Special Effects & NOT insulting the audience’s intelligence – IFP 154

Special effects can be subject to budget, although small to no budgets also have access to really cool FX techniques.…

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Creating Memorable and Relatable Characters – IFP 153

The most memorable characters are the ones that are relatable. They may be relatable to us personally, or they may…

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Filmmaker Usher Morgan talks about his new book “LESSONS FROM THE SET” – IFP 152

Filmmaker Usher Morgan (Prego, Pickings) talks about films, filmmaking, and his new book “Lessons from The Set”. This book chronicles…

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SCREENWRITING – Genre and more IFP 151

Let’s chat about writing for what you know, real life, genre writing, and writer’s block. Have you thought about crossing…

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“BULLITT COUNTY” filmmakers David McCracken and Josh Riedford IFP 150

Writer/Director David McCracken and Josh Riedford join me to discuss their feature film “BULLITT COUNTY”. This film was released theatrically…

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The Duplass Brothers’ “This is John” – In The Screening Room IFP 149

You know Jay and Mark Duplass from films like “The Puffy Chair” and “BagHead”. Their very first film “This Is…

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Filmmaker ZEKE ZELKER on his new film “BILLBOARD” – IFP 148

Zeke Zelker talks about his new film “BillBoard” and the medium of TransMedia. Zeke is a pioneer of transmedia, which…

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“ILLEGAL” – Directed by Ryan Alexander in The Screening Room IFP 145

Director Ryan Alexander is back in The Screening Room with his new film “ILLEGAL”. This film is done in one…

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“WELCOME HOME” by Director Doug Smith in The Screening Room IFP 144

Sound is key. Not only in production quality, but also sound is key in telling your story. This film “WELCOME…

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Actor, Writer, Director – Kario Salem on his new film STAND DOWN with Billy Bob Thornton IFP 143

Kario Salem directs “Stand Down” with Billy Bob Thornton, along with co director Dana Tynan. Kario chats about the making…

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