Black Lives Matter and Learning Resources

There are plenty of resources such as books, tv, TED talks where you can learn more about why the Black Lives Matter movement is happening and why it is needed. This is a movement not a moment. This is a not something political. This is about human rights. Black Lives Matter Resources Black Lives Matter Site The Anti Racist Starter Guide Books on Racism Black … Continue reading Black Lives Matter and Learning Resources

Episode 09 – Peter Bardsley (Location Manager)

Click here to listen. Hello and welcome to episode 9 of The Closing Credits Podcast. Today, I interviewed location manager Peter Bardsley. His lists of credits include: Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows Part 1 and 2, War Horse, Rogue One, Solo: A Star Wars Story, and Aladdin. In this episode, we spoke about how much behind the scenes work the locations department does, working … Continue reading Episode 09 – Peter Bardsley (Location Manager)

Episode 08 – Hal Hickel (ILM Animation Supervisor)

The Closing Credits Podcast Website Hello and welcome to episode 8 of The Closing Credits Podcast. Today, I interviewed Academy Award winning Industrial Light & Magic Animation Supervisor, Hal Hickel. In this episode, we spoke about his different work on various films, working on his first television show, The Mandalorian, when does one decide to use practicals vs VFX or a mix of both, animating … Continue reading Episode 08 – Hal Hickel (ILM Animation Supervisor)

Episode 07 – Robin Kincade (Reality TV Field Producer, Location Professional)

Episode 7 of my behind the scenes of filmmaking podcast is up. Robin Kincade is a TV field producer and location professional running a successful freelance business out in California’s Bay Area. She’s worked on tv shows and documentaries with clients ranging from NBC, ABC, HBO, Showtime, Food Network, and many more. In this episode, we chat about how she got started in my hometown of … Continue reading Episode 07 – Robin Kincade (Reality TV Field Producer, Location Professional)

Resources For Working From Home

CDC COVID-19 Information I hope you all are doing alright during this crazy time. Please stay safe out there! I thought I’d put together an ongoing list of of resources for productivity and working from home. For Field Recordist Free Temporary Licenses Sound Resources by Women in Sound Free Software for the Creative Community Adapting Your Sound Editing Workflow Method for Organizing Field Recordings Video … Continue reading Resources For Working From Home

What Does a Sound Editor/Re-Recording Mixer Do?

Have you wondered what a Sound Editor or Re-Recording Mixer does? A few months ago, Vanity Fair posted a video detailing what it is they do in Ford v Ferrari (which, if you haven’t seen the movie, you really should!) Don Sylvester (who also recently won the Oscar for Best Sound Editing!) and David Giammarco breakdown some scenes in this video. Check it out! Continue reading What Does a Sound Editor/Re-Recording Mixer Do?