009: Episode 009

Back to School


In Episode 009 Kailey has given up on Christmas already and moved on to NEW YEAR'S EVE; Simon goes back to school with THE FIRST GRADER; and I look at cinematical presentations of evangelical Christianity - Kevin Smith's RED STATE and Alex Kendrick's faith-based COURAGEOUS and we preview a sweet little film from Italy by interviewing the writer and director of THE SALT OF LIFE - Gianni Di Gregorio.

All this and more from the Cinematica Podcast.


Show Notes

Need a special holiday gift for that Gosling fan in your life?  Why not a Driver jacket?  Head to Steady Clothing to grab one.

Trailers Ahoy!  

Men in Black 3 is now up on YouTube

The first trailer for The Hobbit premiered at the Alamo Drafthouse this week and will hopefully be opening on New Zealand screens on Boxing Day.  To tide you over, check out this great teaser from ratfarmer12 on YouTube

And if you thought art mirrored life, or vice versa, you would be correct.  Even when that art is the new evangelical shoot-em-up film from Kevin Smith.

Two members of a Christian paramilitary group called The Savior Unit were charged with kidnapping and burglary for allegedly conducting a home invasion while clad in ski-masks, military garb and bullet-proof vests.

Michael Shaun Schaffran, 32, and Cody Jacob Rogers, 18, were arrested after allegedly breaking into a home on Tuesday night in Gautier, Mississippi. They were each charged with three counts of kidnapping and burglary of an occupied house.  


 Read the full article at TPM


Date: 12th December 2011