Episode 67: Comic Con Palm Springs

It’s Comic Con season and, as we adventure through the Southern California area events, we’re bringing you special episodes along the way.  On this episode, we journey around the exhibition floor at Comic Con Palm Springs, to catch up with friends from last year’s event and hear about an influential movie from new friends we’ve just met.  You’ll hear from:

Scott Miller – Military man and occasional paranormal exterminator.

Ron Milts – Co-writer of Grace comic books for Inland Blue Comics, and co-host of Nerd Life Crisis podcast.  Follow Nerd Life Crisis on Facebook, Twitter and Instagram.

Sonia Melinkoff – Creator of Nerdy Novelty Design.  Purchase her work on Etsy.  Follow her on Facebook, Twitter and Instagram.

Alex Hoffman – Artist and creator of Tales of Absurdity webcomic. Follow him on Facebook, Twitter and Instagram.

J. Salvador – Artist and creator of Super Emo Friends.  Follow him on Facebook, Twitter and Instagram.  Buy his work on Etsy.

Jordan Monsell – Silhouette artist, illustrator, and author of Ministers of Grace: The Unauthorized Shakespearean Parody of Ghostbusters.  Follow him on Facebook, Twitter and Instagram.  Buy his artwork on Etsy.

Madeleine Holly-Rosing – Writer and creator of The Boston Metaphysical Society graphic novels.  Crowdfunding consultant to independent creators and author of Kickstarter for the Independent Creator.  Follow her on Facebook, Twitter and Instagram.

Kristi Schoeman – Cosplayer and winner of the Comic Con Palm Springs costume contest Judge’s Award.

Tell us what you think of this episode and the movies discussed!  Share your thoughts, or ask us a question.  It’s easy to reach us!  Just visit our Contact Us page to send us a message, or you can email us directly at moviesmademepod@gmail.com.

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Be sure to join us October 2 for episode 68, featuring Darcy Staniforth; academic advisor, writer for Cinema Sentries, voice actor on the Puppet Hunt podcast, once and future improvisor/comedian, and aspiring magician.

Episode 66: Murray Valeriano LIVE!

Murray Valeriano, comedian and host of Road Stories podcast, joins us for our first-ever LIVE show, recorded in front of an audience at Comic Con Palm Springs!  Listen in, as we discuss hippie term papers, rock and roll animals, scotch & ice cream, and Pacific hangover cures.

Tell us what you think of Murray’s movie choices and our first live show!  Share your thoughts, or ask us a question.  It’s easy to reach us!  Just visit our Contact Us page to send us a message, or you can email us directly at moviesmademepod@gmail.com.

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MurrayValeriano.com

Murray Valeriano on Facebook, Twitter and Instagram

Road Stories podcast

Rock Solid podcast

Be sure to join us September 18 for episode 67, a compilation of conversations from Comic Con Palm Springs!  Catch up with vendors we’ve spoken with in the past to learn what they’re up to, and hear new friends share a movie that made them!

Episode 65: Comic-Con International: San Diego

We made our first-ever visit to Comic-Con International: San Diego this year and it was something very different than we could possibly have imagined.  But, like all Comic-Cons, it was a wonderful place to meet new people and chat about influential movies.  So, enjoy this brief episode of conversations with artists, creators, and Movies Made Me fans!  You’ll hear from:

Justin Quizon – Co-host of Nothing New: A Remake Podcast and Benview on Spielberg on the Benview Network.

Rhiannon Owens – Trading card artist (Topps, Marvel, and others). Find her work at RhiannonDrewIt.com.  Follow her on Facebook, Twitter and Instagram.

Patrick Ballesteros – Artist, whose work you can see at PatrickBallesteros.com. Follow him on Facebook, Twitter and Instagram. Purchase his artwork on BigCartel.com and Threadless.com.

Joey  Spiotto – Artist, whose work you can see at JO3BOT.com. Follow him on Facebook, Twitter and Instagram. Purchase his artwork at Etsy, Gallery 1988 and TeeFury.

