Cover image of Carrie Pilby

Carrie Pilby

5 Podcast Episodes

Latest 4 Apr 2021 | Updated Daily

Weekly hand curated podcast episodes for learning

Episode artwork

Carrie Pilby

Bored as Batshit

Based on a best selling novel and based in New York, we join the awkward young genius, who guided by her counsellor sets out to tick off a short list of 'normal' things to help in her pursuit of happiness. Peter strikes a blow in I hope you've been paying attention and we ask the question have you been approached for a date in the middle of the day.


15 Oct 2020

Episode artwork

Vol 2, Episode 7: Carrie Pilby

Weekend At Crombie's

It's 2006 and Bel Powley plays the eponymous Carrie as she undertakes this bildungsroman quest with the aid of cherry soda and a didgeridoo.It's a light romance film aimed at young adults - and it's fair to say this one is far from the comfort zone of our two gentleman philosophers. Luckily we can slip in a quick Benedict Cumberbatch impression to see us through.03:00 – Plot Synopsis36:10 – Why We Chose This Film38:05 – Analysis01:07:27 - Other recommendations01:13:24 – We Score The Film01:16:15 – Next Month’s Film

1hr 18mins

23 Jul 2019

Similar People

Episode artwork

Ep113 - Susan Johnson, Director Netflix’s ‘To All The Boys I’ve Loved Before’ & ‘Carrie Pilby’

Creative Principles

In the Netflix hit, ‘To All The Boys I’ve Loved Before,’ a teenage girl’s secret love letters are exposed, which wreaks havoc on her life. Based on the YA Novel by Jenny Han, the film stars Lana Condor, Noah Centineo, and Israel Broussard.Director Susan Johnson describes her process for the new film, in addition to insight from her directorial debut, ‘Carrie Pilby,’ from 2016.In this interview, Johnson describes putting on blinders to become a director despite often hearing the word “No,” finding a way to tell the stories that speak to you, and what it means to be an old school director within the Zeitgeist of Netflix. Stay up-to-date on other creative advice at www.creativeprinciples.live


8 Aug 2018

Episode artwork

I Kassen #319: Carrie Pilby (2016)

I Kassen med David Bjerre

Den unge pige Carrie Pilby er lidt for klog og lidt for bange for at gå ud og opleve den store verden. Det nytter ikke, at hun lukker sig inde med sine bøger, så nu har hendes terapeut lavet en liste med ting, som Carrie skal prøve, så hun kan blive mere normal.http://www.ikassenshow.dk/2017/04/i-kassen-319-carrie-pilby-2016.html


22 Apr 2017

Most Popular

Episode artwork

Carrie Pilby Audiobook

Amazing Audiobooks of North America

Listen to the full audiobook free with a 30-day trial at http://hotaudiobook.com/free/245014 Title: Carrie PilbyAuthor: Caren LissnerNarrator: Allyson RyanFormat: UnabridgedLength: 10 hrs 16 minsLanguage: EnglishRelease date: 2015-09-29Publisher: Harlequin AudioGenres: Kids, GeneralPublisher's Summary:Teen Genius (and Hermit) Carrie Pilby's To-Do List:1. List 10 things you love (and DO THEM!)2. Join a club (and TALK TO PEOPLE!)3. Go on a date (with someone you actually LIKE!)4. Tell someone you care (your therapist DOESN'T COUNT!)5. Celebrate New Year's (with OTHER PEOPLE!)Seriously? Carrie would rather stay in bed than deal with the immoral, sex-obsessed hypocrites who seem to overrun her hometown, New York City. She's sick of trying to be like everybody else. She isn't! But when her own therapist gives her a five-point plan to change her social-outcast status, Carrie takes a hard look at herself—and agrees to try.Suddenly the world doesn't seem so bad. But is prodigy Carrie really going to dumb things down just to fit in?Contact: inforeq17@gmail.com


29 Sep 2015