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Ep 255: Josephine Decker
by Adam Schartoff
November 14th, 2014

Filmmaker Josephine Decker discusses her two new film, Butter on the Latch & Thou Wast Mild and Lovely, on this Fandor-sponsored episode of the podcast.

Ep 254: Frederick Wiseman
by Adam Schartoff
November 12th, 2014

The legendary documentarian Frederick Wiseman talks about making his latest work, National Gallery.

Ep 253: Ingrid Veninger / Melissa Silverstein
by Adam Schartoff
November 8th, 2014

My guests include Toronto-based filmmaker & founder of Punk Films,Ingrid Veninger; and Women and Hollywood blogger —and now pocaster— Melissa Silverstein.

Ep 252: Dick Cavett
by Adam Schartoff
November 4th, 2014

Talk show host legend Dick Cavett is the guest in this extended conversation. Cavett has a new book which just came out called Brief Encounters and published by Henry Holt.

Ep 251: Joe Angio & Jon Langford / Tom Hall / Joanna Hogg
by Adam Schartoff
October 31st, 2014

Guests include one of the founders of the band The Mekons, Jon Langford, and the director the documentary Revenge of the Mekons, Joe Angio; programmer for the Montclair Film Festival, Tom Hall; and British filmmaker Joanna Hogg.

Happy Halloween! Here’s a List of Some Great Indie Horror Flicks!
by Kristin Molloy
October 31st, 2014

Halloween is a perfect excuse to make a list of great horror films! Below are just a few of the films I’ve thrown together.
Night of the Living Dead – George A. Romero 1968
Easily one of my favorite films of all time. George A. Romero’s Night of the Living Dead is a cult classic for a [...]

Filmmakers: You Have One Month to Submit to Tribeca 2015!
by Maria
October 29th, 2014

Mark your calendars, filmmakers! There’s just one month left to submit your film to the 2015 Tribeca Film Festival.

Ep 250: Margaret Brown / Jeremy Workman & Chuck Workman / Jean-Yves Ollivier
by Adam Schartoff
October 28th, 2014

Another docu-tastic episode of the podcast with filmmakers Margaret Brown (The Great Invisible), Jeremy Workman (Magical Universe) with Chuck Workman (Magician), and Jean-Yves Ollivier (Plot for Peace).

Ep. 249: Volker Schlöndorff / Kate Lyn Sheil & Zachary Wigon / Gregory Kohn
by Adam Schartoff
October 23rd, 2014

Director Volker Schlöndorff discusses his new film, Diplomacy; filmmaker Zachary Wigon and actress Kate Lyn Shiel discuss their new film, The Heart Machine; and filmmaker Gregory Kohn.

Beyond the Lenses: YouTube for Photographers
by Brittany Fennell
October 21st, 2014

Join a conversation with talented artists Thomas Leveritt and Clayton Cubitt at YouTube Space NY. They will be discussing the importance of using video as a form of storytelling; as well as optimizing YouTube and other social platforms to gain an audience, both domestically and internationally, as a creator of content.

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