Category Archives: Documentaries

Why Be Good? Sexuality & Censorship in Early Cinema

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The History of Crime Fiction

This is a great lecture on the history of crime fiction, with Peter Kemp examining the “whodunnit” format in particular and talking about the genre’s origins and developments throughout the years.

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Agatha Christie’s Writing Process

Agatha Christie’s grandson uses the prolific author’s notebooks to provide a glimpse into her writing process.

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The Birth of Miss Marple

This one features a rare recording of Agatha Christie talking about the introduction of Miss Marple and the idea of a meeting between both of her iconic sleuths.

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The Birth of Poirot

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Jaws: The Inside Story Documentary

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Going to Pieces: The Rise and Fall of the Slasher Film

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