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Cut to Reveal

We're Back? We're Back!

Season 2, Ep. 2

After a long time between episodes, Cut To Reveal is back!

In the 2nd episode of the new season, Piotr and Ricky talk about exporting low-res timelines from Premiere, getting paid with Wise instead of PayPal, Ricky's new project, Letterboxd and the latest movies they've seen. Plus, Piotr plugs his Premiere Pro seminar!


This season will be a little more off-the-cuff AND weekly! So expect more about editing, film making and what Ricky and Piotr do in real life!


Links mentioned in the episode:

https://cuttothepoint.gumroad.com/l/powerplay

https://wise.com/

https://letterboxd.com/


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  • 8. Cannes Film Fest (so much clapping!) and Erwann Kerroc'h (welcome to the podcast)

    39:41
    In this episode of CTR Erwann Kerroc’h joins Piotr and Ricky on the podcast! He is welcomed with open arms and they discuss a few projects Erwann is working on and the CNC. Piotr wants to know what the Cannes film festival means to someone from France…and from America and how every movie played gets a minutes long standing ovation. Ricky brings up the crazy drama behind the scenes of the move Chinatown, wading the episode out into the dark deep end discussing actors and directors behaving (very) badly.  The conversation then wanders into thoughts on reality TV and how Ricky surrounded the Real-World house in Chicago along with a 100 other punk kids. Piotr and Ricky recount last weekends 10K and disc golf tournament and they all discuss their watch lists from the week: Ricky - Fallout (tv), Erwann - Punch Drunk Love & Boy Kills World, Piotr - Molly’s Game.  There’s probably more things mentioned in the episode but you’ll have to listen to find out!Here are links to most of the things we talked about in the episode (in no particular order):Centre National Du Cinéma et de L’image Animée (CNC) - https://youtu.be/0cumzf_Q4u8?si=w7sbmUIVCMChBMNzCannes Film Fest - https://www.festival-cannes.com/en/EO (trailer) - https://youtu.be/ii0gjj963ZY?si=qojqt7xduND96heGFuriosa (trailer) - https://youtu.be/XJMuhwVlca4?si=zuYACx7fhqdy9qWTAnya Taylor Joy - https://www.imdb.com/name/nm5896355/What Went Wrong podcast (Chinatown Ep) - https://open.spotify.com/episode/10cQHxTNM5lrSjVUBbq3m5?si=76c66a2f4ee34f87UnREAL - https://www.imdb.com/title/tt3314218/Real World Chicago - https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/The_Real_World:_ChicagoJerry Springer Show - https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/The_Jerry_Springer_ShowRoman Polanski - https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Roman_PolanskiGérard Depardieu - https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/G%C3%A9rard_DepardieuAnora - https://letterboxd.com/film/anora/Megalopolis (trailer) - https://youtu.be/x5ouDGB6xyU?si=N0ES_3jkCxp0ktViThe Room (trailer) - https://youtu.be/cG_e8k9PILM?si=CPIizhbh1p9A3c_0Hydro-Riddle or Hydro-Puzzle - https://letterboxd.com/film/hydro-puzzle/Klaus Kinski - https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Klaus_KinskiWerner Herzog - https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Werner_HerzogMy Best Fiend (trailer) - https://youtu.be/Lae8FewbnuU?si=HcvQ7J-HCnnf1uEvMolly’s Game (trailer) - https://youtu.be/Vu4UPet8Nyc?si=ginI_h9kFDXH4U5NPunch Drunk Love (trailer) - https://youtu.be/KGqn5k227HY?si=jZ9esTcWQ9QfWy4tBoy Kills World (trailer) - https://youtu.be/z6NibtjmjOk?si=BXaGdhVVsWObYImbFallout (trailer) - https://youtu.be/V-mugKDQDlg?si=GisD5g_shiCveOiU--We'd love to hear from you!Questions? Comments? Improvements? Episode ideas?Shoot us a message at podcast@cuttothepoint.comOr you can send us a voice message here: https://www.speakpipe.com/CTRWhere we make our movie watchlists: https://letterboxd.com/ (not a sponsor)--Cut To Reveal Instagram: https://instagram.com/cuttorevealCut To Reveal website: https://www.cuttothepoint.com/podcastCut to the Point YT channel: https://youtube.com/@cttp
  • 7. Soundly (we love it! - not a sponsor) and Funny Work Stories (i almost went to jail)

