Our guests for this episode are Claire and Anthony of Bueno Productions who, in 2007, decided to make a Ghostbusters documentary.
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Little did they realise what was ahead of them, as they interviewed the likes of Dan Aykroyd, Sigourney Weaver and the late Harold Ramis. The result, over a decade later, is the best documentary you could wish to see about a film franchise loved the world over.
Here’s an insight into their long journey to making Cleanin’ Up The Town: Remembering Ghostbusters.
CLEANIN’ UP THE TOWN: Remembering Ghostbusters delivers the most complete account of how the classic film Ghostbusters was made. UK brother and sister team of director Anthony Bueno and producer Claire Bueno have travelled all over the United States from Lily Dale to Jacksonville cross country to San Diego, LA and San Francisco, gathering interviews with over 40 members of the cast and crew. Responsible for bringing these stories to life include actors Dan Aykroyd, Harold Ramis, Ernie Hudson and Sigourney Weaver, director Ivan Reitman, producers Joe Medjuck and Michael C. Gross, Visual effects crew include Richard Edlund, John Bruno and editor Sheldon Kahn.
You can buy this documentary and other merchandise at the Bueno Productions Shop
Presenters: Richard Williams & Juana Rubio
Video Editor, VFX & Artwork: Richard Williams
Audio Podcast Editor: Juana Rubio
Stills and/or footage courtesy of: Bueno Productions
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