Spoiler Alert Radio
Conversations on the craft of filmmaking

In 2004, Nick along with Joe Pickett quit their day jobs to focus on production of their first feature documentary, Dirty Country

They started the touring The Found Footage Festival show to fund the production of the documentary.  

The Found Footage Festival is a live comedy event and screening featuring unusual and humorous clips from VHS videotapes gathered from thrift stores, garage sales, warehouses, estate sales, and dumpsters throughout the United States.

In 2009, Jack Rebney, featured in the festival favorite Winnebago promotional videos in the show, was featured in a documentary, Winnebago Man, which featured the curators in several interviews and coverage of Jack at the festival.

The Found Footage Festival is currently based out of New York City and presented Found vs. Found in collaboration (and in friendly competition with) Found Magazine.  It has also expanded in touring Europe.

Direct download: NickPrueher2.mp3
Category:podcasts -- posted at: 4:00 PM

Frank produced and directed the documentary N.Y.H.C. about the NY hardcore scene of the mid 1990s.

Frank also was involved in production for film and television projects including: Die, Mommie, Die!, Anton Chekhov's The Duel, and Scrappers.

More recently, Frank directed and produced the documentary feature, Jodorowsky's Dune, which explores the genesis of one of cinema's greatest epics that never was: cult filmmaker Alejandro Jodorowsky's adaptation of Frank Herbert's sci-fi classic Dune, whose cast would have included such icons as Salvador Dali, Orson Welles and Mick Jagger.

Direct download: FrankPavich.mp3
Category:podcasts -- posted at: 4:00 PM

Elisha has worked in photography and in film in a variety of roles on music videos, video games, short films and features films over the years.

Elisha has worked a cinematographer on the features One Too Many Mornings and Save the Date for director Michael Mohan and more recently for In Your Eyes, directed by Brin Hill and written and executive produced by Joss Whedon.

Upcoming projects for Elisha include the features, Larry Gaye: Renegade Male Flight Attendant and Those Who Wander.

Direct download: ElishaChristian.mp3
Category:podcasts -- posted at: 4:00 PM

H5 Film Sound was founded by Heikki in 2000. Heikki has worked as a foley artist and foley supervisor on feature films, shorts, TV-drama, documentaries and animation films. As a sound designer, Heikki has been involved in feature length documentaries and animation.

Since 2004, Heikki has been working as a full time foley artist and a supervisor, mainly for fiction films and documentary work as well. More recently, the H5 staff includes the owner Heikki (as a foley supervisor and artist), a sound recordist, and a sound editor. 

Projects that Heikki and H5 have worked on over the years include: a variety of documentary projects, and the fiction features: Letters to father JacobRare ExportsBerberian Sound Studio, and the film, FILTH directed by Jon S. Baird

Direct download: HeikkiKossi2.mp3
Category:podcasts -- posted at: 4:00 PM

Steve has worked on award winning film and television projects over the years in various areas of the sound and music department, most specifically as Sound Effects Editor and Sound Designer.

Steve has worked on animated and live action shorts and features, including: Sweeney Todd, Fantastic Mr. Fox, Alice in Wonderland, Jane Eyre, On the Road, and Frankenweenie.

Most recently, Steve was the sound effects editor on both Jonathan Glazer’s feature Under the Skin and the BBC series, Call the Midwife.

Direct download: SteveBrowell.mp3
Category:podcasts -- posted at: 6:00 PM

Igor has worked on a mix of shorts and feature films as well as television and commercial work over the years.

Igor's notable documentary work includes: the Oscar winning Man on Wire, The Tillman Story, and Addiction Incorporated.

Igor's narrative feature film projects include: Fraulein, Sangre de mi sangre, Red Riding: In the Year of Our Lord 1980, Silent House, Room 304, and Sunlight Jr. 

Igor has recently been working as director of photography on the second season of the hit Netflix series, House of Cards.

Direct download: IgorMartinovic.mp3
Category:podcasts -- posted at: 4:00 PM

Jake has worked on a number of films for director David Mackenzie and has worked on a variety of other film and TV projects for several other directors over the years.

Jake has worked on film projects including: The Last Great Wilderness, Office Tigers, Donkeys, Perfect Sense, Tonight You’re Mine, Citadel, and Starred Up.

Direct download: JakeRoberts.mp3
Category:podcasts -- posted at: 4:00 PM

John Christian began his professional career in film and television as a sound engineer. He ran his own sound studio from the age of 15, and he worked as an actor as well.

From 1985, John Christian got his first professional experience in the visual media through Norwegian National (NRK). In 1995, he completed his first feature film Fredrikssons Fabrikk.

John Christian is the creator of Drylab R&D that develops on set software to be able to have a creative control over the images trough the digital workflow and played a central role in the developing of Softlights, the first and only both digital Wi-Fi and DMX controlled Tube light system in the world. He also developed a digital controlled remote film camera head with the first pan-bar operated system ever made called Remotion.

John Christian's feature films include: Factotum, The Bothersome Man, O'Horten, Troubled Water, Stella Days, and A Thousand Times Goodnight.

Direct download: JohnChristianRosenlund.mp3
Category:podcasts -- posted at: 4:00 PM

Ulf has over 30 years’ experience working all over the world on projects for film and television.

Over the past years, Ulf has also worked on television projects like To the Ends of the Earth, Whitechapel and Treasure Island, and films including, Daybreak, Hawaii, Oslo, and Happy End.

Ulf has worked several films with director, Lukas Moodysson, including: Show Me Love, Lilya 4-Ever, Together, and more recently, We Are The Best, about 3 girls in 1980s Stockholm who decide to form a punk band - despite not having any instruments and being told by everyone that punk is dead.

Direct download: UlfBrantas.mp3
Category:podcasts -- posted at: 4:00 PM

Aron and Gita are a husband and wife award winning filmmaking team that collaboratively share the roles of director, writer, editor, and producer on their film projects.

They are known for their work on the documentary projects: The Way We Get By, The Gambling Man, and Lifecasters.

More recently, they have toured with their narrative feature film, Beneath the Harvest Sky, an intense teen drama set during the fall potato harvest in a small northern Maine town on the border of Canada.

Beneath The Harvest Sky has been available both in theatres and via video on demand worldwide.

Direct download: AronGaudetAndGitaPullapilly.mp3
Category:podcasts -- posted at: 4:00 PM