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78 – From Producing Film DVD Extras to Doc Filmmaking with Jeffrey Schwarz

If you’re like me, you are a fan of watching the DVD extras or the making-of videos of some of your favorite films.  In fact, Ive been inspired and gained some of my very filmmaking knowledge by watching some of the film extras included on dvds.   We have a special conversation with a man…

77 – Mobile Filmmaking Special Pt 2, with FiLMic Pro’s, Neill Barham

In part two of our special on mobile filmmaking for the doc filmmaker, we decided to go right to the source: FiLMic Pro‘s, CEO & found, Neill Barham.  And he did not let down.  If you have ever even had so much as a thought to making your next doc with you mobile device, than…

76 – Mobile Filmmaking Special, Pt 1 with Anna Brees

To say that phone filmmaking has quickly turned from shooting cute home movies of your kids to full-fledged filmmaking would be an understatement.  And understandably, doc filmmakers, have really been embracing this notion of creating a documentary film from a device that they carry around in their pocket.   In this episode, we’ll speak with…

40 – How to Shoot Great Looking B-roll + Documentary Filmmaking Couple, Jonathan Lacocque & Clara Lehmann

One of the often overlooked elements to a documentary filmmaker’s footage is their B-roll.  And the biggest reason that I have to make this assumption is the copious amounts of really really bad looking B-roll that is out there in the world.  Hell, there was even an amazing viral video a few years back all…

38 – 5 Reasons to Study Documentary Filmmaking + Conversation with Aussie Doc Filmmakers, Matthew Salleh & Rose Tucker

The idea that one must go to school for documentary filmmaking in order to become a good documentary filmmaker is a fairly hollow assumption.  There are plenty great doc films made by people that never had any sort of formal training in film.  But does that mean we shouldn’t be developing our discipline in other…