Producers Podcast
Selling Faith Films - Spencer T. Folmar

Selling Faith Films - Spencer T. Folmar

April 2, 2019

Spencer T. Folmar talks about selling his films at the American Film Market and what makes good business for indie films. He is a wealth of knowledge and also has an interesting take on faith-based films.

Spencer T. Folmar is a director and producer best known for "Generational Sins" and "Shooting Heroin". He is a graduate of NYU's MFA program. His company website is Veritas Films.

The Guerrilla Rep is the book that Spencer recommends before headed to a film market.

Data Meets Creative - Friendship Creative - Producers Podcast

Data Meets Creative - Friendship Creative - Producers Podcast

March 26, 2019

Emily Goode and Allen Ellis from Friendship Creative (friendshipcreative.com) join the show to talk about growing a creative services company, working on big projects, and using data to maximize the impact of their work for clients.

Location, Location, Location! - Charlie Brown, Locations Manager - Movies in the Black Show

Location, Location, Location! - Charlie Brown, Locations Manager - Movies in the Black Show

March 19, 2019

Charlie Brown was a professional Locations Scout & Manager in the New Orleans Film Industry for over the past decade working on films such as Logan, Bad Moms, The Curious Case of Benjamin Button, and American Horror Story. 

Making a Living with Video Production - Midnight Zone Productions - Movies in the Black Show

Making a Living with Video Production - Midnight Zone Productions - Movies in the Black Show

March 5, 2019

Midnight Zone Productions is a video production and editing company in Pittsburgh, PA run by Courtney Plaszenski & Ashlyn Taylor. They talk about the lessons they've learned starting and running a video production business and the resources in Pittsburgh that have helped them.

Find them at midnightzoneproductions.com

Motivation for Making Movies - Craig Inzana - Movies in the Black

Motivation for Making Movies - Craig Inzana - Movies in the Black

February 26, 2019

In this solo episode, I discuss my origin story of sorts. After recently rediscovering my "mission statement" from college, I go into the motivation behind my entry into filmmaking and the direction this next year will take.

Client Relationships and Setting the Right Rates - Ryan Haggerty - Movies in the Black Podcast

Client Relationships and Setting the Right Rates - Ryan Haggerty - Movies in the Black Podcast

February 18, 2019

Ryan Haggerty is a filmmaker and freelance media producer based in Pittsburgh, PA. He was one of the producers for Blood on the Leaves in 2015 as well as cinematographer for that film and many others. Ryan also taught filmmaking at the John Russo Movie Making program in DuBois.

Funding & Distributing Micro-Budget Movies - Ryan Haggerty - Movies in the Black Podcast

Funding & Distributing Micro-Budget Movies - Ryan Haggerty - Movies in the Black Podcast

February 12, 2019

Ryan Haggerty is a filmmaker and freelance media producer based in Pittsburgh, PA. He was one of the producers for Blood on the Leaves in 2015 as well as cinematographer for that film and many others. Ryan also taught filmmaking at the John Russo Movie Making program in DuBois.

 

Find Ryan @haggertymedia

Holding Spaces for Creative Entrepreneurs - Liz Deering - Movies in the Black

Holding Spaces for Creative Entrepreneurs - Liz Deering - Movies in the Black

February 5, 2019

Liz Deering is a social entrepreneur, designer, brand-builder and community-advocate. She is the Co-Founder of The Un.Inc and the Founder of Impact Haven.

Learn More about The UnInc: http://theuninc.com/

Perks of Producing as an Actor - Katie C’etta - Movies in the Black Show

Perks of Producing as an Actor - Katie C’etta - Movies in the Black Show

January 28, 2019

Katie C'etta is an actor living in Los Angeles from Pennsylvania. She also produced the upcoming short film, Strangers. We discuss working in film in LA vs. elsewhere, crowdfunding, and producing as an actor.

Acknowledging Truth Through Film - Scott Sullivan - Movies in the Black

Acknowledging Truth Through Film - Scott Sullivan - Movies in the Black

January 15, 2019

Scott Sullivan is a producer, actor, and director from Pittsburgh living in Los Angeles. He is currently working on his short film, Red. We talk about people connecting through the internet, teen bullying, battling depression, and using the right screenwriting software.

Getting Through the Struggle - Ben Gibson - Movies in the Black Show

Getting Through the Struggle - Ben Gibson - Movies in the Black Show

January 7, 2019

Ben Gibson is co-founder of the Un.Inc and is obsessed with helping change makers get through the struggles that life, business, and creating presents.

Networking Through Content - Anthony Freeze - Movies in the Black Show

Networking Through Content - Anthony Freeze - Movies in the Black Show

January 1, 2019

 Anthony Freeze talks about the power of networking though content like his 24 Hour Hustle Show. He also details his future plans for his content including an audience facing site focused on entertainment culture and hosting screenings for big movies.

 

Check out his latest project: https://24hourmedia.net/

Killin’ It On Instagram & Diversifying Income - Alyssa Ruberto

Killin’ It On Instagram & Diversifying Income - Alyssa Ruberto

December 27, 2018

Alyssa Ruberto shares some of her Instagram secrets and what it's like doing residency programs. She also talks in depth about diversifying your revenue streams as a creative.

Working With the Right People - Kevin Interdonato - Movies in the Black Show

Working With the Right People - Kevin Interdonato - Movies in the Black Show

December 10, 2018

Kevin talks about some of his strategies for building a strong career in the movie industry. We also discuss wearing many hats and trusting the right people.

 

More on Movies in the Black: https://www.moviesintheblack.com/

Faith Based Films and Running a Small Town Production Company - Steve Sensebaugh - Movies in the Black Show

Faith Based Films and Running a Small Town Production Company - Steve Sensebaugh - Movies in the Black Show

December 10, 2018

This episode we speak with filmmaker, Steve Sensebaugh about running a freelance production company in a small town while still trying to make movies. We also talk through the making of and distribution of his faith-based micro budget feature film.

 

For more about Everlasting Productions, visit their website: https://everlastingproductionsllc.com/

Making A Living While Following Your Passion in Acting - Dallas White - Movies In The Black Show

Making A Living While Following Your Passion in Acting - Dallas White - Movies In The Black Show

November 25, 2018

This episode we speak with actor, Dallas White about working and trying to make money while staying creatively satisfied in the movie industry.

For more about Dallas, visit his website: https://www.dallaswhite.net/

Introducing Silicon Valley Ideas to Creative Entrepreneurs - THE UN.INC

Introducing Silicon Valley Ideas to Creative Entrepreneurs - THE UN.INC

November 25, 2018

This episode we speak with Liz Deering and Ben Gibson, co-founders of the Un.Inc in Austin Texas.

Un.Inc Website: http://theuninc.com/

At The Un.Inc we are designing an unconventional path for change makers to grow, thrive and claim their purpose. We do that by surrounding them with the resources they need, from products, programs and mentorship to creative spaces and housing.