Originally Aired: 10/06/17
We talk with documentary filmmaker and comic fan Anthony Desiato. He joins us to talk about My Comic Shop Country, a new film that he’s currently raising money on Kickstarter to make. Anthony started in film by making a documentary about his local comic shop. When that comic shop closed down, this prompted him to start up the podcast, My Comic Shop History. The series has lead him to a number of interesting shops across America. He now plans to showcase these shops and present their stories in his latest doc. To find out more about the full crowdfunding campaign, check out the Kickstarter Page.
Our review of Blade Runner 2049 starring Harrison Ford, Ryan Gosling and Ana de Armas. Synopsis: Officer K (Ryan Gosling), a new blade runner for the Los Angeles Police Department, unearths a long-buried secret that has the potential to plunge what’s left of society into chaos. His discovery leads him on a quest to find Rick Deckard (Harrison Ford), a former blade runner who’s been missing for 30 years.
We also talk with Adam Lopez, the founder and festival director of the Toronto After Dark Film Festival. He’ll be on to talk about this year’s lineup for the fest, taking place from October 12th to 20th at the Scotiabank Theatre in Toronto. You can check out the list of films coming to Toronto After Dark here and be sure to listen to our interview with Adam this Friday to get a more in depth look into the fest.
It was a great show!
Plus for our Patreon supporters, our latest Geek Hard Extra After Credits segment discussing a Washington Post article about the state of Netflix.
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Geek Hard Logo – Candice Hibbard and Rich Robbins
Technical Production – Gary LaBarr, Recorded at the Reality Radio 101 Studio
Producers – Andrew Young & James Green
Opening Music “Eterna Teen” by Mark Holman
“It’ll All Work Out” by Tom Petty & The Heartbreakers
“Keep the Customer Satisfied” by Wildlife
“The Amazing Spider-Man Theme” by The Long Lake Rockstar
“I Can’t Help Falling In Love With You” by Elvis Presley
“More Human Than Human” by Marcus Nimbler
“Dark Night” by The Blasters
Closing Music “Kelly’s Heroes” by Black Grape
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