Episode 22: Preston Peterson & Jason Boesch

I met filmmaking team Preston Peterson & Jason Boesch when their film West Virginia Stories won a Grand Jury Prize at Film Invasion L.A. in 2016.  Along with the other feature films that have been included in the Discover Film podcast, West Virginia Stories is a movie that I consider much better than what is playing at …

Episode 20: Paulina Lagudi

Paulina Lagudi wrote and produced This Is How, an absolute audience favorite at Film Invasion Los Angeles 2016.  Most of the filmmakers who have come in for a Discover Film interview have surprised me, but perhaps none more than Paulina.  From her birthplace and background to her path behind the camera, Paulina surprised me every step of …

Episode 14: George Moïse

This episode is really fun.  George Moïse came in to talk about his feature film Counter Clockwise, a low-budget indie that you can catch on iTunes and Amazon.  When you think about how frequently big budget Hollywood films drop the time travel, you realize just how much work George had to put into his feature. …

Episode 11: Dylan Sanford

I always ask the guest on Discover Film, “What lead you to become a filmmaker?”  Dylan Sanford’s answer is almost as complex and interesting as his short film An Entanglement. Watch this short and listen to the interview.  Some people say, “I’ve held every job in Hollywood.”  It’s time you met the person who really …

Episode 5: Ashley Erin Campbell & Holland Olmstead

Ashley Erin Campbell & Holland Olmstead produced the short film Above Jewels together, as well as playing the lead roles.  Find out how they both went from acting class to filmmaking, and how producing a short has lead them both to pursue directing more intently. Comments are blocked on this website. To discuss Discover Film episodes, …

Episode 3: Steve Desmond

The second filmmaker we get to talk to is Steve Desmond.  Steve directed and co-wrote Monsters.  In this podcast you learn how Steve kept his focus after film school, getting representation as a screenwriter and working his way into directing. Monsters from Steve Desmond on Vimeo.   Comments are blocked on this website. To discuss Discover …