14. Rollers Has a Start Date, Anamorphic Lenses and Earthquakes // The Rollers Diaries Vol. 10
Published September 25, 2018
70 min
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    Catch up on Rollers // Zay is setting some dates on the record: FEBRUARY 4, 2019

    Editing Robots // Apparently they exist in some form… Too bad they suck.

    A terrible overview of lenses

    How “super” film works // Short version is that they move the soundtrack and use more of the film stock for the image. Here’s the longer version.

    Photo Emulsion paint!!!! //

    “Momento Mori” / “Remember Death.”

    The Belly of the Beast // This is the history of the “Brazen Bull.”

    The Colosseum in Rome // It was actually built between 70 and 80 AD.

    Going back in time with iPhones! //

    • Flappy Bird and the Mario iPhone Game
    • Jon says if he could find some metal he could charge up in iPhone in 70 AD.
    • Here’s a how-to video…for charging a phone without electricity.

    New Movie Idea // Guy goes back in time, brings a disease, wipes out Rome at its peak.

    "Preppers" // Here are the kind you should apparently avoid

    A Conversation about Hiroshima and Nuclear Bombs

    • This man survived Hiroshima and Nagasaki // Tsutomu Yamaguchi
    • Hiroshima, by John Hersey - A first hand account of the blasts there
    • The Hiroshima Peace Museum that Jon visited
    • The Tzar Bomba (the largest explosion ever created). The bomb dropped over Hiroshima was yielded a blast of about 15 kilotons. The Tzar Bomb yielded a blast that was 500,000 kilotons, about 33 times larger.

    32:00 // MAIL BAG

    Jon and Zay Give some Podcast Recommendations

    Existential question check in // Do you think you did, or are doing, your life “right?” Don’t forget to write in! And thanks to Archie for giving us a great honest answer. Hit us at info@mamabearstudios.com

    54:00 // The inaugural episode of “Libertarian Ranting with Jon and Zay.”

    The Greatest Sign Flipper Ever // How does he do it? Lots of wasted time…

    Rosemary’s Baby //

    Gimme Shelter (1970) // The documentary chronicles The famous concert at Altamont where the Hell’s Angels stabbed and killed a young black man.

    Peter Biskind // Basically the official chronicler of Hollywood

    • Easy Riders, Raging Bulls: How the Sex-Drugs-and-Rock 'N' Roll Generation Saved Hollywood (1999) // This book is amazing. READ IT.
    • Down and Dirty Pictures: Miramax, Sundance, and the Rise of Independent Film (2005) // This book is also incredible. If you’re interested in working in film, read them BOTH.

    Credits and Personal Links:

    A Mama Bear Studios Production // Mama Bear Studios’ Website

    Produced and edited by: Isaiah Smallman

    Executive Producer: Jon Schimpf

    Opening music: "The Get Down," Produced by Summer Dregs

    Outro music: Composed and Recorded by Tom Paulus and Max Belz

    Cover Art by: Nate Giordano

    Show Website | ThatWay.fm

    Show Twitter | @ThatWayPod

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    Isaiah Instagram

    Isaiah IMDB

    Isaiah’s Twitter (which he never uses)

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