Ep 24 HOW TO SHOOT, DIRECT & DOP A MICRO BUDGET INDIE FILM AND GET A CINEMA RELEASE – with Helier Bissell-Thomas

A wonderful in-depth chat with director Helier Bissell-Thomas who discusses his low budget feature film Kaufman’s Game which has been screening at Odeon Cinemas and Picture House Cinemas across the country.

How he wrote it at 19 years old, shot it at 20 while still studying at University, Got kit for free, cast it, directed it and how the movie got distribution and into finally cinemas.

This is a must listen for any aspiring filmmaker.

Links: www.facebook/KaufmansGame

Twitter: @KaufmansGame

Hosts

Giles Alderson www.directedbygiles.com Twitter/insta: @GilesAlderson

Andrew Rodger www.35mmdop.com Twitter/insta: @35mmdop

Ep 11 WORKING FOR DISNEY, GETTING YOUR FIRST JOB AND BEING AN ACTOR (with Dan Richardson)

WORKING FOR DISNEY, GETTING YOUR FIRST JOB AND BEING AN ACTOR
This week Giles Alderson (The Dare) and Andrew Rodger (World of Darkness) chat to regular co host Dan Richardson about his start as an actor, acting in The Harsh Light of Day, Disney’s The Lodge, Filmmaking and producing on Benchmark and Retribution and how he has been saving Romanian dogs.

Film Links:
Taken: https://vimeo.com/30147366
Benchmark: https://vimeo.com/125813321
The Harsh Light of Day https://itunes.apple.com/gb/movie/the-harsh-light-of-day/id587293351
Retribution https://www.amazon.com/Retribution-Dan-Richardson/dp/B075C4X2GQ
Links:
www.thefilmmakerspodcast.com
@filmmakerspod
www.directedbygiles.com
@gilesalderson
https://www.facebook.com/search/top/?q=dan%20richardson
@Dan710ths
www.35mmdop.com
@35mmdop
@thedaremovie
Thanks to: Jason at The Silver Scoring Collective http://thesilverscoringcollective.com/

Ep 10 HOW TO EDIT GRAVITY & TRANSFORMERS AND WIN AN OSCAR FOR DOING IT WITH EDITOR MARK SANGER

WINNING AN OSCAR FOR GRAVITY. Mark Sanger joins us to discuss how he edited Gravity and Transformers and win an Oscar while doing it. Working with directors Michael Bay and Alfonso Cuaron. How to get your first job in film, some incredible advice and other film-making tips and tricks. Plus how and why is Giles’ DNA actually in Gravity? With your hosts Giles Alderson & Christian James.

Links:
www.thefilmmakerspodcast.com
@filmmakerspod
www.directedbygiles.com
@gilesalderson
http://www.cjdirector.com/
@cjamesdirect
Mark Sanger
@BlueTrundle
Recorded at Just Voices Studio
www.justvoicesagency.com

Ep 6 HOW TO GET YOUR FILM OSCAR SHORT LISTED

GET YOUR FILM OSCAR SHORT-LISTED
Filmmaker Chris Jones joins Giles Alderson and Christian James to chat about his Oscar short-listed film Gone Fishing, some amazing screenwriting & filmmaking wisdom & tips and they discuss the upcoming London Screenwriters Festival

Links:
http://www.chrisjonesblog.com/
Twitter: @livingspiritpix
Links:
www.thefilmmakerspodcast.com
@filmmakerspod
www.directedbygiles.com
@gilesalderson
www.cjamesdirector.com
@Cjamesdirect

Ep 2 HOW TO GET INTO FRIGHTFEST

HOW TO GET INTO FRIGHTFEST
The Filmmakers Podcast boys discuss low budget film making and how to get into Frightfest with Christian James joining Giles Alderson & Dan Richardson to discuss his latest film Fanged Up, how his previous indie film Stalled had a big impact on his career and Dan talks about Gods in Chains feature doc.

Links:
www.thefilmmakerspodcast.com
@filmmakerspod
www.directedbygiles.com
@gilesalderson
https://www.facebook.com/search/top/?q=dan%20richardson
@Dan710ths
www.cjdirector.com
@Cjamesdirect