IFH 492: Directing and Selling Beckett to Netflix

Right-click here to download the MP3 How do you sell a movie to Netflix, this episode will give you a bit of insight. We’re getting deep into the weeds on Italian director and screenwriter, Ferdinando Cito Filomarino American cinema debut film, Beckett, which I absolutely enjoyed!  Beckett stars the incomparable John David Washington and Swedish…

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IFH 491: Inside the Soulful Sundance Hit Nine Days with Edson Oda

Right-click here to download the MP3 I had the pleasure of watching acclaimed director, Edson Oda’s knockout feature directorial debut, Nine Days. And I absolutely loved it. With the COVID shock, the world has experienced and still going through, this film centers the conversation of existentialism and depicts it quite distinctly.  Oda’s supernatural drama film, Nine…

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IFH 490: Cinematography for Directors with Jacqueline B. Frost

Right-click here to download the MP3 Cinematographers are really the directors of images while directors are the authors of the performances. Evidently, the collaboration between these two important persons on set with a shared vision and respect influences the work environment and (the ultimate result) the film, a great deal.  We’re inspired this week by…

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IFH 486: Directing the End of the World with Zoe Lister-Jones

Right-click here to download the MP3 Our guest today is a triple threat. Actress, filmmaker, and writer, Zoe Lister-Jones, who made headways in 2017 with her all-female crew directorial debut, Band-Aid. The decision was inspired to foster new creative experiences amidst the staggering inequity on sets. A couple who can’t stop fighting embarks on a…

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IFH 484: Pretty Woman and Producing Hollywood Hits with Gary W. Goldstein

Right-click here to download the MP3 Today, we are hearing from one of the cultural influencers of the 90s film industry, and that’s non-other but Gary Goldstein, producer of the iconic rom-com, Pretty Woman, starring Richard Gere, and Julia Roberts. A man in a legal but hurtful business needs an escort for some social events and hires a beautiful prostitute…

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IFH 483: Exploring the Actor’s Process – Inside His Greatest Roles with Edward James Olmos

Right-click here to download the MP3 Our guest today is 80s star, multiple-awards film, and theater actor, and activist, Edward James Olmos. Olmos’s roles in films or TV shows like Stand and Deliver, Battlestar Galactica, broadway musical and film Zoot Suit, Blade Runner as detective Gaff, and many others are some of the most memorable of all time and he’s still dominating…

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