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Just Shoot It: A Podcast about Filmmaking, Screenwriting and Directing

A filmmaking podcast about directing hosted by directors. Each week we interview filmmakers on writing, cinematography, development and acting to learn how to build a successful career as a filmmaker in the Hollywood industry. 

Episodes

The Short History of Making a TriBeCa Film - Just Shoot It 222
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Uncharted Territory with Jon Kroll - Just Shoot It 221
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Cutting Your Way to the Top with Never Have I Ever’s Kabir Akhtar - Just Shoot It 220
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The Amazing Ben Berman Dares You to be Original - Just Shoot It 219
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A Quick Update from Matt & Oren
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Lynn Chen Writes Her Own Endings - Just Shoot It 218
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How to Shoot Pro VFX with Man in the High Castle’s Lawson Deming - Just Shoot It 217
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How Kestrin Pantera pooled friends and resources to Make Her SxSw Feature - Just Shoot It 216
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How Clark Duke got Hemsworth, Vaughn, & Malkovich to star in his Wacko Noir Arkansas - Just Shoot It 215
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Shooting To the Stars: Making a Sundance Period Teen Drama that’s Honest w Martha Stephens - Just Shoot It 214
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10 Working Directors’ Tips for Quarantine Success Pt. 2 - Just Shoot It 213
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10 Working Directors’ Tips for Quarantine Success Pt. 1 - Just Shoot It 212
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How to Pick a DP with Making Movies Is Hard's Alrik and Liz - Just Shoot It 211
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Hustling In the Time of Corona w Indie Film Hustle's Alex Ferrari - Just Shoot It 210
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SXSW Filmmaker Maureen Bharoocha Battles Quarantine - Just Shoot It 209
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Jessie Kahnweiler Gives us the Skinny - Just Shoot It 208
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Taking big Shots (Shots! Shots! shots-shots-shots) with Mickey Finnegan - Just Shoot It 207
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Freelancing in the Face of an Epidemic (or Does Oren have Coronavirus?) - Just Shoot It 206
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Best Summer Ever! SXSW Debut w Michael Parks Randa - Just Shoot It 205
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Go Towards the Light with founder Becky Morrison - Just Shoot It 204
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Finding Commercial Directing Reps w/Tony Franklin - Just Shoot It 203
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Accolades, Goals, and Loyalty - Just Shoot It 202
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Gigs and Jobs and Practice! Q&A - Just Shoot It 201
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State of the Pod - Just Shoot It 200
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Joe Hardesty is Dead to Me - Just Shoot It 199
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What's the Deal with Crowd Equity? w Wefunder's Jonny Price - Just Shoot It 198
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Director Josh Ruben Scares Us at Sundance - Just Shoot It 197
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How To Hustle During the Holidays - Just Shoot It 196
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2019 in Review w/Five Directors - Just Shoot It 195
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Freaks! And Where to Find them - Just Shoot It 194
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A Beautiful Day for a Podcast w Micah Fitzerman-Blue - Just Shoot It 193
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How to Produce Hit Genre Films Non-Stop with Eric B Fleischman - Just Shoot It 192
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When a Manager Calls with Josh McGuire (The Underground) - Just Shoot It 191
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Making Great Shorts and Getting People to Watch Them - Just Shoot It 190
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Being a Tough Critic with Liz Shannon Miller - Just Shoot It 189
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How to Produce a Sundance Hit with Your Friends w Natalie Metzger (Thunder Road, Greener Grass) - Just Shoot It 188
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Genre Directors Shoot-tacular (Drew & Brett Pierce, Roxy Shih & Dan Casey) - Just Shoot It LIVE 187
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Pitchin' and Moanin - Just Shoot It 186
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Bonus: Making Movies Is Hard/Just Shoot It Crossover Ep!
