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Movies Matter

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Compelling interviews with filmmakers, producers, actors, and other artists committed to a world where things can still change for the better.

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Join hosts Claire Papin and Deborah Allen as they talk to a top Hollywood script doctor, Michael Ray Brown. The founder of Story Sense, Michael has more than 30 years' experience helping writers create successful screenplays. A story... more

Join host Claire Papin and screenwriter Deborah Allen as they interview director Mike Buffo, founder of HARA Motion Pictures and Conservatory in Monterey, CA. Mike is directing the independent film, JANE,slated to begin shooting... more

Join hosts Claire Papin and Deborah Allen as they talk with actor/activist Bill Trzeciak about inclusive casting - what does it take to help producers, directors - and audiences - continue to include the widest variety of artists on screen and... more

Join co-hosts Claire Papin and Deborah Allen as they interview Carole Dean about her lifetime commitment to independent films and why movies matter. Carole is the executive director of the film funding organization, From the Heart... more

Co-host Claire Papin interviews host and screenwriter Deborah Allen about her feature film, Jane, currently in development. The film follows a 15-year-old girl as she embarks on a healing journey after a high profile sexual assault. Join... more
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