Confessions of a Video Essayist w Lessons from the Screenplay’s Michael Tucker – Just Shoot It 98

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Lessons from the Screenplay is one of the most popular, exciting and insightful video essay series on youtube, so we were ecstatic to have the series’ host and creator Michael Tucker on Just Shoot It. Michael is a director and writer in his own right, and started Lessons from the Screenplay to learn more about the craft of screenwriting. It’s a great conversation with a smart, insightful creator who’s learned from the best of the best and is ready to pass those lessons along to you.


Going ‘Corporate’ on Comedy Central with Pat Bishop – Just Shoot It 96

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Pat Bishop shares his best practices and core values in creating the new series Corporate on Comedy Central with Matt Ingebretson and Jake Weisman. Learn how Pat crafted a one-of-a-kind series from beginning to end.

This episode is sponsored by Film Casualty. Visit to learn more about how they can help protect your film business, gear, project, & crew with Film Casualty Insurance Agency.

Just Shoot It LIVE! w/ Melissa Hunter, Matt Pollock and Matt Barber – Just Shoot It 94

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We’re doing it LIVE! Join Matt and Oren for a live recording in front of a packed audience of Just Shoot It Listeners to talk about making television with EP/Creator/Actor Melissa Hunter (Shitty Boyfriends, Santa Clarita Diet, Back Seat Bitches), Show Runner/Director Matt Pollock (Adam Ruins Everying, Hot Date) and Editor Turned Director Matt Barber (the 100, iZombie, Lethal Weapon).

Special thanks to Adaptive Studios for hosting!

And stay tuned for a bonus episode later this week with our live Q & A.