The NFFTY Podcast

The NFFTY Podcast

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Welcome to the NFFTY podcast, a showcase of the best emerging filmmakers age 24 and under from all around the world! Film starts here, from NFFTY 2018 presented by Oculus in Seattle, WA. Presented by Partyfish Media 🎉🐟


137: Yasamin
Jul 18 • 23 min
Director Julia Elihu discusses her film, Yasamin, with NFFTY Co-Founder & Artistic Director, Kyle Seago. Yasamin screened in American Dreams at NFFTY 2018 Presented by Oculus. Keep up with Julia Elihu: Vimeo: https://vimeo.com/user31984563 Instagram:…
136: The Mom Plan
Jul 11 • 19 min
Director Ella McKeon discusses her film, The Mom Plan, with NFFTY Co-Founder & Artistic Director, Kyle Seago. The Mom Plan screened in Bring The Kids and Ella won the New Talent Award Age 14 & Under presented by Red Giant at NFFTY 2018 Presented by…
135: Maggie Rogers - Back In My Body
Jul 4 • 24 min
Director Brendan Hall discusses his documentary, Maggie Rogers - Back In My Body, with former NFFTY Festival Manager & Experimental Programmer, Robert Speewack. Maggie Rogers - Back In My Body screened in Opening Night and Brendan won the New Talent Award…
134: Younger Finland
Jun 27 • 22 min
Directors Hannah Rose Snyder, Luke Keibler, & Andrew Holman discuss their film, Younger Finland, with former NFFTY Festival Manager & Experimental programmer, Robert Speewack. Younger Finland screened in and won the Audience Award for A Globe Less…
133: The First Dance
Jun 20 • 27 min
Director Daragh Goan & Writer Ferdia MacAonghusa discuss their film, The First Dance, with former NFFTY Program Coordinator & Programmer, Kevin Conner. The First Dance screened in Art In Motion at NFFTY 2018 Presented by Oculus. Keep up with the film:…
132: The Act Of Separation
Jun 13 • 25 min
Director Caoimhin Gaughan Coffey & Producer Eamon Hughes discuss their film, The Act Of Separation, with former NFFTY Festival Manager & Experimental Programmer, Robert Speewack. The Act Of Separation screened in Art In Motion at NFFTY 2018 Presented by…
131: Wild
Jun 6 • 22 min
Director Morgana McKenzie discusses her film, Wild, with former NFFTY Executive Director & Documentary Programmer, Stefanie Malone. Wild screened in and won the Audience Award for Powerful Grit at NFFTY 2018 Presented by Oculus. Keep up with Morgana…
130: Aurora
May 30 • 21 min
Director Brian Niles discusses his film, Aurora, with NFFTY programmer and former Festival Manager, Robert Speewack. Aurora screened in Cinematic Journey at NFFTY 2018 Presented by Oculus. Keep up with Brian Niles: Website: brianniles.com Instagram:…
129: Birth Control Your Own Adventure
May 23 • 31 min
Director Sindha Agha discusses her film, Birth Control Your Own Adventure, with former NFFTY Festival Manager & Experimental Programmer, Robert Speewack. Birth Control Your Own Adventure screened in Centerpiece and won Best Experimental Film at NFFTY 2018…
128: Dinosaurs In The Hood
May 16 • 21 min
Directors Long Tran & Nikkia Atkinson discuss their film, Dinosaurs In The Hood, with NFFTY Co-Founder & Artistic Director, Kyle Seago. Dinosaurs In The Hood screened in #UpperLeftUSA at NFFTY 2018 Presented by Oculus. Keep up with Long Tran: Website:…
127: Wrinkles… And Other Unfortunate Defects
May 9 • 21 min
Director Lindsay Sunada discusses her film, Wrinkles… And Other Unfortunate Defects, with former Festival Manager, Robert Speewack. Wrinkles… And Other Unfortunate Defects screened in Variety Hour at NFFTY 2018 Presented by Oculus. Keep up with Lindsay…
126: The Last Seance
May 2 • 21 min
Director Laura Kulik discusses her film, The Last Seance, with Managing Director Dan Hudson. The Last Seance screened in and won the Audience Award for Edge Of Your Seat at NFFTY 2018 Presented by Oculus. Keep up with Laura Kulik: Website:…
125: L.A. Liquor
Apr 25 • 22 min
