TowerCast is a podcast coming to you from filmmakers just like yourselves! Members from Tower Productions are here to talk to you about indie filmmaking!
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For all Cinema lovers out there, tune in! The WatchTower Podcast is a new podcast presented by Tower Productions' TowerCast Network. This show focuses on discussing and reviewing films that make the art of Cinema great!
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This week on the TowerCast Podcast, we have the incomparable Doug Ellin! Creator, Writer, Director, Executive Producer for Entourage the series, Entourage the movie, and serves as a host on Victory The Podcast You won’t want to miss out on our conversation on his journey as a filmmaker and show runner, advice for filmmakers and creatives, and his new podcast HollywoodWayz!
The gang gets together to talk to Writer, Director and Cinematographer Steven Bernstein. Steven has had the ability to work on films such as The Waterboy, Last Call, and Scary Movie 2. We get to talk to Steven about his career and the variation of projects he ahs gotten to work on.
The team gets together to have a discussion with Makeup Artist Barney Burman. They get to discuss his career in film and he even shows off his fake head!
Join us on for this week’s episode of TowerCast Podcast! In this episode we will break down Pre-Production process of filmmaking continuing with “Researching and Screenwriting”. The guys will discuss everything from how to identify weak points in your script and good tips to keep in mind while writing your story.
This week we are joined by the one and only Robert Foulkes on the new #TowerCastPodcast We talk to Robert about his start as a location assistant, and how he rose to be the location manager for OSCAR Award winning films such as "Ford v. Ferrari", "La La Land", and "Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri".
Join us on the Season 3 Opener of the TowerCast Podcast! In this episode we will break down Pre-Production process of filmmaking starting with “Finding YOUR STORY”. The guys will discuss everything from where to find inspirations, outlining your story, and resources you can use to help you along the way.
OUT NOW!! Join us as we talk to film maker Shane Stanley! This was an awesome conversation we had with his come up in the film industry and some fun facts baout his film Gridirion Gang! Do not miss out!
TODAY we talk to Cinematographer Shane Hurlbut, ASC we want to wish him a very HAPPY BIRTHDAY 🎉 from the team here at Tower Productions and thank him for joining us on the show. We talk to Shane about his start in filmmaking, his experiences in films like ‘The Babysitter’, ‘Into the Blue’, ‘Holidate’, and his advice for up and coming filmmakers!
OUT NOW on TowerCast! We talk to the very talented Moisés Zamora! He’s the Creator, Writer, Executive Producer, and Co-Show-runner of SELENA: The Series on NETFLIX! We talk about his journey as a storyteller, his opportunity to work closely with the Quintanilla family, and the future of the series as well as his upcoming projects. You won’t want to miss out! The TowerCast Podcast can be found on all major podcasting platforms as well as on our YouTube and Facebook pages. Follow @towercastnetwork on Instagram for more information!
OUT NOW! This week on Tower Cast Network’s TowerCast Podcast we talk to the and only Brett Ratner! Director of films such as Rush Hour, The Family Man, X-Men: The Last Stand and many more! As the Founder/CEO of RatPac Entertainment, he has produced films like The Revenant and War Dogs, and Gravity! We talk about his experiences as a filmmaker, some fun behind the scenes moments with Jackie Chan, Chris Tucker, Michael Jackson and more, and, most importantly, all of the amazing advice he has for up and coming storytellers! You won't want to miss out!
OUT NOW! This week on Tower Cast Network’s TowerCast Podcast we talk to the amazingly talented Jessica Meraz! You may have seen her on ‘Major Crimes’, Supergirl, and ‘Chasing Life’. We talk about her amazing body of work, experience in Hollywood, and her continuing involvement in the El Paso Filmmaking scene! You won’t want to miss out on this one!
Join us on this week’s TowerCast Podcast as we talk to our friend, Writer/Director Alejandro Montoya Marin about his journey and success as a filmmaker, his time on Robert Rodriguez’ El Rey Network’s “Rebel Without a Crew - The Series”, and his new feature film, “Millenium Bugs”
The fellas get together to talk to TRGAL Founder and Writer/Director/Cinematographer, J. Genaro Limon. Join us as we talk about the Juarez film scene, making independent films on the border, and his experience in feature films.
Join us this week for a special conversation with the cast of "When Nature Calls", presented by Los Actores. The Los Actores company talks to us about the challenges of producing plays during this difficult time and how they push to keep the arts alive in our community.
