The Video Shop Episode 3

March 21, 2017

On this episode, host Paul Williams updates the progress of his latest short film, "The Silver Screen."  Joined by producer Chad Martin, they geek out about Kong: Skull Island.  Paul and JC then enter a deep dive discussion about Jordan Peele's Get Out (spoilers abound!).  After effusively praising Jordan Peele's directorial debut, Paul give his third weekly recommendation, Fred Dekker's cult classic Night of the Creeps (1986).  Paul, Chad and JC conclude the show by imploring aspiring artists  to pursue their dreams.  If you feel inspired to create, whether it be via filmmaking, podcasting, writing or any other creative pursuit, go for it!  Follow The Video Shop on Facebook @thevideoshoppodcast to give your thoughts, recommend films and request movies for Paul to cover on commentary tracks!  Follow Paul on Instagram @gpwills9587, Twitter @gpaulwills, Chad on Twitter @ChadMartin40, Undefined Radio on Facebook/Twitter @UndefinedRadio and JC on Twitter/Instagram @jcmartinBCB.  

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The Video Shop Episode 2

March 16, 2017

On this episode, host Paul Williams is joined by producer Chad Martin and they totally geek out about Logan, in theaters now!  Paul is also joined by JC as he discusses the Oscars, including the infamous Moonlight/ La La Land mixup.  They also discuss the importance of representation in cinema by highlighting significant films from 2016 and 2017 such as Moonlight, Get Out, and OJ: Made in America.  Paul also makes his second weekly recommendation, Joe Cornish's Attack the Block (2011).  They conclude by dissing Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice and stealing writing advice from Jordan Peele.  Follow The Video Shop on Facebook @thevideoshoppodcast to give your thoughts, recommend films and request movies for Paul to cover on commentary tracks.  Follow Paul on Instagram @gpwills9587, Twitter @gpaulwills, Chad on Twitter @ChadMartin40, Undefined Radio on Facebook/Twitter @UndefinedRadio and JC on Twitter/Instagram @jcmartinBCB.  

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The Video Shop Episode 1

March 13, 2017

Do you miss going to the video store?  Memphis filmmaker Paul Williams welcomes listeners to The Video Shop in the inaugural episode.  He discusses his history and future as a filmmaker and discusses what the format of the show will be.  He discusses and reviews the first episode of FX's Legion, The Lego Batman Movie and John Wick: Chapter 2.  He also gives the first of what will be his weekly recommendations; Adam Wingard's The Guest (2014).  He concludes the show by giving advice to aspiring writers and filmmakers about coming up with a story, characters and location and writing to stories, actors and locations that they know and can access to make a short film.  Follow Paul on Twitter @gpaulwills, Instagram @gpwills9587 and The Video Shop on Facebook @thevideoshoppodcast to give your thoughts, recommend films and request movies for Paul to cover on commentary tracks.  

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