KTFC Radio

The Frida Cinema’s staff members, volunteers, and interns all have one thing in common — we love movies! And like many folks who love movies, we love to talk about movies! Our KTFC Radio program provides resources for Frida Cinema team members to get in front of a mic, welcome special guests, and share their passion for cinema with an audience of film lovers.

All shows and episodes are available on Spotify, and listed on this page. Keep posted for new content!

KFTC Radio is made possible with support from the City of Santa Ana’s Investing in the Artist Grant. Thanks, Santa Ana!


 

SCENE SELECTIONS

SCENE SELECTIONS Episode 16: The Paranoid Seduction of Paul Verhoeven

SCENE SELECTIONS Episode 16: The Paranoid Seduction of Paul Verhoeven

With Paul Verhoeven’s newest film Benedetta premiering at the Cannes Film Festival this year, The Frida Cinema brings his most iconic works back to the big screen! Anthony & Miquela welcome Blog Writer Sean Woodard to the show for his first appearance as we discuss the best scenes of Robocop, Read More / Trailer

SCENE SELECTIONS Episode 15: Pride Cinema!

SCENE SELECTIONS Episode 15: Pride Cinema!

To celebrate Pride Month 2021, Anthony & Miquela sit with Frida Writer Isa-Bulnes Shaw to discuss great scenes from queer cinema.

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SCENE SELECTIONS EPISODE 14: Fast and Furious and Family

SCENE SELECTIONS EPISODE 14: Fast and Furious and Family

With the release of Fast & Furious 9, Anthony & Miquela rundown the absolute best scenes of the entire franchise. Later, we discuss our thoughts on the newest installment and future of the series.

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SCENE SELECTIONS EPISODE 13: Nightmare on 4th Street LIVE!

SCENE SELECTIONS EPISODE 13: Nightmare on 4th Street LIVE!

Recorded LIVE at the Frida’s Nightmare On 4th Street Marathon on 6/5/21, Anthony & Miquela talk to fans about their favorite scenes from Nightmare On Elm Street film franchise.

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SCENE SELECTIONS EPSIODE 12: Twilight Revue LIVE

SCENE SELECTIONS EPSIODE 12: Twilight Revue LIVE

Recorded LIVE at the Frida Cinema’s Breaking Dawn double feature on 5/28/21, Anthony & Miquela discuss the Twilight Saga with volunteers from the audience. 

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SCENE SELECTIONS EPISODE 11: The “Style” of Quentin Tarantino

SCENE SELECTIONS EPISODE 11: The "Style" of Quentin Tarantino

This week, hosts Anthony and Miquela are joined by Frida blog writers Bradley Burke and Justina Bonilla to examine the sartorial design of Quentin Tarantino’s cinema.

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SCENE SELECTIONS EPISODE 10: LIVE Q&A w/ Dr. Maja Gutman, Until The End Of The World

SCENE SELECTIONS EPISODE 10: LIVE Q&A w/ Dr. Maja Gutman, Until The End Of The World

In partnership with the SCIENCE ON SCREEN initiative, the Frida Cinema is proud to host Dr. Maja Gutman, Ph.D and Professor Atalia Lopez for a live Q&A presentation following Wim Wenders’ monstrous 287-minute cut of Until The End Of The World (1991).

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SCENE SELECTIONS EPISODE 9: ANIMATION SPECIAL

SCENE SELECTIONS EPISODE 9: ANIMATION SPECIAL

On this goofy edition of Scene Selections, Anthony & Miquela are joined by animation fan Isa Bulnes-Shaw to discuss great scenes of animation in the last century.

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SCENE SELECTIONS EPISODE 8: OSCARS 2021 SPECIAL!

SCENE SELECTIONS EPISODE 8: OSCARS 2021 SPECIAL!

In this episode, co-hosts Anthony McKelroy & Miquela Davis tune in to the 93rd Annual
Academy Awards and offer their commentary as they watch the show LIVE.

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SCENE SELECTIONS EPISODE 7: APRIL FOOLS

SCENE SELECTIONS EPISODE 7: APRIL FOOLS

For April Fools’ Day, co-hosts Anthony McKelroy & Miquela Davis are joined by esteemed Frida Blog Writer Isa Bulnes-Shaw to look at great scenes of comedy in cinema.

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SCENE SELECTIONS EPISODE 6: CINEMATIC RIVALRIES

SCENE SELECTIONS EPISODE 6: CINEMATIC RIVALRIES

Co-Hosts Anthony McKelroy & Miquela Davis look at great scenes of rivalry, and meetings of characters that were destined to face-off.

