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Cinematica was the pod­cast pre­de­cessor of Rancho Notorious, exec­ut­ive pro­duced by Simon Werry, pro­duced by Dan Slevin and hos­ted by Simon, Dan and Kailey Carruthers.

It ran from 2011 to 2014 and, even though the ori­gin­al feed has dis­ap­peared, all the epis­odes are archived here.

The ori­gin­al copy­right is held by Simon’s Guns of Steel.

Cinematica: Man Up!

By Audio, Cinema and Cinematica

Kailey is all about the cute anim­als this week – pen­guins, lions, tigers and a few cute humans (Happy Feet Two and We Bought a Zoo); Dan gets ver­tigo with Tower Heist; Simon will tell us about anoth­er Best Actress Oscar con­tender – Glenn Close in Albert Nobbs. Also fea­tur­ing The First Beautiful Thing and Viva Riva!

Cinematica: Back to School

By Audio, Cinema and Cinematica

Kailey has already giv­en up on Christmas already and moved on to New Year’s Eve; Simon goes back to school with The First Grader; and I look at cine­mat­ica present­a­tions of evan­gel­ic­al Christianity – Kevin Smith’s Red State and Alex Kendrick’s faith-based Courageous and we pre­view a sweet little film from Italy by inter­view­ing the writer and dir­ect­or of The Salt of Life – Gianni Di Gregorio.