The entertainment industry influencers sit down with the New York Film Academy to discuss the world of filmmaking to share their experience and knowledge. Hear from legends of the industry like Al Pacino, Bryan Cranston, Aubrey Plaza, Seth Rogen and many more.
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Cinema SitDown is a movie review podcast that enjoys discussing the elements of cinema. We intend to entertain and enlighten as we discuss and debate the merits of current and classic films and their inspirations. Join us in our conversations as we delve into interesting aspects of film.
On this episode, Alec Baldwin talks about his acting career from playing Jack Donaghy on 30 Rock to Beetlejuice to Mission Impossible.
Reginald Hudlin, director of House Party, producer of Django Unchained, Marshall, and The Black Godfather, discusses his experience working with Quentin Tarantino on Django Unchained.
Author and film critic, Peter Rainer, discusses the profession of film critique as well as legendary directors from Scorsese to Altman.
Jonah Hill discusses how he became an actor and what it's like to work with Hollywood legends like Martin Scorsese, Leonardo DiCaprio, and Brad Pitt.
On this episode, we discuss the legendary Larry Cohen with Steve Mitchell and Matt Verboys who made the documentary feature King Cohen, which details Cohen's work and legacy.
Academy Award-winning director Ron Howards discusses his acting and directing career including hit films A Beautiful Mind, Apollo 13, and American Graffiti amongst others.
In this episode, Peter Rainer discusses his career, approach to film critique and how critics can uplift films that would otherwise go relatively unnoticed.
Legendary director Steven Spielberg discusses the filming of Jaws, and how he came to choose other projects like Schindler's List and Saving Private Ryan.
In this episode, Nicole Avant discusses her Netflix documentary The Black Godfather and its subject, Clarence Avant, who's also her father.
Join us as we sit down with Derek Kolstad, the screenwriter behind the John Wick franchise. He discusses how his love for film developed into a screenwriting career and how he treats his characters with love.
Famed film critic and author Peter Rainer discusses the films and directors that inspired him as both a critic and moviegoer, including films like The Godfather, Bonnie and Clyde, M*A*S*H.
In this episode, film critic and author Peter Rainer looks back at the 2020 Academy Awards and breaks down performances and expectations.
New York Film Academy (NYFA) holds a conversation with Rachel Bloom, co-creator, writer, producer, and star of 'Crazy Ex-Girlfriend.'
NYFA interviews Tony Hale, the Emmy-winning actor who's appeared in two of the greatest comedies of all time, 'Veep' and 'Arrested Development.'
Cinema SitDown finishes their deep dive into the film’s of Martin Scorsese. For the third and final featured film, the fellas are reviewing Gangs of New York, the story of Amsterdam Vallon(Leonardo DiCaprio) return to the Five Points area of New York City seeking revenge against Bill the Butcher(Daniel Day-Lewis), his father's killer. What did you …
Cinema SitDown is doing a deep dive into the film’s of Martin Scorsese. For their second featured film, the fellas are reviewing Goodfellas; the story of Henry Hill and his life in the mob, covering his relationship with his wife Karen Hill and his mob partners Jimmy Conway and Tommy DeVito in the Italian-American crime syndicate. The film stars Ra…
By Ryan Bull & Richard Lusk & Tony Christ
Cinema SitDown looks back at some of their best bloopers, outtakes and flubs over the last 100+ episodes. All of these clips have played at the end of an episode at some point in the show’s history. Many come from when the show was called LaF. We hope you enjoy listening as much as we enjoyed screwing up. Next week, Cinema SitDown is back with a th…
Cinema SitDown continues reviewing great films from the prepod days. Our hosts, Ryan Bull, Richard Lusk, and Tony Christ are looking back at some of their favorite films that they have never gotten the chance to talk about before on the podcast.. Episode 225 has the fellas reviewing Animal Kingdom starring James Frecheville, Guy Pearce, and Joel Ed…
Cinema SitDown continues the new year by reviewing great films from the prepod days. Our hosts, Ryan Bull, Richard Lusk, and Tony Christ are looking back at some of their favorite films that they have never gotten the chance to talk about before on the podcast.. Episode 224 has the fellas reviewing Hard Eight starring Philip Baker Hall, John C. Rei…
Welcome to Cinema SitDown in the year 2020! Our hosts, Ryan Bull, Richard Lusk, and Tony Christ are starting off the new year by looking back at some of their favorite films. Episode 223 has the fellas reviewing Rocky 3 starring Sylvester Stallone, Hulk Hogan, and Mr. T. After winning the ultimate title and being the world champion, Rocky falls int…
On this episode of The Backlot, we speak with the lead actor, Isabelle Germain, and director, Coco de Bruycker, of the NYFA Student Directed Play, Ugly Lies The Bone.
In this episode of The backlot, we sit down with Mario Van Peebles (New Jack City, Ali) as he talks about the challenges of directing, acting and the balancing act between the two.
In this episode, we sit down with NYFA Filmmaking alum Bill Hader as he speaks about his hit show Barry as well as his experience on Saturday Night Live.
Welcome to Cinema SitDown, Ryan Bull is joined by Richard Lusk and Tony Christ , as all three hosts review Joker The film stars Joaquin Phoenix and Robert De Niro. Set in the Batman-verse, a mentally-troubled comedian Arthur Fleck embarks on a downward-spiral of social revolution and bloody crime. This path brings him face-to-face with his infamous…