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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

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

Mateus Alves - Brazilian Film Composer - Brasil S/A, Behind The Shield Line, Prison Flowers, Black Amber, Aquarius, Bacurau

11/13/2020
Mateus was born in Recife, Pernambuco, Brazil, and since 2013 has been working with soundtracks for films from that area. Mateus has worked on several documentary films including: Brasil S/A, Behind The Shield Line, and Prison Flowers, as well as writing and directing his own short film Bubble. Mateus' narrative feature film work includes: Black Amber, Aquarius, and most recently the acclaimed Bacurau.

Duration:00:28:59

Jennifer Phang - Acclaimed San Francisco based Filmmaker - Half Life, Advantageous, The Expanse

11/6/2020
A Berkeley-born daughter of Chinese-Malaysian and Vietnamese heritage. She is a graduate of the MFA Directing program at the American Film Institute. Jennifer's award-winning debut feature film Half-Life premiered in 2008 at Sundance and Tokyo International, screened at SXSW, and was distributed by the Sundance Channel. Some of Jennifer's other projects include directing and editing the music video Glass Butterfly, and editing and producing the Sundance Short Crazy Beats Strong Every...

Duration:00:28:59

Andrew Ahn - Korean-American Filmmaker - Andy, First Birthday, Spa Night, This Close, Gentefied, Driveways

10/30/2020
Originally from Los Angeles, Andrew received an MFA in Film Directing from CalArts before working on shorts such as Andy and Dol (First Birthday). He has also directed for television including the series, This Close and more recently Gentefied. Andrew's feature film work includes Spa Night, which he wrote and directed, and Driveways, co-starring the late Brian Dennehy.

Duration:00:28:59

Fergus Clegg - Production Designer - The Wind That Shakes The Barley, The Angels' Share, The Grand Budapest Hotel, I, Daniel Blake, and Sorry We Missed You

10/23/2020
Fergus has worked for director Ken Loach over the past thirty years on over a dozen films, most recently on I, Daniel Blake and Sorry We Missed You, as Production Designer. Fergus has also worked in several other art department roles on projects like: Quantum of Solace, Ang Lee's The Life of Pi, and the whimsical The Grand Budapest Hotel for Wes Anderson.

Duration:00:28:59

Christoph von Schonburg - German Sound Designer - Touch the Sound, The Lives of Others, Never Look Away, I Was, I Am, I Will Be

10/16/2020
Having developed an early interest in film with a Super 8 camera as a youth, Christoph worked in several small film roles before settling into sound editing in the 1990s. Since then, Christoph has worked on sound editing and design for more than 100 feature films and television productions. Christoph's projects include: the Oscar-winning The Lives of Others, the acclaimed documentary Touch the Sound, the Oscar nominated Never Look Away, and more recently, the acclaimed drama, I Was, I...

Duration:00:28:59

Sabrina Pitre - Film Editor - Sisters & Brothers, Bad City, Rehearsal, Last Night In Suburbia, Freaks, Kim Possible

10/9/2020
Sabrina is a graduate of the University of British Columbia's Film Production Program and worked as an Assistant Film Editor for several years before editing her first feature film, Sisters & Brothers, directed by Carl Bessai, for which she won a Leo Award for Best Editing. Some earlier film editing work of Sabrina's includes: Sisters & Brothers, Bad City, Rehearsal, and Last Night In Suburbia. Sabrina has branched into visual effects and graphics as well as voice acting for...

Duration:00:28:59

Sturla Brandth Grovlen - Nordic Cinematographer - Victoria, Rams, Before The Frost, Wendy, Shirley, Another Round

10/2/2020
Sturla was born in Trondheim, Norway, and attended the Bergen Academy of Art and Design in Norway and then The National Film School of Denmark in Copenhagen, where he lives and works. Sturla’s most notable past projects include the single-take thriller Victoria, for which he received the Silver Bear at Berlinale. He then won the Silver Frog at Camerimage for Rams, a film stylistically opposite to Victoria and worked on the acclaimed Before The Frost, for Michael Noer. Sturla recently...

Duration:00:28:59

Molly Hughes - Production Designer - Two Night Stand, The Fault in Our Stars, The New Mutants, The One and Only Ivan, I'm Thinking of Ending Things, Hillbilly Elegy

9/25/2020
Molly's Art Direction work includes: six Harry Potter films, War Horse, and The Bourne Legacy. Her Production Design credits include: Two Night Stand, Louder Than Bombs, The Fault in Our Stars, The New Mutants, and The One and Only Ivan. Molly's most recent film work includes: I'm Thinking Of Ending Things and the upcoming Hillbilly Elegy.

Duration:00:28:59