Garrett Briones openbaar
[search 0]
Meer
Download the App!
show episodes
 
Artwork
 
NJAG is the home of podcasts hosted by filmmaker/storyteller "THE Guy" Garrett Briones. With his shows, Garrett aims to shed light on the struggles that shape the storytellers of the past and present as well as talk about the art that comes from those experiences. Through his conversations and musings, the goal is show everyone that "not just a guy" brings their dreams to life, but being part of something more does.
  continue reading
 
Loading …
show series
 
This week on NOT JUST A GUY, "THE Guy" looks at the balance between the jobs we work to keep the lights on vs the cretive pursuits that fulfill us as storytellers. How can we strike a balance between the two? Can the real jobs contribute to the stories we tell? And when is it time to put up and shut up? Follow the show @njagprod (Instagram, TikTok,…
  continue reading
 
This week on NOT JUST A GEEK, Garrett takes a look at "X-Men '97"! How is this show blending various eras of X-Men? What is it doing to give each of their characters their chance to shine? And why is it resonating so intensely with many of us? "THE Guy" talks about all of this and more! Follow the show @njagprod (Instagram, TikTok, and/or Twitter) …
  continue reading
 
BEWARE HARSH AUDIO! ("THE Guy" is working on it) This week on NOT JUST A GUY, "THE Guy" returns to the car and looks at what it means to be comfortable in life. What's the line between comfort and complacency? How can we fit in our creative endeavors into our busy schedule? And what steps can we take to keep getting better every day? Garrett gives …
  continue reading
 
This week on "Not Just A Geek", Garrett continues his look at the "Energon Universe" and the spotlight is firmly on "Duke" and "Cobra Commander"! How did these books finally get "THE Guy" into "G.I. Joe"? What do these books add the "EU"? And why are Duke and Cobra Commander two of the most interesting characters to follow in this connected univers…
  continue reading
 
[BEWARE LESS CRISP AUDIO!] Recorded on the way the second shift work of the day, "THE Guy" gives a look at where his mind amid work and creative endeavors. How do we find a balance between creative work and the work that pays the bills? What keeps us storytellers going when the dream feels so far away? And when is the time to give yourself a break?…
  continue reading
 
This week on NOT JUST A GEEK, it's a look at the Energon Universe! Garrett dives into the first 2 comics of this new publishing line: "Void Rivals" and "Transformers"! How did this new shared universe begin? What role does "G.I. Joe" play in all of this? And why are comics just the best? All this and more!! Follow the show @njagprod (Instagram, Tik…
  continue reading
 
This week on Not Just A Geek, Garrett looks at 2020's "Final Fantasy VII Remake"! "THE Guy" charts his journey to this game and how he went in already loving the characters, without ever playing the original! Plus, a look at why this game is so impactful, it's similarities to "Star Wars", and how it uses ideas from the "hero's journey". Follow the …
  continue reading
 
Do you sometimes struggle with TOO many ideas? Are you pulled in a hundred different creative directions? Host Garrett Briones looks at what to do when you're overwhelmed with your ideas and have no idea what your next step should be. Strategies, anecdotes, and struggles! All these and more in new episode of NOT JUST A GUY! Theme:Take the Lead by K…
  continue reading
 
The inaugural NOT JUST A GEEK is here! Host Garrett Briones talks about what stories are getting him through his struggles before doing a deep dive on the new "Ultimate Marvel" universe. How did this universe come to be? What is it all about? Why is this the perfect jumping on point for new and lapsed readers? Tune in and find out! Theme:Take the L…
  continue reading
 
This week on Not Just A Guy, Garrett starts to delve into the idea of "making it". What does it truly mean? Who decides when someone makes it? Is it something we should be focused on? All of this plus an announcement of a new show on the NJAG feed! Follow the show:Instagram - @njagprod Theme:Take the Lead by Kevin MacLeod…
  continue reading
 
Continuing his look at mental health as a storyteller, "THE Guy" Garrett Briones dives into why we compare our creative careers to others and ways that we can go easier on ourselves as we go through our own individual journeys. Follow the show:Instagram - @notjustaguyprodTikTok - @notjustaguyprod Theme:Take the Lead by Kevin MacLeod…
  continue reading
 
This month is all about looking at mental health as a storyteller and this week, Garrett is looking at burnout of every kind. Is there a way we can prevent or learnt to deal with burnout? That's what "THE Guy" seeks to find out. Mental burnout, physical burnout, financial burnout, productive burnout; Garrett dives into it all and shares how he ran …
  continue reading
 