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SCENE SELECTIONS EPISODE 5: WATCH YOUR LANGUAGE

SCENE SELECTIONS EPISODE 5: WATCH YOUR LANGUAGE

Co-Hosts Anthony McKelroy & Miquela Davis discuss their favorite scenes all about language.

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SCENE SELECTIONS EPISODE 4: GOLDEN GLOBES 2021 SPECIAL

SCENE SELECTIONS EPISODE 4: GOLDEN GLOBES 2021 SPECIAL

In this episode, co-hosts Anthony McKelroy & Miquela Davis tune in to the 2021 Golden Globes Awards and offer their commentary as they watch the show LIVE.

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SCENE SELECTIONS EPISODE 3: TIM BURTON – LIVE ACTION PAINTER

SCENE SELECTIONS EPISODE 3: TIM BURTON - LIVE ACTION PAINTER

Hosts Anthony McKelroy & Miquela Davis are joined by Frida Blog writers Isa Bulnes-Shaw & Bradley Burke to discuss the signature style of Tim Burton’s live-action cinema.

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SCENE SELECTIONS EPISODE 2: M. NIGHT SHYAMALAN – NARRATIVE ARCHITECT

SCENE SELECTIONS EPISODE 2: M. NIGHT SHYAMALAN - NARRATIVE ARCHITECT

Hosts Anthony McKelroy & Miquela Davis are joined by Frida Blog writer Austin Jaye and Frida Film Programmer Trevor Dillon to discuss the narrative choices in M. Night Shyamalan’s cinema.

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Scene Selections Episode 1: David Lynch – America’s Weatherman

Scene Selections Episode 1: David Lynch - America's Weatherman

The Frida Cinema is proud to present the first episode of Scene Selections, our first podcast about all things cinema.

Hosts Anthony McKelroy & Miquela Davis are joined by Frida Blog writer Austin Jaye to discuss the weather and atmospheres of David Lynch’s films.

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WTF WEDNESDAYS

‘WTF WEDNESDAYS’ SERIES ‘EPISODE 6: REUNION w/ Isa Bulnes-Shaw!

‘WTF WEDNESDAYS’ SERIES ‘EPISODE 6: REUNION w/ Isa Bulnes-Shaw!

On Episode 6, Trevor invites Frida Cinema blogger/grant writer/superstar volunteer Isa Bulnes-Shaw to discuss Jake Mahaff’s 2020 Gothic Horror film REUNION!

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‘WTF WEDNESDAYS’ SERIES ‘EPISODE 5: EYES WITHOUT A FACE,’ FEATURING FRIDA WRITERS JUSTINA BONILLA AND AUSTIN JAYE

‘WTF WEDNESDAYS’ SERIES ‘EPISODE 5: EYES WITHOUT A FACE,’ FEATURING FRIDA WRITERS JUSTINA BONILLA AND AUSTIN JAYE

For our fifth installment, Trevor delves into the Writer’s Room and discusses Eyes Without a Face with Frida Writers Justina Bonilla and Austin Jaye!

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‘WTF WEDNESDAYS’ SERIES ‘EPISODE 4: CLIMATE OF THE HUNTER,’ FEATURING FRIDA WRITER ANTHONY MCKELROY

'WTF WEDNESDAYS' SERIES 'EPISODE 4: CLIMATE OF THE HUNTER,' FEATURING FRIDA WRITER ANTHONY MCKELROY

“A lovely adult melodrama about loneliness and the desire to connect and share our lives with someone,” but… Vampire? Join Trevor Dillon and Frida Blog Writer Anthony McKelroy this Tuesday as they tackle Climate of the Hunter on the next edition of WTF WEDNESDAYS!

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‘WTF WEDNESDAYS’ VIDEO SERIES CONTINUES WITH TREVOR AND JORDAN’S TAKE ON ‘JACK FROST!’

'WTF WEDNESDAYS' VIDEO SERIES CONTINUES WITH TREVOR AND JORDAN'S TAKE ON 'JACK FROST!'

What’s better than experiencing American Genre Film Archive and Vinegar Syndrome’s new restoration of 1997 shlock horror film Jack Frost?  Watching The Frida Cinema’s Trevor Dillon and Jordan Djahangiri’s brains melt as they try to wrap their minds around it!

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‘WTF WEDNESDAYS’ SERIES ‘EPISODE 2: MINOR PREMISE,’ FEATURING GUEST HOST/FRIDA VOLUNTEER ADAM WAGNER!

