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Episodes

What an Actor Needs & Finding Your Voice

12/4/2018
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Hannah Ward is an excellent actor with tons of insight. Ryan and Hannah chat about the actor/director relationship, bad experiences, and finding your voice. Connect with Hannah: Hannah on IMDB Hannah on Instagram Hannah on Twitter Connect with Ryan Connolly: Ryan on Twitter Ryan on Instagram Ryan on Facebook Ryan on IMDB Ryan’s Website

Duration:01:02:34

Setting up an Independent Film with Graham Powell

11/14/2018
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Graham Powell is a writer, director, and actor from New York working to get his first independent feature off the ground. Today the guys talk about the ups and downs of independent filmmaking. Connect with Josh: Graham on IMDB Graham on Facebook Graham Website Graham on Youtube Connect with Ryan Connolly: Ryan on Twitter Ryan on Instagram Ryan on Facebook Ryan on IMDB Ryan’s Website

Duration:01:06:34

Making Short Films & Getting them Seen with Josh Tanner

10/30/2018
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Josh Tanner is a writer/director from Australia with some amazing short films like The Landing, The Rizzle, and Reverse. Today Ryan and Josh talk about directing horror, the transition between low budget shorts and larger productions, and getting their films seen by the right people. Connect with Josh: Josh on IMDB Josh on Instagram Connect with Ryan Connolly: Ryan on Twitter Ryan on Instagram Ryan on Facebook Ryan on IMDB Ryan’s Website

Duration:00:56:18

Film Riot was my Film School with Josh Connolly

10/17/2018
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Josh Connolly joins the podcast today to talk about Film Riot and how he found his way into filmmaking. Connect with Josh: Josh on IMDB Josh on Instagram Josh on Twitter Connect with Ryan Connolly: Ryan on Twitter Ryan on Instagram Ryan on Facebook Ryan on IMDB Ryan’s Website

Duration:00:53:15

The Difference Between Film & TV with Avi Youabian

10/3/2018
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Avi Youabian is an editor with credits like The Walking Dead, Constantine, Frequency, The Brave, and a director with credits in The Walking Dead, Zoo, and Tainted Love. Today, Ryan talks to Avi about directing, editing, and the difference between television and film with editor/director. Connect with Avi Youabian Avi on IMDB Avi on Twitter Avi on Instagram Avi's Website Connect with Ryan: Ryan on Twitter Ryan on Instagram Ryan on Facebook Ryan on IMDB Ryan’s Website

Duration:00:53:51

Directing and Pitching with Dan Trachtenberg

9/18/2018
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Dan Trachtenberg is the director of 10 Cloverfield Lane, Black Mirror (Playtest), and the coming series The Boys. Today on the show, Ryan talks to Dan about directing, film school, pitching, and navigating notes. Connect with Dan Trachtenberg Dan on IMDB Dan on Twitter Dan on Instagram Connect with Ryan: Ryan on Twitter Ryan on Instagram Ryan on Facebook Ryan on IMDB Ryan’s Website

Duration:00:54:45

Directing The Nun with Corin Hardy

9/11/2018
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Corin Hardy talks about his experience as a horror director on his latest film, The Nun. Connect with Corin Hardy: Corin on IMDB Corin on Instagram Corin on Twitter Connect with Ryan Connolly: Ryan on Twitter Ryan on Instagram Ryan on Facebook Ryan on IMDB Ryan’s Website

Duration:00:42:02

Developing and Releasing Independent Films with Isaiah Smallman

8/28/2018
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Isaiah Smallman is a writer, director, and producer. Most recently he was the executive producer of the A24 acquired film, "Never Goin' Back". On this episode, Ryan talks with Isaiah about the dos and don'ts of producing and what it takes to create and release independent films. Connect with Isaiah: Isaiah's Podcast Isaiah's IMDB Isaiah's on Twitter Isaiah's Instagram Connect with Ryan Ryan on Twitter Ryan on Instagram Ryan on Facebook Ryan on IMDB Ryan’s Website

Duration:01:04:36

First Feature as a Cinematographer with Daniel Routh

8/21/2018
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Daniel Routh talks about his experience as the cinematographer on his first feature film. Connect with Daniel Routh: Daniel on IMDB Daniel on Instagram Daniel on Twitter Daniel's Website Connect with Ryan Connolly: Ryan on Twitter Ryan on Instagram Ryan on Facebook Ryan on IMDB Ryan’s Website

Duration:01:09:42

Getting your first feature made with Mike Pecci

8/14/2018
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Mike Pecci is a filmmaker from Boston who is currently in development on his first Hollywood feature. On this episode, we discuss his path to creating the script for his film and how he landed it at a major studio. Connect with Mike: Mike's Podcast Mike's IMDB Mike on Twitter Mike's Instagram Mike's Vimeo Mike's Website Connect with Ryan Ryan on Twitter Ryan on Instagram Ryan on Facebook Ryan on IMDB Ryan’s Website

