In this podcast series, Carolyn Giardina, Tech Editor for The Hollywood Reporter, extends her coverage of the filmmaking crafts. She will be talking with the cinematographers, editors, production designers, composers, visual effects supervisors, and other leading artists that bring the magic of motion pictures to theaters. Subscribe now to receive episodes of this inspired new series that shines a light on the artists that spend most of their time behind the screen.
Hosted by: Carolyn Giardina
Produced by: Matthew Whitehurst and Joshua Farnham
'Behind the Screen' is hosted by www.Simplecast.com
'Watchmen' - Trent Reznor & Atticus Ross
On this special episode, Carolyn gets together virtually with Trent Reznor and Atticus Ross, the talent behind the soundtrack for HBO's 'Watchmen.' The collaborators talk through some of their tracks for the show as well as how they came to be apart of the Damon Lindelof mini-series.
'Trolls World Tour' - Justin Timberlake & Ludwig Göransson
On this week's episode, Carolyn is joined remotely by award winning songwriter Justin Timberlake and academy award winning composer Ludwig Göransson to discuss their work on Dreamworks' 'Trolls World Tour'. They dive into their collaborative writing process, how they worked with the filmmakers to cast roles for musicians, and why Timberlake arriving late to a session led to an unexpected creative breakthrough for the team.
'Tiger King' - Doug Abel
On this week's episode, Carolyn is joined by editor Doug Abel via video conference to discuss his work on Netflix docuseries, 'Tiger King'. He shares how the story evolved over the years, which characters were difficult to cover, and why certain scenes were left on the cutting room floor.
Behind The Screen Presents: 2020 Academy Awards Crafts Guide
On this Oscars week special, Carolyn sits down with THR's senior awards analyst Scott Feinberg to discuss their predictions for winners in crafts categories at the 92nd Academy Awards. The pair dive into statistics of previous award winners and how they could play a large part in hinting at this year's winners.
'Star Wars: The Rise of Skywalker' - Matthew Wood & David Acord
On this week's episode, Carolyn sits down with supervising sound editor Matthew Wood and supervising sound editor and & sound designer David Acord to discuss their work on J.J. Abrams' 'Star Wars: The Rise of Skywalker'. The pair share how they created new interpretations of legacy sounds, why the voice of character Babu Frik surprised them, and how baby Yoda's creature vocals changed throughout post production.
'The Irishman' - Thelma Schoonmaker
On this week's episode, Carolyn is joined by legendary editor Thelma Schoonmaker to discuss her work on Martin Scorsese's 'The Irishman'. She shares stories of the path that led her to work in the film industry, the collaborative nature of editing with Scorsese over the past four decades, and upcoming projects she is currently working on.