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Conversations on the craft of filmmaking
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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