Ep. 169: Set Safety, Mariachi, & The “Do We Want To Talk About It” Test

Ep. 169: Set Safety, Mariachi, & The “Do We Want To Talk About It” Test

Ep. 169: Set Safety, Mariachi, & The “Do We Want To Talk About It” Test

Happier in Hollywood - August 6, 2020 - 35:34

Liz and Sarah talk to director Dr. Rachel Raimist (Queen Sugar, Roswell New Mexico) about how she’s shooting safely during the time of Covid-19. What exactly are “color coded pod sets” anyway? In The Craft (And Fain), they reveal one of the key factors they use to determine their interest in a potential TV project. Does it pass the “Do We Want To Talk About It” test? This week’s Hollywood Hack is a great (affordable) way to celebrate a loved one while maintaining social distance: Hire a mariachi band!If you want to order a Happier In Hollywood rainbow Silipint travel cup with lid, email happierinhollywood@gmail.com for more information. Happier in Hollywood is part of ‘The Onward Project,’ a family of podcasts brought together by Gretchen Rubin—all about how to make your life better. Check out the other Onward Project podcasts—Happier with Gretchen Rubin, Side Hustle School, Do The Thing, and Everything Happens with Kate Bowler . If you liked this episode, please subscribe, leave a review, and tell your friends!Dr. Rachel Raimisthttps://www.rachelmakesmovies.com/The White Paper:https://laist.com/2020/06/01/studios_guilds_release_guidelines_to_resume_production.phphttps://www.indiewire.com/2020/05/hollywood-safety-white-paper-film-tv-back-to-work-1202232613/Mariachi Divashttps://www.mariachidivas.com/

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Veteran TV writers Liz Craft and Sarah Fain demystify Hollywood by making career and personal struggles universal. Friends since high school and writing partners for 17 years, Liz and Sarah have survived and thrived in Tinseltown’s male-dominated entertainment industry, guided by blind optimism and a Midwestern work ethic. Along the way they've learned a lot about kicking ass, kissing ass, and office yoga.