MFF: On Location - Video Podcast Series
By MacGillivray Freeman Films
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This video podcast series takes a "behind the scenes" look at the creation of the large format films by MacGillivray Freeman Films. Each episode covers a different element in the making of the movie, from music to characters to history and more.
|1||VideoMFF: On Location #12 Grand Canyon Adventure- Conserving the Colorado River and the Grand Canyon||Episode 27 of "MFF: On Location" brings a conclusion to the behind the scenes video podcast for "Grand Canyon Adventure: River at Risk." Watch the films' stars Wade Davis and Robert F. Kennedy, Jr. as they make a case for conserving The Grand Canyon and C||5/29/2009||Free||View In iTunes|
|2||VideoMFF: On Location #11 Grand Canyon Adventure- Filming Grand Canyon From the Air||Episode 11 of "MFF: On Location" for "Grand Canyon Adventure: River at Risk" features the amazing IMAX aerial photography shot for the film. Utilizing the revolutionary SpaceCam camera rig, director Greg MacGillivray was able to capture some of the smooth||4/15/2009||Free||View In iTunes|
|3||VideoMFF: On Location #10 Grand Canyon Adventure- Filming White Water Rapids with an IMAX Camera||Episode 10 of "MFF: On Location" for "Grand Canyon Adventure: River at Risk" goes behind-the-scenes of filming the unpredictable white water rapids of the Colorado River. Wade Davis, a white water river guide himself, had always wanted to run one of the m||4/3/2009||Free||View In iTunes|
|4||VideoMFF: On Location #9 Grand Canyon Adventure- Difficulties of Using an IMAX Camera||Episode 9 of "MFF: On Location" for "Grand Canyon Adventure: River at Risk" delves deeper into how difficult it was to shoot with an IMAX camera for the film. Director of Photography Brad Ohlund had to manage the expensive IMAX 3D camera in one of the mos||4/3/2009||Free||View In iTunes|
|5||VideoMFF: On Location #8 Grand Canyon Adventure- Shana and Cree||Episode 8 of "MFF: On Location" for "Grand Canyon Adventure: River at Risk" looks at two of the main characters from the film: Shana Watahomigie and her daughter, Cree. Both members of the Havasupai tribe, which has roots in the Grand Canyon dating back h||2/12/2009||Free||View In iTunes|
|6||VideoMFF: On Location #7 Grand Canyon Adventure- Creating 3D Bubbles||Episode 7 of "MFF: On Location" for "Grand Canyon Adventure: River at Risk" examines the making of the exhilarating opening sequence to the film. Utilizing the latest in computer generated imagery, MacGillivray Freeman Films produced an awe-inspiring intr||1/27/2009||Free||View In iTunes|
|7||VideoMFF: On Location #6 - Grand Canyon Adventure - Robert F. Kennedy Jr.||Episode 6 of "MFF: On Location" for "Grand Canyon Adventure: River at Risk" looks at two of the main characters from the film: Robert F. Kennedy, Jr. and his daughter, Kick Kennedy. In the footsteps of his father, Robert F. Kennedy, Jr. has devoted his li||1/22/2009||Free||View In iTunes|
|8||VideoMFF: On Location #5 - Grand Canyon Adventure- Wade and Tara Davis||Episode 5 of "MFF: On Location" for "Grand Canyon Adventure: River at Risk" looks at two of the main characters from the film: Wade & Tara Davis. One of the real-life inspirations for the character of Indiana Jones, the film follows Wade Davis as he trave||10/20/2008||Free||View In iTunes|
|9||VideoMFF: On Location #4 Grand Canyon Adventure: River at Risk - Filming the Grand Canyon in IMAX 3D||Episode 4 of "MFF: On Location" for "Grand Canyon Adventure: River at Risk" focuses on the Grand Canyon as a subject for the film. Learn how the filmmakers decided to feature one of the most awe-inspiring natural wonders of the world, showcased beautifull||9/15/2008||Free||View In iTunes|
|10||VideoMFF: On Location #3 Grand Canyon Adventure: River at Risk- World Water Crisis||Episode 3 of "MFF: On Location" for "Grand Canyon Adventure: River at Risk" examines the world water crisis and how it relates to the Grand Canyon. As one of the main water supplies to the American Southwest, the Colorado River is an important natural res||8/25/2008||Free||View In iTunes|
|11||VideoMFF: On Location #2 Grand Canyon Adventure - Songs and Music by Dave Matthews Band Featured in the Film||Episode 2 of "MFF: On Location" for "Grand Canyon Adventure: River at Risk" is a look at the songs and music by Dave Matthews Band featured in Grand Canyon Adventure: River at Risk. Composer Steve Wood worked closely with Dave Matthews Band bass player St||6/11/2008||Free||View In iTunes|
|12||VideoMFF: On Location #1 Grand Canyon Adventure: River at Risk- Exploring the Grand Canyon||Episode 1 of this edition of "MFF: On Location" is a behind-the-scenes Featurette for Grand Canyon Adventure: River at Risk, a giant screen film coming soon to select IMAX® theatres and IMAX 3D theatres. Featuring songs and music by Dave Matthews Band. B||3/24/2008||Free||View In iTunes|
|13||VideoMFF: On Location #8 The Alps - Descending Home||Episode 8 of MFF: On Location brings a conclusion to the story of John Harlin III fulfilling a life-long dream to climb the Eiger. Watch as he is joined by his wife and daughter as they celebrate the completion of John's historic climb and bring a close t||3/5/2008||Free||View In iTunes|
|14||VideoMFF: On Location #7 The Alps- Climbing the Eiger||Episode 7 of MFF: On Location for The Alps follows John Harlin III and Robert & Daniela Jasper as they attempt to climb the North face of the Eiger. Day and night, the group had to face numerous hazards on their 3-day journey to the summit. Click here to||2/14/2008||Free||View In iTunes|
|15||VideoMFF: On Location #6 The Alps- Filming the Eiger with IMAX Cameras||Episode 6 of "MFF: On Location" for "The Alps" shows you how the MFF camera crew was able to use the IMAX camera to get the amazing shots you see in the film. They dealt with sheer rock faces, unpredictable weather, and harsh ice and snow to get some of t||12/4/2007||Free||View In iTunes|
|16||VideoMFF: On Location #5 The Alps - Filming An Avalanche||Episode 5 of "MFF: On Location" for "The Alps" shows you how to safely get an IMAX camera in the path of a deadly avalanche. Avalanche researchers like Christine Pielmeier trigger avalanches to study their attributes. For 'The Alps', the MFF crew filmed t||10/12/2007||Free||View In iTunes|
||MFF: OL - Bonus Audio Interview - Amanda Shaw on GirlTalk - Hurricane on the Bayou||Amanda Shaw, star of "Hurricane on the Bayou", recently appeared on GirlTalk, a section of the Saturday Light Brigade radio show to talk about her music, the loss of wetlands in America, the impact of Hurricane Katrina on her family, and her first IMAX ap||9/25/2007||Free||View In iTunes|
|18||VideoMFF: On Location #4 The Alps- Climbing Partners: Robert & Daniela Jasper||Episode 4 of "MFF: On Location" for "The Alps" brings us into the world of Robert and Daniela Jasper. Both world-renowned climbers, the team served as guides on the expedition captured for the film. Famous for his knowledge of The Eiger's north face, Robe||9/11/2007||Free||View In iTunes|
I always love behind the scenes footage of films and this is no different. These video podcasts are well produced and are getting me excited to see Hurricane on the Bayou when it comes to my IMAX theater.