Episode 45. Happy Henson Feat. Hayden Chauffe

Friend of the podcast, Hayden Chauffe, returns to talk with Alex and Jonathan about the feature film works of one of his biggest influences, Jim Henson: The Great Muppet Caper (1981), The Dark Crystal (1982), Labyrinth (1986). We talk about the history of Henson’s puppet work, building fantasy worlds in miniature, and the modern use of muppets and creatures in entertainment.


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Skip to: The Great Muppet Caper (25:25), The Dark Crystal (50:28), Labyrinth (1:14:42), Overall (1:32:24), Coming Attractions (1:46:33)

Resources referenced in this episode:

Next week we confront aliens:

Intro/Outro Music:
Ash by Mike Braudrick

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