Patrick Scullin – Illustrator and Comic Book creator. Part of the Webcomics Advocates panels at many Comic-Cons. See his work at ScullinIllustration.com. Follow him on Facebook, Twitter and Instagram.

Joshua Murcray – Social Media Director for the Amazon series Nobility (from episode 45 guest EJ De la Pena), Owner/Founder of Murcray Management.

Lawrence Duane – Film/Video Editor. Find him online at LawrenceDuane.com.

Julia Bradford – Movies Made Me listener, who regularly connects us to amazing potential guests on Twitter!

Jess Osterhout – Movies Made Me listener, who we met for the very first time!

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Be sure to join us September 4 for episode 66, our first LIVE show recorded at Comic Con Palm Springs, featuring Murray Valeriano, comedian and host of the Road Stories podcast!

Episode 53: Catherine Elhoffer

Catherine Elhoffer, geek fashion designer, discusses the five films that have influenced her to be the woman she is today. Make sure you visit Elhoffer Design to peruse and purchase Catherine’s amazing pop-culture inspired clothing.  Listen in, as we discuss finding your future in boredom, turning down wizards, exacting demands, and nerdy analysis.

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Elhoffer Design

Anaheim Muzeo – Dressing Downton exhibition (Feb 12 – May 7, 2017)

FIDM Los Angeles – Art of Motion Picture Costume Design exhibition (Feb 7 – Apr 22, 2017)

StoryWonk – podcasts

Be sure to join us March 20 for episode 54, featuring podcaster Kaela Berry, host of The Artist Tree and producer/co-host on Midnight Marinara on the Benview Network.

Episode 51: Mauricio Abril

Mauricio Abril, independent artist, concept artist, and art instructor, sits down with us to discuss the movies that have influenced him in his journey to becoming the creative man he is today. Be sure to check out Mauricio’s new children’s book, Small Dogs, featuring his original story and delightful artwork. Listen in, as we discuss giddy nightmares, removing your cap, romancing superheroes, and welcoming failure.

Have something to say about Mauricio’s movie choices?  Want to share a film that influenced you?  Have a question or comment about Movies Made Me?  Visit our Contact Us page to send us a message.  Or you can email us directly at moviesmademepod@gmail.com.  We’d love to hear from you!

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Mauricio Abril online

Small Dogs

A Smallville Man – short film

A Gotham Fairytale – short film

Computer Graphics Master Academy (CGMA) 2D Design Programs

Be sure to join us February 20 for episode 52, our 2nd Anniversary Celebration! We’ll be bringing together a fantastic group of special guests to take a fun and wildly off-topic look back at the past year of Movies Made Me!

Also, join us for episode 53 on March 6, when we’ll bring you a great conversation featuring Katherine Elhoffer, creator of Elhoffer Design geek bound apparel.

Episode 49: PJ Haarsma

PJ Haarsma, Executive Producer of Con Man on Comic-Con HQ and author of the Softwire Series Rings of Orbis books, sits down with us to discuss the movies that have influenced him to be who he is today.  Join us, as we discuss silk shirts, tuna fishing, sleeping through alien visitations, and the Hogwarts Express to outer space.

Be sure to watch Con Man season 2, starring Alan Tudyk and Nathan Fillion, available now on Comic-Con HQ.  See if you can spot our host, Cheryl Jones, in select Long Con and Shock-A-Con crowd scenes! Even if you’ve never attended a comic con, you’ll love Con Man and its very funny look at the struggles of actor Wray Nerely to escape his cult sci-fi TV past.

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Con Man on Comic-Con HQ

Con Man: The Game

Spectrum comic book

Con Man on Facebook, Twitter and Instagram

The Softwire book series

Rings of Orbis online game

Be sure to join us January 23 for episode 50, featuring Hal Lublin, voice actor who you can hear as Omnibus on Mighty Magiswords on Cartoon Network, as well as Welcome to Night Vale podcast and Thrilling Adventure Hour podcast. Hal also co-hosts the We Got This With Mark and Hal podcast and Tights and Fights podcast.