Charmaine Chan, ILM’s Lead Compositor (“The Mandalorian,” “The Last Jedi”)

Charmaine Chan, the Lead Compositor for Industrial Light and Magic, joins Caitlin and Charlotte to discuss her work on The Mandalorian, working and controlling the Volume (StageCraft), her awesome project Women in VFX, her start in the industry, and so much more. Charmaine also answers our Star Wars Dinner question.

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Further reading:

Visit Charmaine’s website and follow her on Twitter.

Charmaine’s YouTube project, Women in VFX.

How Seven Samurai Inspired A Shot in Star Wars: The Last Jedi.

Interview on 365 Star Wars.

The Mandalorian: Chapter 16 “The Rescue”

The final episode of The Mandalorian Season 2 is here and boy was there a lot to react to! Caitlin and Charlotte talk about the ending, what they liked and didn’t, where the story can go moving forward, and more. (S2E8, Directed by Peyton Reed)

This is our last episode of 2020 — thanks to our amazing listeners for another incredible year podcasting and loving Star Wars! Looking forward to 2021 and beyond!

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The Mandalorian: Chapter 15 “The Believer”

Caitlin and Charlotte return to discuss the latest episode of The Mandalorian, Chapter 15 “The Believer,” written and directed by Rick Famuyiwa. Morals, beliefs, Din’s choices, and more.

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The Mandalorian: Chapter 14 “The Tragedy”

Caitlin and Charlotte discuss the latest episode of The Mandalorian, Chapter 14, “The Tragedy” (S2 E6) directed by Robert Rodriguez. Lots of fun stuff to discuss here, from father/son dynamics to where we are in the story and what’s next for Din and Grogu. 

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The Mandalorian: Chapter 13 “The Jedi”

Dave Filoni’s “The Jedi” is filled with so much to talk about. Ahsoka Tano returns to the Star Wars universe finally in live action, Baby Yoda gets a name, the layered reactions to all of this, and so much more on this episode. 

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The Mandalorian: Chapter 12 “The Siege”

Caitlin and Charlotte discuss the latest episode of The Mandalorian, Season 2, Episode 4 “Chapter 12: The Siege,” directed by Carl Weathers. 

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Help this fandom fundraiser for trans rights reach their goal.

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