Welcome back to Business of Film, Producing and Selling Your Films. Sebastian Twardosz worked his way up in Hollywood the good old fashion way. From assisting Paula Wagner and Tom Cruise in their heyday to producing and selling feature films. Sebastian has worked in film and television for the past seventeen years.
The creator of one of horror’s most successful franchises of all time – the Friday the 13thfilm series – talks about how his slasher character Jason Voorhees and his infamous hockey mask were born, plus he talks about working with horror director Wes Craven and reveals his odd history with
Producer/Director Rick Rosenthal previews his new Golden Globe-nominated comedy series Transparent and discusses some of his past successes including Halloween II and discovering Sean Penn at the beginning of his career for the 1983 drama Bad Boys. “It’s about a dysfunctional family, and that’s why everybody in America is watching it,
The Mexican inspired Ambulante Film Festival, which is described as a “pop-up documentary film festival,” was founded in 2006 by filmmaker Elena Fortes and actorsDiego Luna and Gael Garcia Bernal. Fortes and the festival’s director, Christine Davila, explain that the U.S. version – Ambulante California running from September 21 – October
Filmmaker Brian James O’Connell discusses his new indie horror comedy Bloodsucking Bastards and also shares his experiences with improv comedy and breaking into into Hollywood. The movie stars Stars Fran Kranz (The Cabin in the Woods) and Pedro Pascal (Game of Thrones), as well as the members of O’Connell’s comedy troupe
The Avengers writer Zak Penn joins the Insiders to talk about writing action blockbusters, and his documentary Atari: Game Over. Writing for the MarvelUNIVERSE, his work on The Incredible Hulk, The Last Action Hero, Suspect Zero, and his ongoing collaborations with the brilliant Werner Herzog are shared. How to write