Creative Confoes

Hosted ByDiego Ameerali & Tevin Morris

In this series we have conversations with a wide array of creatives and explore their creative process and how they translate that into business.

Creative Confoes 009 – Studying Film in India w/ Joel Aarland

In this episode we talk with Joel Aarland. Through a twist of events, he somehow got dragged into film making a few years ago after the Carifesta event in Suriname and now he is studying the arts in India. Have a listen to find out more about him.

Episode overview:

  • 0:00 – Intro and Origin Story
  • 6:02 – How was your first experience on a film set
  • 8:38 – Could you walk us through what the different roles on a set actually do
  • 18:05 – Do you have a recommendation or go to tip when it comes to lighting
  • 20:05 – Tell us about the film course you are doing in India
  • 23:04 – What was your process for application to India
  • 30:00 – Impression when arriving in India
  • 37:20 – Thoughts on the current state of the media industry in Suriname 54:02 – Yggdrasil and being a Generalist vs a Specialist
  • 1:01:00 – Any Books / Tips / Life Hacks you’d recommend
  • 1:10:52 – Closing Remarks

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Intro/Outro beat with compliments of Sjakeem Seedo.

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