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The Filmmakers Podcast is all about film making. From studio films to micro budget films and everything in between.

Regular hosts Giles Alderson (The Dare), Dan Richardson (Retribution), Andrew Rodger (World of Darkness) and Christian James (Fanged Up) discuss how to get films made, how to actually make them and how to try not to f... it up in their very humble opinion.

Chatting with regular guests which include Mark Strong (Kingsman), Jack Tarling (God's Own Country), Scott Adkins (Expendables), Andy Nyman (Ghost Stories), Rupert Graves (Sherlock), Ben Caron (The Crown) Mark Sanger (Gravity) Joey Ansah (Bourne) and many more all about the craft of making films.

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Ep 74 How to make A feature music documentary


Directors and Producers Matthew and MJ McMahon sit down with director Giles Alderson (World of Darkness) at Raindance HQ and chat making their indie doc about James Lavelle, DJ Shadow and how Mo Wax Record Label and UNKLE the band were created and disbanded and back again called The Man From Mo Wax.

How it came to be and the trials and tribulations of making it including music rights, archive footage, smoothing out old broken relationships in the process all while they created their wonderful documentary about James Lavelle.

The film is OUT NOW in the UK in cinemas and on Blueray/DVD and will be out in the US in Oct/Nov

LINKS
See it in cinema! Get tickets via the official website. www.themanfrommowax.com/
Merchandise: Limited edition poster prints, the soundtrack and the DVD Box set from the shop section of the official website www.themanfrommowax.com/shop/
Here are other related socials:
All UK screenings list: www.ourscreen.com/search/screening…dCampaignId=1610
Instagram: www.instagram.com/themanfrommowax/
YouTube Chanel: www.youtube.com/channel/UCSB8KeE-3cnX2YWJZCG3l7Q
Facebook Page: www.facebook.com/TheManfromMoWax
Twitter: twitter.com/Capture_tweets

WORLD OF DARKNESS TRAILER: www.youtube.com/watch?v=1UMf8SgSH5A

Buy WORLD OF DARKNESS FILM www.amazon.co.uk/World-Darkness-D…ness+documentary

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MUSIC Queens of the Stone Age - ...Like Clockwork (UNKLE Remix) https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=_tN9PLiQ3yg

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Ep 73 How to Make Nunsploitation Horror ‘St Agatha’


Giles Alderson (The Dare, World of Darkness) & Christian James (Fanged Up, Stalled) talk to indie film producer and actor Seth Michaels at Frightfest about filmmaking, feeling vulnerable as a creative, making Pele: Birth of a Legend & horror feature St Agatha and getting out there and making indie films.

The multi-faceted star has appeared in Pele: Birth of a Legend, Eden, Haunting Charles Manson, CSI, Nip/Tuck and The Martyr and will appear next in Sean Hoessli’s Palm Swings, currently in post-production. He also has two films in the works Birth of Cool, directed by Matthew Modine and the horror film titled St. Agatha. Release dates for these films have yet to be announced but fans can rest assure that Michaels will be gracing the big screen for years to come.

The actor previously co-starred in Eden with Nate Parker, writer and director of the Sundance hit Birth of a Nation; as well as Un Día en el Banco alongside Luis Gatica and Armando Araiza; and La Llorona 2, which saw great success in Latin America.

LINKS

RAINDANCE - The Script Coach 20% Discount
The series starts on Monday 15th October at 6:30 at the Raindance Film Training Centre. And, you can get 20% off when booking with our exclusive discount code: RDPODCAST20 - meaning you can attend the whole series for just £170! You can also use the same discount code to book the individual classes.
Booking link: http://bit.ly/TheScriptCoach

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Recorded at FrightFest 2018

Ep 72 How to make hollywood satire with Scott Fivelson


Screenwriter and director Scott Fivelson joins Giles Alderson to chat about his latest film the Hollywood mockumentary/satire Near Myth: The Oskar Knight Story.

Scott Fivelson is the writer/director of Near Myth: The Oskar Knight Story, a Hollywood biopic starring Lenny Von Dohlen as legendary director, "Oskar Knight". The film won Scott Fivelson the "Breakthrough Director Spotlight" award at the 2016 Hollywood Reel Independent Film Festival and “Best Director” at the 2017 Vancouver Filmdance Festival.

As a screenwriter, his films also include American Reel, starring David Carradine, Michael Maloney, and Mariel Hemingway; and 3 Holes and a Smoking Gun, starring James Wilder, Joaquim de Almeida, Rudolf Martin, and Richard Edson. He won the "Best Screenwriter" award for 3 Holes and a Smoking Gun (a.k.a. Three Holes, Two Brads, and a Smoking Gun) at the 2014 Downtown Film Festival Los Angeles. The film also won the "Red Dirt Award (Grand Jury)" prize at the 2014 Red Dirt International Film Festival, and "Best U.S. Narrative Feature Film" at the 2014 Laughlin International Film Festival.

Fivelson is a screenwriter, fiction writer, playwright, and songwriter from Los Angeles. Born in Chicago, he attended Northwestern University. He has written short stories and satirical pieces for Chicago Magazine, the Chicago Tribune, Los Angeles magazine, the Los Angeles Times, the L.A. Weekly, Tales from the Heart of Hollywood, and other publications. He is the author of the one-act plays, Dial L for Latch-Key (Blackstone Publishing/Blackstone Audio) and Leading the Witness (Hen House Press). He is also the author of the comedy novel, Tuxes, which was published by BeachSide Press, and which was also released in a French e-edition from Polymancer Studios, Inc.

His short story in paperback and ebook form, Johnny Passe, also appears in the anthology, Fiction Noir, both published by Hen House Press.

Near Myth: The Oskar Knight Story features a wide-ranging ensemble including Margaret O'Brien, Joaquim de Almeida, Julianna Guill, Kristina Anapau, and many other stars who share their memories and feelings about the legendary director.

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NEAR MYTH: THE OSKAR KNIGHT STORY LINKS

Trailer https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=8qd0yazAbnE

IMDB https://www.imdb.com/title/tt2511254/?ref_=nv_sr_1
IMDB - Scott Fivelson https://www.imdb.com/name/nm0007110/?ref_=tt_ov_dr

FACEBOOK https://www.facebook.com/theoskarknightstory/
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