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Conversations on the craft of filmmaking
Tanja Grunwald - Danish Casting Director - A Royal Affair, The Hunt, Sorrow and Joy, A War, and The Commune

Based in Copenhagen, Denmark, Tanja began her career as a casting director in 1998, and currently runs Another Casting Company along with Stine Bruel and Saskia Fahlsten.

Some of Tanja's film projects include: A Royal Affair, The Hunt, Sorrow and Joy, A War, and April 9th.

Tanja's television projects include the series: Anna Pihl, Mikkel og guldkortet, and Those Who Kill.

More recently, Tanja has cast for the Thomas Vinterberg film The Commune as well as the television series Dicte - Crime Reporter.

Direct download: TanjaGrunwald.mp3
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Louize Nissen - Danish Costume Designer - Worlds Apart, Kon-Tiki, Antboy, A War, Walk With Me

Louize has worked as a costume designer in a broad range of genres, from science fiction/fantasy to medieval and contemporary, from big to low budget. Having both Danish and US citizenship, she is able to work on locations internationally.

Louize is also the co-owner of a large costume house in Copenhagen holding a sizeable collection of period and contemporary costumes.

Louize has been nominated for several Robert awards, the Danish Oscar, and won a Robert for her work on the film, The Bench.

Some of her film work includes Just Like Home, Worlds Apart, and Kon-Tiki.

Recently Louize has costumed for three films in the Antboy franchise and the war-themed films A War and Walk With Me.

Direct download: LouizeNissen.mp3
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Nicholas Britell - Pianist, Composer, & Producer - Gimme The Loot, 12 Years A Slave, Whiplash, The Big Short, A Tale Of Love And Darkness, and The Seventh Fire

Nicholas has scored for several feature films including Gimme The Loot, 12 Years A Slave, The Big Short, A Tale Of Love And Darkness, and The Seventh Fire.

Nicholas was involved as a producer for both the short and feature film version of the acclaimed film Whiplash, for which he also wrote and produced pieces for the soundtrack.

In addition to his film work, Nicholas is a Founding Member of L.A. Dance Project and is a Board member of the New York-based ensemble Decoda, and the multimedia production company and artists collective The Amoveo Company.

Direct download: NicholasBritell.mp3
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Richard van Oosterhout - Belgian based Cinematographer - Rosie, Wolfsbergen, Nowhere Man, Little Black Spiders, and Love & Friendship

Richard moved to filmmaking, first as Production Designer, later Key Grip, Camera Assistant, and finally as a Cinematographer.

Richard has shot over 25 feature films, usually European co-productions, both arthouse and more mainstream productions. His breakthrough came with the multi award-winning feature, Rosie.

Richard's film work over the years included: Guernsey, Wolfsbergen, Nowhere Man, Little Black Spiders, Farewell To Fools, and Love & Friendship

Richard is president of the NSC and a member of the SBC and the EFA. Additionally, he is the initiator and co-editor of a book on contemporary cinematography called, Shooting Time.

Direct download: RichardVanOosterhout.mp3
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