58 minutes | Jun 21, 2021

Close Encounters with Jaws and Joe Alves

Interview: We're celebrating the 46th anniversary of JAWS with Production Designer/Art Director/Director Joe Alves. Joe joins me for a mind-blowing deep dive into the making of JAWS and Close Encounters of the Third Kind. Joe is a recipient of the Art Directors Lifetime Achievement Award. When you think of the visual elements that stand out in JAWS and Close Encounters we have Joe to thank for all of that. Joe shares with me an oral history of his early involvement in two of the greatest movies ever made. Joe designed the shark in Jaws and scouted Devils Tower for Close Encounters but that's only a fraction of the story. Joe shares his time working with the masters: Alfred Hitchcock, Walt Disney, Rod Serling, and Steven Spielberg. You'll never look at movies the same again after hearing Joe's amazing first-hand behind-the-scenes stories.  Our Guest, Joe Alves https://joealvesmovieart.com  Joe Alves: Designing JAWS (book): https://twitter.com/ears2you/status/1294297944661856256?s=20  https://www.imdb.com/name/nm0023469/  Award-winning podcast! Live From Detroit: The Jeff Dwoskin Show: WINNER TOP 25 INDIE PODCASTS 2020 from Indie Pods United! Live From Detroit: The Jeff Dwoskin Show:  1st Annual Snobby Awards: WINNER: Best Comedy Podcast, Best Interview Podcast, and Podcaster of the year! Check out and subscribe to Apostrophe Digital Magazine (free): https://designrr.page/?id=60364&token=2639062602&h=7108&fbclid=IwAR0NbQbyYZ0xheQLUUTy4LvoUqDXKaM2hkfzEaigFcnvAvOsA_wzwPHHWWs  Follow and listen to my show on Castbox! https://castbox.fm/channel/Live-From-Detroit%3A-The-Jeff-Dwoskin-Show-id2928952?country=us JOIN OUR MAILING LIST!  https://jeffisfunny.com/mailing-list/ Buy me a coffee! https://www.buymeacoffee.com/JeffDwoskinShow Jeff Dwoskin Presents: Crossing the Steams: Every Wednesday at 9:30 PM ET we are LIVE discussing the best TV shows to binge-watch. I'm joined by a panel of TV-watching experts. You don't want to miss the fun! (Watch past episodes) Watch LIVE: @bigmacher on Twitter:  https://twitter.com/bigmacher The Jeff Dwoskin Show on YouTube Subscribe to YouTube Channel: https://bit.ly/CTSYouTubeSubscribe Hashtag Fun: Jeff dives into recent trends and reads some of his favorite tweets from trending hashtags. The hashtag featured in this episode is #SharkSongsAndBands Social Media: Jeff encourages everyone to check out and embrace Twitter lists. Featured on the show: Hashtag Game: #SharkSongsAndBands Hosted by: https://twitter.com/TuneSisTags  Tweets featured on the show: https://twitter.com/smc429/status/1294527074544177152?s=20 https://twitter.com/smc429/status/1294521442789294080?s=20 https://twitter.com/smc429/status/1294519991736229890?s=20 https://twitter.com/JohnJcampbell73/status/1294432282166677504?s=20 https://twitter.com/Hawkified/status/1294419144264146944?s=20 https://twitter.com/Zlatimeyer/status/1294336371881136128?s=20 https://twitter.com/jomama52981959/status/1294324813943779328?s=20 https://twitter.com/AlvarezHashi/status/1294317565771014144?s=20 https://twitter.com/tomwrobel888/status/1294316943869120515?s=20 https://twitter.com/keddle01/status/1294313017404882944?s=20 https://twitter.com/mysty812/status/1294316642277761025?s=20 https://twitter.com/keddle01/status/1294312183552020480?s=20 https://twitter.com/danielhudsonll/status/1294305642623180800?s=20 https://twitter.com/charley_ck14/status/1294304585608298496?s=20 https://twitter.com/Superbokka/status/1294304167742373889?s=20 https://twitter.com/HumpDayHashTags/status/1294303005056077829?s=20 https://twitter.com/personaugratin/status/1294303884727508992?s=20 https://twitter.com/TrumanSaid/status/1294300990703837186?s=20 https://twitter.com/ears2you/status/1294297944661856256?s=20  Follow Hashtag Roundup to tweet along with fun hashtags daily! https://twitter.com/HashtagRoundup Download the Hashtag Roundup app at https://app.hashtagroundup.com/ Follow Jeff Dwoskin: Jeff on Twitter: https://twitter.com/bigmacher The Jeff Dwoskin Show: https://twitter.com/JeffDwoskinShow Podcast website: https://jeffisfunny.com Instagram: https://instagram.com/JeffDwoskinShow The Jeff Dwoskin Show is available on Castbox, Amazon Music, Humbly, Goodpods,  iHeart Radio, Pandora, Spotify, Apple Podcasts, Google Podcasts, Stitcher, and more!
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