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An Interview with Todd Fields

BFBS Radio bring you interviews and chats with some of the big names from the movie industry.


Tar is set in the international world of Western classical music and centers on Lydia Tár, widely considered one of the greatest living composer-conductors and the very first female director of a major German orchestra.

Natasha Reneaux has been speaking with the films writer and director Todd Field to find out why he wanted to tell this story.

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An interview with Tanya Moodie 

Empire of Light is a drama about the power of human connection during turbulent times, set in an English coastal town in the early 1980s.

Natasha Reneaux has been speaking with Tanya Moodie, who is one of the stars of the film.


An Interview with Keith Beauchamp 

A profoundly emotional film about the true story of a mothers determination for justice, is being released in cinemas. 

Till is about the brutal murder of a son and his mother’s grief which gives her the power and strength to change the world. 

Natasha Reneaux has been speaking with the films writer and producer Keith Beauchamp to find out why he wanted to tell this story…


Talking about the Muppets Christmas Carol 

There have been many versions of the Charles Dickens classic, 'A Christmas Carol' but one of the stand outs has to be 'The Muppets Christmas Carol' - which is celebrating its 30th anniversary.

Natasha Reneaux from BFBS chats with Film Critic James King to find out why he thinks it’s still so popular today.


Talking about All Quiet on the Western Front 

An epic, anti-war film has been released on Netflix called ‘All Quiet On The Western Front’. The movie is based on the 1929 novel of the same name and tells the story of the horrors of the First World War.

Natasha Reneaux has been talking to the films Director, Edward Berger.


An Interview with Lashana Lynch and Sheila Atim 

Natasha Reneaux from BFBS catches up with Lashana Lynch and Sheila Atim, stars of 'The Woman King'.

The movie is a historical epic inspired by true events that took place in The Kingdom of Dahomey, one of the most powerful states of Africa in the 18th and 19th centuries.


An Interview with Tom George 

Natasha Reneaux chats with Tom George, the Director of the mystery/crime movie 'See How They Run'.

The movie is set in the West End of 1950s London, where plans for a movie version of a smash-hit play come to an abrupt halt after the film's Hollywood director is murdered. The movie stars Sam Rockwell, Saoirse Ronan, Adrien Brody, Ruth Wilson, Reece Shearsmith, Harris Dickinson, and David Oyelowo.


Gurkha: Beneath the Bravery 

Natasha Reneaux has been speaking with the writer and director, Pradeep Shahi, of the new film Gurkha: Beneath the Bravery.

The film is inspired by the true, first world war story of Kulbir Thapa and will be raising money for the Gurkha Welfare Trust. 


An interview with Austin Butler 

Natasha Reneaux from BFBS chats with actor Austin Butler, the lead star of 'Elvis' - he talks about the film, what is was like stepping into the shoes of the music icon and more!


Jurassic World Dominion 

Natasha Reneaux catches up with 15 year old actress Isabella Sermon and Director of Colin Trevorrow from blockbuster movie Jurassic World Dominion.

The sixth and final instalment to the Jurassic Park franchise will see the original cast teaming up with the new.


An interview with the Top Gun: Maverick cast 

Natasha Reneaux from BFBS catches up with stars Jon Hamm, Jennifer Connelly, Miles Teller, director Joseph Kosinski and more, from the movie 'Top Gun: Maverick'!

The film is a long-awaited sequel to the 80s fan favourite, Top Gun, which sees Maverick (played by Tom Cruise) take to the sky once again as he must confront ghosts from his past as well as his deepest fears!


An interview with Chris Pine & Ben Foster 

Natasha Reneaux from BFBS catches up with Hollywood stars Chris Pine & Ben Foster about their movie 'the Contractor'!

The film follows discharged U.S. Special Forces sergeant, James Harper, who risks everything for his family when he joins a private contracting organization.


The cast of Operation Mincemeat 

Natasha Reneaux from BFBS catches up with the cast of movie 'Operation Mincemeat' - the story of the successful British deception operation during the Second World War to disguise the 1943 invasion of Sicily!

She chats to Colin Firth, Matthew Macfadyen, Kelly Macdonald, Johnny Flynn, Penelope Wilton, Jason Isaacs, John Madden and Ben Macintyre!


An Interview with Director Pierre Perifel 

Natasha Reneaux from BFBS catches up with Pierre Perifel, the Director of animated family-favourite 'the Bad Guys'!

The film tells the story of several reformed, yet misunderstood, criminal animals who attempt to become good but with disastrous results!


An interview with Craig Roberts 

Natasha Reneaux from BFBS catches up with Craig Roberts, the Director of British comedy-drama 'Phantom of the Open'.

The movie tells the story of Maurice Flitcroft who managed to gain entry to The British Open Golf Championship Qualifying in 1976 and subsequently shot the worst round in Open history, becoming a folk hero in the process.


An interview with Jim Broadbent 

Natasha Reneaux from BFBS catches up with Jim Broadbent about his new movie the Duke!

Set in 1961, the Duke tells the story of Kempton Bunton, a 60 year old taxi driver, who steals Goya's portrait of the Duke of Wellington from the National Gallery in London.


An interview with Sir Kenneth Branagh 

Natasha Reneaux from BFBS catches up with Sir Kenneth Branagh about his new movie, Belfast!

Belfast tells the story of a young boy and his working-class Belfast family experience the tumultuous late 1960s.