are better than any film I saw last year. It was the year of smart, fun, thoughtful and strong women as protagonists in films. It could always be better, there’s always room for improvement, but I hope that the films on this list in some way represent the amazing women in film this year and my feelings regarding that.

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Dec 132015
 

iwastheretoo

So those who know me know that I listen to a lot of podcasts. At any one time I am subscribed to between thirty-five and fifty-five podcasts. Some drop three times weekly, some fortnightly, some have no schedule at all. While I do listen to a lot of film podcasts, the majority of my podcasts could proudly be categorised as “culture”. From current affairs, to long-form journalism, and interview-based shows, there’s a good variety. Considering the volume I listen to, I decided to put together a list of my favourite ten podcast episodes from 2015. Hopefully it encourages someone to give something new a listen.

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