We're On Hiatus!

Hey Guys, we're taking a break to recharge and focus on some filmmaking projects so that we have more stories to tell you and more people to bring on for an interview!

Stay Tuned and have a listen to our back catalogue if you want to catch up!

Also we highly recommend the other brilliant shows on our network available wherever you get your podcasts and also thatsnotcanon.com 

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Getting Sketchy with Cheeky Moon

It's Sketch Time! or Skit TIme??? What is the difference between the two? We go into that and more! Special Guests Cheeky Moon are skech comedy creators who join us to talk about the art of Sketch Comedy.

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Brisbane Backyard Film Festival

This week we interview another Film Festival Producer about what it takes to get in and what film festivals are looking for!

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My First Feature Volume 2

We are joined by another first time feature filmmaker! Britt Kynde had her debut as writer/director and star of CURSED! The guys chat to her about the trials and triumphs of going it alone and how to make a feature film on no money.

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Meta Moments

Things get self-referential as we dive into movies within movies, stories about stories and filmmakers depicting filmmakers! What do we mean when we say meta? When is it parody and when is it serious drama and we make sure to demolish the 4th wall while we're at it!

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BIONICLE - A Commentary

It's the newest Commentary! This time the guys give their thoughts on the animated classic(?) Bionicle Mask of Light based on the Lego property.

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Improvising an Episode

YES.... AND we're doing a brand new episode and throwing out the rundown! This week we wanted to talk about improvising in film and decided to improvise the episode too!

Guest Zane C Weber joins us to talk about the values and shortcomings of improv in film and TV.

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Lost Art of Parody

It's an Epic Movie! It's a Date Movie! It's... another bad parody??!! (we're looking at you Meet The Spartans) we dive into the (lost?) art of the parody this week and how random references, do not, a joke, make.

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CGI vs Practical Effects

It's the big debate, which is a purer form of cinema? The rangers divided into the technicalities of both,their limitations, how David Fincher uses invisible CGI, why Guillermo del Toro loves practical monsters and many many more!

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MY FIRST FEATURE vol 1

Have you always dreamed of making a feature film, but don't know where to start? You're in luck! Today the guys interviewed the first of several first-time feature filmmakers about their experiences and lessons learne dso you can have the motivation to make one yourself! This week we had Stewart Tyrrell who's in the middle of shooting "Brisbane" a romantic comedy set in and around Queensland's capital city.

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Reimagined

Reboots, Remakes, Reimaginings, what do they all mean? We dive into the meanings of all these terms and ask, how many reboots is too many reboots and are we in peak A Star is Born universe?

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Casting Call

We need a 6ft nerdy type! But do it like you're cllimbing a mountain! This week we're taking the casting couch for a spin and talking about the casting process with guest Kyle McCallion from Friends of Atticus

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Ben Foster: Underrated

It's time to look at another under-appreciated talent! This time it's the Angel himself, BEN FOESTER! You'll know him from X-Men 3 and Warcraft, but have you seen all his cinematic Deep Cuts?

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2019 in Film and TV

It's time to look to the future!!! What movies and TV shows are our hosts excited for! What is overhyped? Listen to find out!

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Mystery & Suspense

What's this episode about you ask?... it's gonna be legen.... wait for it...

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Dary!

Was that suspenseful? This week we dive into what we can learn from Myster and suspense and how it applies to our own work as well as others'.

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RAIDERS OF THE LOST ARCS

No, not the ark filled with the power of God, it's Arcs as in CHARACTER ARCS! We're talking how and why character need arcs in narrative films. What it says about the themes and how we each approach character arcs in our own work.

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FAVOURITE FILMS 2018

It's the episode you've all been waiting for! What a year it's been! Will our choices match with the Oscars? or even Your own favourite films? Listen and find out!

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Top TV 2018

It's the time of the year for TOP lists, and this week: hosts present their favourite and the BEST Television shows of 2018, from Haunted Houses to Puberty, Female Stand ups to murdered lawyers, it's definitely been a hell of a year for Television!

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A Very Dark Christmas

Jingle Bells, Santa KILLS! Things go a bit evil this Christmas as we dive into the Darker side of Holiday cinema. From gems like Silent Night Deadly Night to Christmas Evil we ask, what does it take to fuck with the joy of the holidays?

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