The Porchlight Sessions present a segment on the luthiers we filmed with in the making of the film. Sim Daley takes us through the process of making a mandolin and Robin Smith of Heartland Banjo and guitar guides us through the nuances of building a 5-string banjo.

Directed by, Anna Schwaber
Edited by, Chris Cloyd

Additional camera operation by, June Zandona
Sound recorded by, Grant Johnson

Background music - "Simple Pleasures" by Alison Brown
© 2012 Pineview Pictures under Schwaber Productions, LLC.

Loading more stuff…

Hmm…it looks like things are taking a while to load. Try again?

Loading videos…