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S4 E15 Audio postcards from the Shanghai International Film Festival

July 01, 2021 Loud Murmurs 小声喧哗
Loud Murmurs 小声喧哗
S4 E15 Audio postcards from the Shanghai International Film Festival
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Loud Murmurs 小声喧哗
S4 E15 Audio postcards from the Shanghai International Film Festival
Jul 01, 2021
Loud Murmurs 小声喧哗

[Episode theme]

This is a special episode. Afra went to the two-week-long Shanghai International Film Festival and talks to our friends Xiaoran and Yaqin about their experiences. In 2021, the success of this event alone feels like a rare victory for Chinese cinephiles.


[Timecode]

2:28 Why did we go to the Shanghai International Film Festival? 

7:50 The cinephile community in Shanghai 

16:10 How do hardcore movie lovers make the most out of these festivals? 

27:25 Why do we still need film festivals? The human connections created through a shared love of cinema are irreplaceable.

39:04 Our favorite films at this year’s SIFF.

51:28 Is SIFF accessible to people with disabilities? How can it improve?


[Guest introduction]

Chen Xiaoran: Founder of DirecTube

Yu Yaqin: Film critic 


[Audio editor]

Josh Ogden-Davis 


[Highlights]

Taking you on a journey through audio to the 2021 Shanghai International Film Festival.


[Be our sponsor]

Please consider supporting us on Patreon (in USD, suitable for listeners who live in the U.S.): https://www.patreon.com/loudmurmurs

Please consider supporting us on Patreon (in RMB):

https://afdian.net/p/e0a54e82ebd111e9bd2d52540025c377


【Links & resources】

DirecTube: https://directubedotcn.wordpress.com/ 

Yaqin’s articles on FIRST Film Festival: https://www.allnow.com/post/5f281ca0d47fa200018d9c0c 


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Please reach out to us at [email protected] for any business inquiries. 


【Listen to LMM】

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Show Notes

[Episode theme]

This is a special episode. Afra went to the two-week-long Shanghai International Film Festival and talks to our friends Xiaoran and Yaqin about their experiences. In 2021, the success of this event alone feels like a rare victory for Chinese cinephiles.


[Timecode]

2:28 Why did we go to the Shanghai International Film Festival? 

7:50 The cinephile community in Shanghai 

16:10 How do hardcore movie lovers make the most out of these festivals? 

27:25 Why do we still need film festivals? The human connections created through a shared love of cinema are irreplaceable.

39:04 Our favorite films at this year’s SIFF.

51:28 Is SIFF accessible to people with disabilities? How can it improve?


[Guest introduction]

Chen Xiaoran: Founder of DirecTube

Yu Yaqin: Film critic 


[Audio editor]

Josh Ogden-Davis 


[Highlights]

Taking you on a journey through audio to the 2021 Shanghai International Film Festival.


[Be our sponsor]

Please consider supporting us on Patreon (in USD, suitable for listeners who live in the U.S.): https://www.patreon.com/loudmurmurs

Please consider supporting us on Patreon (in RMB):

https://afdian.net/p/e0a54e82ebd111e9bd2d52540025c377


【Links & resources】

DirecTube: https://directubedotcn.wordpress.com/ 

Yaqin’s articles on FIRST Film Festival: https://www.allnow.com/post/5f281ca0d47fa200018d9c0c 


【Business collab】

Please reach out to us at [email protected] for any business inquiries. 


【Listen to LMM】

Find Loud Murmurs in the iTunes podcast store, Google Play, Spotify, and wherever you listen to podcasts (e.g. Pocket Casts, Overcast)! Please subscribe, enjoy, and feel free to drop us a note and leave us a review. 

Support the show (https://www.patreon.com/loudmurmurs)