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Film fan Andy Williams and journalist and critic Sean Wilson take two seemingly unconnected films and find an obscure theme in FRAME TO FRAME. A proud part of the Film Stories Podcast Network: www.filmstories.co.uk
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The Consumer VC takes a look into early-stage consumer investing and venture capital. If you are interested in learning about consumer trends, have a b2c business and interested in learning about the fundraising process at the early stage, you have come to the right place. Mike interviews some of the top venture capitalists in the world that focus on B2C and consumer type companies or have a deep track record investing in these categories such as marketplaces, SaaS, social, CPG and non-tech ...
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Podcast sobre wrestling en español driven by Castle95, part of the undeniable caborca of Eli Drake and d e a d i n s i d e. Suuuuuuper fan de IMPACT, ICW y STARDOM...
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This week we explore two animated films that have been remade into live action with the 1986 film based on the TV series that was based on the Hasbro toys: The Transformers: The Movie and the 1989 Roald Dahl adaptation The BFG. There is also a very special cameo from the great Adam Rees who you can find some of his writings here NB: There were a nu…
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Remakes are all the rage! So this week, the boys are jumping back to two animated films that have since been remade into live action. What will those films be? Listen in to find out... Follow us on social media: Instagram Twitter Threads Bluesky Letterboxd Facebook Email: frame.to.frame250@gmail.com Gothamlicious by Kevin MacLeod Link License Leave…
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Our guest today is Manica Blain. In this episode, we journey through the fascinating evolution of two beauty brands that have overcome initial hurdles to achieve remarkable success. Discover how an Ayurvedic beauty brand captured investor interest through high repeat purchase rates and how Everest, a hair care concentrate brand, pivoted from sustai…
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This week we commemorate the D-Day landings which happened 80 years ago this week. We examine two World War Two films that show innocence being lost on the battlefield with the Elem Klimov 1985 epic Come and See and Steven Spielberg's 1998 game changer, Saving Private Ryan. Timings for this week are: Come and See (03:42) Saving Private Ryan (33:38)…
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To mark the upcoming 80th Anniversary of the D-Day Landings, the boys look at two World War Two movies that depict losing innocence on the battlefield. Which films will they be? Listen in to find out... Follow us on social media: Instagram Twitter Threads Bluesky Letterboxd Facebook Email: frame.to.frame250@gmail.com Gothamlicious by Kevin MacLeod …
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This week welcome the great Craig McKenzie from Kneel Before Blog, Kneel Before Pod and We Are Starfleet to discuss fandom motivating quests in Fanboys and Please Stand By. How do both films go down? Are they good depictions? Listen in and find out. Timings for this week are: Fanboys (04:41) Please Stand By (31:16) Follow us on social media: Instag…
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Our guest today is Teddy Townsend of CG Sawaya Partners, as we explore the dynamic world of health and wellness brand acquisitions.Teddy brings her expertise to the table, shedding light on why companies in this vibrant sector pursue mergers and acquisitions, and how different types of buyers, from private equity funds to strategic acquirers, appro…
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This week celebrate the start of the Great British Summer (hopefully) with two films set at the seaside. The films are British Noir classic, Brighton Rock and Gurinda Chadha's 1993 debut, Bhaji on the Beach. Timings for this week are: Brighton Rock (04:28) Bhaji on the Beach (28:34) Follow us on social media: Instagram Twitter Threads Bluesky Lette…
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Ahead of the Summer, the boys take a trip to the Great British Seaside - which films will they be? Will their hometowns get a mention? Listen in to find out Follow us on social media: Instagram Twitter Threads Bluesky Letterboxd Facebook Email: frame.to.frame250@gmail.com Gothamlicious by Kevin MacLeod Link License Leave us a review on Podchaser or…
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This week we travel to the Central American jungle in search of monsters... what will we make of both the 1980s Arnold Schwarzenegger Predator and the 2010 Gareth Edwards-helmed Monsters. Timings for this week are: Predator (02:04) Monsters (30:33) Follow us on social media: Instagram Twitter Threads Bluesky Letterboxd Facebook Email: frame.to.fram…
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Roger Corman was a towering figure in Hollywood so Andy and Sean pay a tribute to him aside from the regular episodes Follow us on social media: Instagram Twitter Threads Bluesky Letterboxd Facebook Email: frame.to.frame250@gmail.com Gothamlicious by Kevin MacLeod Link License Leave us a review on Podchaser or Apple Podcasts! Learn more about your …
