Episode 56: Visiting The Finnish Parliament

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Episode 56: Visiting The Finnish Parliament Adrian and Jay get the opportunity to join in on another podcasting experience. Talking about triathlons, movie making, pushing boundaries, all while alternating between super hot sauna and super freezing polar bear swims? Bring it on! ** You can check out ‘The Finish Podcast’ on iTunes link: https://apple.co/2Iuq2tP

Episode 55: A tiny memorial to The Wolf a World War 2 Hero and Grandfather!

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Episode 55: A tiny memorial to The Wolf a World War 2 Hero and Grandfather! Adrian’s grandfather has passed and he is travelling to visit his family. Jason gets to listen to Adrian tell stories of his granddad’s life as a bomber pilot in world war 2, and as a farmer in Saskatchewan! The man […]

Episode 54: Picture Wrap on Shifted a recap!

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Episode 54: Picture Wrap on Shifted a recap! After a long final weekend that went longer than expected, the guys talk about wrapping principal photography on Shifted, some of the struggles, the feels are real! Let’s find out what’s coming up next for the team! Discussed on the Show: Detective Pikachu – A look at […]

Episode 53: Tony White says If you can’t dazzle them with brilliance, baffle them with bullshit!

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Episode 53: Tony White says If you can’t dazzle them with brilliance, baffle them with bullshit! The lads help an old friend out with an audition self tape and in return they force him to sit down to a podcast! Tony White is an ACTRA union actor trying to make his way in the world […]

Episode 52: We’ve been doing this show for 2 YEARS!!

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Episode 52: We’ve been doing this show for 2 YEARS!! Super Fun special 52nd episode! The guys have been doing this little podcast, YouTube/Facebook show for 2 solid years, every 2nd Wednesday and it’s still going strong! Tonight they celebrate after a HUGE film shoot day on the set of their new film ‘Shifted’ with […]

Episode 51: Gearing up to finish shooting our new horror film Shifted!

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Episode 51: Gearing up to finish shooting our new horror film Shifted! Special Guest Derek Lackenbauer is on the show to tell us about our new beer sponsor, the fact that he is getting into awesome shape, and oh ya… he got engaged!! The team is gearing up to finish up the final 4 days […]

Episode 50: Fable Forest Films, proud parents of a bouncing baby Zak!

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Episode 50: Fable Forest Films, proud parents of a bouncing baby Zak! In this weeks episode we get to hear all about how our Special Guest star Zak Whitford owes us a large percentage of his future wages for making him the man he is today!

Episode 49: Hey Google! We have Zak Whitford on our Happy New Years show!

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Episode 49: Hey Google! We have Zak Whitford on our Happy New Years show! Adrian and Jay have special guest Zak Whitford on the show today! We wish everyone a Happy New Year, talk quickly about goals for the year, camera gear, xmas movies, all the goodies! Oh and the Google Home Mini becomes our […]

Episode 48: Understand ‘Why’ you want to start! Business coaching with Shalini Nagrani!

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Episode 48: Understand ‘Why’ you want to start! Business coaching with Shalini Nagrani! Special Guest Shalini Nagrani is back with a new way to think about kicking off your business venture, then kicks off coaching the lads a bit towards S.M.A.R.T. goals and the road to success!

Episode 47: Reaching the 7th level of Maslow’s hierarchy of needs with Shalini Nagrani

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Episode 47: Reaching the 7th level of Maslow’s hierarchy of needs with Shalini Nagrani Meditation, Business, Filmmaking, Agreeing that Adrian brushing his teeth in the shower is a big No-No, this episode is a lot of fun! Special Guest: Shalini Nagrani

Episode 46: There’s probably an apple falling near a tree reference in here somewhere.

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Episode 46: There’s probably an apple falling near a tree reference in here somewhere. The guys finally have Jason’s dad on the show and things get a little silly. Ken is an amazing supporter of Fable Forest Films and has helped the team in so many ways. It’s always a pleasure when we get to […]

Episode 42: Grow, Cook, Love – Behind The Scenes – Screen Test

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Episode 42: Grow, Cook, Love – Behind The Scenes – Screen Test In episode 41 Adrian and Jay talked about some of the show concepts they were pitching to Bell Media and the need for a screen test. In this unusual episode we go behind the scenes of the filming of the scree test. You […]

Episode 41: The Great Wall of VHS Tapes is Visible from Space!

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Episode 41: The Great Wall of VHS Tapes is Visible from Space! Jay is a hoarder, the guys talk about Kickstarter and IndieGoGo campaigns, they discuss progress on Shifted and talk about the shows they have pitched to Bell Media!

Episode 40: Art of 8 Limbs Available on Bell Fibe TV1!

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Episode 40: Art of 8 Limbs Available on Bell Fibe TV1! Jason and Adrian sit down for a quick update. The Art of 8 Limbs Muay Thai Documentary is now available to be viewed on Bell Fibe TV1 Network, the team has a plan to try and focus more on one project at a time, […]

Episode 39: A Chip Off the Old Block!

