Marking the 110th anniversary of the Titanic disaster, the CinePunked team assemble to discuss the definitive screen version of the incident – Roy Ward Baker’s 1958 film A Night to Remember. Gathering just outside of Belfast, where the ship was built, Robert, Rachael and Neil consider the legacy of the night, Belfast’s relationship with the story, generational trauma and just what we’d do if faced with the same situation. … More Podcast – Iceberg – Dead Ahead
Prompted by a screening of Eric Steel’s 2006 documentary The Bridge, about those who choose to end their lives at San Francisco’s Golden Gate Bridge, the CinePunked team engage in a frank and sensitive panel discussion examining the issues raised by the film, in particular the wider topic of suicide and mental health struggles.
CinePunked presents a special live recording of the touring show A Comedy of Madness – an exploration of comedy, and mental illness, with an emphasis on male mental health. Devised and presented by acclaimed comedy historian Robert Ross and film historian Robert JE Simpson with special guest, comedian and actor Tony Slattery … More Podcast – A Comedy of Madness
The CinePunked team assemble to talk about cult classic Harold and Maude – the genius of Hal Ashby, representations of May to December romances, and the counter-cultural clashes within the film. … More Podcast – Harold and Maude: The Takeover Panel
Robert, Rachael and Ben get obsessive over Hitchcock’s Vertigo in the latest CinePunked podcast … More Podcast – From Among The Dead
CinePunked continues its series of Mental Health Awareness events with two special events this November at Crescent Arts Centre Belfast, featuring special guests Robert Ross and Tony Slattery… … More CinePunked presents A Comedy of Madness & Tony Slattery at Crescent Arts Centre, Belfast, 6-7 Nov 2019
CinePunked present The Bridge – an evening of film and conversation on suicide and mental health at Crescent Arts Centre … More CinePunked present The Bridge at Crescent Arts Centre, Belfast, 15 Sep 2019