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meticulously and choose the right artists with the right chemistry so that they have the freedom to make the real magic happen in the moment on set. Idle worship is rich with symbolic values – how much importance does the use of metaphors play in our work? I believe that good art is based on tropes and symbols that already exist in the world— they give us a “way in” to understand the expectations in regard to the world of the characters. In contrast to expectation, we create comedy… From Director Samantha Saltzman: In

we mostly thought in terms

of the tropes we were parodying rather than the symbols themselves. We knew we wanted the opening sequence to look like a typical séance, thus the pentagram and candles, which we thought would give a nice contrast to the ridiculousness of the characters and


I plan all of the organizational elements

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