Director Jensen Vinca discusses his film, L.A. Liquor, with former Festival Manager, Robert Speewack. L.A. Liquor screened in American Dreams at NFFTY 2018 Presented by Oculus. Keep up with Jensen Vinca: Website: http://jensenvinca.com Vimeo:…
124: DV-130
Apr 18 • 25 min
Director Gabriel Gaurano discusses his film, DV-130, with NFFTY Managing Director Dan Hudson. DV-130 screened in A Guide To Growing Up at NFFTY 2018 Presented by Oculus. Keep up with Gabriel Gaurano: Vimeo: http://www.vimeo.com/user36342202 Instagram:…
123: Ripples
Apr 11 • 27 min
Director Christina Borgs & DP Nathan Reinholds discuss their film, Ripples, with former NFFTY Festival Manager & Programmer, Robert Speewack. Ripples screened in Morning Eclectic at NFFTY 2018 Presented by Oculus. Keep up with Christina Borgs: Instagram:…
122: Video Game Vehicle
Apr 4 • 33 min
Director Sam Wickert discusses his 360 film, Video Game Vehicle, with NFFTYX Coordinator Kelly Campelia. Video Game Vehicle was part of the NFFTYX Official Gallery at NFFTY 2018 Presented by Oculus. Keep up with Sam Wickert: Youtube:…
121: How I Got To The Moon By Subway
Mar 28 • 27 min
Director Tyler Rabinowitz discusses his film, How I Got To The Moon By Subway, with NFFTY Co-Founder & Artistic Director, Kyle Seago. How I Got To The Moon By Subway screened in Centerpiece at NFFTY 2018 Presented by Oculus. Keep up with Tyler: Vimeo:…
120: Ladies Day
Mar 21 • 21 min
Director Abena Taylor-Smith discusses her film, Ladies Day, with NFFTY programmer and former Festival Manager, Robert Speewack. Ladies Day screened in Come As You Are at NFFTY 2018 Presented by Oculus and won the Audience Award. More about Ladies Day:…
119: William Tell’s Goin’ To Hell
Mar 14 • 25 min
Director Bogui Adjorlolo discusses his film, William Tell’s Goin’ To Hell, with NFFTY Co-Founder & Artistic Director, Kyle Seago. William Tell’s Goin’ To Hell screened in The Last Laugh at NFFTY 2018 Presented by Oculus. Keep up with Bogui Adjorlolo:…
118: TOO MANY ZOOZ - WARRIORS
Mar 7 • 23 min
Director Jeffrey Prosser & Producer Andrew Schundler discuss their music video, TOO MANY ZOOZ - WARRIORS, with NFFTY programmer and former Festival Manager, Robert Speewack. TOO MANY ZOOZ - WARRIORS screened in Musical Masterpiece at NFFTY 2018 Presented…
117: Der Jude
Feb 28 • 24 min
Director Spencer Zimmerman discusses his film, Der Jude, with NFFTY Co-Founder & Artistic Director, Kyle Seago. Der Jude screened in A Globe Less Traveled at NFFTY 2018 Presented by Oculus. Keep up with Spencer Zimmerman: Instagram:…
116: E T A
Feb 21 • 21 min
Director Talia Shea Levin & Writer Alexis Floyd discuss their film, E T A, with NFFTY Festival Manager, Dan Hudson. E T A screened in & won the Audience Award for Art In Motion at NFFTY 2018 Presented by Oculus. Keep up with Talia Shea Levin: Website:…
115: LULLABY
Feb 14 • 22 min
Director Elias Hinojosa discusses his film, LULLABY, with former NFFTY Festival Manager, Robert Speewack. LULLABY screened in Experimental Visions at NFFTY 2018 Presented by Oculus. Keep up with Elias Hinojosa: Instagram: instagram.com/elixhino Vimeo:…
114: An Open Letter To Mimi Walters
Feb 7 • 20 min
Director Jessica Stossel discuss her film, An Open Letter To Mimi Walters, with NFFTY Festival Manager, Dan Hudson. An Open Letter To Mimi Walters screened in New American Dreams at NFFTY 2018 Presented by Oculus and won the Kathy Reichgerdt Inspiration…
113: Calamity Falls & Baby I’m Yours
Jan 31 • 22 min
Director Hadley Hillel & Producers Ethan Seneker & Aaron Keteyian discuss their films, Calamity Falls & Baby I’m Yours, with NFFTY programmer and former Program Manager, Todd Kaumans. Calamity Falls screened in Next Level & Baby I’m Yours screened in &…
112: COME BACK TO ME & FEAR NO EVIL
Jan 24 • 25 min
Director Catherine McCord discusses her films, COME BACK TO ME & FEAR NO EVIL, with NFFTY programmer and former Program Coordinator, Kevin Conner. COME BACK TO ME screened in Friday Night Shorts & FEAR NO EVIL screened in Edge Of Your Seat at NFFTY 2018…
