Episodes
Originally recorded on YouTube Live on June 4, 2021. Audio edited by Kiara Horowitz. Interview by Scott Wiser: A Director, Animator on projects for Indies, Fox, DreamWorks, etc.  Creator of original feature-film pitches (in the form of self-published books, short films, etc.)   Get updates from Scott Wiser by:  1. Subscribing to this channel and/or 2. Signing up for the newsletter and www.scottwiser.com/follow  Daniel Harmon began his journey into animation as an internet marketer, but not...
Published 06/08/21
Originally recorded on YouTube Live on May 7, 2021. Audio edited by Kiara Horowitz. Interview by Scott Wiser: A Director, Animator on projects for Indies, Fox , DreamWorks, etc.   Creator of original feature-film pitches (in the form of self-published books, short films, etc.)   Get updates from Scott Wiser by:  1. Subscribing to this channel and/or 2. Signing up for the newsletter and www.scottwiser.com/follow   Stephen Weese is a voice-over producer and director with a demonstrated...
Published 05/11/21
Originally recorded on YouTube Live on April 2, 2021. Audio edited by Kiara Horowitz. Interview by Scott Wiser: A Director, Animator on projects for DreamWorks, Fox, and Indies. Creator of original feature-film pitches (in the form of self-published books and short films).   Brian McDonald is my personal favorite story guru and has become a good friend over the years. He has consulted at Pixar, Disney, Dreamworks, etc, has written winning screenplays which have been made into both films and...
Published 04/10/21
Originally recorded on YouTube Live March 5, 2021. Audio edited by Kiara Horowitz. Interview by Scott Wiser:  A Director, Animator on projects for DreamWorks, Fox, and Indies. Creator of original feature-film pitches (in the form of self-published books and short films).   Though Tom Bancroft is best know for his animation on Mulan and his character design of Mushu, his influence extends way beyond that. He is rethinking the animation industry with his new studio, pencilish.com, co-hosts...
Published 03/09/21
Interview by Scott Wiser: A Director, Animator on projects for DreamWorks, Fox, and Indies. Creator of original feature-film pitches (in the form of self-published books and short films).   You may know Jeff Bell for his CG and VFX work on ‘Everyone’s Hero,’ ‘Hoodwinked 2’ or ‘Ozzy.’ But he’s also a software developer; he was part of the team that brought Maya to market in the 90s. These worlds collided when his company Tangent Animation was producing Next Gen, the first Netflix feature done...
Published 02/09/21
Originally recorded on YouTube Live on Jan 8, 2021. Audio edited by Kiara Horowitz. Interview by Scott Wiser: A Director, Animator on projects for DreamWorks, Fox, and Indies. Creator of original feature-film pitches (in the form of self-published books and short films).  Pablo has worked for years as both a 2d and CG animator and is currently co-directing the animation on the upcoming Spongebob Kamp Koral series. He is also creating his own zany series, Prepper Farms, which has been put on...
Published 01/13/21
Originally recorded on YouTube Live on Dec 4, 2020. Audio edited by Kiara Horowitz. Interview by Scott Wiser: A Director, Animator on projects for DreamWorks, Fox, and Indies. Creator of original feature-film pitches (in the form of self-published books and short films).   Arnie Lebovit is not only the foremost expert of animation visionary George Pal, he also knew 4 of animation's "nine old men", Disney, and several other visionaries in the animation industry. Arnie directed the creation...
Published 12/08/20
Originally recorded on Nov 13, 2020 on YouTube Live. Audio edited by Kiara Horowitz. Interview by Scott Wiser: A Director, Animator on projects for DreamWorks, Fox, and Indies. Creator of original feature-film pitches (in the form of self-published books and short films).   Get updates from Scott Wiser by:  1. Subscribing to this channel and/or 2. Signing up for the newsletter and www.scottwiser.com/follow   Aaron is an independent film composer who is breaking the mold of "LA-based-only"...
Published 11/17/20
Originally recorded on YouTube Live October 2, 2020. Audio edited by Kiara Horowitz. Interview by Scott Wiser: A Director, Animator on projects for DreamWorks, Fox, and Indies. Creator of original feature-film pitches (in the form of self-published books and short films).   Get updates from Scott Wiser by:  1. Subscribing to this channel and/or 2. Signing up for the newsletter and www.scottwiser.com/follow   Ryan Leach was the composer for my short film, Layers. He's now an award-winning...
Published 10/06/20
Originally recorded on September 4, 2020 on YouTube Live. Audio version edited by Kiara Horowitz. Interview by Scott Wiser:  A Director, Animator on projects for DreamWorks, Fox, and Indies. Creator of original feature-film pitches (in the form of self-published books and short films).   Get updates from Scott Wiser by:  1. Subscribing to this channel and/or  2. Signing up for the newsletter and www.scottwiser.com/follow  Denver Jackson is known for his work on The Wishing Jar (2016),...
Published 09/09/20
Originally recorded on August 7, 2020 on YouTube Live. Audio edited by Kiara Horowitz. Interview by Scott Wiser:  A Director, Animator on projects for DreamWorks, Fox, and Indies.  Creator of original feature-film pitches (in the form of self-published books)   Get updates from Scott Wiser by:  1. Subscribing to this channel and/or  2. Signing up for the newsletter and www.scottwiser.com/follow   Bill Joyce is an entertainment master. He began as a successful, widely publishing...
