Episode 539 – Indian Film Festival of Los Angeles (IFFLA) 2024 – Part 2

Moviewallas: IFFLA 2024 Coverage – Part 2

Join the Moviewallas team – Joe, Rashmi, and Yazdi – as they continue their journey through the Indian Film Festival of Los Angeles (IFFLA) 2024. In this episode, we dive deep into the festival’s second shorts program, featuring six diverse and compelling films:

1. Ade (On A Sunday) – A charming tale from Nagaland


2. This is TMI – An animated exploration of body image


3. Bobby Beauty Parlor – A touching story of friendship


4. Stitched – A quirky horror-comedy


5. Kasha – A poignant look at love later in life


6. Chakras for Sale – A 1960s-inspired musical comedy

We also review the hard-hitting documentary series “Defiance: Fighting the Far Right”, which examines the experiences of South Asian immigrants in 1970s London. The team reflects on its relevance to current social and political issues.

Lastly, we share exciting news about the festival winners and express our appreciation for IFFLA’s commitment to showcasing diverse voices in Indian cinema.

Whether you’re a film enthusiast, interested in Indian culture, or simply enjoy good storytelling, this episode offers a fascinating glimpse into the world of independent South Asian cinema. Tune in for engaging discussions, honest critiques, and a celebration of cinematic artistry!

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Episode Timestamps:

00:04:09: Shorts Program
00:06:36: Ade (On A Sunday)
00:08:34: This Is TMI
00:11:26: Bobby Beauty Parlor
00:13:34: Stitched
00:15:59: Kasbi
00:19:12: Chakras For Sale
00:21:52: Defiance: Fighting The Far Right
00:30:33: Wrap Up

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Episode 538 – Indian Film Festival of Los Angeles (IFFLA) 2024

🎬 Moviewallas at IFFLA 2024: Hidden Gems and Must-See Films! 🎬

Join Joe, Rashmi, and Yazdi as they dive into the cinematic treasures of the Indian Film Festival of Los Angeles (IFFLA) 2024!

In this episode, we review five standout films from the festival’s first two days:

🏔️ Mountain Queen: The Summits of Lhakpa Sherpa

🎭 Ben and Suzanne: A Reunion in Four Parts

🌊 Undercurrent (Ullozhukku)

👧 Girls Will Be Girls

🔪 Kill

Discover why IFFLA is a must-attend event for film lovers, and get the inside scoop on these diverse, thought-provoking, and entertaining movies. From heartwarming documentaries to pulse-pounding action flicks, we’ve got something for every cinephile!

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Episode TimeStamps

00:00 – Start

07:10 – Mountain Queen: The Summits of Lhakpa Sherpa

15:26 – Ben and Suzanne: A Reunion in 4 Parts

25:23 – Undercurrent

35:41 – Girls Will Be Girls

47:19 – Kill

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Episode 537 – I Saw The TV Glow / Furiosa: A Mad Max Saga

Welcome to Episode 537 of Moviewallas!

In this Podcast we review:

  • I Saw The TV Glow
  • Furiosa: A Mad Max Saga

This episode is also available on YouTube:

Episode TimeStamps:

00:00 – Start

01:00 – Indian Film Festival of Los Angeles

01:44 – Streaming Picks

02:00 – Clarkson’s Farm

03:44 – A Simple Favor

05:17 – The Conjuring

07:41 – I Saw The TV Glow

17:36 – Furiosa: A Mad Max Saga

 

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Episode 536 – Kingdom of the Planet of the Apes / Back to Black

Hello Listeners!

Summer time is here and that means movies, movies, movies!  Join is this week to talk about:

We also have reviews of:

  • Kingdom of the Planet of the Apes
  • Back to Black

Episode Timestamps:

00:00 – Start

05:47 – Streaming Picks

06:20 – Anyone But You

08:49 – Bridgerton

12:10 – Indian Film Festival of Los Angeles (IFFLA)

18:28 – Kingdom of the Planet of the Apes

26:02 – Back to Black

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Episode 535 – Civil War / The Fall Guy

In this week’s Podcast we talk about snacks from Japan.  There’s also discussion of:

  • Civil War
  • The Fall Guy

Episode TimeStamps:

00:00 – Start
07:36 – Streaming PIcks
08:18 – One Day (Netflix)
12:45 – Laapataa Ladies
15:58 – Dark Matter (Apple TV+)
20:22 – Civil War
34:10 – The Fall Guy

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Episode 534 – Challengers / Monkey Man

Join us this week for discussion of the rather spicy movie Challengers from director Luca (Call Me By Your Name) Guadagnino, and the uncompromisingly brutal Monkey Man from first-time director, Dev Patel.

  • Challengers
  • Monkey Man

Episode Time Stamps:

00:00 – Intro

04:03 – Streaming Picks

04:29 – Ripley

09:23 – Plus One

11:01 – Another Round

37:46 – Monkey Man

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