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Conversations on the craft of filmmaking

Kim's earlier projects include Vertical Limit and Her Majesty shot in New Zealand.

Overseas, Kim has often worked largely with local crews, working in South Pacific Fiji on Cast Away, Legend of Zorro in Mexico, and Beyond Borders in Thailand. Kim also created the look of a Japanese village for The Last Samurai, actually built in a valley near New Plymouth. 

In 2010, Kim was one of three art department heads to win both an Oscar and a BAFTA for their work on AvatarKim also worked on Under the Mountain, headed the design team on The Adventures of Tintin

Kim was one of the supervising art directors on the North American shoot of Man of Steel and was a visual effects art director on Dawn of the Planet of the Apes

Kim was more recently the production designer of acclaimed New Zealand drama, The Dark Horse, and the Sundance Jury Prize winning action western film, Slow West.

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Roland has worked on a variety of award winning narrative and documentary short and feature films over the year.

Some of Roland's past projects include the films: Painting with Light in a Dark World, Green Bush, West, Shadow Play: The Making of Anton Corbijn, Accidents Happen, Samson & Delilah, Here I Am, and The Hunter.

Some of Roland's more recent projects include are The Darkside, segments of The Turning and Words With Gods, and the acclaimed feature, Slow West.

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Kimberly started her career working as a commercial editor and traveled the world directing and producing travel documentaries.  

Kimberly became an early expert in the field of digital filmmaking and post-production.

After transitioning genders, she moved into the world of publishing, as editor-in-chief of DV Magazine.

Kim's first feature-length documentary film, Prodigal Sons, tells the story of three siblings, their rivalries, and their search for identity. 

Prodigal Sons has won many honors and have connected to many in film festival audiences worldwide, including its winning of the Audience award at Palm Springs and it is available on DVDNetflix, and iTunes.

Kimberly has also worked on editing other film projects and she has been a featured storyteller on The Moth

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Melissa's career began in NYC, where she designed for several theater, opera and dance companies and later she moved to Los Angeles.

Melissa has designed costumes for several successful independent feature films including Parker, Love Ranch, Kissing Jessica Stein, Let Me In, and Kill The Irishman

More recently, Melissa has worked on Dawn of the Planet of the Apes and Wild, which earned her Costume Designers Guild nomination for excellence in contemporary film.

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In 1999, Vladan started his career as a camera operator working with many Italian and foreign filmmakers in cinema and commercials. 

Since 2003, Vladan has worked as cinematographer for many important Italian and foreign feature films that have won awards in prestigious International film festivals. 

Vladan has received many cinematography awards for his films, and his projects over the years include: Saimir, Red Like The Sky, The Rest of the Night, and Apartment in Athens

Some of Vladan's more recent projects include: the TV series, In Treatment, the Italian comedy, I Can Quit Whenever I Want, the Italian crime drama, Black Souls, and the acclaimed feature, Sworn Virgin.

In recognition of his work on Black Souls, Vladan won the 2015 award for best cinematography at the David di Donatello Awards, the Italian Oscars.

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Steve is a Film Editor, Sound Designer, and Visual Artist, who has more recently trained in the field of Design Research and Thinking at the School of Visual Arts Products of Design MFA program. 

Steve has collaborated with filmmakers Hal Hartley and Ang Lee, and a variety of choreographers and visual artists. Steve's work has been shown at film festivals and museums throughout the world.

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Bradley and Cooper have worked on a variety of projects including: Action FiguresFlourishCosmic RadioDrive TimeRequiem, and Cement Suitcase.

More recently together they have created the acclaimed unique science fiction/thriller feature, Time Lapse, about three friends that discover a mysterious machine that takes pictures 24 hours into the future and conspire to use it for personal gain, until disturbing and dangerous images begin to develop.

Time Lapse has finished its festival run and is available in theaters and on VOD.

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Colin's earlier work was in the props department on films including the films: Bliss, Flirting, The Last Days of Chez Nous, and Sirens; he was also a Supervising Art Director on Young Einstein.

Colin has worked as an Art Director on the following: The Adventures of Priscilla, Queen of the Desert, Babe and Babe: Pig in the City, Welcome to Woop Woop, and as Production Designer on the film, Serenades and the television series, Love My Way.

Some of Colin's more recent projects include working as Art Director on Nim's Island, and as Production Designer on Careless Love and the critically acclaimed, Mad Max: Fury Road, continuing his work with George Miller.

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Ben's notable television credits include the BAFTA nominated David Attenborough series The Life of Mammals and Life in the Undergrowth and the BAFTA winning series Life In Cold Blood. He was nominated for an Emmy Award for his score for the Wildlife on One film, Operation Dung Beetle.

Ben appears as co-writer, string arranger and musician on the Malachai album Return To The Ugly Side and The Beekeepers album Apiculture. He also co-wrote the album Drokk: Music Inspired By Mega City One with Portishead's Geoff Barrow, and writes and records as one half of the duo Dolman with Scott Hendy

In 2012, Ben composed the score for the documentary feature film Beyonce: Life Is But A Dream directed by Beyonce Knowles - a behind the scenes look at the singer's life and music.

Together with Geoff BarrowBen scored the critically acclaimed feature film Ex Machina, Alex Garland's directorial debut, about a young programmer is selected to participate in a breakthrough experiment in artificial intelligence by evaluating the human qualities of a breathtaking female A.I.

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Denis' credits over the years include 45 feature films, as well as TV pilots and films for TV, commercials and music videos.

Denis won an ASC Award for the miniseries Uprising in 2001 and the Bronze Frog for Demonlover in 2002. 

Some of Denis' more recent credits include Carlos, The Sleeping Beauty, Eden, and the Oscar winning Still Alice.

Direct download: DenisLenoir.mp3
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