Duration:01:01:06

Getting Noticed in the Film Industry with Seth Worley

8/7/2018
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Seth Worley And Ryan Connolly talk about their experiences pitching and trying to get their first features made. Links: Visit our site for more: Filmriot.com/podcast Connect with Seth Worley: IMDB - Instagram - Twitter - Website Connect with Ryan: IMDB - Twitter - Instagram - Facebook - Youtube

Duration:00:59:30

Cinematography for a Narrative Film with Chase Smith

7/24/2018
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Today's guest is Chase Smith (Cinematographer of BALLiSTIC). Today we talk first narrative as a DP, throwing out the shot list and prepping a story. Links: Visit our site for more: Filmriot.com/podcast Connect with Chase Smith: IMDB - Twitter - Instagram - Vimeo Connect with Ryan: IMDB - Twitter - Instagram - Facebook - Youtube

Duration:01:01:12

Sound Design for Film and Video Games with Rob Krekel

7/17/2018
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Today's guest is Rob Krekel (Audio lead at Naughty Dog with credits on games like Uncharted and The Last of Us ). On this episode, Ryan talks to Rob about designing sound to enhance a story and how audio for video games is different from film. Links: Visit our site for more: Filmriot.com/podcast Connect with Rob Krekel: IMDB - Twitter - Instagram - Website Connect with Ryan: IMDB - Twitter - Instagram - Facebook - Youtube

Duration:00:54:40

The Creative Process of Writing and Directing with Ryan Booth

7/10/2018
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Today's guest is Ryan Booth (Writer/Director with credits ranging from music videos and commercial work to film ). On this episode, the two Ryans talk about directing and their personal pathways toward making their first features. Links: Visit our site for more: Filmriot.com/podcast Connect with Ryan Booth: IMDB - Twitter - Instagram - Website - Vimeo Connect with Ryan: IMDB - Twitter - Instagram - Facebook - Youtube

Duration:01:14:54

Editing a Short Film with Lucas Harger

7/3/2018
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On today’s episode, Ryan talks to collaborator, Lucas Harger (editor of BALLiSTIC). The guys talk about the experience of editing BALLiSTIC, working with short films, and the director and editor relationship. Links: Visit our site for more: Filmriot.com/podcast Connect with Daniel: IMDB - Twitter - Instagram - YouTube Connect with Ryan: IMDB - Twitter - Instagram - Facebook - Youtube

Duration:01:08:40

The Director Composer Relationship with Daniel James

6/26/2018
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On today’s episode, Ryan talks with Daniel James. Daniel has worked as a composer on films like Terminator Genisys, Ride Along and Truth or Dare, and video games like Call of Duty and Metal Gear Solid. Today the guys talk about the director/composer relationship, working with temp music, following your gut, and more. Links: Visit our site for more: Filmriot.com/podcast Connect with Daniel: IMDB - Twitter - Instagram - YouTube Connect with Ryan: IMDB - Twitter - Instagram - Facebook -...

Duration:00:54:16

Acting for TV and Film with Matt Lanter

6/19/2018
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On today’s episode, Ryan talks with Matt Lanter. He has a great list of projects under his belt like NBC's Timeless, Pitch Perfect 3 and voice acting as both Aquaman and Anakin Skywalker. Today Matt talks about everything from acting on the stage, to television, films, and voice acting. Links: Visit our site for more: Filmriot.com/podcast BALLiSTIC trailer Connect with Matt: IMDB - Twitter - INSTAGRAM - PODCAST Connect with Ryan: IMDB - Twitter - Instagram - Facebook - Youtube

Duration:01:05:14

The Role of an Editor with Evan Schiff

6/12/2018
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On today’s episode, Ryan talks with Evan Schiff (editor of John Wick 2 and the upcoming John Wick 3) about VFX editing, Assistant editing, working with Guillermo Del Toro, editing action scenes, and dealing with studio notes. Links: Visit our site for more: Filmriot.com/podcast Connect with Evan: IMDB - Twitter - Website Connect with Ryan: IMDB - Twitter - Instagram - Facebook - Youtube

Duration:00:50:46

Directing Low to Big Budget Films with David F. Sandberg

6/5/2018
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Ryan talks with David Sandberg (director of Shazam, Lights Out, and Annabelle Creation). We discuss working with actors, pitching to studios, and the ins and outs of prepping/shooting a big budget feature film. Links: Visit our site for more: Filmriot.com/podcast David’s original Film Riot interview Connect with David: IMDB - Twitter - Instagram - YouTube - Vimeo Connect with Ryan: IMDB - Twitter - Instagram - Facebook - Youtube

Duration:00:47:01