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Spoiler Alert Radio features conversations on the craft of filmmaking. Toni Pennacchia discusses filmmaking with some of the most engaging and talented composers, sound designers, production designers, cinematographers, editors, directors, and more. Both entertaining and informative, Spoiler Alert Radio gives you a sneak peek behind the scenes in the world of underground filmmaking. It is aired Pacifica Radio Network affiliates throughout the country. You can subscribe to the podcast episodes via iTunes or the RSS feed.

Spoiler Alert Radio features conversations on the craft of filmmaking. Toni Pennacchia discusses filmmaking with some of the most engaging and talented composers, sound designers, production designers, cinematographers, editors, directors, and more. Both entertaining and informative, Spoiler Alert Radio gives you a sneak peek behind the scenes in the world of underground filmmaking. It is aired Pacifica Radio Network affiliates throughout the country. You can subscribe to the podcast episodes via iTunes or the RSS feed.

Location:

Ada, MI

Description:

Spoiler Alert Radio features conversations on the craft of filmmaking. Toni Pennacchia discusses filmmaking with some of the most engaging and talented composers, sound designers, production designers, cinematographers, editors, directors, and more. Both entertaining and informative, Spoiler Alert Radio gives you a sneak peek behind the scenes in the world of underground filmmaking. It is aired Pacifica Radio Network affiliates throughout the country. You can subscribe to the podcast episodes via iTunes or the RSS feed.

Language:

English


Episodes

Benjamin Loeb - Norwegian/Canadian Cinematographer - Hello Destroyer, Mandy, Pieces Of A Woman, After Yang

4/2/2021
Benjamin's film work includes several acclaimed short and music videos. His feature work includes the films: King Cobra, Hello Destroyer, and Mandy. Benjamin's recent work on Pieces Of A Woman, has received wide acclaim, and the film has been nominated for an Academy Award and a BAFTA for Best Actress. Benjamin most recently shot Jesse Eisenberg's upcoming directorial debut When You Finish Saving The World, as well as the upcoming After Yang directed by Kogonada.

Duration:00:28:59

Chaitanya Tamhane - Indian Writer and Director - Six Strands, Court, The Disciple

3/26/2021
Chaitanya is based in Mumbai, and his debut feature film Court premiered at the Venice Film Festival, before eventually winning more than thirty film festival awards. After being mentored by Alfonso Cuaron as part of the Rolex Mentor-Protege Arts Initiative, Chaitanya wrote and directed The Disciple, examining a lifetime journey devoted to the art of Indian classical music. Chaitanya's acclaimed feature, The Disciple, won awards at Venice and Toronto and has continued to garner acclaim...

Duration:00:28:59

Olivier Alary - French-Canadian Musician and Film Composer - Up The Yangtze, Corbo, The Great Darkened Days, First Match, Softie, Night Of The Kings

3/19/2021
Originally from France, Olivier studied composition in London and is currently based in Montreal. Olivier's film credits include narrative feature films and documentaries: Up The Yangtze, China Heavyweight, Corbo, Ville-Marie, The Great Darkened Days, A Brother's Love, First Match, Softie, Night Of The Kings, and the upcoming Mali Twist.

Duration:00:28:59

Pauchi Sasaki - Peruvian Musician and Film Composer - Perro Guardian, La Ultima Noticia, Design Is One, Pacificum, Song Without A Name, and Contactado

3/12/2021
Pauchi has been playing violin since the age of five, and has studied traditions including western classical, north Indian classical, Andean traditions, and Klezmer music. Pauchi's film scores include: the narrative features NN Sin Identidad, Perro Guardian, Climas, and La Ultima Noticia, as well as the documentaries: Design Is One, Pacificum, and El viaje de Javier Heraud. Pauchi's more recent film scores include for the acclaimed Song Without A Name, and Contactado.

Duration:00:28:59

Erin Magill - Production Designer - Kicks, Love After Love, Tramps, Hearts Beat Loud, Brittany Runs A Marathon, Swallow, Moxie

3/5/2021
Originally from the Bay Area, Erin started at the Art Department of Pixar before moving into live action television projects, which have included: Mad Men, Insecure, and The Romanoffs. Erin's Production Design for film includes: Kicks, Tramps, Love After Love, Flock of Four, Hearts Beat Loud, Brittany Runs A Marathon, The Quarry, Swallow, and Moxie.