Published 08/11/20
Originally recorded on YouTube Live on July 3, 2020. Interview by Scott Wiser: A Director, Animator on projects for DreamWorks, Fox, and Indies. Creator of original feature-film pitches (in the form of self-published books and short films).   Get updates from Scott Wiser by:   1. Subscribing to this channel and/or  2. Signing up for the newsletter and www.scottwiser.com/follow   Jalil has worked many years in the animation industry at Dreamworks, Weta, Rhythm & Hues, etc. He created...
Published 07/07/20
Originally recorded live on YouTube June 5, 2020. Interview by Scott Wiser:  A Director, Animator on projects for DreamWorks, Fox, and Indies. Creator of original feature-film pitches (in the form of self-published books)   Get updates from Scott Wiser by:  1. Subscribing to this channel and/or  2. Signing up for the newsletter and www.scottwiser.com/follow   Michael Flaherty has two decades of experience as a film company President, CEO, Executive Producer of Several Major Motion...
Published 06/08/20
Originally recorded on YouTube Live May 8, 2020. Interview by Scott Wiser:  A Director, Animator on projects for DreamWorks, Fox, and Indies.  Creator of original feature-film pitches (in the form of self-published books and short films).   Get updates from Scott Wiser by:   1. Subscribing to this channel and/or  2. Signing up for the newsletter and www.scottwiser.com/follow   David Wilson serves as the Lead Animator for many Magic Leap Studios’ projects. He has enjoyed working across...
Published 05/11/20
Originally recorded on YouTube Live April 3, 2020. Interview by Scott Wiser: A Director, Animator on projects for DreamWorks, Fox, and Indies. Creator of original feature-film pitches (in the form of self-published books)   Get updates from Scott Wiser by:   1. Subscribing to this channel and/or 2. Signing up for the newsletter and www.scottwiser.com/follow   Brenda Chapman was a Disney story artist on films such as Beauty & The Beast and The Lion King. She then Co-Directed Prince of...
Published 04/07/20
Published 04/07/20
Originally recorded on YouTube Live on March 6, 2020. Interview by Scott Wiser: A Director, Animator on projects for DreamWorks, Fox, and Indies. Creator of original feature-film pitches (in the form of self-published books and short films).   Get updates from Scott Wiser by:   1. Subscribing to this channel and/or  2. Signing up for the newsletter and www.scottwiser.com/follow   Jasmine and Mike co-founded the https://academyofanimatedart.com/ and have helped several students break into...
Published 03/07/20
Originally recorded live on YouTube Feb 6, 2020. Interview by Scott Wiser: A Director, Animator on projects for DreamWorks, Fox, and Indies. Creator of original feature-film pitches (in the form of self-published books)  Get updates from Scott Wiser by:  1. Subscribing to this channel and/or 2. Signing up for the newsletter and www.scottwiser.com/follow  From Wikipedia: Kevin Lima (born June 12, 1962) is an American film director who has directed a number of Disney films including his...
Published 02/11/20
Originally recorded on YouTube live Jan 4, 2020. Interview by Scott Wiser: A Director, Animator on projects for DreamWorks, Fox, and Indies. Creator of original feature-film pitches (in the form of self-published books)   Get updates from Scott Wiser by:  1. Subscribing to this channel and/or 2. Signing up for the newsletter and www.scottwiser.com/follow   See Glenn's work at: https://www.instagram.com/thegr8ful_dad  Glenn is the Head of Story at Skydance Animation, drawing on his...
Published 01/16/20
Originally recorded on YouTube live Dec 6, 2019. Interview by Scott Wiser: A Director, Animator on projects for DreamWorks, Fox, and Indies. Creator of original feature-film pitches (in the form of self-published books)   Get updates from Scott Wiser by:  1. Subscribing to this channel and/or 2. Signing up for the newsletter and www.scottwiser.com/follow   See Robert Kondo's work at: https://www.instagram.com/robertkondo/ http://www.tonkohouse.com/  Robert Kondo began his career in visual...
Published 01/15/20
Originally recorded on YouTube live Nov 1, 2019. Interview by Scott Wiser: A Director, Animator on projects for DreamWorks, Fox, and Indies. Creator of original feature-film pitches (in the form of self-published books)   Get updates from Scott Wiser by:  1. Subscribing to this channel and/or  2. Signing up for the newsletter and www.scottwiser.com/follow   Follow Brenda at: https://www.instagram.com/brendaagilb...  Brenda Gilbert is the co-founder of BRON Media Corp and the President of...
Published 01/14/20
Originally recorded live on YouTube Oct 1, 2019. Interview by Scott Wiser: A Director, Animator on projects for DreamWorks, Fox, and Indies. Creator of original feature-film pitches (in the form of self-published books)   Get updates from Scott Wiser by:  1. Subscribing to this channel and/or 2. Signing up for the newsletter and www.scottwiser.com/follow   Follow Brandon at: https://www.instagram.com/flightschoo... https://twitter.com/Brandonbot...
Published 01/13/20
Originally recorded on YouTube live Sep 10, 2019. Interview by Scott Wiser: A Director, Animator on projects for DreamWorks, Fox, and Indies. Creator of original feature-film pitches (in the form of self-published books)   Originally recorded live on Youtube Get updates from Scott Wiser by:  1. Subscribing to this channel and/or 2. Signing up for the newsletter and www.scottwiser.com/follow   Follow Tony Bancroft at: https://www.instagram.com/pumbaaguy/ His Book:...
Published 01/09/20