Film & TV

John Aldrich, Behind the scenes with “The River and The Wall”

Months of research, many more months filming and editing, this movie tells the story of the Wall and its impact on the flora and fauna spanning over 1,200 miles along the Rio Grande bordering the United States of America and Mexico. The latest film by John Aldrich, “The River and the Wall,” is a documentary he…

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Thomas Michael Mulligan, Co-Founder, New Hope Film Festival, Part 2

Pt. 2 with Thomas Michael Mulligan covers the New Hope Film Festival and gives sound advice to others who might want to hit the festival circuit! Visit the New Hope Film Festival here. And learn more about Thomas Michael Mulligan by visiting his site.

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Patty Mester – Publishing Your Film with PBS

WDSE-WRPT’s Patty Mester, is the President and General Manger of Duluth’s local PBS station. She goes behind the curtain to give us tips on how to get our films distributed by the #1 entertainment brand in America.

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Scott McLeslie – Drones and DIT

“I shoot movies, brew beer, and ride my bike.” Scott McLeslie, DIT, drone operator and cinematographer talks with host Cirina Catania about his recent work with Village Studios on some pretty awesome projects with major stars and a great team. He has some very interesting and amazingly candid comments about the future of the DIT’s…

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Dan Kneece – Renowned Cinematographer

Bringing some of the world’s greatest films to a screen near you. Cinematographer Dan Kneece has worked with some of the world’s most iconic directors, including David Lynch, Wes Craven, Quentin Tarantino, and Joel Schumacher. But did you know that he was an award-winning musician, that he comes from a very small town in the…

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Aubrey Mozino – Smart, Talented & Charismatic​

Aubrey Mozino describes herself as a “tornado in a linen closet.” This intelligent, weirdly wacky actress has comedic timing and a big brain which comes in handy when dealing with her position at SAG. She talks with host Cirina Catania about her career, growing up in Philadelphia, studying the Meisner approach to acting with Bill…

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Peter Hamilton – Distributing Your films

Peter Hamilton and Host Cirina Catania discuss the current state of VOD and SVOD distribution for producers who want to sell to Netflix, Amazon, Hulu, PBS, and other outlets. Peter is a veteran business development consultant played a key role in the international expansion of Discovery and other global channels’ brands. His weekly newsletter DocumentaryBusiness.com shares analysis…

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Chris Fenwick on Editing, Woodworking and StarWars

Star Wars fan, techie, successful editor and maker of sawdust, Chris Fenwick, has some great advice for those who wish to get into the “biz.” This one time record-holder for the fastest Rubik Cube solution was raised by a fine-artist mother and engineer father. How do you decide what you want to do in life…

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Jim Tierney, CEO of Digital Anarchy

Jim Tierney, CEO of Digital Anarchy, and Host Cirina Catania, talk about his long history with Burning Man and share information on his company’s plugins for motion graphics, After Effects, animation and video editing.

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