Behind the Scenes

Series produced by Andrea Chase

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Filmmakers talk with Andrea Chase

Smart, but never stuffy, Andrea Chase draws out filmmakers by asking the questions others don't think of, but wish they had. New insights, unexpected revelations, and a wry sense of humor set this interview series apart.


604 Pieces

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John Hoffman and Peter Staley talk science, politics, and telling the truth.

  • Added: Sep 18, 2021
  • Length: 27:55
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Vicente Amorim talks betrayal, justice, and the resonance of color.

  • Added: Sep 02, 2021
  • Length: 19:20
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Mark O’Brien talks burdens, a license for surrealism, and why god is scarier than the devil.

  • Added: Aug 25, 2021
  • Length: 19:46
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Perry Blackshear, Evan Dumouchel, MacLeod Andrews, and Libby Ewing talk exorcisms, smirks, and hanging on to hope.

  • Added: Aug 18, 2021
  • Length: 23:59
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Harry Greenberger talks allegories, kindness, and the creepiness of the traditional rom-com.

  • Added: Jul 24, 2021
  • Length: 19:09
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Wyatt Rockefeller talks familiarity, being accommodating, and the necessity of hope.

  • Added: Jul 23, 2021
  • Length: 11:59
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Shahad Ameen talks defining courage, mermaids as metaphor, and bold post-production moves.

  • Added: Jul 05, 2021
  • Length: 14:28
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Damian McCarthy talks fresh tropes, being visually strategic, and going with his gut.

  • Added: Jun 14, 2021
  • Length: 11:03
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Founder and Head Berry John Wilson talks Faustian deals, Eddie Murphy’s bad choices, and why “winners” should embrace their Razzies.

  • Added: Apr 23, 2021
  • Length: 32:22
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Skye Fitzgerald talks small gestures, bearing witness, and the element of hope.

  • Added: Apr 21, 2021
  • Length: 33:29
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Dana Nachman talks sitting by the phone, having a game plan, and being a preemie.

  • Added: Dec 03, 2020
  • Length: 14:06
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John Dower talks waking up in the middle of the night, being shot down, and getting the impossible interview.

  • Added: Nov 24, 2020
  • Length: 16:52
Caption: Kyle Marvin and Michael Angelo Covino, San Francisco, CA, 4/5/2020, Credit: Andrea Chase
Michael Angelo Covino and Kyle Marvin talk polarities, bribing ranchers, and whether Rambo cried.

  • Added: Nov 13, 2020
  • Length: 21:55
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Judith Ehrlich talks learning lessons, fair use, and the power of words.

  • Added: Oct 22, 2020
  • Length: 21:19
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Aaron Wolf talks rooting for the underdog, doing his homework, and Graham Greene’s eyes.

  • Added: Oct 18, 2020
  • Length: 14:44
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Tom Dolby talks digital snow, Grape Nuts®, and having Lena Olin as a partner.

  • Added: Sep 24, 2020
  • Length: 16:01
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Dave Franco talks logistics, light-headedness, and channeling his paranoia.

  • Added: Jul 23, 2020
  • Length: 12:15
Caption: Ben Mendelsohn, San Francisco, February 15, 2020, Credit: Andrea Chase
Ben Mendelsohn talks the Australian psyche, being present, and his joyous curiosity

  • Added: Jun 19, 2020
  • Length: 14:07
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John Wilson talks fairness, degrees of badness, and fulfilling his prime Razzie fantasy

  • Added: Mar 11, 2020
  • Length: 31:58
Caption: Will Forte, San Francisco, CA 2/17/2020, Credit: Andrea Chase
Will Forte talks going slow, fighting kismet, and being tempted.

  • Added: Mar 06, 2020
  • Length: 07:44