Matthew Sweet presents a selection of film music on the theme of Easter. Read more
Matthew Sweet presents a selection of film music on the theme of Easter.
Their Finest Hour
Matthew Sweet presents a selection of film music reflecting 'the wartime spirit'.
Sourced from the Bard
Matthew Sweet with film music inspired by Shakespearean themes.
Erich Wolfgang Korngold
Matthew Sweet with music reflecting the film career of Erich Korngold.
Mr S Goes to Washington
Matthew Sweet presents a selection of film music with a political slant.
Matthew Sweet presents a selection of film music inspired by the Arthurian legends.
Matthew Sweet presents a selection of music for films from 1977.
...The field of human conflict
Matthew Sweet looks at the films and film music that inspired Christopher Nolan's Dunkirk.
The Love That Dare Not Speak Its Name
Matthew Sweet on film and music for hidden gay cinema.
Matthew Sweet presents a selection of film music inspired by the space opera genre.
Beneath the Waves
Matthew Sweet presents a selection of underwater film music.
Trouble on the Streets
Matthew Sweet with music from films evoking urban chaos and trouble on the streets.
The Mysterious East (of London)
Matthew Sweet with film music inspired by London's historic East End.
Matthew Sweet meets Golden Globe and Emmy award-nominated composer Benjamin Wallfisch.
Matthew Sweet looks at representations of Queen Victoria in film.
Denham Film Studios
Matthew Sweet on music associated with Denham Film Studios.
Matthew Sweet with Hollywood composer Michael Giacchino.
Matthew Sweet with music for neo-noir film as Blade Runner 2049 hits cinemas.
Why Music? The Key to Memory
Matthew Sweet with pianist Neil Brand on how memory works in film.
The Disaster Movie
Matthew Sweet showcases music inspired by disaster movies.
Matthew Sweet interviews composer Nitin Sawhney, who has scored music for over 50 films.
Matthew Sweet looks at music for whodunnits in the week of Murder On The Orient Express.
Breaking Free - Soviet Cinema
Matthew Sweet on the Russian Revolution and music for film.
Franz Waxman 1/2
Matthew Sweet on the music of Franz Waxman.
Franz Waxman 2/2
Matthew Sweet on Franz Waxman in Hollywood.
Matthew Sweet looks at how film scores present ideas about grief.
Matthew Sweet with film music that underscore concepts of power.
Matthew Sweet shares film music inspired by the theme of patriotism.
Matthew Sweet with film music on the concept of the muse.
Matthew Sweet shares film music inspired by deception ahead of the release of 'Mercy'.
Matthew Sweet looks at movies, music and monsters ahead of 'The Shape of Water'.
Angela Allen - The Continuity 'Girls'
Matthew Sweet talks film music with the script and continuity supervisor, Angela Allen.
The 1940 Oscars
Matthew Sweet dusts off his tux and strolls the red carpet of the 1940 Oscars.
Free Thinking Festival: Extras Needed
Matthew Sweet rounds up a mob to explore crowd scenes. Live from Sage Gateshead.
Matthew Sweet explores the influence video games have had on film and filmmakers.
What's The Big Idea?
Matthew Sweet with music for films with a philosophical aspect.
'A Martian Sends A Postcard Home.....'
Matthew Sweet with an alien perspective on film.
Post War British Novelists
Matthew Sweet explores music for films inspired by contemporary British novelists.
'Caparisoned like a man'
Matthew Sweet with music for films that find women disguised as men.
Matthew Sweet with music for films about doubles.
1993 in film
Matthew Sweet looks back on the film music world of 1993.
Matthew Sweet talks to composer Gabriel Yared.
Matthew Sweet with music from films about teamwork.
Matthew Sweet with a weekly survey of themed film music.
Matthew Sweet with film music for Frankenstein.
Music and British Animation
Matthew Sweet marks the 50th anniversary of Yellow Submarine.
Mission: Impossible - Fallout
A behind-the-scenes listen to the soundtrack recording for Mission: Impossible - Fallout.
'Very like a Whale'
Matthew Sweet with film music inspired by sea creatures.
Bernstein 100: The films of Elia Kazan
Matthew Sweet on music for the great director's films.
Matthew Sweet with film music and svengalis.
Matthew Sweet with a selection of film music
Matthew Sweet goes into the woods
Video Game Music
The nature of video game music with Matthew Sweet
Matthew Sweet presents film music with a northern flavour.
Matthew Sweet's guest is composer David Shire.
Film music that explores the idea of magic with Matthew Sweet.
Matthew Sweet rides through the glen with the film music of Robin Hood
Matthew Sweet with film music for the Victorian detective
Matthew Sweet is joined by the composer of La La Land and First Man
Matthew Sweet with music for cinematic duos.
Hitch and Herrmann
Matthew Sweet on the collaboration between Alfred Hitchcock and Bernard Herrmann.
Matthew Sweet and cinematic smugglers
Music for Dragons
Composer John Powell discusses his music for How To Train Your Dragon
Oscar nominee Nicholas Britell
Matthew Sweet meets composer Nicholas Britell.
Berlioz - the Ultimate Romantic
Classical composers on the silver screen.
Matthew Sweet on vigilante films.
Video Game Music: Lines, Loops and Layers
Matthew Sweet’s occasional foray into gaming music.
Women Super Heroes
Film music for the female super hero, with Matthew Sweet.
Film music from John Scott, the man who wrote A Study in Terror and The Final Countdown.
Things are not what they seem...
A selection of great film music conveying hidden menace.
Free Thinking - Cinematic Love Themes
Matthew Sweet live from Sage Gateshead with a look at cinematic love themes.
A world of film music with Matthew Sweet.
The Con Artist
Matthew Sweet and music for film.
The Twilight Zone
Matthew Sweet explores the world of film music.
The films of David Lean
Kaijū and the Japanese mega monster!
Matthew Sweet explores the impact of Japanese mega monsters on film.
Matthew Sweet explores the world of film music
The Berlin Wall
Matthew Sweet explores film music from the year 1995
Matthew Sweet meets composer Daniel Pemberton, who has scored the new release Yesterday.
... Yours faithfully
'You've Never Had It So Good'
Matthew Sweet in conversation with the daughter of the great Henry Mancini.
The Spaghetti Western
Matthew Sweet looks at the history of the Italian-made western through its music.
Matthew Sweet meets film composer Alberto Iglesias.
A Four-Legged Friend
Matthew Sweet with a selection of film music on the theme of horses.
Matthew Sweet turns his attention to music that underscores children in the horror genre.
The Country House
Matthew Sweet with film music to a theme.
Matthew Sweet spins some stellar cinematic discs to mark the launch of Ad Astra.
Object of Desire
Matthew Sweet with music from the score for The Goldfinch.
Matthew Sweet explores film plots with a highly revealing psychological back-story.
2019 Booker Prize, The Power of Ancient Artefacts
Anne McElvoy talks prehistory with archaeologist Mike Pitts and artist Renee So.
Steve Martin and the Lonely Synchromists
30 of the world's sharpest minds chose a work from MoMA's collection - how do they see it?
An dàrna latha bho Mhòd na Cloinne
Cathy NicDhòmhnaill le òrain is sgeulachdan bho Mhòd na Cloinne à Glaschu.
Living with Obsessive Compulsive Disorder
Mobeen Azhar explores what life is like with OCD.
Sarah Brett with late night discussion on the issues and stories that matter to you.