Episode 9b: Port Eliot Special (with Caroline Catz, Simon Armitage and Sandy Powell)

by Dario Llinares


 

This episode collects the diverse interviews collected by Neil across the weekend of the festival. Conversation covers film costume with Oscar winner Sandy Powell, music documentaries with television actress Caroline Catz, poetry with Simon Armitage, extinct birds with Ceri Levy and clouds with Gavin Pretor-Pinney of the Cloud Apprecation Society. Yes. Clouds. Neil also spent time with one of his heroes, Ralph Steadman, and Neil and Dario discuss the place of cinema at modern multi-arts festivals. 

This marks the end of season 1 of The Cinematologists. Neil and Dario hint at what lies ahead.

Port Eliot Festival website

Nextinction by Ralph Steadman and Ceri Levy

Walking Away by Simon Armitage