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This week we examine two monster films set in the Central American jungle - two!? What will they be?Listen in to find out. Follow us on social media: Instagram Twitter Threads Bluesky Letterboxd Facebook Email: frame.to.frame250@gmail.com Gothamlicious by Kevin MacLeod Link License Leave us a review on Podchaser or Apple Podcasts! Learn more about …
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It's NBA play off time so we are discussing two basketball themed movies again! Once again, we've drafted in help as it's not exactly Sean's specialist subject... We're welcoming back the great Amon Warmann to the pod to discuss Adam Sandler starring with Basketball players. The films are Uncut Gems and Hustle. How does The Sandman fare? Listen in …
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Our guest today is Diana Melencio. Diana manages the entire XRC Ventures investment process across three investment vehicles – Accelerator Fund, Brand Capital Fund, and Opportunity Fund. Thank you to our Partner –– Propeller Industries Propeller Industries is the leading strategic finance and accounting partner for venture-stage companies. Subscrib…
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This week, we explore serious actors in comedy with the entire cast of Airplane! and Robert De Niro in Meet the Parents. Do all comedies age well? Do they age at all? How should they be seen? Take a listen and let us know your thoughts! Timings for this week are: Airplane! (01:55) Meet The Parents (39:10) The theme for next episode is Adam Sandler …
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Our guest today is Dayton Miller, Managing Partner at BFG Partners. BFG Partners help entrepreneurs build exceptional businesses that deliver sustainable growth and outperform competitors in the better-for-you food, beverage, and consumer products space. Their investments include Olipop, Athletic Greens, Caulipower, and Bobo’s. We discuss the infle…
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We're back! and we brought a friend! This week, we discuss two women sticking it to rich patriarchy with Ready or Not and Glass Onion with our good friend Violet Hammond. What did we make of the films? Where did the theme come from? Will Hugh Grant show up!? Listen in to find out. Timings for this week are: Ready or Not (05:01) Glass Onion (33:48) …
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Our guest today is George Milton & Erin Link, Founders of YellowBird Foods a Modern Hot Sauce business. We discuss: • How did they get into Whole Foods? • How did they also get into Walmart? • How did their approach to retail expansion? • How did they approach branding and positioning for Yellowbird Thank you to our Partner –– Propeller Industries …
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This week, we explore the biopics of two tortured artists - Frida Kahlo and J.M.W Turner in Frida and Mr Turner respectively. Expect sidebars including all sorts of artists such as Elmo, Bob Ross and Vic Reeves Timings for this week are: Freda (02:27) Mr Turner (27:42) The theme for next episode is women against the super rich with our special gues…
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This week we examine fine art - a subject neither Andy nor Sean know anything about... as evidenced by the podcast... Which artists will be in play? What films will they be? Listen in to find out. Follow us on social media: Instagram Twitter Threads Bluesky Letterboxd Facebook Email: frame.to.frame250@gmail.com Follow our network: Twitter: @we_made…
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This week, we delve into sports films in Indiana with the cycling film Breaking Away and the Basketball classic Hoosiers. Expect a Jerry Goldsmith discussion... Timings for this week are: Breaking Away (03:23) Hoosiers (29:02) The theme for next week is tortured artist films. Follow us on social media: Instagram Twitter Threads Bluesky Letterboxd F…
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This week we honour the great state of Indiana by looking at two sports films set within. What will they be? Listen in to find out! Follow us on social media: Instagram Twitter Threads Bluesky Letterboxd Facebook Email: frame.to.frame250@gmail.com Follow our network: Twitter: @we_madethis Instagram: @wemadethisnetwork Facebook: @wemadethis Threads:…
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To celebrate Sean's Irish family (has he mentioned he has family in Ireland?), we're celebrating St. Patrick's Day with two musicals set in Dublin. The films this week are the Alan Parker classic The Commitments and the John Carney Sing Street. Timings for this week are: The Commitments (03:04) Sing Street (31:34) The theme for next week is sports …
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Andy and Sean convine to discuss the 96th Academy Awards Ceremony where Oppenheimer was the big winner. Poor Things managaed to take home some Oscars too so we get stuck in to discuss the awards, the ceremony and the host. Listen in to the weekly pod, this week, we'll be discussing musicals set in Dublin. Follow us on social media: Instagram Twitte…