The gang gets together with Co-Founder, Writer, Director of Bored Films, Andrew Barahona. We talk filmmaking journeys, film distribution, and their future endeavors! Join us for a great episode!
The gang gets together as we talk to the mind behind MindWarp Films and the El Paso Film Festival, Carlos Corral. Listen in as we discuss all of the amazing things this festival is doing for El Paso!
The gang gets together to talk to local legend Robert Holguin! Robert talks about his new show and gives some insight from his years in the industry!
The gang gets back together to talk to the man, the myth, the legend, Raul Hernandez! We get to hear his story of coming from News Stations to calling MTV on how to shoot music videos! You do not want to miss this episode!
The gang gets together and talks to costume designer Fox. She talks about all her experiences in El Paso with different projects she has worked on. You do not want to miss this to get a different perspective on set!
The gang gets together to speak to El Paso film maker, Jonathan Gonzales. Jonathan talks about his journey and how his recent fillm, En Tus Brazos Este Noche came to be. Be sure to check out this episode and here his story!
The gang gets together to talk to local film company Trikcast Pictures. They talk about how the relationship between Tower Productions and Trikcast pictures started and even tease a project coming up! This is a story of film makers who want to flourish in the industry! Do not miss!
In this episode the gang is joined by the man on every El Paso set, the man, the myth, the legend Isaac Jason Carranza. They talk about how he made the decision to become a freelance film maker in El Paso and how that journey has taken him through life. He also talks about his hatred towards a certain fountain drink.
The team is joined by another film maker in the borderland, Carlos Carlos Jr. He takes us through his experience going to school at NMSU and how his life has impacted his film making career!
The team gets together to discuss the long journey of one man, Drew Mayer-Oakes. Drew brings in his experience as a film commissioner for many cities including El Paso, and also talks about his run ins with people in the industry such as Kevin Smith! An episode with such great stories!
The team is back for Season 2! For our first episode back we are talking to El Paso film maker Anthony Salgado! He is here to talk about his journey about film making and here to promote his newest film, Cut the Tech! Out on June 26th!
This is the last part of the season finale for TowerCast! The team is joined by the cast of the film, Valerie Santos and Jon Erik Castro! The editor team also joins in to talk about how a team of 5 editors worked together to get the 2 day film challenge done! You don't want to miss out on the season finale!!
The team gets together for the last time in Season 1 to discuss the award winning film, You Know What's Funny! The team get to talk about all the things they had to do, to prep for this epic 2 day film challenge. One you do not want to miss! This is Part 1 of a 2 Part episode!!
The team gets together to talk about film number 19, Assumed! We are joined by TowerCast veteran Michael Head who wrote and directed this film! We also have Jerry Walker, Tessa Mauer, Al Matamoros, and Hector Dez join us in this conversation to talk about the experiences in this film! We also have a special message from a cast member who couldn't join us. Make sure you stick until the end to listen to it!
Say something interesting about your business here. The gang gets together Again! virtually of course. To talk to Ricky Rodriguez to talk about his directorial debut! We also have a familiar face to the program, he is the bassist in Local El Paso band, Edison's Ear, and is the lead in the film. Albert Orozco! Another person making his TowerCast debut is our very own Daniel Herrera! We can promise you this is one you do not want to miss!
Give customers a reason to do business with you. The team is back to bring you the biggest episode to date! The team is here to talk about Precognition and are joined by the largest ensemble to date! Starting with Director Jesse Fraire. We are also joined by the Cinematographer Michael D. Head. No movie is ever made without the script as the write of the film Jonathan Gonzales joins in as well! From the side of the cast we are joined by Michael Portillo, Tessa Mauer, and Brad Thompson! This is a do not miss episode!
In this episode, we are joined by the writer and director of r/askreddit Taylor. The team decides to dissect this mans mind on what he had to do to go from a resident editor to a director. A filmmaker going into uncharted waters and his battle stories!!
In this episode the team is joined by the Writer and Director of The Last Hit, Michael D. Head! They get to talk about how important rehearsals are for fight scenes and the proper way to execute it! The team also gets to share horror and ghosts stories they've experienced themselves!
In this episode the team is joined by Jerry Walker! Jerry was one of the leads in the film we are talking about, Timepiece. Jerry talks about the motivation that keeps him going in the acting world. He also touched up on his love for horror. This is definitely a don't miss episode for aspiring actors!
In this episode the crew is joined by Damian Alonso all the way from La La Land. Carlos M. De La Torre gets to speak with the hosts about the last film in the closure series, Ineffable! The team talks about what inspired this film and what the cast had to go through to get the emotions just right for this film! A don't miss episode!!
