Conversations with Charlie

Conversations with Charlie

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In-depth conversations with the people that make up the film, broadcast and entertainment industry.


MATTY LIBATIQUE
Jun 24 • 90 min
Matty Libatique is truly one of the greatest cinematographers I have had the chance to work with throughout my career. Matty comes from a Filipino background but was born in New York City in Elmhurst in the borough of Queens. His father, Justiniano…
JEREMY DAWSON
Jun 23 • 70 min
Jeremy Dawson born and raised in Vancouver, Canada, he attended Harvard University with Darren Aronofsky in the late 80’s and went on to work with Darren when they created the VFX company called Amoeba Proteus to do the VFX for Darren’s company, Protozoa.…
JONATHAN GRAY
May 25 • 77 min
JONATHAN GRAY : In this episode we talk to prominent entertainment attorney, producer, story teller & Sinatra fan, JONATHAN GRAY. He’s produced and executive produced more than 60 films and has been practicing law for nearly three decades. A highly…
MITCHELL LICHTENSTEIN
May 6 • 78 min
Mitchell Lichtenstein talks about his family life, his father Roy, growing up in NJ, and his pursuit to become an actor, writer, producer and director. Mitchell’s life as an actor dates back to 1983 when he worked with Franc Roddham on “Lords of…
MIKE FIGGIS
May 1 • 93 min
Mike Figgis is an iconic film director, screenwriter, and composer. Figgis began his career as a musician. Growing up he was exposed to music early as his father was a jazz musician. In the late 60’s he started out playing trumpet and guitar in the People…
NIGEL DALY
Apr 28 • 84 min
Nigel Daly is the President of Screen International Magazine for North America. He has been based in Los Angeles since 2003. He was born and raised in Dartford, England a small provincial town southeast of London made famous for also being the town where…
JONATHAN FINEGOLD
Apr 27 • 66 min
Jonathan Finegold is the owner and founder of Fine Gold Music, a music licensing and publishing company that represents many indie labels/artists/publishers including Westbound (Funkadelic), DRAM, and Eminem. His licensing work has been heard in ads for…
BOAZ YAKIN
Apr 22 • 77 min
Boaz Yakin is a true artist in the filmmaking world and in this podcast episode we explore his creative journey from his early years growing up in New York, writing his first screenplay at the age of 19, moving to Paris for a year to take a break, writing…
MARC MEYERS
Mar 23 • 109 min
Marc Meyers, American director & screenwriter, is our guests for episode #12. Best known for his fourth feature film My Friend Dahmer, Marc discusses the adventure of building a film career, working on studio projects & his latest film ‘Human Capital”…
MICHAEL TADROSS
Mar 12 • 62 min
Michael Tadross has played a leading role in the film industry for the past three decades. On this week’s episode, the decorated producer shares his journey from kicking around as a Brooklyn kid looking for ways to hustle all the way to the success he’s…
MICHAEL HAUSMAN
Feb 18 • 79 min
Michael Hausman , mega American film producer of Brokeback Mountain is most at home on a quiet ranch. He tends towards movies with small town settings - Eternal Sunshine of the Spotless Mind, The People vs Larry Flynt - to name a couple, and was even…
ELLEN KURAS
Feb 7 • 106 min
Ellen Kuras is an American cinematographer who has an impressive body of work including narrative & documentary films, music videos and commercials in both the studio and independent worlds. One of few female members of the American Society of…
JEFF DOWD
Jan 29 • 88 min
Jeff Dow is the original DUDE from the BIG LEBOWSKI . He’s an American film producer and political activist best known as a member of the “ Seattle Seven” who went to jail following a violent protest against the war in Vietnam. He later moved to Los…
MIKE.S RYAN
Jan 24 • 98 min
Getting his start during the industry’s 1990s boom, independent film producer Mike S. Ryan began as a location manager for Ang Lee’s The Ice Storm and Todd Haynes Far From Heaven. Nominated for a“Producer of the Year” Independent Spirit award and donned…
BOB BERNEY
Jan 17 • 99 min
Bob Berney is an American producer who has a track record for success with his associated films grossing over $1 billion in U.S. Box Office revenue since 2000. A creative with an eye for selecting unconventional films with the potential to appeal to…
STEVE GUTTENBERG
Dec 20, 2019 • 70 min
Steven Robert Guttenberg is an American actor, author, businessman, producer, and director. He made his acting debut in The Boys From Brazil with Laurence Olivier and Gregory Peck. From that recognition, he attracted a variety of leading roles including…
CHRISTINE VACHON
Nov 22, 2019 • 71 min
Christine Vachon produced (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Mildred_Pierce) . CONVERSATIONS WITH CHARLIE YOUTUBE: https://tinyurl.com/vrtzr64 SPOTIFY: https://tinyurl.com/wvjfav4 APPLE PODCASTS: https://tinyurl.com/w7n8br2 WEBSITE:…
IRA DEUTCHMAN
Nov 6, 2019 • 97 min
Ira Deutchman has been making, marketing and distributing films since 1975, having worked on over 150 films including some of the most successful independent films of all time. He was one of the founders of Cinecom and later created Fine Line Features—two…
JOHN TURTURRO
Oct 16, 2019 • 69 min
John Turturro talks about his family, his life as an actor & director and his feelings about the state of the film industry today. CONVERSATIONS WITH CHARLIE YOUTUBE: https://tinyurl.com/vrtzr64 SPOTIFY: https://tinyurl.com/wvjfav4 APPLE PODCASTS:…
KEANU REEVES
Sep 24, 2019 • 66 min
Keanu Reeves talks about his early life, acting career, playing bass for his band and his love of motorcycles. CONVERSATIONS WITH CHARLIE YOUTUBE: https://tinyurl.com/vrtzr64 SPOTIFY: https://tinyurl.com/wvjfav4 APPLE PODCASTS: https://tinyurl.com/w7n8br2…