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GLOW, Crazy Exes and Directorial Control w Kimmy Gatewood - Just Shoot It 185
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Out of the ER and Getting Away with Murder with Lily Mariye - Just Shoot It 184
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Hustlers & Chick Flicks with Producer Elaine Goldsmith-Thomas - Just Shoot It 183
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Crazy, Fraudulent, Adventurous, Triumphant Summer Nights w Joseph Cross & Audrey Tommassini's - Just Shoot It 182
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How to Make Kids Cry with Jennette McCurdy - Just Shoot It 181
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Back to Viral Videos with Actor/Director Ben Giroux - Just Shoot It 180
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Audrey Moore Helps (Directors Help) Actors - Just Shoot It 179
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Creating Your Own Streaming Service w Dropout/College Humor's Sam Reich - Just Shoot It 178
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Ready or Not, Here Comes Radio Silence - Just Shoot It 177
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Love, Antosha: Looking Back At Anton Yelchin w Garret Price & Drake Doremus - Just Shoot It 176
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Do Your Homework with It Follows/Dear Producer Founder Rebecca Green - Just Shoot It 175
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Live Panel of Indie Producers with Liz Cardenas, Jana Winternitz and Mary Pat Bentel - Just Shoot It 174
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How One Shot turned into Plus One with Jeff Chan & Andrew Rhymer - Just Shoot It 173
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Finding Your Voice with Writer/Director/Actor Zane Rubin - Just Shoot It 172
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Bonus: Indie Producer Panel Pre-Game - Just Shoot It
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The Scatalogical Comedy and Career of Geico Director Don Cherel - Just Shoot It 171
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Confessions of a Sundance/Slamdance Programmer w Drea Clark - Just Shoot It 170
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Get The Casting Lowdown w Duo Amanda Lenker Doyle and Chrissy Fiorilli - Just Shoot It 169
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Collaboration Is The Name of the Game w Documentarian Charlie Tyrell - Just Shoot It 168
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Bonding with Netflix's Rightor Doyle - Just Shoot It 167
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Everything Should Be Useful, Educational, Inspirational w Plot Devices and Red Giant's Seth Worley - Just Shoot It 166
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Privilege in Hollywood. Catching Up w Matt and Oren - Just Shoot It 165
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Leaping from Totally Sketch to Features w Maker Studios Founder Michael Gallagher - Just Shoot It 164
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Protecting Your Time w Filmmaking Entrepreneur Noam Kroll - Just Shoot It 163
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Poms Director Zara Hayes is Inspired by True Events - Just Shoot It 162
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The Internet Won, Get Over It w Indy Mogul's Ted Sim - Just Shoot It 161
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Attaching Big Names To Your First Feature w Director Kendall Goldberg - Just Shoot It 160
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How to Build a Giant Cast on an Indie Budget w Michael K Feinstein & Nikki Soohoo- Just Shoot It 159
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Get Some Action! Making a Showtime Docuseries w Luke Koren and Bradley Jackson - Just Shoot It 158
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From ADing to Adult Films. Answering Listener Questions - Just Shoot It 157
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Just the Tips from pen15 Co-Creator Sam Zvibleman - Just Shoot It 156
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Making a TV Show in the Big Leagues w Shondaland's Alison Eakle - Just Shoot It 155
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Launching a Digital Network w New Form CEO Kathleen Grace - Just Shoot It 154
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Selling Your Script to IFC w Original Programming Exec David Person - Just Shoot It 153
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Developing your TV Show with AMC Exec Carrie Gillogly - Just Shoot It 152
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The Greener Grass of Sundance with Dawn Luebbe and Jocelyn DeBoer - Just Shoot It 151
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Directing Horror Movies & Passion Projects w Director Darren Lynn Bousman of Saw II, III, IV & actress Sabrina Kern - Just Shoot It 150
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Can't We All Be Friends? Managing Relationships with the People Who Hire Directors - Just Shoot It 149
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4 Paths to a Career in Directing - Just Shoot It 148
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From Russia with Puns (Filming in Foreign Land) - Just Shoot It 147
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Hollywood Stunt Photography and Commercial Directing w Greg Baldi - Just Shoot It 146
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From Promos To Celebrity Commercials w Director Ira Rosensweig - Just Shoot It 145
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Directing New Years Resolutions - Just Shoot It 144
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Atlanta vs. Los Angeles What's the best city for filmmakers to start directing in? - Just Shoot It 143
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Directing Goals Wrap Up w Filmmaker Carlyn Hudson - Just Shoot It 142
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Just Shoot It Live 141 Bonus Audience Q & A
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So You Want To Be a TV Director? Just Shoot It Live w Maureen Bharoocha, Tony Yacenda, Sarah Adina Smith, & Tim Wilkime - Just Shoot It 141
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Three Directing Careers in One w Michael Pressman - Just Shoot It 140
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The Sustainable Indie Film Career with Mark Stolaroff - Just Shoot It 139
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The Inner Workings of TV Writing w Blackish Writer Steve Vitolo - Just Shoot It 138
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Get Your Just Shoot It Live Tickets!