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In honour of St Patrick's Day, we examine two muscials set in the wonderful city of Dublin. Given its rich history of musicality, which films will they be? Listen in to find out. Follow us on social media: Instagram Twitter Threads Bluesky Letterboxd Facebook Email: frame.to.frame250@gmail.com Follow our network: Twitter: @we_madethis Instagram: @w…
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Our guest today is Amrit Richmond, Founder of Indie CPG since 2019, and has also joined SecureCPG recently We discuss: • What gives a food and drink brand accusation energy? • What are the different profiles of the acquire today? • Why acquire emerging brands? Thank you to our Partner –– Propeller Industries Propeller Industries is the leading stra…
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This week, Andy and Sean delve into the 1980's and the trend of films having tie-in songs with the Dolly Parton vehicle 9 to 5 and, ahead of Frozen Empire being released, we examine the seminal (for one of us) Ghostbusters. Timings for this week are: 9 to 5 (02:04) Ghostbusters (29:05) The theme for next week is Dublin set musicals. Follow us on so…
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There was a trend in the 80s where films came packaged with songs. The two films we discuss this week have arguably been outlasted by their songs. Which ones did we choose? Listen in to find out... Follow us on social media: Instagram Twitter Threads Bluesky Letterboxd Facebook Email: frame.to.frame250@gmail.com Follow our network: Twitter: @we_mad…
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Our guest today is Samyr Lainé, an Olympian, an amazing operator who worked with Jay-Z's, Will Smith and Jada Pickett Smith who is now the founder of Freedom Trail Capital. We discuss: • How he trained for the Olympics while being a full time law student • Working at Monumental Sports (owners of the Washington Capitals and Wizards) • Shifting towar…
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This week, we discuss two films that are adapted from extremely short children's books and they are the Brad Bird debut, The Iron Giant and Spike Jonze's adaptation of Maurice Sendak's Where The Wild Things Are. Timings for this week are: The Iron Giant (03:42) Where The Wild Things Are (26:15) The theme for next week is 1980s films with their own …
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This week, we discuss two films based on extremely short children's books - given the plethora of choice out there, which ones did we choose? Were children scarred in the making of this podcast? Listen in to find out... Follow us on social media: Instagram Twitter Threads Bluesky Letterboxd Facebook Email: frame.to.frame250@gmail.com Follow our net…
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Andy and Sean discuss two films where artificial intelligence goes rogue with the behemoth of 2001: A Space Odyssey and the 1983 film WarGames. Special references this week include Barbie and blips, whips and gips - shout out whoever places that one! Timings for this week are: 2001: A Space Odyssey (02:49) (It's a long one) WarGames (47:36) The the…
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This week, the robots take over as we discuss artificial intelligence gone rogue in two films. As a hot topic, AI has really taken off over the last few months but it has been a mainstay in science fiction for years. Which two films will we look at? Listen in and find out. Follow us on social media: Instagram Twitter Threads Bluesky Letterboxd Face…
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We examine two films where people traverse the American frontier to seek their fortune. The films are Charlie Chaplin film The Gold Rush and the Martin Scorsese Killers of the Flower Moon. Expect references to Barbie and Spice Girls. Timings for this week are: The Gold Rush (02:42) Killers of the Flower Moon (28:34) The theme for next week is rogue…
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Our guest today is Matt Weiss, Founder & CEO at RIND Snacks Matt is the CEO of RIND Snacks, a sustainable fruit snack brand. He has over a decade of experience in the natural food industry and previously worked in investment research. Matt is also known for his advocacy in community and environmental causes, founding a nonprofit that helped establi…
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This week, we are exploring two films that traverse the American Frontier in search of fortunes. Two very different films but combine this notion of people bettering their situations. What films will they be? Listen in to find out. Follow us on social media: Instagram Twitter Threads Bluesky Letterboxd Facebook Email: frame.to.frame250@gmail.com Fo…
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Our guest today is Ben Lerer. Ben Lerer is a Managing Partner at Lerer Hippeau. Lerer Hippeau is a venture capital fund based in New York who were early investors in Warby Parker, Glossier, and Topicals. He also founded Thrillist, an online media website website back in 2004 and was former CEO of Group Nine Media until it was acquired by Vox Media.…
