284 episodes

Just Shoot It is a podcast about directing hosted by directors. Each week we interview filmmakers on writing, cinematography, development and acting to learn how to build a successful career as a filmmaker in the Hollywood industry.
See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.

Just Shoot It: A Podcast about Filmmaking, Screenwriting and Directing Filmmakers Matt Enlow & Oren Kaplan

    • TV & Film
    • 4.8 • 227 Ratings

Just Shoot It is a podcast about directing hosted by directors. Each week we interview filmmakers on writing, cinematography, development and acting to learn how to build a successful career as a filmmaker in the Hollywood industry.
See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.

    Breaking Your Story w/ Screenwriter Devon Kelly - Just Shoot It 295

    Breaking Your Story w/ Screenwriter Devon Kelly - Just Shoot It 295

    Writer Devon Kelly joins Oren and Carlyn on the pod today to talk all things writing, script development, and working with a writer partner.  
    Unpaid Endorsements:
    Oren: Stuffing flavored potato chips at Trader Joes, invest in a good microphone 
    Carlyn: The novel Beautiful World Where are You
    Devon: sunscreen, don’t drink alcohol  
    Contribute to the Just Shoot It Patreon and help support the show.
    Send feedback or questions to @justshootitpod or justshootitpod@gmail.com.
    Follow Matt on twitter and instagram.
    Follow Oren on twitter and instagram.
    Wanna be on the show? Call us with a question at (262) 6-SHOOT-1, and we’ll air your voicemail on the show.
    Show your support: rate and review us on iTunes. apple.co/2fl9ojy
    See who our guests are a week early on our instagram @JustshootItPod
    Music was provided by the free music archive and by Jahzzar.
    Each week on Just Shoot It we interview your directors, screenwriters, editors, cinematographers, and actors, and learn how they became successful, working content creators. We’ll share tips and stories of how people in the entertainment industry forced their ways into sustainable careers. We’re all about getting off your butt and making your own videos.

    See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.

    • 1 hr 7 min
    A Freelancer's Schedule w/ Matt & Oren - Just Shoot It 294

    A Freelancer's Schedule w/ Matt & Oren - Just Shoot It 294

    Today Matt & Oren talk about keeping yourself and your friends accountable when life changes/gets busy, and we concoct the optimal filmmakers schedule when you have a fews days off. 
    Unpaid Endorsements:
    Oren: Phillips sonicate electric toothbrush, coolers.co, press your power button three ties on your phone and it will call 911
    Matt: a youtube channel called caught in providence, a Tom Cardy song called HYCYBH
    Contribute to the Just Shoot It Patreon and help support the show.
    Send feedback or questions to @justshootitpod or justshootitpod@gmail.com.
    Follow Matt on twitter and instagram.
    Follow Oren on twitter and instagram.
    Wanna be on the show? Call us with a question at (262) 6-SHOOT-1, and we’ll air your voicemail on the show.
    Show your support: rate and review us on iTunes. apple.co/2fl9ojy
    See who our guests are a week early on our instagram @JustshootItPod
    Music was provided by the free music archive and by Jahzzar.
    Each week on Just Shoot It we interview your directors, screenwriters, editors, cinematographers, and actors, and learn how they became successful, working content creators. We’ll share tips and stories of how people in the entertainment industry forced their ways into sustainable careers. We’re all about getting off your butt and making your own videos.

    See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.

    • 56 min
    Making a Commercial Indie w/the ‘See You Next Christmas’ Filmmakers - Just Shoot It 293

    Making a Commercial Indie w/the ‘See You Next Christmas’ Filmmakers - Just Shoot It 293

    This week we’re talking with Christine Weatherup, Beatriz Chahin, and Matt Enlow about their upcoming film See You Next Christmas. Regular listeners will recognize the film from hearing Matt chat about it over the past year and a half. Today we go more in depth to the making of the film, and chat about taking on the role of director for an indie film. 
    Unpaid Endorsements:
    Oren: avatarsdk.com to get a 3D model of yourself, 
    Matt: creating community for yourself 
    Bea: hobbies to momentarily step away from your busy film life 
    Chrissy: think about the trailer when writing your script, and have a character say what the movie is about
    Contribute to the Just Shoot It Patreon and help support the show.
    Send feedback or questions to @justshootitpod or justshootitpod@gmail.com.
    Follow Matt on twitter and instagram.
    Follow Oren on twitter and instagram.
    Wanna be on the show? Call us with a question at (262) 6-SHOOT-1, and we’ll air your voicemail on the show.
    Show your support: rate and review us on iTunes. apple.co/2fl9ojy
    See who our guests are a week early on our instagram @JustshootItPod
    Music was provided by the free music archive and by Jahzzar.
    Each week on Just Shoot It we interview your directors, screenwriters, editors, cinematographers, and actors, and learn how they became successful, working content creators. We’ll share tips and stories of how people in the entertainment industry forced their ways into sustainable careers. We’re all about getting off your butt and making your own videos.

