Film critic Debbie Lynn Elias and a lineup of talented and informed guests go “BEHIND THE LENS” and below the line each week with in-depth looks at films and filmmaking with the movers and shakers and up and comers in all aspects of production and the entertainment industry, along with movie reviews, interviews, awards, festival coverage, specialty segments like Tech Talk, Legalese and Classic Corner, and more, every Monday at 11am PT/2pm ET – only on!

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Episode 163

Behind the Lens: Show# 163

WOW! What a BEHIND THE LENS this week with special in-studio guests, special effects sound editor and founder of THE HOLLYWOOD SOUND MUSEUM  – STEVE LEE – PLUS, a surprise call-in guest AND a little golden boy named “Oscar” is on hand to brighten up the place! So much excitement, so much history, and so much fun we had to expand the show to 90 minutes!

Episode 162

Behind the Lens: Show# 162

A whole lotta love, a whole lotta fun, and an insightful look into our collective political past through personal tragedy.  There’s something for everyone on this episode of BEHIND THE LENS thanks to special guests ASHLEY BELL, TONY VIDAL, JAKE THOMAS, and our exclusive pre-recorded interview with JOHN CURRAN.

Episode 160

Behind the Lens: Show# 160

Listen now to a sweet-smelling potpourri of cinematic delights on this episode of BEHIND THE LENS thanks to our special guest, actor JOHN T. WOODS, and exclusive interviews with MAX WINKLER & ZOEY […]

Episode 161

Behind the Lens: Show# 161

It’s a breath of fresh air on this episode of BEHIND THE LENS as we welcome in the springtime with PAT MILLS, writer/director of the new indie comedy DON’T TALK TO IRENE, plus […]

Episode 159

Behind the Lens: Show# 159

Just say “YES” to this episode of BEHIND THE LENS as we welcome three special guests, directors BLAIR FOSTER and NED EHRBAR, plus fellow film critic, JOEL AMOS.

Episode 158

Behind the Lens: Show# 158

It’s a journey into the making of a musical fantasy/rock opera on BEHIND THE LENS with special guest LUKE SHIROCK talking about his new film, TOMMY BATTLES THE SILVER SEA DRAGON, while JOHANNES ROBERTS talks horror in our exclusive interview on THE STRANGERS: PREY AT NIGHT.

Episode 157

Behind the Lens: Show# 157

Who ya gonna call on for a day of legends on BEHIND THE LENS? How about DICK CAVETT, RAY PARKER JR, and FRAN STRINE for starters!

Episode 156

Behind the Lens: Show# 156

Dysfunction, hypochondria, and comedy are the watchwords for this episode of BEHIND THE LENS as we talk live with MICHELE REMSEN, MATT PORTER, and MAX AZULAY.

Episode 155

Behind the Lens: Show# 155

Listen now to a very special BEHIND THE LENS today with two passionate filmmakers – writer/director/actor JEFFREY S.S. JOHNSON and director MARK PELLINGTON – each with a film laced with different degrees of poignancy and reflection.

Episode 154

Behind the Lens: Show# 154

This week it’s time for DINNER WITH THE ALCHEMIST and then a trip into the wild blue yonder with THE MILLIONAIRES’ UNIT: THE FIRST U.S. NAVAL AVIATORS IN WORLD WAR I.

Episode 153

Behind the Lens: Show# 153

It’s a mighty tasty BEHIND THE LENS this week thanks to our special guests, director JAY SILVERMAN and writer/director ETHAN WARREN.

Episode 151

Behind the Lens: Show# 151

A fun-filled and enlightening BEHIND THE LENS this week thanks to special guests DAN MIRVISH and LOU DIAMOND PHILLIPS! With Slamdance Film Festival in full swing, what better way to celebrate indie film than […]