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.

 

The 3 Things You Should NEVER Shoot – Just Shoot It #12

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There are 3 things you should never, ever, ever attempt to shoot. Ever.

We talk about shooting them.

Oren’s unpaid endorsement:

The new Panasonic DVX 200

Matt’s unpaid endorsement:

And Here’s the Kicker

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Finding Directing Work and Dream Jobs – Just Shoot It #10

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On Episode 10 of Just Shoot It Matt Enlow and Oren Kaplan share the secrets to getting directing work in Hollywood.

Get Rich Quick by listening.

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Making a living with Music Videos – Just Shoot It #7

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On this episode of Just Shoot It we sit down with Tim Nakashi. You’ll recognize his videos for OK GO, Maroon 5 and Theophilus London.

We talked about…

– An update on the the job Oren and Matt were competing over.

– Tim’s OK Go Video

– Tim’s Maroon 5 Video

Director’s Label: Michel Gondry / Spike Jonze / Chris Cunningham collections

– 2 Types of Directors: Design vs Character

– Doing your own VFX

– Having to choose wardrobe

– Making a living in music videos

– Pitching videos vs commercials

And our Unpaid Endorsements

MATT: Understanding Comics by Scott McCloud

OREN: Elon Musk book

and also,

* internetkholeblog.tumblr.com

* palmandlaser.tumblr.com

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Competing for Jobs and First Impressions – Just Shoot It #6

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Oren and Matt battle over a job. Who survives? Neither.

OK, both. They’re totally fine.

SHOW NOTES:

Tongal and Mofilm are the websites that crowdsource commercials.

Kung Fury is the awesome VFX driven short film.

Unpaid Endorsements

OREN: Joan Sheckle filmmaking lab

MATT: KeithSchofield.com

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Film School Schilm School – Just Shoot It #1

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On our first episode we discuss the motivation behind making a podcast about filmmaking, whether we think film school is worth it, and the importance of establishing a voice as a filmmaker.

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Call us at (262) 6-SHOOT-1, and we’ll air your voicemail on the show!

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