Posts Tagged ‘Joel Potrykus’

by Adam Schartoff
October 21st, 2016

Segments include [9 mins] a conversation with filmmaker Ti West (House of the Devil, The Inn Keepers) who discusses his new film, a western, called In A Valley of Violence. The film stars Ethan Hawke, John Travolta and Filmwax Radio friend James Ransom, and is distributed by Focus World. It premieres theatrically today. After that, [26 mins. 55 secs.] returning for his third appearance on the podcast, filmmaker Joel Potrykus (Ape, Buzzard) with his new film —currently in theaters and on demand— Alchemist Cookbook. The film is being distributed by Oscilloscope Laboratories. Lastly, [1 hr. 1 min.] recorded from the 2016 Hamptons International Film Festival, a conversation with the team behind a new documentary called Davi’s Way, which follows the character actor Robert Davi as he attempts to launch a tribute performance of Frank Sinatra’s famous 1974 concert, The Main Event, at Madison Square Garden. I’m joined by actor Robert Davi, documentary filmmaker Tom Donahue, plus two other subjects form the film, Stevie Guttman & Danny A. The film is still in the festival circuit and we’ll continue to keep audiences appraised of future ways to see it. This episode is sponsored in part by Warby Parker. Get a free 5-day home try-on by visiting 5 days, 5 pairs, 100% free. Filmwax Radio is part of the ShowBriz Studios podcast network and presented by Rooftop Films. Like us on Facebook. Subscribe on iTunes.

by Adam Schartoff
March 6th, 2015

Guests include actress & subject of the documentary Actress, Brandy Burre; and the filmmaker Joel Potrykus whose latest film, Buzzard, has its theatrical in 18 cities starting Friday, March 6th.

by Adam Schartoff
January 5th, 2014

This episode of the podcast focuses on events occurring this week at the Museum of the Moving Image including the Cinema Eye Honors and the First Look film showcase. Conversations include David Schwartz, Chief Curator of the museum, and filmmakers Esther Robinson & Joel Potrykus.

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