Ashley Mandanas – People’s History of Film #23

Hello film historians! Welcome back to another thrilling episode of The People’s History of Film. This week Dalton sits down with actor and filmmaker Ashley Mandanas. Ashley is a frequent collaborator of Daniel Aaron Austin, who we talked to way back on episode thirteen. Daniel was nice enough connect us with Ashley so we could make this interview happen. […]

Lauren Analla

Lauren Analla – deadCenter 2016 Interview

A couple of weeks back, GoodTrash Media tackled the deadCenter 2016 film festival and closed out our coverage with a roundtable interview with the cast and crew of the Oklahoma Feature award winner Electric Nostalgia. It was a really great chat that brought interesting insight of the culture the producers created on the set. Unfortunately […]

The Superlative Light: A Documentary of the Future

 Folks, the future is now. During deadCenter 2016, I was given the opportunity to take cinema outside of the norm. The short documentary The Superlative Light had its world premiere at SXSW and headed northbound to have its Oklahoma premiere at deadCenter film festival. What makes The Superlative Light unique is that it blends four different concepts to […]

Carol Littleton

Carol Littleton: Oklahoma Native, Living Legend

How do you describe a film editor whose career spans decades? Who has worked with the biggest names in the industry? Interviewing Carol Littleton for GoodTrash Media was a complete honor, and I am thankful for the staff at deadCenter for honoring her service in the film industry by inviting her to the festival. I sat […]

deadCenter 2016: It’s All About the Shorts

deadCenter 2016 has an admirable line-up of feature films this year, but the real fun and experimentation is happening in the shorts. The festival has no less than 10 different Short Film categories which means if you’re in attendance and you have caught at least one shorts program, you’re doing it wrong.  We caught up […]

Hunt for the Wilderpeople

DeadCenter is upon us! I got to catch the winner for Best Narrative Feature, Hunt for the Wilderpeople on the opening night and it did not disappoint. The director of Hunt for the Wilderpeople is Taika Waititi, who first made a splash with the guys from Flight of the Conchords and What We Do in […]

GoodTrash Live! The Fable of Shannon Cable

Hello Dear Listener, and welcome! This bonus episode is the audio from our recent GoodTrash LIVE! show (6/3/2016) in which we discuss Planet Thunder Productions‘ The Fable of Shannon Cable that we hosted at the Parish in the Plaza District of Oklahoma City. If you made it out, thank you so much! We hope to continue hosting GoodTrash […]