Duration:00:28:59

Alexander Balanescu - Violinist and Composer - Angels And Insects, Johnny The Partisan, The Way I Spent the End of the World, The Magic Mountain, and the upcoming, The Island

2/26/2021
Alexander established his Balanescu Quartet in 1987, and over the years has collaborated with such diverse artists as: Kraftwerk, Pet Shop Boys, Jack De Johnette, Ornette Coleman, and Goldfrapp. His film scores include: Angels and Insects, The Way I Spent The End Of The World, and documentary The Magic Mountain. Other recent projects include: the Italian war film Johnny The Partisan and Anca Damian's animated musical comedy The Island.

Duration:00:28:59

Pablo Pico - French Film Composer - Adama, A Man Is Dead, Marona's Fantastic Tale, Jeunesse Sauvage, Sirocco

2/19/2021
Pablo started out as a musician before studying at the Ecole Normale de Paris. His animated feature film scores include: Adama, Marona's Fantastic Tale, and the upcoming Sirocco. Pablo's television scores include: A Man Is Dead and The Treehouse Stories series. Pablo's more recent film scores include: the documentaries Chabrol The Maverick and The Real Thing, along with the narrative feature Jeunesse Sauvage.

Duration:00:28:59

Nicolas Becker - Sound Designer and Film Composer - Gravity, American Honey, Wuthering Heights, Enter The Void, A Prayer Before Dawn, Memory House, Sound Of Metal

2/12/2021
Nicolas has worked in sound for over 200 films, with credits including: Wuthering Heights, American Honey, Arrival, Sunshine, 127 Hours, Cosmopolis, Ex Machina, Enter The Void, The Command, Suspiria, Slam, and John And The Hole. Nicolas has won Golden Reel Awards for his work on Micmacs and Gravity. His film scoring work includes the films: Foreign Body, Treat Me Like Fire, and A Prayer Before Dawn, Memory House, and Carnation. Nicolas has recently won acclaim for his work in both...

Duration:00:28:59

Beso Kacharava - Sound Designer - The Trader, Shindisi, And Then We Danced, and the upcoming Salt From Bonneville and Molto Bella

2/5/2021
Beso is from Tbilisi, Georgia and studied at Vancouver Film School before returning to Georgia and starting his company, Postred. Beso has worked on such critically acclaimed projects as: And Then We Danced by Levan Akin and Sundance Film Festival documentary winner The Trader by director, Tamta Gabrichidze. Further recent feature film projects include: Shindisi, the upcoming documentary, Salt From Bonneville and Molto Bella.

Duration:00:28:59

Chloe Roux - French Animator - Fear(s) of the Dark, The Rabbi's Cat, Long Way North, Zarafa, Klaus, Chris the Swiss, Marona's Fantastic Tale, and the upcoming, The Island

1/29/2021
Chloe's earlier animation work includes the films: Fear(s) of the Dark, The Rabbi's Cat, Long Way North, Zarafa, and Klaus, along with the animated documentary Chris the Swiss in Croatia. Chloe recently worked as supervising animator on Marona's Fantastic Tale by Anca Damian, a dog's recollection of her several different owners. She again worked with Anca Damian on her upcoming animated musical, The Island.

Duration:00:28:59

Aska Matsumiya - Film Composer - Skate Kitchen, Selah And The Spades, 37 Seconds, Betty, I'm Your Woman, After Yang

1/22/2021
Aska's scoring work includes the films: Skate Kitchen, Selah And The Spades, and 37 Seconds, as well as the HBO television series Betty, with longtime collaborator Crystal Moselle. Additionally, Aska scored the Amazon feature film, I'm Your Woman and the upcoming, After Yang, with Ryuichi Sakamoto.

Duration:00:28:59

Megan Stark Evans - Costume Designer - Extremely Wicked, Shockingly Evil & Vile; Uncle Frank; Sound of Metal; A Teacher

1/15/2021
Originally from Kansas City, Megan studied at Loyola Marymount in LA and is currently based in Brooklyn. Some of Megan's recent work includes the feature films Extremely Wicked, Shockingly Evil & Vile; Uncle Frank; and Sound Of Metal, All Creatures Here Below, and the television series A Teacher.

Duration:00:28:59

Mott Hupfel - Cinematographer - The American Astronaut, The Savages, Jack Goes Boating, All is Bright, Eating Animals, The Last Shift

1/8/2021
Mott is based in New York City and has worked in feature film, documentary, advertising, and fine art film. His earlier films The American Astronaut and The Savages were both previously nominated for Independent Spirit Awards in Cinematography. Mott's other feature film work includes: Jack Goes Boating, All Is Bright, and The Cobbler. Mott's recent projects are: the documentary Eating Animals and The Last Shift, starring Richard Jenkins and Shane Paul McGhie.

