Two Bards, One Mic – Episode 96: Mountain of a Tyler Hill

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Intro music by Randall Marsh
Description: Tyler J Hill as our Guest, Part 2 of the Constructive Criticisms of Seattle Film Community, Questions and Answers

Guest: Tyler J. Hill (IMDB)
+ Glitch (IMDB | YouTube)
+ Men of Blood (Amazon)
+ Two Bards, One Mic ep.94

Recap of Hierarchy of Needs for Good Independent Film
#1 Writing
#2 Acting

02:35. On script editing and Tyler's writing process.

13:06. On constructive criticism.
+ Avatar (IMDB)
+ FernGully (IMDB)
+ Dances with Wolves (IMDB)
+ Overton window (wiki)
+ Don't ask Avengers star Robert Downey Jr. to be in your low budget indie film (Entertainment Weekly)
+ Independent Film vs. Indie Film, according to Strong Bad (homestarrunner)

33:46. #2 Acting
(Happy Birthday Brian Lewis and Taylor Buhrman, and everyone else who recently had a birthday, and Happy Mother's Day!)
+ Left Behind (IMDB)
+ Meisner technique (wiki) 

53:11 Q. Why can actors not say no to stuff that they know is bad?

1:13:43. On the Seattle Film Community
+ Seattle Freeze (wiki)
+ Dead People (facebook)

1:38:35. On continuing the discussion


1:44:48. Amanda Cook. I'm still working my way through past podcasts, so you may have answered this already, but 1) who were your favorite fantasy/sci-fi authors as kids? And 2) who do you like to read now?
+ Jane Yolen (web), J.R.R. Tolkien (tolkien society), Stephen R. Donaldson (web), Terry Brooks (web), Clive Cussler (web),Michael Crichton (web), David Eddings (Eddings Chronicles), Raymond E. Feist (web), Isaac Asimov (web), Philip K. Dick (wiki), Ray Bradbury (web),  Maureen McHugh (web)
+ Patrick Rothfuss (web), China Mieville (wiki), George R.R. Martin (web)

1:54:36. Dennis Nichol. What would you if, one morning upon leaving your homes, there were 50 ducks hanging on or around your front doorstep?

1:55:35. Rob MacLennan. What is your favourite indie project that you did not work on, yourself? As an aside I'm still working on "The Tobin Project" but ears have turned out to be a bigger challenge than I expected. I *will* figure it out though
+ Glitch (YouTube), Scrapper (IMDB), Transolar Galactica (web)

2:01:05. Rob MacLennan. Do you have any interest in seeing the documentary "The Death of Superman Lives: What Happened?"
+ The Death of Superman Lives: What Happened? (IMDB)
+ 6 Days to Air: The Making of South Park (IMDB)
+ I Know That Voice (IMDB)
+ In a World... (IMDB)
+ That Guy... Who Was in That Thing (IMDB)

2:02:53. Seth Davis. Don and Ben announced that the JQ3 kickstarter will launch on Jan 18, 2016. Strong Like Bull, are you excited or meh?

+ What's going on with JourneyQuest3... (YouTube)

2:05:47. Seth Davis. In that same broadcast, Don and Ben also responded to some trolls that were sabotaging their current kickstarter. Have you had to deal with trolls, and if so what has been your best strategy for defusing them?
+ Feminist Frequency (Kickstarter)
+ Pilot Season (Kickstarter)

Patreon support for this podcast provided by...
Amanda Cook, Brad Roberts, Bradley Swan, DigbyDavis LLC, Donald Evans, Gordon Duke, James Herbert, Jenifer Rifenbery, Laura Adams, Lesley Sedlak, Lotta Djerf, Matthew Hunt, Mike Ott, Paula Moran, Rival Guy, Rob MacLennan, Tim Martin, Todd McKenny, Tom Brophy, Tom Stewart, Trampas Johnson, Zombie Orpheus Entertainment.

Neil deGrasse Tyson, if you're listening....
+ Neil deGrasse Tyson: Web | Facebook | StarTalk Radio
+ Cosmos [IMDB] -- on Netflix!