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Ahead of Valentine's Day next week, we look at two romance films that were overlooked at the Academy Awards - because, as we know, the Oscars very often get it wrong. This week, it's the Wong Kar-Wai film In the Mood For Love and Ang Lee's Brokeback Mountain. Timings for this week are: In The Mood For Love (01:01) Brokeback Mountain (39:46) The the…
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With Valentines Day fast approaching, we'll be looking at two romance films but it's also Oscar Season - so some healthy disdain thrown in there... What films will they be? Listen in to find out. Follow us on social media: Instagram Twitter Threads Bluesky Letterboxd Facebook Email: frame.to.frame250@gmail.com Follow our network: Twitter: @we_madet…
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2007 saw three films released about unplanned pregnancies so we're focusing on two of them as we examine the Adrienne Shelly written and directed Waitress and the Diablo Cody penned, Jason Reitman directed Juno. Timings for this week are: Waitress (01:07) Juno (28:17) Follow us on social media: Instagram Twitter Threads Bluesky Letterboxd Facebook …
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Our guest today is Fan Bi, Founder & CEO of Hedgehog Fan Bi is the Founder & CEO of Hedgehog. He founded, grew, and exited many eCom + store menswear brands. He has been in DTC eCommerce for over 13 years. We discuss: • How was Fan was introduced to entrepreneurship and what things he found compelling about man's fashion? • What multiples were used…
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This week, we delve into two technology giants and look behind the scenes of their stories. Naturally we're looking at two films from 2023 which are Tetris and Blackberry. Timings for this week are: Tetris (03:09) Blackberry (19:26) Follow us on social media: Instagram Twitter Threads Bluesky Letterboxd Facebook Email: frame.to.frame250@gmail.com F…
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Our guest today is Sarah Woelfel, Co-Founder & Partner at Cult Capital. She combines her zeal for investing with her affection for cult consumer brands. Their investments include Supergoop!, Babo Botanicals, and Lawless Beauty. Prior to CULT Capital, Sarah served on the investment team at Audax and as an I-banking analyst at Deutsche Bank. --------…
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This week, we return to a much loved tradition of the New Year - our highest unseen films on the IMDb 250 list. This was a first watch for Sean on The Apartment and Andy on American History X - what did they think? Listen in to find out. Timings for this week are: The Apartment (03:00) American History X (26:00) Follow us on social media: Instagram…
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This week, we delve back into 2023 to discuss some of the best - and worst - releases from the year. We also focus on our respective films of the year which are Close and Past Lives. Follow us on social media: Instagram Twitter Threads Bluesky Letterboxd Facebook Email: frame.to.frame250@gmail.com Follow our network: Twitter: @we_madethis Instagram…
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She leads the day-to-day operations and long-term strategy for Belgian Boys and is bringing European treats like Belgian waffles, brioche french toast, crepes, and other delicious delights to the American home. They are now in over 8,400 stores including Walmart, Target, Whole Foods. Thank you to our partner Propeller Industries Propeller Industrie…
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In a special episode, we welcome the highest returning guest back, Bo Nicholson to discuss our film related spicy takes as well as input from the wider WeMadeThis team. Timings for this week are: Andy Spicy Take 1 (04:03) Ian Buckley Spicy Take (08:12) Bo Spicy Take 1 (13:26) Sean Spicy Take 1 (24:46) Craig McKenzie's Spicy Take (25:12) Violet Hamm…
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Our guest today is Caleb Wang, CEO and Co-Founder MiLa. Authentic soup dumplings, chinese noodles and chef crafted sauces. Made fresh and shipped! We talked about how he and his wife, Jen first stated a restaurant, how that expanded to an ecommerce business, how they raised capital and why they raised capital, and much much more.…
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This week, we welcome Adam Rees to the podcast to lend his action movie afficionado knowledge to action movie stars in Christmas films. We discuss Rocky IV and Jingle All The Way as well as our 5 most indespensible Christmas films. Arnie impressions galore! Timings for this week are: Rocky IV (01:41) Jingle All The Way (34:49) You can find some of …
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The Christmas season concludes with a special guest of Adam Rees (of Metal Hammer and English Heritage) discussing two films staring bona fide action film stars at Christmas. Which ones will they be? Listen in to find out. The episode will be available on Wednesday 20th December. Follow us on social media: Instagram Twitter Threads Bluesky Letterbo…
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