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Conversations on the craft of filmmaking
Michael Taylor - Film Editor - The Order of Myths, Freakonomics, Love Is Strange, I Believe in Unicorns, Youth in Oregon, and Elvis & Nixon

Michael worked as a script supervisor for several years on films including: The Wedding Banquet, Eat Drink Man Woman, Happiness, You Can Count on Me, Monster's Ball, American Splendor, Bad Santa, Garden State, and Thumbsucker.

Michael's works as editor over the years include projects like: The Order of Myths, Freakonomics, The Loneliest Planet, Hateship Loveship, Love Is Strange, and I Believe in Unicorns.

More recently, Michael edited the documentary, The Babushkas of Chernobyl, Free in Deed, White Girl, Youth in Oregon, and the acclaimed historical comedy, Elvis & Nixon.

Direct download: MichaelTaylor.mp3
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Meg Morman and Sunny Boling - Casting Directors - Waitress, Dear Lemon Lima, Natural Selection, and Hello, My Name Is Doris

Meg and Sunny started their own casting agency in 2004, and one of their notable early efforts was the film Waitress, which premiered at the 2007 Sundance Film Festival.

Over the years, Meg and Sunny have casted dozens of feature films, television, and web series, including the films Dear Lemon Lima, Natural Selection, and I Believe in Unicorns.

One of Meg and Sunny's recent projects is the feature film Hello, My Name is Doris (starring Sally Field, Max Greenfield, Stephen Root, Tyne Daly), about a quirky older woman's infatuation with a young co-worker.

Meg and Sunny also serve as the Casting Consultants for the Film Independent's Director's Lab, an intensive eight-week program for directors who are prepping their independent feature films.

Direct download: MormanBolingCasting.mp3
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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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