Duration:00:28:59

Andrew Commis - Australian Cinematographer - Beautiful Kate, The Rocket, Girl Asleep, The Daughter, Babyteeth, and High Ground

1/1/2021
Andrew's feature film work includes: Beautiful Kate, The Rocket, Girl Asleep, The Daughter, The Rehearsal, and Angel Of Mine. His work in television includes: The Slap, Love, and more recently Brave New World. Andrew's recent films include: Babyteeth, High Ground, Nude Tuesday, and the upcoming Blueback.

Duration:00:28:59

Brett Jutkiewicz - Cinematographer - Daddy Longlegs, Men Go To Battle, Wanderland, Ready Or Not, Them That Follow, and Boogie

12/25/2020
Brett grew up on Long Island before attending Boston University, where he met the Safdie Brothers, whose films The Pleasure of Being Robbed and Daddy Longlegs, Brett shot and co-edited. Brett's recent film work includes: Men Go To Battle, Wanderland, Them That Follow, and Ready or Not. Brett's upcoming/most recent projects include the projects: Boogie and Scream.

Duration:00:28:59

Eshom and Ian Nelms - Writers/Directors - Lost On Purpose, Waffle Street, Small Town Crime, Fatman

12/18/2020
Eshom and Ian's feature films include: Lost On Purpose, Waffle Street, and Small Town Crime. The Nelm Brothers most recent film is Fatman, starring Mel Gibson and Walton Goggins, about a bratty wealthy adolescent who hires a hitman to kill Santa after receiving a lump of coal in his stocking. They also executive-produced the television series Everyone is Doing Great, directed by James Lafferty.

Duration:00:28:59

Pierre Even - French Canadian Film Producer - C.R.A.Z.Y., War Witch, Brooklyn, The Hummingbird Project, Skin, Maria Chapdelaine

12/13/2020
Pierre studied law at the University of Montreal before beginning his career in the film industry. After working a variety of roles, his first production was the acclaimed film C.R.A.Z.Y. by Jean-Marc Valle. In 2009, Pierre founded the film production company Item 7, reconnecting with Jean-Marc Valle for Cafe de Flore. Other works included: War Witch, Bon Cop Bad Cop 2, and Brooklyn. More recent film projects include Eye On Juliet, The Hummingbird Project, Skin, and Maria Chapdelaine.

Duration:00:28:59

Alice Searby - UK-Based Casting Director - An Education, Brooklyn, The Light Between Oceans, Mary And Martha, Judy, Brassic, Last Christmas, Kindred

12/11/2020
Alice's work as Associate includes Invictus, J. Edgar, Frank, An Education, and Brooklyn. As Casting Director she has also worked on The Light Between Oceans, Mary and Martha. More recently, Alice has casted, the Academy Award winning Judy for Rupert Gold, the television series Brassic, Last Christmas for Paul Feig, and the dramatic thriller, Kindred.

Duration:00:28:59

Arthur Tarnowski - French Canadian Film Editor - The Trotsky, Deadfall, Whitewash, Birthmarked, The Fall Of The American Empire, The Hummingbird Project, The Decline

12/4/2020
Arthur has worked on a diverse mix of feature films, television series, commercials and documentaries for more than twenty years, and he has edited over 150 movie trailers as well. His feature film work includes: The Trotsky, Deadfall, The Fall Of The American Empire, Whitewash, Birthmarked, and The Hummingbird Project. Arthur's most recent editing projects include The Decline for Netflix and the upcoming Best Sellers starring Michael Caine.

Duration:00:28:59

Janus Billeskov Jansen - Danish Film Editor - Pelle the Conqueror, The Best Intentions, Burma VJ, The Hunt, Strong Island, Another Round

11/20/2020
Janus' editing career spans several decades and has collaborated with notable Danish directors such as Bille August on films including: Pelle The Conqueror, The House Of The Spirits, The Best Intentions, and A Fortunate Man, as well as Thomas Vinterberg on The Hunt, The Commune, and Another Round. Janus' other films over the years include: Heartstone, Backstabbing For Beginners, Journal 64, and The Good Traitor. Documentary work for Janus includes: Burma VJ, Putin's Kiss, The Act of...

Duration:00:28:59