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Without a doubt, our Season 2 kickoff guest Kristin Fairweather packs an energetic punch. Originally starting out in politics and having a coveted appointee position, Kristin made a complete career shift, utilizing all of her amazing skills to become a director/producer extraordinaire. We talk with her about being a director as she fights to including everyone involved from the get-go, and most importantly how she creates a safe and warm set. Kristin is also a mother of two girls, so we discuss the difficulties of juggling being a mom and working in this industry. 00:00 Introduction 00:53 Philosophy of being a Director 01:42 Background in Politics 04:16 Current Projects 08:14 The way you do something is the way you do everything. 10:14 What was the moment you knew this was the industry for you? 12:14 First movie gig - CRAIGSLIST! 17:50 Emotional Intelligence 19:05 Day to Day Responsibilities 21:00 What's a Pitch Deck? Look Books? 24:19 Favorite Part of your Job 26:45 Most Challenging Part of your Job 28:15 Pay Expectations 30:47 Being a Mom in this industry 34:25 What Needs to Change? 38:52 Outro Guest: Kristin Fairweather, Filmmaker, Director (@kfair8) (https://www.imdb.com/name/nm3488211/) Producers/Hosts: Kate Forsatz (@kateforsatz) Meredith Veach (@rarerarefind) Full episodes along with helpful resources are available on our website! https://www.oneohonepodcast.com/ Follow us on Instagram: @oneohonepodcast https://www.instagram.com/oneohonepodcast/ Follow us on TikTok: @oneohonepodcast https://www.tiktok.com/@oneohonepodcast Follow us on Twitter: @1oh1podcast Follow us on Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/oneohonepodcast