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Episode 39: A Chip Off the Old Block! Our TV Show ‘The Art of 8 Limbs’ Final Edits Have Been Delivered, with the show to released soon and our Short Film has not had any success with festival entries yet! Here are the Ups and Downs of the film journey! Jason’s son Connor Green, a […]

Episode 38: The AGM! Filmmaking is Serious Business

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Episode 38: The AGM! Filmmaking is Serious Business A continuation from last time, the lads switch from beer to scotch and get down to the nitty gritty. It’s time to start trying to lay out a 5 year plan, a time line of what is to come. Listen to the various issues that filmmakers can […]

Episode 36: Muay Thai’s TKO Fighting Artist

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Episode 36: Muay Thai’s TKO Fighting Artist Jay and Adrian get the chance to sit down with Kru Chris Greig from TKO fighting arts who was instrumental in ensuring ‘The Art of 8 Limbs’ fight night was a success. We hear all about how the night nearly fell apart 37 different ways and get to […]

Episode 33: Malko and his Mobile Movie Making Machine

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Episode 33: Malko and his Mobile Movie Making Machine Special Guest Star – ‘Shifted’ DOP Michael Malko talks about his start in this crazy business and we talk about Mike’s short film BLJZ 340 where Adrian and J first worked together. Mentioned in the Show Here it is ladies and gentlemen! The short film where […]

Episode 32: Derek on ‘Shifted’!

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Episode 32: Derek on ‘Shifted’! Let’s keep the 30 minute episode train rolling! The guys have special co-host Derek Lackenbauer to come on the show to hear his experience as an actor on the set of ‘Shifted’ and we get a few extra updates in. Are we inadvertently racist when we try to make Asian […]

Episode 31: Fight Night is Imminent!

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Episode 31: Fight Night is Imminent! What? Another 30 minute episode?? The guys have special co-host Derek Lackenbauer and have a quick catch-up! Find out what is happening inside The Fable Forest! Our Muay Thai fight documentary series #TheArtOf8Limbs gets it’s big fight night Sat Apr 28th! Jason buys a bottle of whiskey with an […]

Episode 29: Producer/Director commentary for Stephen King’s ‘The Mist’!

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Episode 29: Producer/Director commentary for Stephen King’s ‘The Mist’! Producer/Director commentary?? OK Fine! Maybe it’s not the actual Producer and Director of the actual film! Adrian and Jay sit down to drink beers and chat while they watch The Mist! Yes that’s right! You can watch them… watching a movie! [amazon_link asins=’B001AR0D4A’ template=’ProductGrid’ store=’thefablefores-20′ marketplace=’CA’ […]

Episode 28: The title for our new film ‘Winter Wonderland’ has Shifted!

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Episode 28: The title for our new film ‘Winter Wonderland’ has Shifted! The guys have just finished one of the hardest and most rewarding shooting weeks of their lives. They look back and reflect on some of the wins and some of the roadblocks they faced!  (The title of the film has even changed since […]

Episode 27: Oscar Picks!

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Episode 27: Oscar Picks! Special Oscars Episode! Production for Winter Wonderland is about to start, the guys are in a panic, but there is no reason not to toss out a few of their picks! They can’t wait for the Academy Awards! Discussed on this show: Oscar Picks! – Best Animated Film: Jason (Loving Vincent), […]

Episode 26: Big News about new Muay Thai DocuSeries and FY18 Goals

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Episode 26: Big News about new Muay Thai DocuSeries and FY18 Goals The guys start off quickly talking about a snag designing film credits, they reveal big news about their partnership with Bell on a new Muay Thai docu-series, then get into the Goals episode for the year! Was a lot of fun to recap […]

Episode 25: Live at the Apollo!

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Episode 25: Live at the Apollo! After a private screening of their new short film My Huntsville Muse and an encore presentation of Bickerman’s Grove, the lads sit down and podcast in front of their largest audience yet!   The Desert Island Movies from tonight’s show! [amazon_link asins=’B00I17PESM,B01LTHO4JU,B0007DFJ0G,B007TSV4D8,B01257MECW,B0017JHQM8,B00006RCOC’ template=’ProductGrid’ store=’thefablefores-20′ marketplace=’CA’ link_id=’038d3750-0640-11e8-b920-8feb4e382e4f’]

Episode 24: DMAN is back and is Never Gonna To Give You Up!

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Episode 24: DMAN is back and is Never Gonna To Give You Up! Derek Lackenbauer returns to the show and the team continues to walk through the story and character development of the upcoming horror feature film Winter Wonderland! Discussed in this episode: – The guys have posted for character auditions for upcoming feature Winter […]

Episode 23: Rolling in the New Year – Post Production Workflow! My Huntsville Muse!

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Episode 23: Rolling in the New Year – Post Production Workflow! My Huntsville Muse! Adrian and Jason kick off the year with the shortest show ever!  Adrian showcases his post production editing techniques. Discussed in this episode: – Upcoming screening of Bickerman’s Grove and My Huntsville Muse as well as a live taping of First […]

Episode 22: Fable Forest Holiday Spectacular with Actor Zach Parsons!

