Tag: BFI

Radio Free Skaro #726 – The Talking Cat of Ontario

Birds, globetrotting, and hapless travel vloggers are all part of the mix in “Praxeus,” the latest adventure in Series 12 of Doctor Who as the Doc & Co race against time, disease, environmental catastrophe, and general crankiness to save the world! What did the… Continue Reading “Radio Free Skaro #726 – The Talking Cat of Ontario”

Radio Free Skaro #705 – Uncle Terrance

The world of Doctor Who was thrown aback this week with news that beloved television writer and novelist Terrance Dicks passed away at the age of 84. Dicks’ contribution to the show and indeed many of our childhoods can’t be overestimated, from his time… Continue Reading “Radio Free Skaro #705 – Uncle Terrance”

Radio Free Skaro #687 – Physical Graffiti

Have you ever wanted to move into a tower with all the modern conveniences, including roving colour-coordinated gangs, a failed hero, homicidal old ladies and trundling robots? Why not live vicariously through the Three Who Rule’s Classic Series commentary for “Paradise Towers”, which has… Continue Reading “Radio Free Skaro #687 – Physical Graffiti”

Radio Free Skaro #680 – The Planet That Slept

A new set of shiny Blu-ray discs stuffed with Doctor Who content is on its way to store shelves in the form of the Season 18 box set, the third such season set from BBC Studios. So we decided to talk again to Russell… Continue Reading “Radio Free Skaro #680 – The Planet That Slept”

Radio Free Skaro #679 – A Field In Wales

It’s a Radio Free Skaro episode to lose sleep over, quite literally this week, as Steven and Chris tackle the news of the week as well as daylight saving time while Warren, absent for various reasons, sits content in his time eddy, away from… Continue Reading “Radio Free Skaro #679 – A Field In Wales”

Radio Free Skaro #670 – Curran Account

Have you ever wanted to see block transfer computation on the big screen? Your time has come as “Logopolis” hits theatres this March in the US and the BFI in February in advance of the release of the Doctor Who Season 18 box set!… Continue Reading “Radio Free Skaro #670 – Curran Account”

Radio Free Skaro #652 – The Glass Ceiling

It’s official! Doctor Who, starring one Jodie Whittaker as Dr. Who, will air on October 7 worldwide (well, the UK, USA, and Canada, so far, and October 8 in Australia), and we’re pleased as punch about it. To build up and celebrate the impending… Continue Reading “Radio Free Skaro #652 – The Glass Ceiling”

Radio Free Skaro #637 – Strong Work

Director James Strong faces the eagle eye of the Miniscope this week, with a look at classics like “The Impossible Planet” and “The Satan Pit”, not-so classics (but not his fault!) like “Daleks in Manhattan” and “Evolution of the Daleks”, and romps big and… Continue Reading “Radio Free Skaro #637 – Strong Work”

Radio Free Skaro #576 – The Fisher King

We’re in the final stretch run of The Year (and a bit) of No Doctor Who, as Series 10 is less than two weeks away! There’s spoiler-free talk of synopses, the character of Bill Potts is revealed to be gay (hooray!), and there are… Continue Reading “Radio Free Skaro #576 – The Fisher King”

Radio Free Skaro #571 – Silver Nitrate

Post-Gally blues…or post-Gally buzz? The Three Who Rule were in high spirits this week, energized by a most wonderful gathering of the tribe in Los Angeles. This episode presents two interviews from Gallifrey One, first with TV consultant for the BFI, Dick Fiddy, and… Continue Reading “Radio Free Skaro #571 – Silver Nitrate”