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Voices from the Dark: A Podcast for Philosophers, Wizards and Totems

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What is Voices from the Dark?

Voices from the Dark (VftD) is a Berlin-based podcast created by fiction writer Steve Cuffari.

The podcast is structured as weekly episodes, each of which features a series or show on a specific topic. Check out our Current Shows section below.


We think it’s nice to have clear goals and to communicate those goals. So here they are, in no particular order.

Support the arts, literature and film
Promote artists, writers and film-makers
Build a community of creative people and critical thinkers
Be a resource and inspiration for listeners
Discuss the importance of the arts in society
Identify problems facing the arts and arts communities
Entertain and educate listeners
Create an enjoyable audio experience
Have political discussions
Discuss solutions to political problems
Disagree with each other
Promote music
Listen to good music
Watch good movies
Other stuff
Have a good time
And maybe a drink or two

Podcast Crews Needed

Seeking producers, co-producers, hosts, co-hosts and collaborators.

If you have an idea for a segment, let’s talk. Contact us.

We’re looking forward to hearing from you!

Current Shows

Voices from the Dark is a podcast made up of segments (or series, shows, call them what you will). The current segments are listed below.


Artists is a series of conversations between artists and a host. The segment shares inspirational or entertaining stories about being an artist. This series is available.

Mistaken Ideas

Mistaken Ideas is a series where two co-hosts attempt to define one fallacy per episode as simply and quickly as possible. It occasionally features guests who want to join in the fun. This series is available.

I’ll Be Right Back

I’ll Be Right Back is a comparative horror film series featuring detailed conversations about horror films. The series is co-hosted by Daniel the Chauffer and Steve Cuffari. The main focus of the series is currently horror films related to babysitters. The first installment was featured on Episode #6, where we discussed the 2016 film Better Watch Out. This series is available.

The Spectrum

An educational series about politics with a specific focus on US politics. Not intended to be argumentative or to pick a side on issues, though there is some space for that. No trolling allowed. This series is available.

4-Eyed Cyclops (Planned)

4EC is a movie review series where two co-hosts review film suggestions from each other and from the audience. Call-ins are an essential part of the segment and can be done via Skype or Whatsapp. This series is in the planning stage.

If you’re interested in any of these shows, please contact us.

Support the Show!

There are many ways you can support the show. Each way starts with an email. Send me a message if you want to co-produce, co-host or collaborate.

To support the show with financial pledges, the easiest way is via Patreon, where you can sign up for monthly pledges for which you receive exclusive benefits. Check it out at patreon.com/BornfromtheDark.

Voices from the Dark Dictionary

Philosopher: a person who seeks wisdom or enlightenment

Wizard: a very clever or skillful person

Totem: a spirit being