Thursday, December 28, 2006

Tonight's show: The best films of 2006

It's the end of the year show... Alex Fitch asks various broadcasters and previous guests of I'm ready for my close-up to name their favourite film of the last 12 months. Guests include Emma Smart (BFI), Kim Morgan (Midnight Sex Talk), Kev. F. Sutherland (The Beano), Kai Clear (Film-maker), Grant Rogers (Artist / animator) and Toby Haggith (Head of cinema programming, IWM).

Other links: IWM student film festival
Alex's film reviews

10.30pm Resonance 104.4 FM / streamed at


Ben said...


Can you please put up a list of the films mentioned - I'd like to see some of them but didn't catch all the names/spellings. Thanks Ben

Alex said...

Toby chose A Cock & Bull story (dir: Michael Winterbottom)
Kev chose Me and you and everyone we know (dir: Miranda July)
Emma chose Volver (dir: Pedro Almodovar)
Kim chose Dumplings / Gaau Ji (dir: Fruit Chan) - also available as a short film in the collection Three: Extremes
Kai chose Children of men (dir: Alfonso CuarĂ³n)
Grant chose Happy Feet (dir: George Miller)
and I chose The Host / Gwoemul (dir: Joon-ho Bong)...