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26 – Jorge Gutierrez – The Book Of Life Movie

TheSparkAndTheArt.com/26 – Jorge Gutierrez is the writer and director of the animated movie The Book Of Life. This movie is just the latest in a long line of animated creations and projects he’s worked on and while he jokes that it may be his last movie I’m certain that this is not the last you…

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25 – Telling Stories vs Being a Storyteller

TheSparkAndTheArt.com/25 – I’m not saying telling stories isn’t important I’m just saying not everyone is a storyteller. 

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24 – Stefan Sagmeister

TheSparkAndTheArt.com/24 – Stefan Sagmeister is basically a design legend. He has a career close to 25 years long and has won Grammy’s for packaging design for the Talking Heads and almost all the prestigious design awards there are. We talk about the importance of money. We talk about the importance of doing personal projects. We…

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23 – Making mistakes makes us beter

TheSparkAndTheArt.com/23 – If you never make a mistake you never make yourself better. In today’s episode I talk how making mistakes on purpose can help you out. I also ask if I can borrow your time machine. 

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22 – The art and business of filmmaking with Luke Black

Today’s interview is Luke Black. Luke is a writer/producer working in Toronto, Canada. He has spent a large amount of time pursuing his passion of making films (he estimates about 15 shorts so far). One of his most recent ventures as producer has landed a spot at the Toronto International Film Festival.  We talk about…

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21 – No Decision is still a decision

TheSparkAndTheArt.com/21 – How does not making a decision actually equate to making a decision? How can you move forward even if you can’t make up your mind? Today’s podcast contains a quick solution to helping you get past the decision paralysis. 

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20 – Bill And Sons Towing with Mark De Angelis

TheSparkAndTheArt.com/20 – Today’s guest is Canadian Writer, Director and producer Mark De Angelis. After Mark spends his day writing for other people’s shows he comes home and works on his own projects. And not just small projects either. Mark has finished two seasons of his web series Bill and Sons Towing. In our chat we…

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19 – Create for yourself first. Then share it with someone else.

TheSparkAndTheArt/19 – Is it sometimes hard to know why you are creating things?  In today’s episode I tell you why making things you enjoy first can be a very helpful mindset for keeping yourself going. 

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18 – Made In Vietnam – A documentary film with Thi Vo

TheSparkAndTheArt.com/18 – This week’s episode is an interview with Thi Vo. Thi is a film maker, actor, graphic designer and Wipeout contestant (he made it across the red balls) We didn’t talk about his Wipeout appearance on the podcast but you can find a link to the episode in the show notes at TheSparkAndTheArt.com/18. He…

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17 – The Magic of Collaboration

TheSparkAndTheArt.com/17 – Collaboration is a tricky thing but the more you collaborate the bigger the rewards.  In today’s podcast I tell the story of Jason Webley who with the help of a group of his musician friends sold out an 800 seat theatre and raised $11,111 in two hours on Kickstarter. Collaboration is a tricky…

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