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Jun 27, 2023

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In this edition of Mistakes In The Making, we learn from Writer and Filmmaker Matt Williams. He expounds upon:


  • The consequences of taking too much input from others 
  • How difficult it is to regain your artistic vision once you lose it 
  • The critical importance of developing a concise vision for...

Jun 23, 2023

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In this episode, we have a conversation with Sophie Holland, Casting Director for the breakout shows The Witcher, Wednesday, and the upcoming hit Heads of State (starring Priyanka Chopra Jonas,  Idris Elba, and Jack Quaid). We talk about: 


  • Casting The Witcher and Wednesday
  • Jenna Ortega’s rise to...

Jun 13, 2023

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In this episode, we have a conversation with Jeff Clanagan, Founder of CodeBlack and President & Chief Distribution Officer of Hartbeat, Kevin Hart's entertainment and production company. We talk about: 


  • His opinions on the WGA Strike
  • Why he doesn't want his kids to work in entertainment
  • His concerns...

Jun 9, 2023

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In this edition of Industry Insights, Nick expounds upon the wisdom of Michael McCray, Founder of the Whistleblower Summit and Film Festival. He reminds us to be intentional by defining our core values. 




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Jun 2, 2023

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In this edition of Indie Talk, we invite guest host Lance Clark, Filmmaker, and Huntington University Ph.D. Professor of Digital Media and Film to the podcast. We talk about: 


  • His Films Wayfaring Stranger and Patterns
  • The heartbreaking and surprising story of how he cast Stephen Baldwin 
  • The...