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From 1995 until 2008 I was a Music Video Commissioner. I worked at A&M Records and then transitioned to Interscope/Geffen/A&M Records in 2000 when A&M was bought by Universal Music Group. I commissioned over 500+ Music Videos during my tenure. This Podcast is an inside look into these videos and the fascinating world of making them - from start to finish. I have worked with artists that include: Eminem, 50 Cent, Dr. Dre, Marilyn Manson, Soundgarden, Sting, Pink Floyd, Mariah Carey, Feist, Va ...
 
Ready to get inspired to change your Career? Guests share their very non-linear career stories and how they have changed the ways we create and reimagine in music, art, live events, virtual events, video, film, education, and social innovation. Interviewed by Gigi Louisa Johnson, creators and innovators share how they became change agents in their own creative sectors -- and what drives them. Join us and get inspired for your own career transformation.
 
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Extra! Extra! There’s news aplenty this week and so we return to Andy’s Grab Bag of Tidbits to cover it all. The full Cannes lineup (although not the recent additions because we recorded this before they were announced)! Predictions! A Special Surprise and A Little Bit of Advice straight from Jesse herself! Cullen recounting an SNL Sketch! And some…
 
European Fest Favorite Christian Petzold’s new movie UNDINE is released today in US, so we got one of the biggest Petzold fans around, Jesse’s Best Friend Daniel Foster, to talk the new release as well as his two previous features PHOENIX and TRANSIT. We get into his controlled, clockwork style of filmmaking, the power of his endings, and the futur…
 
Guests Curtis Howson Curtis is a small buisness owner and all around good man!He enjoys True Romance which make him the man!He also is the winner of the 2020 Beaver Does Movies New Guest of the year. twitter.com First Row Collectibles - Your #1 Source For Everything Collectible www.instagram.com Mat Perlman Just A fuck www.instagram.com BIG WARNING…
 
Denis Month meets Grab Bag when Andy and Emilio look at some of the remaining titles in Claire Denis's filmography with returning Mankmas guest David Carter! We go back to the beginning to discuss her debut CHOCOLAT, as well as 2 of her more recent efforts, BASTARDS and 35 SHOTS OF RUM. We talk about the way she films bodies, her relationship to Af…
 
THE GAUNTLET HAS RETURNED! This episode is an evolution of the Gauntlet formula which is using bad movies to torture people, this time I also throw in questions in between, I invited for the pilot of The Gauntlet Michael Petrow of The Reel Debaters as we watched Terrible Shark movies! Donate Equipment UsedMicrophoneMixerHeadphones Camera Links Supp…
 
Denis month rolls on! Looking at two of her collaborations with higher profile international stars, the Isabelle Huppert starrer WHITE MATERIAL and Robert Pattinson lead HIGH LIFE. Joining us is returning favorite from This Had Oscar Buzz, Chris Feil! Topics include the joys of a quarantine Huppert, the wild choice to make HIGH LIFE a TIFF Gala, an…
 
BeaverDoes Podcast is now here offically! James and Mike got together for a live stream (Every Thursdays Biweekly 7pm Central NEXT: JUNE 3RD)We built a list of their Best and Worst TV show finales and there is some controversies with the choices. Donate Equipment UsedMicrophoneMixerHeadphones Camera Links Support the podcast Beaver Does Podcast Lin…
 
Its the second week of Denis Month and we are back to skip around her filmography with returning guests Anna Swanson and Meg Shields of Film School Rejects. We talk U.S. GO HOME, L'INTRUS, and LET THE SUNSHINE IN as well as Claire's mastery of the needle-drop, how tense even her lowkey movies can be, and Shrek? Follow Anna and Meg on Twitter. Our t…
 
All May long we’ll be diving into the uniquely cinematic world of Claire Denis. First up to discuss one of her most well known films and the two that followed it, we have returning favorite Bilge Ebiri of New York Magazine and Vulture to discuss BEAU TRAVAIL, TROUBLE EVERY DAY, and FRIDAY NIGHT. We touch on Denis’ evolving style, the availability o…
 
Looking at some recent festival movies with new releases we visit the world of Roy Andersson’s latest ABOUT ENDLESSNESS and Cristi Puiu’s MALMKROG. The former is now available on digital release, the latter streaming on Mubi in the US. Joining us is writer Eva Anderson, and we have a wide ranging conversation touching on the oppressiveness of some …
 
