Matt and Oren tackle listner questions this week. We cover everything from apprenticeships, to booking that first commercial gig, to working on weekends.
Documentarian Abby Fuller joins the Just Shoot It conversation to reveal how she got started in documentary, how she finds story in unlikely places, and how she got her dream job directing for the hit Netflix series, Chef’s Table.
In episode 27 we dive into the realities of starting your own production company. Guests Nic and Blake of Sawhorse Productions tell us what it takes to create a thriving company from the ground up. It’s a great glimpse into the entrepreneurial side of filmmaking.
Matt Enlow: Read the comic Clean Room by Gail Simone.
Nic: Pass the time with internet radio station WeFunkRadio.com
And watch Blake’s favorite Slim Jim commercial.
Call us at (262) 6-SHOOT-1, and we’ll air your voicemail on the show!
In episode 23 of Just Shoot It (A podcast about storytelling and directing) we talk with Matt Barber. He shares his insight on how he learned to make good editing great, and the path he followed to a career directing television. It was such a great conversation, we decided to make it a two parter. Check out episode 24 for the second half.
In the 20th episode of Just Shoot It Oren walks us through the ins and outs of shooting a TV commercial for… you guessed it: Quiznos.
Oren: Oren’s new treadmill
Matt: Song Exploder
In the 19th episode of Just Shoot It Matt and Oren talk pitching, Producers vs. Directors and when not to take a job.
Matt: Watching a movie you only kinda like 10 times in a row.
In the 18th episode of Just Shoot It we talk to director Tony Yacenda about his viral hit Save Dat Money.
Check it out:
Tony: Sick in the Head
Matt: Go to coffee with a new person once a week! It’s just good advice.
In the 17th episode of Just Shoot It we talk explore the online popularity and awards, and how they can effect your career. Learn the secrets to getting millions of views on your videos and an Emmy nomination or your money back.
Oren: The Hollywood Economist
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:
On this episode we discuss director Eric Kissack’s transition from editing Hollywood blockbusters like Role Models and Horrible Bosses 2 to directing his own work. Get all the details and secrets to success at justshootitpod.com.
Eric: Station 11
Matt: This One Summer