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S01E05: Under the Skin

November 1st, 2020 No comments

Ethan and Talia discuss Jonathan Glazer’s 2013 film Under the Skin. How beautiful but cold art can still be a favourite film; seeing the human race from a National Geographic perspective; and the strange intensity of a sex scene with Scarlett Johansson by a non-professional actor, only playing the part because he owned the house that was the filming location.

links to things discussed in this episode
• The notes from Michel Faber’s novel
Interesting discussion with Johnathan Glazer in Guardian
• Video that Talia watched to get some of the theories about what is happening in the film
• The Bizarre Story Behind the Scarlett Johansson Falling Down Meme
Casting of ‘bad man’

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