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In this episode, we talk about…

  • What influenced Weinbach to pursue documentary filmmaking
  • His background as a journalist for the Wall Street Journal
  • Weinbach’s journey with sports docs such as 30 for 30 and The Last Dance
  • The Redeem Team, a film about the 2008 U.S. Olympic men's basketball team
  • Developing a deeper narrative to the basketball film
  • Interview techniques—be authentic and ask new questions
  • Pitching the documentary to the Netflix executives

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This episode of The No Film School Podcast was produced by George Edelman.