Ron Dawson is a film maker and the host of the Radio Film School
podcast. Ron’s show is a radio documentary series on the subjects
of film making, movies, and cinema. He adds a lot of fun TV and
movie references into his show, which just adds to the richness of
his podcast. I recently met Ron on Blab and when I heard his
podcast for the first time, I had to binge listen to all of his
00:06:50 – Ron and I met on
00:07:45 – I binge listened to
Ron’s show. It’s sooo good.
00:09:10 – Ron watched a lot of TV
on the weekends, growing up as a kid.
00:14:35 – Ron explains what his
podcast is about.
00:16:10 – What inspired Ron to
start a podcast?
00:22:40 – Ron puts a lot of
movie/TV audio bites in his show and he is always filled with
00:24:45 – We talk about EP 09 –
The Salieri Syndrome.
00:27:10 – I get a little OCD over
00:31:30 – Ron….a hip-hop
00:33:15 – Did you know I was in
an all-boys Catholic high school?
00:36:55 – What I really enjoy
about Ron’s podcast is that he opens up and gets personal in
00:45:00 – If you’re doing an
interview-style podcast, your personality is what has to stand
00:47:55 – What has Ron learned
from his guests?
00:49:40 – Believe it or not, you
can learn from an older generation.
00:52:00 – Look outside of your
genre for inspiration.
00:55:00 – Ron and I enjoy
watching the trailers more than the actual movies.
00:56:45 – Where is Ron currently
in his personal hero’s journey?
01:01:40 – You gotta have the
valley in order to have the peaks.
01:02:20 – How have mentors helped
Ron along his journey?
01:05:40 – What has Ron changed
his mind about recently?
01:10:15 – Ron and I talk about
the fine balance between explaining and not explaining a
01:14:40 – Ron had a whole segment
focused on women in film making.
01:19:45 – What’s the most
misunderstood thing about Ron?
FULL SHOW NOTES: http://www.podcastjunkies.com/76