‘WTF WEDNESDAYS’ SERIES ‘EPISODE 2: MINOR PREMISE,’ FEATURING GUEST HOST/FRIDA VOLUNTEER ADAM WAGNER!

Programmer Trevor Dillon returns with Episode 2 of his ‘WTF WEDNESDAYS’ series, tackling Director Eric Schultz’s 2020 sci-fi thriller, Minor Premise. In this episode, he’s joined by longtime Frida Volunteer and Palme d’Or connoisseur Adam Wagner!

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‘WTF WEDNESDAYS’ SERIES LAUNCHES WITH ‘EPISODE 1: THE PIT,’ FEATURING GUEST HOST MIGUEL RODRIGUEZ!

'WTF WEDNESDAYS' SERIES LAUNCHES WITH 'EPISODE 1: THE PIT,' FEATURING GUEST HOST MIGUEL RODRIGUEZ!

Check out the first episode of WTF WEDNESDAYS, a new series hosted by our very own Trevor Dillon, where he and Special Guest Star Miguel Rodriguez discuss 1981 Canadian horror flick THE PIT!

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THIS CINEMATIC LIFE

Top 10 Cinematic Uses of the Color Green, with This Cinematic Life

Top 10 Cinematic Uses of the Color Green, with This Cinematic Life

It’s St. Patrick’s Day 2021! Playing it safe rather than hitting the bars, This Cinematic Life’s Craig Duffy and ‘Becca’lise Deveaux join The Frida Cinema’s Logan Crow for a celebration of everyone’s favorite March 17th hue, as we count of our Top 10 Cinematic Uses of the Color Green!

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Top 10 Film Performances by Singers, with This Cinematic Life

Top 10 Film Performances by Singers, with This Cinematic Life

This time, Logan, Craig and Becca will be sharing their Top 10 Film Performances who are (or were at the time) most commonly known as professional singers.

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Top 10 Films We Love That Are Rated Under 25% on Rotten Tomatoes, with This Cinematic Life

Top 10 Films We Love That Are Rated Under 25% on Rotten Tomatoes, with This Cinematic Life

In honor of The Frida Cinema’s ultra-rare streaming presentation of Tommy Wiseau’s The Room, Logan is challenging discerning cinephiles Craig and Becca to give us the Top 10 Films they love that were blasted by critics to the tune of a Rotten Tomato rating under 25%! 

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10 Favorite SUMMER MOVIES with This Cinematic Life’s Craig Duffy & ‘Becca’lise Deveaux

10 Favorite SUMMER MOVIES with This Cinematic Life's Craig Duffy & 'Becca'lise Deveaux

Join Craig, ‘Becca’lise and Logan as they welcome Summer 2020 with their 10 Favorite Summer Films!

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Top 10 MOVIE MOMS with This Cinematic Life’s Craig Duffy & ‘Becca’lise Deveaux

Top 10 MOVIE MOMS with This Cinematic Life's Craig Duffy & 'Becca'lise Deveaux

Join Craig, ‘Becca’lise and Logan as they celebrate Mother’s Day 2020 with their share their Top 10 MOVIE MOMS!

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This Cinematic Life’s Craig Duffy & ‘Becca’lise Deveaux: Top 10 Sci-Fi Guilty Pleasure Films

This Cinematic Life's Craig Duffy & 'Becca'lise Deveaux: Top 10 Sci-Fi Guilty Pleasure Films

Join Craig, ‘Becca’lise and Logan as they share their Top 10 Sci-Fi Guilty Pleasure films!

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This Cinematic Life’s Craig Duffy & ‘Becca’lise Deveaux: Top 10 Single Location Streaming Films

This Cinematic Life's Craig Duffy & 'Becca'lise Deveaux: Top 10 Single Location Streaming Films

Last conversation, Craig and ‘Becca’lise shared their favorite streaming films that take audiences on a trip around the world. This time, join us as we look at films that do the opposite, by telling their stories in (for the most part…) a single location!

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Top 10 Streaming Films Featuring Transportive Locations!

Top 10 Streaming Films Featuring Transportive Locations!

Join Craig and ‘Becca’lise for a cinematic trip around the world as they offer you an escape from quarantine – cinematically, that is – by sharing their Top 10 Streaming Films featuring Transportive Locations!

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Top 10 Streaming Films for the Whole Family!

Top 10 Streaming Films for the Whole Family!

Craig and ‘Becca’Lise have been spending plenty of time with their young daughter these days, so they’ll discussing their Top 10 Streaming Films to Watch with the Whole Family, as well as catching us up on their various projects in celebration of the films they love!

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