Episode 43: Ché Baker

In 2017, the Grand Jury Prize for feature film at Film invasion Los Angeles went to Blue World Order, a science-fiction epic that blows audiences away with everything it manages to accomplish for a truly independent film.  Ché Baker is the creative force behind Blue World Order and thankfully I’ve managed to meet up with this Australian …

Episode 41: Alex Merkin

This Modern Man Is Beat won the Grand Jury Prize at the Sherman Oaks Film Festival in 2016, and I never stopped thinking about how beautifully cinematic it is.  I knew from working with the filmmakers that there would be a good story behind it, and director Alex Merkin did not disappoint.  What I didn’t know …

Episode 38: Jean-Marie Marbach

At Film Invasion Los Angeles in 2017, Fiebre en la Disco won the Grand Jury Prize for Music Video.  It might be a music video, but from the first time I saw it I knew that I was actually watching a visionary short film.  The music video’s creator, Jean-Marie Marbach, lives in Paris and came out to Los …

Episode 37: DF4Q with Douglas Mueller

Douglas Mueller is the writer/director of the feature film Repatriation, which won a Grand Jury Prize at Film Invasion L.A. in 2017.  It was released on Amazon Prime and to mark that Doug, who lives in Northern California, called in for a podcast. If you want to hear Doug’s interview about Repatriation, it’s right here What is DF4Q?  It’s the …

Episode 36: DF4Q with Ryan Barton-Grimley

Ryan Barton-Grimley is the producer and lead actor of the feature film Repatriation, which won a Grand Jury Prize at Film Invasion L.A. in 2017.  It was released on Amazon Prime and to mark that event Ryan came in for a podcast! If you want to hear Ryan’s interview about Repatriation, it’s right here. What is DF4Q?  It’s the Discover …

Episode 35: Ryan Barton-Grimley & Douglas Mueller

The film Repatriation won a Grand Jury Prize at Film Invasion L.A. in 2017.  It was released on Amazon Prime and to mark that event I wanted to interview Ryan Barton-Grimley (producer/lead actor) and Douglas Mueller (writer/director) for the podcast.  Scheduling got tricky…  then I decided it would be interesting to interview both collaborators separately and then together; …

Episode 34: Douglas Mueller

The film Repatriation won a Grand Jury Prize at Film Invasion L.A. in 2017.  It was released on Amazon Prime and to mark that event I wanted to interview Ryan Barton-Grimley (producer/lead actor) and Douglas Mueller (writer/director) for the podcast.  Scheduling got tricky…  then I decided it would be interesting to interview both collaborators separately and then together; …

Episode 33: Ryan Barton-Grimley

The film Repatriation won a Grand Jury Prize at Film Invasion L.A. in 2017.  It was released on Amazon Prime and to mark that event I wanted to interview Ryan Barton-Grimley (producer/lead actor) and Douglas Mueller (writer/director) for the podcast.  Scheduling got tricky…  then I decided it would be interesting to interview both collaborators separately and then together; …