Seeing and Believing 229 | Terrence Malick’s A Hidden Life and Noah Baumbach’s Marriage Story

Family stories are the focus this week with Terrence Malick’s A Hidden LIfe set in WWII, and Noah Baumbach’s emotionally charged Marriage Story.

Persuasion 179 | A Hallmark Christmas

In this new mini-series called A Persuasion Christmas, each episode will feature conversation with Erin and Hannah about a specific way pop culture is shaping our mindset and approach to celebrating Christmas.

Seeing and Believing 228 | Martin Scorsese’s The Irishman and Trey Edward Shults’s Waves

In this week’s body of reviews, Wade and Kevin look at Martin Scorsese’s The Irishman, and Trey Edward Shult’s dramatic production of Waves.

Seeing and Believing 227 | Rian Johnson’s Knives Out and Chris Buck/Jennifer Lee’s Frozen 2

Wade and Kevin review Rian Johnson’s dysfunctional family ensemble “Knives Out” followed by a cool take on Chris Buck/Jennifer Lee’s Frozen II.

Seeing and Believing 226 | Marielle Heller’s A Beautiful Day in the Neighborhood and James Mangold’s Ford v. Ferrari

Wade and Kevin have tackle two films based on real life subjects: A Beautiful Day in the Neighborhood and Ford vs. Ferrari in this week’s episode.

Persuasion 178 | Processing Creative Tensions

Erin and Hannah wrap up The Creative Process series with a discussion about the tensions that must be acknowledged as part of the creative life.

Seeing and Believing 225 | Mike Flanagan’s Doctor Sleep and Paul Harrill’s Light From Light

Wade and Kevin continue exploring the supernatural with the novel/movie sequel Doctor Sleep along with indie darling, Light From Light.

Persuasion 177 | Processing Reach & Impact, with Erik Lokkesmoe

Erin and Hannah continue their series, The Creative Process, by inviting Erik Lokkesmoe to a conversation about marketing reach and impact in creative work.

Seeing and Believing 224 | Taika Waititi’s Jojo Rabbit and Robert Eggers’s The Lighthouse

Seeing & Believing wades into Taika Waititi’s Jojo Rabbit, set in Nazi Germany, and The Lighthouse, from the director of the The Witch.

Persuasion 176 | Processing Productivity, with Mike Cosper

In this episode of Persuasion, Erin and Hannah continue The Creative Process series with Mike Cosper talking about productivity in creative work.

Seeing and Believing 223 | Bong Joon-ho’s Parasite and an Interview with Author Brian Raftery

Critic Ryan Holt returns to the show to help Kevin explore the bonkers plot of Parasite and Wade sits down with Wired senior writer Brian Raftery

Seeing and Believing 222 | Joachim Rønning’s Maleficent: Mistress of Evil and William Friedkin’s The Exorcist

Angelina Jolie returns in Maleficent: Mistress of Evil, and Wade and Kevin also offer their first-time impressions of 1973’s classic, The Exorcist.

Persuasion 175 | Processing Authenticity, with Sara Groves

Persuasion has a guest! Sara Groves joins us for a conversation about the role and importance of authenticity as part of our series The Creative Process.

Seeing and Believing 221 | Ang Lee’s Gemini Man and Vince Gilligan’s El Camino

Seeing & Beleiving is seeing double this week with Ang Lee’s Gemini Man starring Will Smith and Vince Gilligan’s El Camino starring Aaron Paul.

Persuasion 174 | Processing Voice & Platform Development, with Helen Lee

Persuasion has a guest! Helen Lee joins us for a conversation about voice development, reaching your audience, and handling rejection as part of our series The Creative Process.

Seeing and Believing 220 | Todd Phillips’s Joker and Takashi Miike’s First Love

Wade and Kevin take a look at Todd Philips’ Joker to see what all the controversy is about. They also offer their review Takashi Miike’s First Love.