111: Stevie’s Aliens
Jan 17 • 23 min
Director Austin Harris & Producer Sidney Butler discuss their film, Stevie’s Aliens, with NFFTY programmer & former Festival Manager, Robert Speewack. Stevie’s Aliens screened in Throwbacks & won the Best Cinematography Jury Award at NFFTY 2018 Presented…
110: Ambitions
Jan 10 • 25 min
Director Shimon Machida, Producer Stephanie Townsend, & DP Cory Tymoschuk discuss their film, Ambitions, with NFFTY programmer and former Executive Director, Stefanie Malone. Ambitions screened in Friday Night Shorts at NFFTY 2018 Presented by Oculus.…
109: Alright
Jan 3 • 23 min
Director Giulia Gandini discusses her film, Alright, with NFFTY programmer and former Festival Manager, Robert Speewack. Alright screened in Bring The Kids at NFFTY 2018 Presented by Oculus. Keep up with Giulia Gandini: Vimeo: vimeo.com/giuliagandini…
108: On The Backs Of Salmon
Dec 27, 2018 • 24 min
Producer Miles Whitworth discusses his documentary, On The Backs Of Salmon, & Ballard High School alumni Casey Chamberlain discusses Ballard’s Digital Filmmaking program with NFFTY programmer and former Festival Manager, Robert Speewack. On The Backs Of…
107: The Decemberists - Severed & The Venus Project - Won’t Hurt
Dec 20, 2018 • 23 min
Director Morgan Gruer discusses her music videos, The Decemberists - Severed & The Venus Project - Won’t Hurt, with NFFTY programmer and former Festival Manager, Robert Speewack. Both of Morgan’s music videos screened in Musical Masterpiece at NFFTY 2018…
106: The Mess He Made
Dec 13, 2018 • 25 min
Director Matthew Puccini discusses his film, The Mess He Made, with NFFTY Co-Founder and Interim Managing Director, Kyle Seago. The Mess He Made screened in Centerpiece at NFFTY 2018 Presented by Oculus. Keep up with Matthew Puccini: Website:…
105: Esperanza Y Futuro & Xuan
Dec 6, 2018 • 23 min
Director Claire Imler discusses her films, Esperanza Y Futuro & Xuan, with NFFTY programmer and former Executive Director, Stefanie Malone. Xuan screened in the A Globe Less Traveled at NFFTY 2018 Presented by Oculus. Esperanza Y Futuro screened and won…
104: Fairies! No Mercenaries - Swansong
Nov 29, 2018 • 21 min
Director Ben Kadie discusses his music video, Fairies! No Mercenaries - Swansong, with NFFTY programmer and former Program Manager, Todd Kaumans. Fairies! No Mercenaries - Swansong screened in Centerpiece at NFFTY 2018 Presented by Oculus. Keep up with…
103: Dragon Inn 3 - Backstabber
Nov 22, 2018 • 23 min
Director Josh Pfaff discusses his music video, Dragon Inn 3 - Backstabber, with NFFTY programmer and former Festival Manager, Robert Speewack. Dragon Inn 3 - Backstabber screened in Throwbacks at NFFTY 2018 Presented by Oculus and won the Best Music Video…
Coming Soon: Save The D8!
Nov 16, 2018 • 1 min
Coming soon from Partyfish Media: Save The D8, a brand new realplay roleplaying podcast where YOU get to help write our story! Join us on our Save The D8 adventure, along with Top Card, Oddthrill, Kragl, & Kangore, for weekly adventures featuring YOUR…
102: Period. End Of Sentence.
Nov 15, 2018 • 23 min
Director Rayka Zehtabchi & Executive Producer Helen Yenser discuss their film, Period. End Of Sentence., with NFFTY programmer and former Executive Director, Stefanie Malone. Period. End Of Sentence. screened and won the Audience Award at Opening Night at…
101: Every Grain Of Rice
Nov 8, 2018 • 19 min
Director Carol Nguyen discusses her film, Every Grain Of Rice, with NFFTY programmer and former Festival Manager, Robert Speewack. Every Grain Of Rice screened in Opening Night at NFFTY 2018 Presented by Oculus. Keep up with Carol Nguyen: Website:…
Coming Soon: The NFFTY Podcast!
Nov 1, 2018 • 1 min
Coming soon from Partyfish Media: The NFFTY Podcast, recorded during NFFTY 2018 presented by Oculus, in Seattle, WA. The National Film Festival for Talented Youth is the world’s largest for filmmakers age 24 and younger and is proud to spotlight its 2018…