Episode 1

Published on:

10th May 2020

#1 Surviving COVID-19 as a Filmmaker

In our first episode, we discuss how filmmakers can survive during this pandemic. Topics include ways to increase business opportunities, self-educating and the future of filmmaking.

Time Stamps:

00:56 How has the Covid-19 pandemic affected your business?

06:39 What are you doing to better yourself?

10:42 What can you do to bring in much-needed revenue?

35:48 Where do you see the Videography industry moving to in the future?

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Host IG Channels:

Jon: https://www.instagram.com/super_jon_bear

William: https://www.instagram.com/accent.fukuoka

Nigel: https://www.instagram.com/stellerjayfilms

Links Discussed in the Podcast:

Audio Ripple Training: https://www.rippletraining.com/ripple-player/v3.7/?tid=196030

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About the Podcast

Le Film Nation
Filming, Business & Gear
LeFilmNation is a collaboration of 3 filmmakers named Nigel, William and Jon. Nigel, the crazy Canuck from Vancouver who enjoys travel outdoor films where he is sure to be seen flying his drone off some beach or boat. William the Frenchmen brings his expertise in photography and lighting to the table along with his eye for graphic designs. Jon, the energetic Icelandic Viking brings his passion for travel films along with a few crazy ideas or two to spice things up. Together they strive to build a global community bringing together like-minded individuals to share their film and business-related advice

About your hosts

William Fritsch

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William is a Photographer and Videographer in Fukuoka, Japan, where he opened his own studio last year.

Nigel Paquin

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Nigel is a filmmaker and drone pilot based in Fukuoka Japan who owns and operates StellerJay Films.

Jon Bear

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Jon Bear is a Filmmaking YouTuber from Iceland who spent many years in Japan, but now spends it all over the world.