Film writer, programmer and producer Kier-La Janisse (author of House of Psychotic Women and co-editor of the anthology book KID POWER!) looks at cult kids film and television from 1965-1985, through interviews with the people who brought these projects to life.
Episode 2: CIPHER IN THE SNOW
Kier-La talks to acclaimed poet, author, playwright and screenwriter Carol Lynn Pearson, who adapted Jean Mizer's classic short story into the 1974 Mormon film production of the same name.
Written, edited and hosted by: Kier-La Janisse
Special guest: Carol Lynn Pearson
Bonus Audio - Carol Lynn Pearson reads "Our Mother in the Movies"
Cipher in the Snow ©1974 Brigham Young University
Brigham Young ©1940 Twentieth Century-Fox Film Corporation
Mirror, Mirror ©1969 Brigham Young University
The Great Brain ©1978 Inter Planetary Pictures
Snakes ©MCMLXXV Holy Wednesday Productions, Inc.
War in Heaven - The Osmonds ℗1973 Polydor Records
Before the Beginning - The Osmonds ℗1973 Polydor Records
Are You Up There? - The Osmonds ℗1973 Polydor Records
Darlin' - The Osmonds ℗1973 Polydor Records
And Now You Know Me - The Clingers ℗1969 Columbia Records
Additional music from freemusicarchive.org:
Solitude - Entertainment for the Braindead
Travel Light - Jason Shaw
Running Water - Jason Shaw
Ghosts - Crowander
Theme Song: "Hot Fudge Holy Moley" from WXYZ-TV's The Hot Fudge Show (1974-1980)
Special Thanks to Skip Elsheimer, Dennis Nyback, Jesse Ficks, Chris Davidson and Becky Ebenkamp
Logo by Sinead Yau at Mojo Valley
Episode 1: THE DEVIL AND DANIEL MOUSE
Kier-La talks to Nelvana co-founder Clive Smith and musician John Sebastian about the 1978 Canadian Halloween special from which this podcast derives its name, as well as delving into Nelvana's early years and their ill-fated feature, Rock and Rule.