In this episode we are joined by Michael D. Head to discuss Poster Girl!! The team get into talking about how the film was shot in 2 days in downtown El Paso! Michael D. Head the writer and Director of the film gets to discuss some great cinematography tips with the team! Don't miss episode!
What's something exciting your business offers? Say it here. In this episode we have Michael Delao stepping in as "Fuano", the host of the show, to talk to Jon Erik Castro and Carlos M. De La Torre to talk about film number 11 on Tower 20, There's Still Time. The gang has an interesting conversation on how to step out of your comfort level for a film!
In this episode the team gets to talk about film number 10, in the Tower 20, Roulette. The team is joined by Director Erik Sanchez and the stars of the film, Leo Avila and Al Matamoros. They get to talk about the preparation needed for two dynamic characters portrayed in the film!
What's something exciting your business offers? Say it here. In this episode of TowerCast we get to talk about the origins of Tower Productions! We are joined by Carlos M. De La Torre, Erik L. Sanchez, Sandra I. Morales and Austin Young. The team get to talk about the stories that brought strangers at the time together to follow their dreams!
In this episode we get to talk about the next film in the Tower 20 Lineup, At a Loss! We get to talk to the Write/Director Carlos M. De La Torre, Cinematographer Luis D. Anchondo and Cast Jon Erik Castro! The team talks about what went into making this film and how it is to work with new people!
In this episode of TowerCast we are talking about Snowball Effect! We are joined by Writer/Director Austin Young. The stars of the film, Brandon Lee Camarana and Jeremy Long also join us as we talk about our favorite Kevin Smith moments!
In this episode of TowerCast we are talking about Date Night! The 7th film of the Tower20 campaign! We get to talk to Joshua Lozano the Writer and Director of the film as well as the makeup artist for the film, Adilene Villarreal! We talk about the journey of getting this film made and how the cuts were made for the film!
In this episode of TowerCast are talking about The Tram. The Tram was the 2018 El Paso 2 Day Movie Challenge Audience Favorite Award Winners! We get to talk to the Director of the film Carlos M. De La Torre and Stars Jon Erik Castro and Alfredo Sanchez! The team also discusses on a formula that worked for them on their first ever 2 Day Challenge!
In this episode of TowerCast we get to discuss the 4th film of the Tower 20 lineup, Rooster's Beak! We get to talk to the Writer/Director, Erik L. Sanchez. We also have the pleasure of speaking with Co-Stars of the film, Myka Puentes and Brandon Lee Camarena, The team gets to talk about the adventure of making the film and the cast first impressions of working with the Tower team!
This week on TowerCast we have a special episode! We bring on Special Guest, The Most Electrifying Act in the Borderland, Edison's Ear!! We get to talk to the band about their 3 track EP "Why The Funk Knot"! As well as the music video produced by Tower Productions!
In this episode, we get to talk to the Director third film of Tower Productions Tower 20, Michael D. Head. We also get to talk with the lead of the film, Jesse Fraire. We get to discuss the project as a whole, from script to production to post production and release! The gang also gets into a discussion between Directors and Editors, and how Actors should seek out gigs!
In this episode, we get to talk to the Director of Photography of the second film of Tower Productions Tower 20, Erik L. Sanchez. We also get to talk with the lead of the film, James Travis Kirk. We get to discuss the project as a whole, from script to production to post production and release! Also a little story of getting lost in the dessert!
In this episode, we get to talk to the writer/director of the first film of Tower Productions Tower 20, Carlos De La Torre. We also get to talk with one of the stars of the film, Damian Alonso. We get to discuss the project as a whole, from script to production to post production and release!
The gang gets back together IN PERSON! They talk about how it is to be back in 3D with each other and discuss 2018's Netflix Original The Kindergarten Teacher. The film was directed by Sara Colangelo and staring Maggie Gyllenhaal and Gael García Bernal!
The group gets together to talk about 2007 revenge flick Death Sentence. The team gets into a good discussion where words and fists were thrown. Be sure to check this one out!
The gang gets together to talk about M. Night Shyamalan's 2016 Thriller, Split. They get to let Castro know their thoughts on the film and hopefully not tear him apart. Tune In!
The team gets together to talk about the Federico Fellini, 1963 classic, "8 1/2". Join us for our breakdown on this surreal cinematic masterpiece, with a special film auteur debate for the Tower Crown.
