Double Down Film Show

Episode 82: Issa Rae and Awkward Black Girl

December 6, 2011 Double Down Film Show

On the final Double Down Film Show of the Fall 2011 semester we’ll be rapping with comedian Issa Rae, who is the Writer/Director and Star of the popular web series, Awkward Black Girl. Issa’s series chronicles the comedic everyday social misadventures of a young woman that doesn’t quite fit in…anywhere…

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Episode 81: Alrick Brown + Kinyarwanda

November 28, 2011 Double Down Film Show

One of the things we pride ourselves on with this show is that we talk to tomorrow’s indie filmmaker’s today, such is the case with one of our early guests, Writer/Director – Alrick Brown, who’s back to discuss the incredible rise of his first indie feature, Kinyarwanda, an intense and moving drama about the people affected by the Rwandan genocide…

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Episode 80: Writer/Director Matthew Cherry

November 14, 2011 Double Down Film Show

On our 80th epic episode of The Double Down Film Show we’re gonna run through the unique journey of self-taught Writer/Director, Matthew Cherry. In the span of just a few years Matthew went from NFL Player for the Jacksonville Jaquars to Production Assistant to directing his first feature film, the new football drama The Last Fall, which features some major Hollywood talent including Keith David, Nicole Beharie and Lance Gross…

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Episode 79: Al Thompson (Actor, Writer, Director, Producer)

November 5, 2011 Double Down Film Show

On the next episode of the Double Down Film Show multi-hyphenate actor/writer/producer/director Al Thompson of ValDean Entertainment will be breaking down the web series game and how actors and content creators can take charge of their own career and cut out the middle man…

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Episode 78: Production Workflow!

October 24, 2011 Double Down Film Show

It’s all about Production Workflow on the next Double Down Film Show. In another one of our special semi-annual keynote addresses, we’re going to walk you through all the physical steps of production from load-in to returning the equipment and share with you all of our insights, practical tips and production practices that we only learned the hard way…

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Episode 77: Storytelling with Editor/Author Norm Hollyn

October 18, 2011 Double Down Film Show

The next Double Down Film Show is all about the art of storytelling with editor/author Norm Hollyn. Norm was the editor of Heathers and the TV series Wild Palms as well as music editor on The Cotton Club and Fame among dozens of other features and TV show credits…

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