Posts Tagged ‘kartemquin’

64 – Margaret Byrne Leads a Documentary Life

Margaret Byrne Leads a Documentary Life   No other guest that we’ve yet had on the show exemplifies what we’ve been defining over the past 21 months here on TDL as living and leading a documentary life, quite as well as Raising Bertie filmmaker, Margaret Byrne.  Margaret went from working for MTV Networks in the US and…

62 – Career Doc Filmmaker + 2018 Academy Award Nominee, Steve James

2018 Academy Award Nominee, Steve James So what exactly does one say to one of the most respected documentary filmmakers of our time? What does one say to the man who literally inspired countless future doc filmmakers when his film Hoop Dreams took the world by storm in 1994?  What do you say to the man…

52 – 5 Things to Look For in a Fiscal Sponsorship + Conversation with The Film Festival Doctor

5 Things to Look For in a Fiscal Sponsorship The fiscal sponsorship is one of the more critical aspects of a doc filmmaker’s success when seeking funds for their film.  And in our opening segment we take a look at 5 things that can help you decide who might be a good fit as your…

44 – How to Be a One Person Crew + Conversation with Filmmaker & Co-founder of Kartemquin Films, Gordon Quinn

Podcast Conversation Gordon Quinn has been making documentary films for over 50+ years with his landmark company, Kartemquin Films. You may not know his name, but you’ve most likely seen one, if not a number of the films that he has been associated with.  His impact has been so extensive and so broad in the…