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Conversations on the craft of filmmaking

Guy was born in Jaffa and has directed, edited, and shot films since the age of 16.  As a cameraman, Guy shot several films for France 3 Television

Guy also directed many short documentaries such as In Working Progress,Women Defying BarriersKeywords presented in film festivals and venues worldwide. Guy's first feature film Interrupted Streams premiered in the Jerusalem International Film Festival.

In light of recent events, we revisit Guy's documentary, the Oscar nominated 5 Broken Cameras, a collaboration with Emad Burnat, a Palestinian villager, who gets his first camera. In his village, Bil'in, a separation barrier is being built and the villagers start to resist.

For more than five years, Emad filmed the struggle, led by two of his best friends, while also filming his growing son Gibreel and the conflict’s effect on him and other family members.   One Camera after another is shot or smashed, and each camera tells a part of his story.

Direct download: GuyDavidi2.mp3
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Kat's award winning short films, Hellion and Black Metal, have screened at Sundance, SXSW, Los Angeles Film Festival, San Francisco International Film Festival, Sarasota Film Festival, Maryland Film Festival, and more. 

Kat is also a Film Production Lecturer at the University of Texas.

Kat's feature film, Hellion, starring Aaron Paul and Juliette Lewis, premiered at the Sundance Film Festival.

Hellion was a Sundance Creative Producing Lab participant and San Francisco Film Society/Kenneth Rainin Foundation Grant recipient for Hellion and for her upcoming feature script for Black Metal

Hellion was released both on VOD and in theaters through IFC and Sundance Selects

Direct download: KatCandler.mp3
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Peter graduated from The Danish Film School in 2001 and has since then worked on over 100 productions and done both feature films and documentaries, and shorts, both domestically and internationally.

Peter collaborated with globally acclaimed musicians such as Antony and the Johnsons, Johann Johannsson and Efterklang. Among his sound design credits are Magic Valley, The Queen of Versailles, Putin's Kiss, and Canned Dreams. Peter was also a sound effects editor on both The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo and Lars von Trier's film, Antichrist.  Peter worked on the Sundance award winning narrative feature, Teddy Bear

Peter worked as a music supervisor on the festival favorites like Dance For Me and the feature film, You & Me Forever, which earned him a Danish Academy Award Nomination for Best Sound Design. More recent projects as sound designer include: The Immortalists, Flow, and The Arm's Drop.

Direct download: PeterAlbrechtsen.mp3
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Stephen has worked on many award winning feature film projects over the years including many films for Robert Altman, such as Vincent & Theo, The Player, Short Cuts, Kansas City, Cookie's Fortune, and Gosford Park.

Stephen has also worked on a variety of film and television projects from other directors over the years including: What's Love Got to Do with It, Ray, Lovely, Still, Chronicle, and Draft Day.

Stephen's upcoming projects include 2 films for Stunt Coordinator and Director Vic Armstrong, Left Behind and The Sunday Horse.

Direct download: StephenAltman.mp3
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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
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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
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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
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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

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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
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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
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