    45:33
    Lucky episode 7! This week Piotr and Ricky share a few funny/ embarrassing work stories, sing Soundly's praises to the high heavens (not a sponsor), mention the outrage of a recent iPad commercial that has people panties in a bunch. Plus their latest watch list: The Last Movie Stars and Last Stop in Yuma County. Also, Alex Familian's bizarrely awesome Taco Bell Film Fest short is up on vimeo! And last but not least: Ricky and Piotr are stoked to share that famed editor Erwann Kerroc'h will be joining them on CTR as an additional host!Here's are links to the things we mention in the episode:Soundly - https://getsoundly.com/Apple iPad commercial write-up - https://www.hollywoodreporter.com/business/digital/apple-apologizes-ipad-pro-crush-ad-criticism-1235895327/The Last Movie Stars - https://youtu.be/gaFAvN-DnH0?si=-WQlyPQn_d-WF-B3Last Stop in Yuma County - https://youtu.be/gaFAvN-DnH0?si=-WQlyPQn_d-WF-B3Mr. Chihuahua presents: Backrooms Vacation - https://vimeo.com/929435484If we forgot anything, let us know!--We'd love to hear from you!Questions? Comments? Improvements? Episode ideas?Shoot us a message at podcast@cuttothepoint.comOr you can send us a voice message here: https://www.speakpipe.com/CTR--Cut To Reveal Instagram: https://instagram.com/cuttorevealCut To Reveal website: https://www.cuttothepoint.com/podcastCut to the Point YT channel: https://youtube.com/@cttp
  • 6. Outreach (let you fingers do the walking) and The New Look (whattchyu know about Dior?!)

    01:03:10
    In this episode, Ricky and Piotr have a good conversation on the exciting world of outreach emails! And by these they mean reaching out to professionals you admire, who had a similar career trajectory as yours for advice/ guidance. Ricky mentions why it's not a easy and Piotr tells his own tale of successful outreach. Also, they talk about the short films "Clock" and "Appendage," short films that were turned into features. Plus Ricky gushes about "The New Look," a limited AppleTV series from the mind of Todd A. Kessler, about the rise of fashion designer Christian Dior & fall of Coco Chanel during and after WW2. Here are links to the movies and people we talk about:Clock (short) - https://youtu.be/k9m4J8vIvzM?si=3No3jI_NOvN0SVt2Clock (feature trailer) - https://youtu.be/dsmuf95eshk?si=D0doXDlYFoXA1zP8Appendage (short) - https://youtu.be/5ftbicaFntQ?si=lhOTJ_IrtY1B40R1Appendage (feature trailer) - https://youtu.be/iqowBGrKzuU?si=KbR--8QAIP9CWK2jJoe Walker - https://www.imdb.com/name/nm0907863/?ref_=ext_shr_lnkElísabet Ronaldsdóttir - https://www.imdb.com/name/nm0739894/?ref_=ext_shr_lnkZach Arnold's Optimize Yourself - https://optimizeyourself.me/The New Look - https://youtu.be/lXN5Ws7LxkA?si=eDqkhjmgV6ovzQtw--We'd love to hear from you!Questions? Comments? Improvements? Episode ideas?Shoot us a message at podcast@cuttothepoint.comOr you can send us a voice message here: https://www.speakpipe.com/CTR--Cut To Reveal Instagram: https://instagram.com/cuttorevealCut To Reveal website: https://www.cuttothepoint.com/podcastCut to the Point YT channel: https://youtube.com/@cttp
  • 5. Polish Films (a list)