Guest Jay Walker Jay Walker is a Winnipeg based pro wrestler and long time good friend of James. twitter.com www.instagram.com iamjaywalker - YouTube The Hogan Toupee Trilogy continues! James returns and brings back Jay Walker to discuss more Hulk Hogan trash! Get The MovieDonate Equipment UsedMicrophoneMixerHeadphones Camera Links Support the podc…
 
Guest Lloyd Hannesson Lloyd is a videogame podcaster based in the Winnipeg area, his shows include Nerd Nest (Formerly Stadiacast) REZD.tv – A network of geeky things Nintendo Pulse – REZD.tv twitter.com NerdNest - YouTube In honor of the release of the new Mortal Kombat movie. James and Mike Invite Lloyd Hannesson on to discuss the wor…
 
We reconvened our Jury, to discuss a selection of movies that premiered at Cannes between 2015 and 2019, this time with a returning favorite as our Special Guest President, Fran Hoepfner! Check out the eligible list of movies on our Letterboxd here, and tune in to discover who will take home the Palme! Follow Fran @franhoepfner Listen to The Law Sc…
 
Guest Roger Boyer Roger Boyer is a Writer, Director, Producer, Videographer, and Podcaster based in Winnipeg Manitoba. He has written, produced, and directed various music videos, short films, documentaries, as well as a feature film horror. twitter.com Login • Instagram Koj-B Films - Home Roger and James Got together to try and finish the upcoming…
 
What does it take to get a movie made? This is question we explore through our return to Cannes 2006 with Nanni Moretti’s story of a down on his luck Italian film producer, IL CAIMANO. Joining us is producer in his own right, of the George Lucas Talk Show, Patrick Cotnoir! We get into the tonal whiplash, the COMEY RULE of it all, and all admit how …
 
Guest Chris Maxwell Chris Maxwell is a former radio personality and boxing enthusiast, originally lived in Yorkton Saskatchewan where James had met him 13 years ago) www.instagram.com James got together with Chris to discuss the amazing Billy Blanks in SHOWDOWN Get The MovieDonate Equipment UsedMicrophoneMixerHeadphones Camera Links Support the pod…
 
Guests Martin Navarro Reel Debater Welp I really need to get that new internal Harddrive because I lost another episode…luckily it was half! I am joined by Michael and Martin of the Reel Debaters as we commentate over the first half of Steven Seagals magnum opus Undersiege!! Get the movie - https://amzn.to/3bqAsXE Links Support the podcast…
 
Berlinale 2021 is in the books, so we talk over the winners and the buzz from this year’s festival. We’ve seen a few of the movies, and go most in-depth on Ryusuke Hamaguchi’s WHEEL OF FORTUNE AND FANTASY, including an interview with the director himself! It’s Berlin Wrap Up, baby! Special thanks to Mihoko Imai for translating Our twitter is @Canne…
 
Guest Roger Boyer Roger Boyer is a Writer, Director, Producer, Videographer, and Podcaster based in Winnipeg Manitoba. He has written, produced, and directed various music videos, short films, documentaries, as well as a feature film horror. twitter.com Login • Instagram Koj-B Films - Home James Reunites with Unoffical Offical 3rd Mic of the show R…
 
Question: How do you decide what adventures to take in your nonlinear career? What are intentional plans vs. accidents? Guest: Martin Atkins, Music Industries Coordinator, Millikin University; producer, drummer, documentary filmmaker, DJ, and teacher Photo: Kara Hammond and NARAS Martin Atkins talked with our host, Gigi Johnson, from his studio tha…
 
Guest Curtis Howson Curtis is a small buisness owner and all around good man!He enjoys True Romance which make him the man!He also is the winner of the 2020 Beaver Does Movies New Guest of the year. twitter.com First Row Collectibles - Your #1 Source For Everything Collectible www.instagram.com A while ago we recorded an episode with Curtis Howson …
 
Guest Chris Maxwell Chris Maxwell is a former radio personality and boxing enthusiast, originally lived in Yorkton Saskatchewan where James had met him 13 years ago) www.instagram.com STEVEN SEAGAL MONTH RETURNS! With friend of the show Chris Maxwell making his return we tackle another battle of the century. TYSON V SEAGAL! Get China Salesman Donat…
 
This was fun. Your host, Gigi Johnson, has been speaking for college classes this past week and kept being asked to tell her/my story of the pivot points and non-linear decisions over 9 careers. So in this Tuesday Tidbit segment, I share the story of how I changed into a film major at USC based on postcard from my teaching assistant for a single cl…
 
