BBC Radio 4 The Film Programme, 2019

On April 11, 2019 Antonia Quirke and Neil Brand interviewed Gordon about his work as music editor for Stanley Kubrick’s The Shining.

Alex Roddie, 2013

On March 11, 2013 Alex Roddie interviewed Gordon for his online magazine.


Andy Potter, BBC Radio Derby, 2012

On April 30, 2012 Andy Potter interviewed Gordon for BBC Radio Derby.

Joe Simpson, SHAFF 2008

On March 1, 2008 Gordon interviewed well-known mountaineer and author (Touching the Void, etc.) Joe Simpson at SHAFF (the Sheffield Adventure Film Festival). Here are three excerpts (the last one just has still images … oh, well):

Griff Rhys Jones, BBC Mountain, 2007

Below is an extract from an interview by Griff Rhys Jones about mountain photography that appeared in the Lakes episode of the BBC Mountain series in 2007. (Apologises for the quality of this clip – I think it was given to me by someone on the production at the time).



Interview with Gordon Stainforth in The Great Outdoors magazine, Jan 2001

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Interview about Stanley Kubrick from Stanley and Us, 1998

An interesting, often amusing programme, by Mauro di Flaviano featuring many interviews of those who worked with Stanley Kubrick. Below is an extract in which I tell the story of a big clash in the dubbing theatre during the post-production of The Shining between Kubrick and the Dubbing Editor, Wyn Rider.

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