    38:20
    This week Piotr confesses that he hasn't seen as many Polish films as American films. So he's created a list of films from his home or by Polish directors that he has seen and recommends. Ricky reads all the synopsis; they discuss how the films influence Piotr as a film maker and how cultural differences might pass over viewers heads.Here is the list of films we discussed in no particular order. Add them to your list and let us know what you think.Nothing Funny - https://letterboxd.com/film/nothing-funny/Knife in The Water - https://letterboxd.com/film/knife-in-the-water/Corpus Christi - https://letterboxd.com/film/corpus-christi-2019/Tess - https://letterboxd.com/film/tess/Sweat - https://letterboxd.com/film/sweat-2020/Ida - https://letterboxd.com/film/ida/Debt - https://letterboxd.com/film/the-debt-1999/Three Colours: White - https://letterboxd.com/film/three-colours-white/Gods - https://letterboxd.com/film/gods-2014/The Pianist - https://letterboxd.com/film/the-pianist/Carnage - https://letterboxd.com/film/carnage/--We'd love to hear from you! Questions? Comments? Improvements? Episode ideas?Shoot us a message at podcast@cuttothepoint.comOr you can send us a voice message here: https://www.speakpipe.com/CTR--Cut To Reveal Instagram: https://instagram.com/cuttorevealCut To Reveal website: https://www.cuttothepoint.com/podcastCut to the Point YT channel: https://youtube.com/@cttp
  • 4. Harry Potter the Series (what could go wrong?) and Retention editing (Mr. Beast says, "Slow down!")

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  • 3. Festivals & AI-generated video in Premiere

    48:51
    After a long time between episodes, Cut To Reveal is back!In the 3rd episode of the new season, Piotr and Ricky talk about film festivals, AI-tools and what it means for editors, and Shogun: The Official Podcast. --We'd love to hear from you! Questions? Comments? Improvements? Episode ideas?Shoot us a message at podcast@cuttothepoint.comOr you can send us a voice message here: https://www.speakpipe.com/CTR--Cut To Reveal Instagram: https://instagram.com/cuttorevealCut To Reveal website: https://www.cuttothepoint.com/podcastCut to the Point YT channel: https://youtube.com/@cttp
  • 1. Eddie Hamilton

    40:43
    Eddie Hamilton, ACE is known for working on some of the biggest action movies in the last 10 years. And even before he graced the screen with his work on the Mission Impossible movies, he was already a master of the countdown sequence. In this episode, Eddie gives a behind-the-scenes commentary on two incredible scenes from Tom Gun: Maverick, tells his expectations of AI and how he learned the language of film.Check out the visual version at the Cut To The Point YouTube channel: https://youtube.com/@cttp--We'd love to hear from you! Questions? Comments? Improvements? Episode ideas? Shoot us a message at podcast@cuttothepoint.comOr you can send us a voice message here: https://www.speakpipe.com/CTRAlso, the music we use is from Artlist!Check them out here: https://cuttothepoint.com/artlistSponsored by the Editing Chef program: https://cuttothepoint.thinkific.com/coursesCut To Reveal is produced and edited by Ricardo Cozzolino and Piotr Toczyński.--Cut To Reveal Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/cuttoreveal/Cut To Reveal website: https://cuttothepoint.com/podcastCut to the Point YT channel: https://youtube.com/@cttp
  • Alex Gibney - Quick Cut

    05:44
    Alex Gibney is the guy behind such great documentaries as "Enron: The Smartest Guys in the Room," "Citizen Kane" and "The Forever Prisoner."  In this CTR Quick Cut episode, Piotr talks with Alex about using editing to tell the story in a documentary and what he looks for in an editor. This is a short segment from a longer conversation.For Piotr and Alex's full conversation head to the Cut To The Point YouTube Channel - https://youtu.be/X9dCr1mQuKQ--We'd love to hear from you! Questions? Comments? Improvements? Episode ideas? Shoot us a message at podcast@cuttothepoint.comOr you can send us a voice message here: https://www.speakpipe.com/CTRAlso, the music we use is from Artlist!Check them out here: https://cuttothepoint.com/artlistSponsored by the Editing Chef program: https://cuttothepoint.thinkific.com/coursesCut To Reveal is produced and edited by Ricardo Cozzolino and Piotr Toczyński.--Cut To Reveal Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/cuttoreveal/Cut To Reveal website: https://podcast.cuttothepoint.com/Cut to the Point YT channel: https://youtube.com/cuttothepoint