Guest Roger Boyer Roger Boyer is a Writer, Director, Producer, Videographer, and Podcaster based in Winnipeg Manitoba. He has written, produced, and directed various music videos, short films, documentaries, as well as a feature film horror. twitter.com Login • Instagram Koj-B Films - Home Roger returns for another Biweekly Tangent fun!This week we…
 
Guest Juice Jackson Juice Jackson of the Friendly sparring podcast (Formely Fighting with myself) he also has a second podcast based on theatre productions (Breaking the 4th wall.) Friendly Sparring | Podcast on Spotify The Fourth Wall on acast twitter.com WE BEGIN SEAGAL MONTH WITH THE MATCH OF THE CENTURY! ITS GSP V SEAGAL! AS WE WATCHED CARTELS/…
 
Philippe Garrel’s THE SALT OF TEARS has departed the festival circuit and is now playing in virtual cinemas, so we took this opportunity to welcome back film writer and curator Jordan Cronk to talk the new release as well as look back at his history and some of his recent work. JEALOUSY, IN THE SHADOW OF WOMEN, and LOVER FOR A DAY, as well as his s…
 
Question: What if you could build a company around your passions? In this episode, David Hernandez shares how he is unlearning and relearning what he knows to create competition for his company . . . in his own company! He runs Colonize Media, a multiplatform network music aggregator. He has worked to create “a very human culture” with his team of …
 
Today starts the first segment of Tidbit Tuesday, which brings in parts of the Redesigning Your Creative Career program from NextCareer.me. What is a Creative Career? What are we talking about when we throw around the term “creative career”? This could be having a traditional career in a creative industry, or it could be doing something that has cr…
 
Guest Roger Boyer Roger Boyer is a Writer, Director, Producer, Videographer, and Podcaster based in Winnipeg Manitoba. He has written, produced, and directed various music videos, short films, documentaries, as well as a feature film horror. twitter.com Login • Instagram Koj-B Films - Home Roger and James get togther for their monthly conversation,…
 
Its time again for a festival preview blowout, this time we are talking SXSW and Berlinale where we bring back our famous predictions segment! Also, to celebrate Ryusuke Hamaguchi's new film premiering at Berlin, we decided to talk about Asako I & II (00:46:21) and by "talk about" we of course mean that Cullen runs through the plot of the entire fi…
 
Question: What if you could pursue the creative projects that you already saw in the world? Guest: Beatie Wolfe, Singer, Songwriter, Technologist (Photo: Ross Harris) In this episode, Beatie Wolfe takes us through her creative journey to become the technologist and artist she is today. Back when she was 7 or 8, she began to imagine the “music books…
 
Starting next Tuesday, we'll be sharing parts of the NextCareer.me career exploration programs to tie in with the non-linear career stories from each of these podcast interviews. We'll be sharing each week on Tuesdays a bit of the programs we have been working on for a few years with groups on how to expand your creative career, using examples from…
 
With Sundance 2021 in the rearview, we take it back to look at two of the major releases from Sundance 2020 that are also writer/director first films, Radha Blank’s THE FOURTY-YEAR-OLD VERSION (00:02:06) and Emerald Fennell’s PROMISING YOUNG WOMAN (00:33:02). We are joined by writer and critic Caroline Siede to talk about theatre world satire, hip …
 
Question: What if you need to leave creative work to deal with crisis? How can you bring your creativity to other fields? Guest: Christopher Zyda, Author; CEO, Mozaic LLC In this episode, Christopher Zyda shares his journey through the 1980s AIDS pandemic as a young professional writer-to-be and his shift into finance to help care for his partner w…
 
Friend of the show Jack Read returns to talk about everything we saw "at" Sundance 2021 and then at (1:54:17) Jesse chats with filmmakers Kentucker Audley and Albert Birney about their new film Strawberry Mansion! To read the piece on We're All Going To The World's Fair that Jesse mentioned, click here Follow Jack @jkradb Listen to Ain't Dey Beauts…
 
Guest Roger Boyer Roger Boyer is a Writer, Director, Producer, Videographer, and Podcaster based in Winnipeg Manitoba. He has written, produced, and directed various music videos, short films, documentaries, as well as a feature film horror. twitter.com Login • Instagram Koj-B Films - Home A fun conversation with Roger Boyer about Bigfoot movies!Ch…
 
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