‘In Other Words’ director Patrick Perez Vidauri joins StudioJake to talk about directing indie films and the process of making a comedy. He shares his insights for rookie filmmakers and what he’s working on now. Plus, he tells a funny story about actor Will Ferrell.
Check out the interview below:
According to his IMDb profile:
Patrick Perez Vidauri studied Anthropology at Columbia University in the City of New York. He received his MFA in Directing from the UCLA School of Theater Film and Television. He is a veteran creator of film and television. His first feature “Lola’s Love Shack” about three Latino boys coming of age in the urban U.S. won critics and audiences with its smart and funny tone. Will Ferrell had this to say about it, ” Heartfelt and silly. It made me laugh and I hate laughing.” It is in distribution worldwide. His 2nd feature film “In Other Words”, starred Chris Kattan, Edy Ganem, and Brian McClure. He is married to screenwriter Cristina Nava.
In 2011, Patrick was hired by Kevin Messick to translate the feature film, “La Casa De Mi Padre” written by Andrew Steele and starring Will Ferrell. In addition Patrick taught Mr. Ferrell Spanish for the movie and served as his on-set dialect coach.
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