Vitaly Bokser interviews Eddie Rosenstein, the Director / Producer behind “Sandhogs” doc about NYC Water Tunnel Workers, and “Freedom To Marry”, a film about the gay rights movement to secure Marriage Rights. check it out here http://freedomtomarrymovie.com/
I Interview Joe Eckardt about his long career in the film business. Starting out as a PA he worked his way up fairly quickly to working under some of hollywoods biggest actors, Nicolas Cage, Cuba Gooding Jr, and Val Kilmer. From that point on he went onto direct his own films and casting known talent basically at the onset of his directing career.
The films we cover here are and whats great is you can go buy them. Links included.
In each of these films Joe has managed to sell each film and bring an insight into the other-side of filmmaking that most indie filmmakers ignore – The Business side! Selling movies.
In Part 02 we continue our discussion with Joe and go further into how he got and made Pizza Man, a 2.5 million dollar film Joe Produced and Directed. We also discuss our latest film that we co-produced called “Other Plans” starring Jamie Kennedy.
I Interview David Bokser, Animator, Director all around good guy for our first episode. We discuss David’s foray into a five year project, an animated short film called “Love in the Time of Advertising”. He takes us through the process he went through to get it made, getting funded, hitting the festival circuit, and where he and his film are today. You can follow David on twitter @dbokser and check out his website with his work.