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https://video.pbs.org/widget/partnerplayer/2365723228/?player=WGBY-PBS&w=512&h=288&chapterbar=true&autoplay=false Rodrigo Garcia, whose credits include Albert Nobbs, Nine Lives, Mother and Child, and most recently, Last Days in the Desert, contemplates the importance of writing honest relationships in his work, and the visceral connection audiences have with stories about family. Followed by a short from... /episodes/get/42227 /episode/42227 Rodrigo Garcia on Writing Relationships /episode-player/42227

Robert Mark Kamen looks back on his long-time working relationship with Luc Besson and his approach to writing description, violence, and well-developed characters in films such as The Fifth Element, The Transporter, and the Taken franchise. Followed by Luke Patton's short film, Foos Your Daddy?, about a young man's turning point with his overbearing father on the day he leaves for college.

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Sat, 05/07/2016 - 04:00
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https://video.pbs.org/widget/partnerplayer/2365723218/?player=WGBY-PBS&w=512&h=288&chapterbar=true&autoplay=false Nicole Perlman (Guardian of the Galaxy) and Angela Kang (The Walking Dead) explore navigating a male-dominated industry as female genre writers. The women discuss tackling comic book adaptations, the importance of character development, and the fine line between staying true to the spirit of the... /episodes/get/41846 /episode/41846 Zombies and Groot - Bringing Comics to Life /episode-player/41846

Nicole Perlman (Guardian of the Galaxy) and Angela Kang (The Walking Dead) explore navigating a male-dominated industry as female genre writers. The women discuss tackling comic book adaptations, the importance of character development, and the fine line between staying true to the spirit of the source material while also breathing new life into preexisting storylines.

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Sat, 04/30/2016 - 04:00
WGBY World
Sun Nov 3rd, 6:00am
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https://video.pbs.org/widget/partnerplayer/2365713257/?player=WGBY-PBS&w=512&h=288&chapterbar=true&autoplay=false John Singleton, the youngest and first African American filmmaker to win an Academy Award® for his work on Boyz in the Hood, discusses his process, influences, and inspirations, from the work of acclaimed playwright August Wilson to pioneering directors Spike Lee and Federico Fellini. /episodes/get/41142 /episode/41142 John Singleton's Classic Influences /episode-player/41142

John Singleton, the youngest and first African American filmmaker to win an Academy Award for his work on Boyz in the Hood, discusses his process, influences, and inspirations, from the work of acclaimed playwright August Wilson to pioneering directors Spike Lee and Federico Fellini.

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Sat, 04/16/2016 - 04:00
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https://video.pbs.org/widget/partnerplayer/2365719382/?player=WGBY-PBS&w=512&h=288&chapterbar=true&autoplay=false Perhaps one of the most influential contributors to the landscape of situational comedies and progressive writing in Hollywood, Norman Lear transformed a genre known for play-it-safe humor into a platform for how Americans experience social issues. In this week’s On Story, Lear remembers a few of... /episodes/get/41365 /episode/41365 Norman Lear - A Retrospective /episode-player/41365

Perhaps one of the most influential contributors to the landscape of situational comedies and progressive writing in Hollywood, Norman Lear transformed a genre known for play-it-safe humor into a platform for how Americans experience social issues. In this week's On Story, Lear remembers a few of his favorite episodes and how he created some of the most beloved characters in the history of television.

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Sat, 04/16/2016 - 04:00
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https://video.pbs.org/widget/partnerplayer/2365535669/?player=WGBY-PBS&w=512&h=288&chapterbar=true&autoplay=false Peter Gould, writer, producer, and director of Breaking Bad and co-creator of its spinoff Better Call Saul discusses shifting gears, schemes, and swindles within the world of Saul Goodman pre-Walter White. /episodes/get/38998 /episode/38998 Better Call Saul: A Conversation with Peter Gould /episode-player/38998

Peter Gould, writer, producer, and director of Breaking Bad and co-creator of its spinoff Better Call Saul discusses shifting gears, schemes, and swindles within the world of Saul Goodman pre-Walter White.

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Tue, 07/28/2015 - 04:00
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https://video.pbs.org/widget/partnerplayer/2365533610/?player=WGBY-PBS&w=512&h=288&chapterbar=true&autoplay=false Writers (Chris Provenzano, Wendy Calhoun, Dave Adron, VJ Boyd) from the hit show Justified discuss adapting Elmore Leonard's short story for television and the evolution of the show's tone, rhythm, and setting. /episodes/get/54909 /episode/54909 Justified: Inside the Writer's Room /episode-player/54909

Writers from the hit show Justified discuss adapting Elmore Leonard's short story...

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Thu, 07/23/2015 - 04:00
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