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VERY APE PODCAST #43 – Mental w/ Jesse Zook Mann

Jesse Zook Mann is an Emmy-Award winning documentary director, and cinematographer. Jesse’s special on the Olympic Summer Games, My First Time, won top ratings for NBC. After producing his own series Jesse went on to produce international segments for Vice’s The Vice Guide to Everything on MTV. Recently Jesse finished directing Oddities San Francisco for Discovery Networks, and field producing Monster Mansions for Travel Channel.

Jesse’s past producer credits include First Look (NBC), Open House (NBC), I Do! (NBC), The Listening Post (Al Jazeera) and Splitting Hairs (Silverdocs). Jesse’s web credits include creating the first webisodes covering Broadway with documentaries on, and directing several series for generating videos with millions of views. Jesse’s documentary Punk Jews was recently featured in The New York Times and is currently screening at festivals.

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Recorded 3/23/17
Brooklyn, NY

VERY APE PODCAST #42 – Resistance Radio

Sean and Cass keep keepin’ it real with some audio magic from an array of culture shifting artists. Watch our docs for free at Follow Sean on twitter @SeanVeryApe Follow Cass on twitter @cassgreener Spotify Playlist:…

Very Ape Podcast #41 – James Burns

 James Burns, 28, didn’t go to film school. He spent time in solitary confinement at age six, and was later incarcerated at an adult facility in Colorado when he was still a minor, spending years in the criminal justice system. After…

Very Ape Podcast #40 – Michael Belcher

Sean chats with cinematographer and all around rad dude, Michael Belcher. See Michael’s cinematography at Spotify Playlist: Recorded 2/21/17 Brooklyn, NY…

Very Ape Podcast #38 – Good Dad with Noah Lampert

Cross-pollination is in full effect with a Very Ape and Synchronicity mashup. Follow Noah on Twitter @NoahLampert Listen to Noah’s Podcast: Spotify Playlist: Recorded 2/7/17 Brooklyn, NY…

Very Ape Podcast #35 – Lucid Dying with Stephanie Hope

Sean chats with health and wellness practitioner, Stephanie Hope. Stephanie is inspired by Florence Nightingale’s example of merging the highest spiritual values with the most mundane practical realities. She supports clients in deep self-exploration and assists them in translating their discoveries into small…

Very Ape Podcast #35 – Joey Lawrence

Sean sits down with photographer and director, Joey Lawrence, to understand how and why he captures humanity Follow Joey L on twitter @joeyldotcom Joey’s site: Spotify playlist: Recorded 1/12/17 Brooklyn, NY…