Spoiler Alert Radio
Conversations on the craft of filmmaking
Kat Candler - Writer/Director - Black Metal & Hellion

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 Albrechtsen - Sound Designer and Music Supervisor - Magic Valley, The Queen of Versailles, Putin's Kiss, Canned Dreams, The Ghost of Piramida, Teddy Bear, Flow, The Arm's Drop

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 Altman - Oscar and Emmy nominated Production Designer - Vincent & Theo; The Player; Short Cuts; Gosford Park; Ray; Lovely Still; Chronicle; Draft Day

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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Nick Prueher - One Half of The Found Footage Festival

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 Pavich - Director & Producer - N.Y.H.C., Die, Mommie, Die!, Scrappers, Jodorowsky's Dune

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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