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When a Partnership Splits and Other Listener Questions - Just Shoot It 137
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From Star Trek to Counterpart to Empire ... How to Break Into Directing Network TV w Hanelle Culpepper - Just Shoot It 136
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Fund Your Movie w Seed & Spark's Founder Emily Best (Liz Manashil guest host) - Just Shoot It 135
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"What Have You Been Working On Lately?" Catching Up w Directors Oren and Matt - Just Shoot It 134
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You've Made a Short. Now What? w Short of the Week's Andrew S. Allen & Jason Sondhi - Just Shoot It 133
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Indie Thriller to HBO Comedy, the Smooth Moves of Sarah Adina Smith - Just Shoot It 132
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Filming a Threesome... thing w James Morosini - Just Shoot It 131
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Falling In Love With The Ocean w Bill Kiely - Just Shoot It 130
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How to Edit an SNL Sketch in 24 hours w Adam Epstein - Just Shoot It 129
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All About Commercials! Just Shoot It Live w Carlyn Hudson, Jordan Brady, & Tim Nackashi - Just Shoot It 128
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From Brooklyn 99 to Arizona w Luke Del Tredici - Just Shoot It 127
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Crossing Media Boundaries with Jay Bushman of the Lizzie Bennet Diaries - Just Shoot It 126
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All The Listener Questions! Q & A with Matt and Oren - Just Shoot It 125
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How to Pivot with Jessica Sanders - Just Shoot It 124
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The Breakthrough Year (and Listener Questions) with Carlyn Hudson - Just Shoot It 123
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Getting Your First Feature Right with Never Goin’ Back’s Augustine Frizzell - Just Shoot It 122
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From the Blacklist to Directing your First Multi-Million Dollar Movie with Elijah Bynum of Hot Summer Nights - Just Shoot It 121
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Breaking in Sideways w DJ Gareth Emery & Kevin Herrera – Just Shoot It 120
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Making Movies that Sell w Jeffrey Giles of Automatic Entertainment - Just Shoot It 119
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Agents, Lawyers, and Film Festivals, A Just Shoot It Q & A - Just Shoot It 118
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Action, Comedy & Style with Key & Peele Director Peter Atencio - Just Shoot It 117
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Passion Projects and Union “Flips” - Just Shoot It 116
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How to Act On Set with That One Auditions' Alyshia Ochse - Just Shoot It 115
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Making Your Short Film Work For You with Jesse Atlas - Just Shoot It 114
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Professional Pranks and Magic Tricks with Dan Siegel and Shane Spiegel - Just Shoot It 113
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Pitching the Pitch with Spencer Lee Griffin - Just Shoot It 112
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From Indie Features to Ryan Murphy shows with Maggie Kiley - Just Shoot It 111
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From Indy Mogul to Indie Feature w Bobby Miller - Just Shoot It 110
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What A Cinematographer Looks For in a Director - Just Shoot It 109
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How To Present Yourself as a Director - Just Shoot It 108
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Directing TV's Biggest Comedies with Payman Benz Live @USC - Just Shoot It 107
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Respecting the (Commercial) Process w Jordan Brady (Crossover) - Just Shoot It 106
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Kelly Landry takes an acting career behind the camera - Just Shoot It 105
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What do Hollywood People Mean by "Getting Drinks?" - Just Shoot It 104
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To PA or Not to PA (and other Questions) - Just Shoot It 103
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Master of the Bootleg Universe w Adi Shankar - Just Shoot It 102
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Going to Townies w Julia Prescott - Just Shoot It 101
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Just Shoot It Turns 100 - Just Shoot It 100
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How to turn a Day Job into a Career in Late Night Comedy w Maureen Bharoocha - Just Shoot It 99
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Confessions of a Video Essayist w Lessons from the Screenplay's Michael Tucker - Just Shoot It 98
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Side Hustles, Videography and Apprenticeships, a Just Shoot It Q & A - Just Shoot It 97
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Going 'Corporate' on Comedy Central with Pat Bishop - Just Shoot It 96
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Helming Epic Scifi Series Stargate with Mercedes Bryce Morgan - Just Shoot It 95
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Just Shoot It LIVE! Q&A Bonus Episode w/ Melissa Hunter, Matt Pollock and Matt Barber - Just Shoot It Bonus
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Just Shoot It LIVE! w/ Melissa Hunter, Matt Pollock and Matt Barber - Just Shoot It 94
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What to Expect in your 2nd Year in LA w/ Carlyn Hudson - Just Shoot It 93
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Forging Netflix's Frontier and Unleashing Jason Momoa with Brad Peyton (pt 2) - Just Shoot It 92
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How to Risk It All with 'San Andreas' Director Brad Peyton (pt 1) - Just Shoot It 91
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Winter Has Come to Los Angeles - Just Shoot It 90
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Winding Down and More Listener Questions – Just Shoot It 89
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Get That Indie Film Hustle with Alex Ferrari – Just Shoot It 88
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That Moment When You Make an Interactive Series with Sandeep Parikh – Just Shoot It Podcast 87
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Wearing All The Hats with Ilana Cohn – Just Shoot It Podcast 86
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A Filmmakers Guide To Moving To LA – Just Shoot It Podcast 85
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Different Flowers with Morgan Dameron – Just Shoot It 84
