The Eclipse Viewer – Episode 8 1/2 – Intermission

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This podcast focuses on Criterion’s Eclipse Series of DVDs. After nearly a full year in limbo, host David Blakeslee is back to continue his exploration of these “lost, forgotten or overshadowed classics.” In this episode, David explains the reasons for the delay and introduces a new co-host, Trevor Berrett. David and Trevor also discuss recent news about the Eclipse Series and sketch out some ideas about where they want to take this podcast in the weeks and months ahead.

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David Blakeslee

David hosts the Criterion Reflections podcast, a series that reviews the films of the Criterion Collection in their chronological order of release. The series began in 2009 and those essays (covering the years 1921-1967) can be found via the website link provided below. In March 2016, the blog transferred to this site, and in August 2017, the blog changed over to a podcast format. David also contributes to other reviews and podcasts on this site. He lives near Grand Rapids, Michigan and works in social services. Twitter / Criterion Reflections