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Conversations on the craft of filmmaking
Brian H. Kim - Composer - Hello My Name Is Doris, G.B.F., Star vs. the Forces of Evil, and Grounded

Brian most recently completed scores for the film Hello, My Name Is Doris, starring Sally Field and directed by Michael Showalter, the drama Grounded, starring Aaron Paul and Jeff Daniels, and the comedy G.B.F., starring Michael J. Willett and Megan Mullally.

In addition, Brian is scoring the hit Disney animated series Star vs. the Forces of Evil and Brian is known for his work over the years on the acclaimed television series, How I Met Your Mother.

As a multi-instrumentalist and singer, Brian has recorded with artists such as Neil Patrick Harris, Adele, and Boyz II Men. He has performed in more than two dozen countries around the world.

Direct download: BrianHKim.mp3
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Chris Wyatt - UK Film Editor - The Pillow Book, Shadow of the Vampire, Max, Dead Man's Shoes, Dreams of a Life, The Falling, and '71

Some of Chris' earlier projects included: The Pillow Book, Shadow of the Vampire, and Max.

Chris' work as editor over the years has also included the films Dead Man's Shoes, This Is England, and Dreams of a Life.

More recently, Chris co-edited Partisan, and edited the The Ones Below, The Falling, and '71.

Direct download: ChrisWyatt.mp3
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Pater Sparrow - Hungarian Film Production Designer and Filmmaker - 1, Being Julia, The Duke Of Burgundy, and Budapest Noir

After living and studying in the UK, Pater returned to Budapest where he started developing his first feature film and made several experimental films and visual projects which attracted attention to him. His first feature film 1 in 2009 made a very successful debut in Hungary and  collected awards abroad.

Over the years, Pater worked in several fields of professional film and television crews, as assistant production designer on Being Julia and production designer of Peter Strickland's third feature film The Duke Of Burgundy.

Pater worked as production designer on upcoming Hungarian feature films such as My Night Is Your Day, Well, and Budapest Noir.  Pater is developing his second feature film based on Boris Vian's Heartsnatcher.

Direct download: PaterSparrow.mp3
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Matyas Fekete - Hungarian Film Editor - Delta, King of Devil's Island, Berberian Sound Studio, Katalin Varga, and The Duke of Burgundy

Matyas has worked as assistant editor over the years on films including: Delta, King of Devil's Island, Berberian Sound Studio, and the upcoming The Coldest City.

As editor, Matyas, has worked on two celebrated stylistics features for Peter Strickland, Katalin Varga, the more recent, The Duke of Burgundy, and the upcoming, Budapest Noir.

Direct download: MatyasFekete.mp3
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Michael Miller - Film Editor - Manhattan, Blood Simple, Raising Arizona, Ghost World, Boys on the Side,  Slipstream, Happythankyoumoreplease, and Infinitely Polar Bear

Michael landed the job of assistant editor on Woody Allen's film Manhattan as well as Stardust Memories and Raging Bull and he became a sound editor on Joel and Ethan Coen's film, Blood Simple, and going onto collaborate as film editor of Raising Arizona and Miller's Crossing.

Michael's many other cutting credits include I'm Gonna Git U Sucka, Boys on the Side, Swing Kids, Ghost World, Stigmata, and Slipstream.

More recently, he edited Josh Radnor's Happythankyoumoreplease, Liberal Arts, and the feature, The Runner.

Michael edited Maya Forbes' Infinitely Polar Bear, manic-depressive mess of a father tries to win back his wife by attempting to take full responsibility of their two young, spirited daughters.

Michael has taught film editing at University of North Carolina School of the Arts. His upcoming projects include the features, And Punching the Clown and Abundant Acreage Available.

Direct download: MichaelMiller.mp3
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Courtney Marsh - Director and Writer - Oscar nominated documentary, Chau, Beyond the Lines

Courtney is a filmmaker and activist originally from South Florida.

Upon graduating UCLA with her BFA, Courtney worked extensively in the camera department under the mentorship of Salvatore Totino.

Courtney's short films have screened internationally and she has participated in programs with the Academy of Motion Picture Arts & Sciences as well as Film Independent.

Courtney currently lives in Los Angeles and her Oscar nominated film, Chau, beyond the lines has screened internationally, bringing awareness and encourage the dioxin cleanup in Vietnam.

Direct download: CourtneyMarsh.mp3
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Nicolas Bolduc - Cinematographer from Montreal - The Banquet, City of Shadows, War Witch, Enemy, Louis Cyr, Aloft, and Two Lovers And A Bear

Nicolas' work over the years has included the films: Eve and the Fire Horse, The Banquet, Next Floor, City of Shadows, Before My Heart Falls, and War Witch.

Nicolas' more recent projects include: Enemy, Louis Cyr, Aloft, and the upcoming feature, Two Lovers and a Bear.

Direct download: NicolasBolduc.mp3
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Yohei Taneda - Japanese Production Designer - Kill Bill: Vol. 1, Ghost in the Shell 2: Innocence, Hula Girls, The Flowers of War, When Marnie Was There, The Hateful Eight, and Monster Hunt

Yohei's projects over the years include the films: Swallowtail Butterfly, Kill Bill: Vol. 1, the animated feature, Ghost in the Shell 2: Innocence, Hula Girls, Air Doll, Warriors of the Rainbow: Seediq Bale, and The Flowers of War.

Some of Yohei's more recent projects include: the Oscar nominated animated feature When Marnie Was There for Studio Ghibli, The Hateful Eight, for Quentin Tarantino, and Monster Hunt for Raman Hui.
 

Direct download: YoheiTaneda.mp3
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Kahleen Crawford - Casting Director - Green Street Hooligans, Weekend, The Angel's Share, Under the Skin, God Help the Girl, Jimmy's Hall, and the Oscar nominated, 45 Years

Kahleen set up KCC (Kahleen Crawford Casting) in 2006, and moved to London again in 2014.

Kahleen's work over the years in casting includes: Green Street Hooligans, Hallam Foe, Looking for Eric, Donkeys, Oranges and Sunshine, Weekend, and The Angel's Share.

Kahleen's more recent projects in casting include: Under the Skin, Sunshine on Leith, God Help the Girl, Jimmy's Hall, and the Oscar nominated, 45 Years.

Direct download: KahleenCrawford.mp3
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Garret Elkins - Film and Television Editor - Robot Chicken, TripTank, the Oscar nominated animated feature, Anomalisa, and the upcoming The Lego Batman Movie and Movie Sequel

Garret began work as an assistant editor on television projects like The Ultimate Fighter and American Hot Rod, as well as the crime-drama series, Guilty or Innocent?.

Garret then moved into animation as an editor on programs like Moral Orel and the Robot Chicken series.

More recent animation projects Garret has worked on include: Mary Shelley's Frankenhole and TripTank.

Garret has also recently worked as an editor on the Golden Globe and Oscar nominated stop-motion animated feature film Anomalisa. His upcoming work includes: The Lego Batman Movie and The Lego Movie Sequel.

Direct download: GarretElkins.mp3
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