The Gang gets together to talk about 2018's Julian Schnabel's masterpiece. Starring William Dafoe and Oscar Isaac.
The team gets together to talk about 2013's Locke. The team talks about how a film in location has it's difficulties and how it pulls it off. The film is directed by Steven Knight and stars Tom Hardy and Tom Holland!
The team gets together to talk about Max Barbakow's 2020 film, Palm Springs. The film stars Andy Samberg and Cristin Milioti and goes through their crazy adventure in a time loop! You do not want to miss out!
Give customers a reason to do business with you. The team gets together to talk about Guy Ritchie's 2008 film, Rock N Rolla starring Gerald Butler, Tom Hardy and Tobby Kebbel!
In this week’s episode of the WatchTower Podcast. The fellas get together with special guest, Robert Holguin, to discuss Steve Carver’s “Lone Wolf McQuade” (1983). They discuss the importance of the location (El Paso), the relationship between Chuck Norris and David Carradine on set, and the sequences that make this movie fun to sit back and simply enjoy.
This week on the WatchTower Podcast. The fellas get together to discuss Giuseppe Tornatore’s Italian Masterpiece, “Cinema Paradiso” (1988). The gang discusses the importance of foreign cinema and use of subtitles, and the act of being distracted from the technical aspects, as filmmakers, due to a captivating story with this hidden gem. Make sure and check it out along with this week’s Tower Crown as we have special guest Jonathan Gonzalez from JonGon Productions!
In this week’s episode of the WatchTower Podcast. The fellas get together to discuss Craig Gillespie’s “Lars and the Real Girl” (2007). They discuss the trajectory of the story, the symbolism in the costume and set design, and the underrated acting from Gosling and the rest of the cast. Make sure and check it out along with this week’s Tower Crown!
The gang gets together for the last episode of 2020 to talk about the animate film Klaus! The film was directed by Sergio Pablas and stars Jason Schwartzman and J.K. Simmons!
Today on the #WatchTowerPodcast the gang gets together to talk about David Fincher’s new Hollywood Epic, “Mank”! Be sure and check it out on all major podcast platforms and on our YouTube/Facebook pages! 🎞
The gang gets together to discuss classic film Casablanca. The film is directed by Michael Curtiz and starring Humphrey Bogart and Ingrid Bergman.
This week the gang gets together to talk about the film, The Lighthouse. Directed by the Robert Eggers, starring Willem Dafoe and Robert Pattinson. Join us for an interesting take on this cinematic masterpiece and the Genre of Art House.
The gang gets together to talk about Sam Raimi's Drag Me To Hell. Starring Alison Lohman and Justin Long
The gang gets together to talk about another classic, The Big Lebowski. Film is directed by The Coen brothers starring, Jeff Bridges and John Goodman
This week the gang gets together to talk about the film, Hugo. Directed by the Master Martin Scorsese, starring Asa Butterfield and Chloë Grace Moretz.
The team gets together to talk about Oscar winning film, Birdman. Directed by the one and only Alejandro G. Iñárritu. Starring Michael Keaton, Edward Norton, Zach Galifianakis and Emma Stone.
The team gets together to talk about 2006's Fantastic stop motion film, Fantastic Mr. Fox. Directed by none other than Wes Anderson and starring George Clooney and Meryl Streep!
Serve yourself some “fava beans and a nice Chianti” as we discuss Jonathan Demme’s 1991 Best Picture Thriller, “The Silence of the Lambs”! With special guests Chris Blade and Oscar Garza from Beak + Claws’ ‘Movies. Mayhem. Soap’ Podcast!
On today’s episode of the WatchTower Podcast, the boys discuss Christopher Nolan’s 2014 imaginative masterpiece, “Interstellar”. Listen in as we talk about it’s amazing storytelling and the films that came before it to inspire the film.
Give customers a reason to do business with you. On this week's episode the guys talk about Damien Chazelle's 2016 Oscar Winning Musical Epic, "La La Land"! Tune in as we discuss our favorite moments in the film and the musicals we love in this episode's Tower Crown!
In these times of heavy injustices, we decided to discuss films that explore those themes. Films, old and newer, that are still relevant to this day. This episode of the Watch Tower will explore Paul Haggis' 2004 Academy Award Winning Drama "Crash".
On this Pilot Episode of the Watch Tower, the guys discuss Gus Van Sant's Academy Award Winning Drama, "Good Will Hunting" Starring Matt Damon, Robin Williams, Ben Affleck, and Minnie Driver