So you want to move to Los Angeles? Matt and Oren of Just Shoot It guide you through the ins and outs of getting ready to move to LA, from a filmmakers perspective. How do I choose where to live? What can I first expect? How much should I have saved? How do I find… Read More A Filmmakers Guide To Moving To LA – Just Shoot It Podcast 85
Morgan Dameron joins us to talk about her new film, Different Flowers and how she turned her career as JJ Abrams’ assistant into a feature director.
Live from Matt’s apartment, it’s Paul Briganti! Since we last sat down with Paul he’s directed a pair of pilots, a feature, and has started his second season of Saturday Night Live. We’ll learn what it takes to put up a cinematic, hilarious sketch once a week in one of the most famously high-pressure comedy… Read More Directing for SNL with Paul Briganti – Just Shoot It 83
What does it mean to self distribute? What are the advantages? Why would a filmmaker want to in the first place? Liz Manashil is here to talk to us about Sundance’s latest self distribution initiative. If you want to learn more about how to find distribution for your feature film, strap in. You may realize… Read More Self Distribution with Liz Manashil – Just Shoot It 82
Have you ever been curious about how commercials get made? Who does what? Who’s in charge of who? Where do the ideas come from? Whats the difference between a CE a VP or a DP? Matt and Oren (mostly Oren) go DEEP into the details of how a commercial gets made from start to finish.… Read More Everything About Making Commercials – Just Shoot It 81
Matt and Oren devote the whole episode to answering listener questions. They cover how to manage family-work life balance, deal effectively with overtime shoots, and start super tiny budget short films.
Wardrobe is such an elusive part of filmmaking for many, so having designers like Bramli Knauf to collaborate with makes all the difference. We’re bringing back our series The Call Sheet, to learn more about what it means to work with an accomplished designer, and what it takes to be a good collaborator.