Program Schedule

Download PDF Version
On Air : Listen

Movie Squad: Billy Lynn’s Long Halftime Walk & The Founder

Friday 25th November / presented by Caitlin Nienaber

Turn down the lights and set out the snacks – it’s time to head to the cinema.

Tristan Fidler and Simon Miraudo are Movie Squad and they’re here to talk about two of this week’s releases.

This week Simon watched the newest offering from acclaimed director Ang Lee (Brokeback Mountain, Life Of Pi), Billy Lynn’s Long Halftime Walk, which looks into a war veteran’s experience of war, family and a football game he and his troop appear at.

Tristan takes a look at The Founder the new Michael Keaton movie, starring Nick Offerman, a biopic about the man who turned McDonalds into a franchise, by taking it from its original owners.

Play Movie Squad

 

Tags In This Story

All live musical performances are included in our podcasts with the express permission of artists, who reserve all other rights in their music. All music used in our podcasts is licensed under an APRA Community Broadcasting license agreement.

Latest Stories

New Exhibit in Northbridge

Thursday 29th June

New Exhibit in Northbridge

A new exhibit celebrating the lives of Noongar Elders is about to open in Northbridge. Rekindling […]

When The Sky Fell Art Exhibition

Thursday 29th June

When The Sky Fell Art Exhibition

A new exhibit exploring the impacts of the 1967 constitutional referendum, in particular Indigenous Australians, is […]

Research Shows Education Inequality in Australia

Thursday 29th June

Research Shows Education Inequality in Australia

New research on the extent of education inequality across Australia has revealed that West Australian students […]

Ben Ottewell

Wednesday 28th June

Ben Ottewell

On the back of the release of his third studio album, “A Man Apart,” British singer/songwriter […]

“Bran Nue Dae” Writer Passes Away

Wednesday 28th June

“Bran Nue Dae” Writer Passes Away

The Indigenous playwright who penned acclaimed Australian play ‘Bran Nue Dae’ has died. The man, who […]

The Diversifying of Experimental Music

Wednesday 28th June

The Diversifying of Experimental Music

If you’re trans, non-binary or female musician you might be interested in a workshop happening at […]

Truffle Frenzy

Wednesday 28th June

Truffle Frenzy

With its rich soils and cool climate, Manjimup’s renowned June to September truffle season kicks off. […]

2016 Census Shift

Wednesday 28th June

2016 Census Shift

The results of the 2016 Census are out enlightening us about some aspects of Australia that […]