For the final episode of the year, Garrett reminisces on the creative hurdles he faced, why he feels we al need to cut ourselves more slack, his plans for 2024, and more. Video versions of the show: youtube.com/notjustaguyproductions Follow the show:Instagram - @notjustaguyprodTikTok - @notjustaguyprod Theme:Take the Lead by Kevin MacLeod…
  continue reading
 
Garrett is joined by miniature artist, grip, gaffer, and cinematographer Chris Hall to discuss Bakersfield, CA, working on MANY student films, and trying to find a healthy work/life balance. In addition, after pulling a "Garot Card' in the last episode, Campbell Russell-Troutman returns to join the conversation and give additional insights. Video v…
  continue reading
 
Writer & artist Campbell Russell-Troutman joins the show to talk film school projects, friendships, what he thinks making it is, D&D, and stroking your own ego. Plus, the first pull of a card from the "Garot Deck"! Video versions of the show: youtube.com/notjustaguyproductions Follow the show:Instagram - @notjustaguyprodTikTok - @nojustaguyprod The…
  continue reading
 
Ken Napzok, a storyteller across a litany of mediums & a personal inspiration of "THE Guy" joins the show to talk a little bit of everything. Garrett and Ken discuss Ken's beginnings in broadcast, how he entered the wild world of pro wrestling, the presence of Star Wars in their lives, and why it's important to remember the "why" of the stories we …
  continue reading
 
The talented duo that makes up "Sad Girl Cinemas", Kaitlyn Scardino & Valaniece, stop by to talk with "THE Guy" about the process of making a music video, how they combine inspirations with their own styles, balancing work life with their social life, what it takes to be a "sad girl", and so much more! Video versions of the show: youtube.com/notjus…
  continue reading
 
Actor/Script Supervisor/Musician Nala Clophus talks with "THE Guy" about their time in film school, evolving from your past self, not letting your art be confined to any one medium, cats, and what a good support means for a struggling storyteller. Video versions of the show: youtube.com/notjustaguyproductions Follow the show:Instagram - @notjustagu…
  continue reading
 
Learned director Felix Malms joins the show to discuss moving to the U.S. from Germany to pursue film, making his thesis during the height of a pandemic, and what its like working at a film school while still a student. He and Garrett also talk about Felix's background in television as well as reminiscing about their shared college experience. All …
  continue reading
 
This week, Garrett talks about, well, whatever comes to mind. Join "THE Guy" as he discusses feelings of FOMO, getting his audio drama off the ground, being human, and so much more! Video Versions of the show: youtube.com/notjustaguyproductions Follow the show:Instagram - @notjustaguyprodTikTok - @nojustaguyprod Theme:Take the Lead by Kevin MacLeod…
  continue reading
 
Garrett talks about the who, what, where, why, when, and how of his decision to pursue his life as a storyteller. Who inspires him? What does he want to do with his stories? Why does he put up with the struggles? These questions and more answered in this week's episode! Follow the show:Instagram - @notjustaguyprodTikTok - @nojustaguyprod Theme:Take…
  continue reading
 
On this week's "Not Just A Guy", Garrett is joined by his girlfriend and editor extraordinaire Emily Cunningham. The two discuss the ins and outs of editing, the pros and cons of going to film school, and the definitive ranking of some of the most popular dinosaurs in history! Follow the show:Instagram - @notjustaguyprodTikTok - @nojustaguyprod The…
  continue reading
 
Garrett is joined by his best friend, Roberto Lara, to discuss his Army history, affirmations, high school, Lara's wrestling Mount Rushmore, and so much more! (THE Guy Note: Episode was recorded on a small microphone plugged into an iPhone, so it's not up to the usual audio standard) Follow the show:Instagram - @notjustaguyprodTikTok - @nojustaguyp…
  continue reading
 
This week on NJAG, Garrett discusses the difficulties of trying to tell your stories amidst unemployment and trying to land a steady gig. Then he discuss the ongoing strikes and why AI will never replace the authenticity and heart of writers. A whole lot to unpack and a few tangents to enjoy along the way! Follow the show:Instagram - @notjustaguypr…
  continue reading
 
Filmmaker & struggling storyteller "THE guy" Garrett Briones is on a mission to chart his journey as well as the journeys of other storytellers. In this inaugural episode, Garrett sets the stage for the show & tells his own story so far. From his small town origin to the trials of being a film student during the height of the pandemic and even what…
  continue reading
 
Loading …

Korte handleiding