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Directing for SNL with Paul Briganti – Just Shoot It 83
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Self Distribution with Liz Manashil - Just Shoot It 82
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Everything About Making Commercials - Just Shoot It 81
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Making Time for Your Family - Just Shoot It 80
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Making Your Costume Designer Love You with Bramli - Just Shoot It 79
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How to Make a Living in Comedy with Jordan Morris - Just Shoot It 78
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Dealt Deals Dope Doc Divination - Just Shoot It 77
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How Important is the Director’s Original Vision? - Just Shoot It 76
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Dealing With Burnout - Just Shoot It 75
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Creating Netflix’s American Vandal with Tony Yacenda - Just Shoot It 74
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Getting a Manager with Anonymous Content's Jacob Perlin - Just Shoot It 73
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Showrunning vs Directing - Just Shoot It 72
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Connecting to Actors with Mo Perkins - Just Shoot It 71
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Listener Questions & Breaking into the Business - Just Shoot It 70
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How to Pitch Your Show with Kate Grady - Just Shoot It 69
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The Show Must Go On Part Deux - Just Shoot It 68
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Loyalty in Hollywood and Working with Non-Actors - Just Shoot It 67
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Lessons from the AD with Ross Novie - Just Shoot It 66
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Stuck in the Maze with Bill Watterson - Just Shoot It 65 (part 2)
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Navigating Mazes with Bill Watterson - Just Shoot It 65 (Part 1)
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Pitching Shows, Stunts & Diversity - Just Shoot It 64
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Josh Ruben – Just Shoot It 63
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Dean Peterson, and What Children Do – Just Shoot It 62
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An Artist's Quality of Life – Just Shoot It 61
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Directing Duos with Vince Peone – Just Shoot It 60
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Making Movies is Hard Crossover! – Just Shoot It 59
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Producing and Directing with Maura Anderson – Just Shoot It 58
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Answering Listener Questions with Eric Kissack – Just Shoot It 57
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The World of Prestige TV with Eric Kissack – Just Shoot It 56
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Year in Review Pt 2 – Just Shoot It 55
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Year in Review Pt 1 – Just Shoot It 54
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How to be the Boss with Matt Wyatt of Daughter and Sons – Just Shoot It #53
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Websites and Production Assistants – Just Shoot It #52
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Yulin Kuang Ships It – Just Shoot It #51
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A Tale of Two Orens – Just Shoot It #50
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How to Not Get an Awesome Agent – Just Shoot It #49
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The Home Town Directing Advantage with Carlyn Hudson – Just Shoot It #48
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Winning Sundance w/ Thunder Road's Jim Cummings – Just Shoot It #47
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Dr. Havoc & The Most Popular Girls In School Creators Pt 2. – Just Shoot It #46
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The Most Popular Girls In School Creators Pt 1. – Just Shoot It #45
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College Humor's Sam Reich – Just Shoot It #44
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Pros and Cons of Kickstarter with Mary Kate Wiles and Ben Caro – Just Shoot It #43
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The Art of Doing Nothing – Just Shoot It #42
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Chicks Who Script – Just Shoot It #41
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The Art of Double Dipping & How to Collaborate – Just Shoot It #40
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Anna Akana is Miss 2059 – Just Shoot It #39
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Mono Outbreak with Jarrett Lee Conway – Just Shoot It #38
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How to Come Up with Ideas with Luke Kelly-Clyne – Just Shoot It #37
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Indy Mogul Justin Johnson Relaunches DIY Filmmaking Show - Just Shoot It #36
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From Drunk History to Your Own Feature, How Jody Mcveigh-Schultz made Echo Lake - Just Shoot It #35
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The Chef's Table Dish with Director Abby Fuller - Just Shoot It #34
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The Tim Nackashi Treatment - Just Shoot It #33
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TV w/ Butcher Brother Phil Flores - Just Shoot It #32
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Smells Like Independent Spirit w/ Justin Lerner - Just Shoot It #31
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Finger Lickin' Good - Just Shoot It #30
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The Show Must Go On - Just Shoot It #29
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Using Your Talents with Gino Roy - Just Shoot It #28
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What it Takes to Found Your Production Company - Just Shoot It #27
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How to Act in an Audition - Just Shoot It #26
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2015 Wrap Up - Just Shoot It #25
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How to Direct TV Step-by-Step - Just Shoot It #24
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Matt Barber Cuts His Way To A Directing Career - Just Shoot It #23
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How Melissa Hunter Turned Web Series Adult Wednesday Addams into a TV Career - Just Shoot It #22
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Paul Briganti Ruins Everything in the Middle of the Night - Just Shoot It #21
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Pitchin! - Just Shoot It #19
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