70 episodes

Film Director Ryan Little discusses the business of moviemaking with his fellow Filmmakers. Each episode new guests share stories and insights about surviving in this crazy industry.

Filmmaking Friends with Ryan Little Ryan Little

    • TV & Film
    • 5.0 • 109 Ratings

Film Director Ryan Little discusses the business of moviemaking with his fellow Filmmakers. Each episode new guests share stories and insights about surviving in this crazy industry.

    PETER SULLIVAN: Directing in the Fast Lane

    PETER SULLIVAN: Directing in the Fast Lane

    In this episode Ryan talks with Filmmaker PETER SULLIVAN (Secret Obsession, The Sandman, Christmas under Wraps, Tail of Two Coreys) about the pros and cons of being a Producer, Writer and a Director in this industry. It’s a fantastic interview full of great advice and insight.

    • 37 min
    KEONI BOWTHORPE: Shooting with Sharks

    KEONI BOWTHORPE: Shooting with Sharks

    In this episode Ryan talks with filmmaker KEONI BOWTHORPE about his documentary SAVING JAWS and what it is like to shoot underwater with these Apex Predators. It’s an amazing interview about importance of shark preservation.

    • 32 min
    RICK PAGE: Shooting Brooklyn Nine-Nine

    RICK PAGE: Shooting Brooklyn Nine-Nine

    In this episode Ryan talks with filmmaker RICK PAGE (Brooklyn Nine-Nine, High School Musical 3, Touched by an Angel, Sangin) about what it is like to be the Director of Photography on the NBC series BROOKLYN NINE-NNE.

    • 51 min
    CHRIS VANDERSCHAAF: The Art of High Speed Tabletop

    CHRIS VANDERSCHAAF: The Art of High Speed Tabletop

    In this episode Ryan talks with filmmaker CHRIS VANDERSCHAAF about what it is like to shoot super slow-mo on high tech Phantom cameras and Robotic arms to capture those perfect moments.  He has worked for such clients as: Adidas, Audi, Disney and PlayStation. 

    • 45 min
    NORMAN BUCKLEY: From Editor to Director

    NORMAN BUCKLEY: From Editor to Director

    In this episode Ryan talks with Filmmaker NORMAN BUCKLEY ( Sweet Magnolias, Pretty Little Liars, Gossip Girl, The O.C ) about his journey from full-time Editor to become a successful Television Director.  Norm shares so many great tips and tricks for up and coming directors that you’ll need a notebook to keep track of it all!   

    • 1 hr 19 min
    JOE MENENDEZ: The Director’s Brand

    JOE MENENDEZ: The Director’s Brand

    In this episode Ryan talks with fellow Film Director JOE MENENDEZ (Siren, From Dusk Till Dawn, 12 Monkeys, Legends of the Hidden Temple) about how he works as a director and how he built his directing brand. 

    • 52 min

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109 Ratings

109 Ratings

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Rob Wight ,

Great podcast!

Love this podcast! Ryan you hit on every part of the industry from directing to marketing. Your podcast touches on so much info that I don’t think of as a actor. The more you know the better the work will become. 🙏🏻 thank you for sharing your talents!

Been Acting Around ,

Great interviews and insight for actors!!

Ryan does an amazing job. It’s fascinating to hear these discussions for new actors and up and coming directors!

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