Category Archives: Lens Me Your Ears


It wasn't an easy decision, but my esteemed co-host, writer and cinephile Stephen Cooke and I have chosen to end our long-running movie podcast, LENS ME YOUR EARS. The timing has to do with professional changes in my life, primarily — more about that in the weeks to come — and with Stephen's new work…Read More

LENS ME YOUR EARS Update: June 2023

Stephen Cooke and I have been busy with our film podcast. On Tuesday, June 27, at 5pm, our newest episode airs on CKDU 88.1FM in Halifax, but it's already available on your favourite podcast platform. On this most recent episode we watch Seven By Seven, seven movies we missed by seven great filmmakers, including work…Read More


As regular readers of FLAW IN THE IRIS — and followers of the site's Instagram account — know I've recently returned from Toronto where I covered the 2022 edition of the Toronto International Film Festival. (Click here to read all the reviews.) On the most recent episode of the podcast I co-host with the multimedia…Read More


New episodes of the film podcast I co-host with Stephen Cooke, LENS ME YOUR EARS,  have been arriving regularly every two weeks or so since the start of the year. Here's what we've been up to: Our most recent episode is a look at the work of David Koepp, a Hollywood insider and wildly successful…Read More

LENS ME YOUR EARS September Update

If you're new to this blog, you may not be aware I also cohost a podcast about movies. I do it with award-winning Halifax arts journalist and all-around living cinema encyclopedia, Stephen Cooke. It's called Lens Me Your Ears, and here's what we've been up to lately: LMYE Episode #129: Marion Bright - The Career…Read More

LENS ME YOUR EARS Podcast: June Update

LENS ME YOUR EARS, the film podcast I co-host with Stephen Cooke continues unabated, despite the fact we had to go back to recording remotely these past few weeks of the third wave lockdown here in Nova Scotia. The podcast, for those who don't know, is all about the movies: We see something new in…Read More

LENS ME YOUR EARS Update: January 2021

My fellow podcast host Stephen Cooke and I have been busy watching new and classic films and discussing them using the magic of remote recording during this ongoing pandemic. Our newest episode of the film podcast LENS ME YOUR EARS is now available to enjoy online wherever you get your finer podcast content — including…Read More