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Episode 22: Fable Forest Holiday Spectacular with Actor Zach Parsons! Adrian and Jason sit down with actor extraordinaire Zach Parsons to reminisce about I Was a Greenhouse, Bickerman’s Grove, and Postmen! We find out what Zach has been up to these days and then get in to discussing The Fable Forest’s Top 10 Christmas Movies! […]

Episode 21: Building a World with the Mountain Man Winter himself!

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Episode 21: Building a World with the Mountain Man Winter himself! The lads sit down with their good buddy Mike Wurtz, who will play the Mountain Man in ‘Winter Wonderland’, to continue building out the story, world, monster.  All of this development work is so important to the process! Mike had the idea to have […]

Episode 20: Creating the Monster for Winter Wonderland – Working with a Concept Artist!

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Episode 20: Creating the Monster for Winter Wonderland – Working with a Concept Artist! The lads sit down with epic artist Juozas Zenkevicius the 6th! We walk Joe, as we were given permission to address him, through the concept for our new Horror / Murder Mystery. We discuss the nature of our monster and ask for […]

Episode 19: Talking Indie Film with the RCMP!

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** Special Note ** On this show we break down and SPOIL the movie ‘Cube’, by Canadian director Vincenzo Natali.  Before diving into the show, or if you really enjoyed listening to us blabber on, and want to help us out, consider picking up this Canadian Classic!!   Episode 19: Talking Indie Film with the […]

Episode 18: Winter Wonderland

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Episode 18: Winter Wonderland A quick update on the short film My Huntsville Muse, Round 2 of Trivia and Actor Derek Lackenbauer is back at the brainstorming table to help the guys talk through a new improv flick concept Winter Wonderland! Can the guys make a monster movie? Discussed in the Show: Lot42 has opened […]

Episode 17: Kings to You

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Episode 17: Kings to You The lads discuss their golfing prowess, talk about the My Huntsville Muse short film shoot day, engage in their first film trivia session and talk about an upcoming Winter Wonderland semi improv project. Kings to You! A Great Scene from “The Count of Monte Cristo”   Behind the scenes stills […]

Episode 16: Mother! We hated you and then changed our minds

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Episode 16: Mother! We hated you and then changed our minds In this episode we had a rough start, but the show must have went on… and on… and on…  😀 Discussed in the show: #MyHuntsvilleMuse our new short film David Mamet’s Book “On Directing” Darren Aronofsky’s ‘Mother!’  

Episode 15: My Huntsville Muse!

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Episode 15: My Huntsville Muse After wrapping up a production meeting with great actor and our Co-Producer, the guys walk through the logistics of a short film The Fable Forest is planning to shoot in October. Discussed in the show: Netflix Shakespeare in the Park Stephen King’s Dollar Babies! A new improv film concept we’re […]

Episode 14: Puddles Pity Party has an appointment on our Social Calendar!

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Episode 14: Puddles Pity Party has an appointment on our Social Calendar! In this episode Adrian and J talk about designing a Social Calendar, the importance of sharing, quickly discuss the great screenplay breakdown artist Blake Snyder, give quick updates on scripts and dive a bit into “The Couple” for their segment Son of a […]

Episode 13: I believe I can A.I., I believe I can touch the sky!

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Episode 13: I believe I can A.I., I believe I can touch the sky! In this episode the guys give an update on their scripts in development, they talk about AI at length, the scariness and the dream, and then they pitch a few more ideas at each other before they talk about screenwriting software!! […]

Episode 12: Comrade Masurkevitch in the Groin Panther Lounge

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Episode 12: Comrade Masurkevitch in the Groin Panther Lounge A special episode! The guys break from their usual every other week schedule to talk to Michael Masurkevitch, a local Kitchener actor/filmmaker who is launched the KW Film Network and is starting a monthly indie film showcase! Hang on tight, things get a little weird!   […]

Episode 11: The case of the stolen Canon!

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Episode 11: The case of the stolen Canon! Have you ever had a piece of your indie film equipment stolen??  Well we did!  Enjoy the retelling of how everything went down and the frustrations dealing with the police. SPOILER ALERT – We never got the camera back!   Discussed on this show! Crime runs rampant! […]

Episode 10: Postmen Power Trio Reunion Tour

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Episode 10: Postmen Power Trio Reunion Tour The Fable Forest celebrates their 10th episode of First Frames First by taking a bit of a break from talking about film progress… and from drinking beers!  Our special guest host Mike, comes on board for a 2 hour drive through the country, drinking coffee, recording every bump […]

Episode 9: Heather And The Moth

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Episode 9: Heather And The Moth Discussed on this show! We talk about a short film strategy for getting out into the world and continuing to build the brand. Oh god we can’t wait to shoot! Adrian’s wife calls in a panic! This may be the greatest moment of our show to this point! Continued […]