    See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.

    • 1 hr 35 min
    How to Shoot 'Game of Thrones' w/DP Kramer Morgenthau - Just Shoot It 292

    How to Shoot 'Game of Thrones' w/DP Kramer Morgenthau - Just Shoot It 292

    Today we talk with DP Kramer Morgenthau; best known for his work in films such as Thor: The Dark World, Creed II, The Many Saints of Newark, and the TV show Game of Thrones.
    Unpaid Endorsements:
    Oren: mynoise.net, and a knack bag
    Matt: Only Murderer’s in the Building
    Kramer: Chicken camera, A7s iii, Rs2
    Contribute to the Just Shoot It Patreon and help support the show.
    Send feedback or questions to @justshootitpod or justshootitpod@gmail.com.
    Follow Matt on twitter and instagram.
    Follow Oren on twitter and instagram.
    Wanna be on the show? Call us with a question at (262) 6-SHOOT-1, and we’ll air your voicemail on the show.
    Show your support: rate and review us on iTunes. apple.co/2fl9ojy
    See who our guests are a week early on our instagram @JustshootItPod
    Music was provided by the free music archive and by Jahzzar.
    Each week on Just Shoot It we interview your directors, screenwriters, editors, cinematographers, and actors, and learn how they became successful, working content creators. We’ll share tips and stories of how people in the entertainment industry forced their ways into sustainable careers. We’re all about getting off your butt and making your own videos.

    See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.

    • 1 hr 5 min
    Indie Animation w/ 'The Spine of Night' Filmmakers - Just Shoot It 291

    Indie Animation w/ 'The Spine of Night' Filmmakers - Just Shoot It 291

    ‘The Spine of Night’ creators Philip Gelatt and Morgan Galen King chat with us about the details of making their hit SXSW animation. 
    Unpaid Endorsements:
    Oren: the select subject tool in photoshop, and the BTS of a film called ‘Soy Cuba’
    Matt: The 1977 animated film ‘Wizards’
    Morgan: The Provider by Matt Smith
    Phil: Metroid Dread on switch, and the true crime book called ‘Occupied City’
    Contribute to the Just Shoot It Patreon and help support the show.
    Send feedback or questions to @justshootitpod or justshootitpod@gmail.com.
    Follow Matt on twitter and instagram.
    Follow Oren on twitter and instagram.
    Wanna be on the show? Call us with a question at (262) 6-SHOOT-1, and we’ll air your voicemail on the show.
    Show your support: rate and review us on iTunes. apple.co/2fl9ojy
    See who our guests are a week early on our instagram @JustshootItPod
    Music was provided by the free music archive and by Jahzzar.
    Each week on Just Shoot It we interview your directors, screenwriters, editors, cinematographers, and actors, and learn how they became successful, working content creators. We’ll share tips and stories of how people in the entertainment industry forced their ways into sustainable careers. We’re all about getting off your butt and making your own videos.

    See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.

    • 59 min
    Finding an Angle - Just Shoot It 290

    Finding an Angle - Just Shoot It 290

    Matt & Oren talk new tech, adding your spin onto existing projects that already have a formula, and the director/crew dynamic when it comes to making decisions. 
    Oren: tenminuteemail.com, and the perfect cocktail to get your dialogue to sound great
    Matt: A clip called ‘Not This But..’ from a show called That Mitchell and Webb Look
    Contribute to the Just Shoot It Patreon and help support the show.
    Send feedback or questions to @justshootitpod or justshootitpod@gmail.com.
    Follow Matt on twitter and instagram.
    Follow Oren on twitter and instagram.
    Wanna be on the show? Call us with a question at (262) 6-SHOOT-1, and we’ll air your voicemail on the show.
    Show your support: rate and review us on iTunes. apple.co/2fl9ojy
    See who our guests are a week early on our instagram @JustshootItPod
    Music was provided by the free music archive and by Jahzzar.
    Each week on Just Shoot It we interview your directors, screenwriters, editors, cinematographers, and actors, and learn how they became successful, working content creators. We’ll share tips and stories of how people in the entertainment industry forced their ways into sustainable careers. We’re all about getting off your butt and making your own videos.

    See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.

    • 1 hr 9 min

Customer Reviews

4.8 out of 5
227 Ratings

227 Ratings

Macduffy Boy ,

An actor appreciates

Show keeps getting better and better and better. . . .

jcyoung189 ,

Best Podcast Ever!

Matt and Oren are awesome! I love their take on things, and they make the entertianment/production industry sound fun and exciting. Lots of cool insight for sure.

derekwayneaiello ,

Lots of Learning

Lots of things to learn from. Lots of great advice!

Top Podcasts In TV & Film

You Might Also Like