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The Filmmakers Podcast is a podcast about how to make films. From studio films to indie films and everything in-between.

Regular hosts Giles Alderson (The Dare), Christian James (Fanged Up) Lucinda Rhodes-Thakrar (Arthur & Merlin), Dan Richardson (Retribution), Andrew Rodger (World of Darkness), , Dom Lenoir (Winter Ridge) Tori & Matthew Butler Hart (Infinitum: Subject Unknown) Ian Sharp (The Marker), Robbie McKane (Hot Topics) chat with guest filmmakers about their craft, career and creative process.


Making a Blumhouse Film for Amazon Prime with The Manor Writer-Director Axelle Carolyn

On today’s show, Giles Alderson and co-host Dom Lenoir welcome the fantastic writer-director Axelle Carolyn! Her credits include Soulmate (2013), The Haunting of Bly Manor (2020), Creepshow (2021), American Horror Story (2021), and she’s here to talk about her latest

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Jim Cummings & PJ McCabe on The Beta Test – Writing, Directing, Editing, and Starring together in your Indie Film.

Today on the show, Giles Alderson and co-host Dom Lenoir welcome writer, director and actor duo Jim Cummings (Thunder Road) & PJ McCabe to talk about their latest indie feature, The Beta Test (2021). After working together on the studio

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How to make Indie Films in the current market with Bizhan Tong

On today’s show, Giles Alderson welcomes writer, director & producer Bizhan Tong to the show to talk about his latest feature film Lockdown (2021), starring Xander Berkeley, Kevin Leslie, Olivia Moyles and many, many more! Bizhan was on episode 81

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Our film-making podcast guests have included:

Krysty Wilson-Cairns (1917), Todd Garner (Mortal Kombat),  Neil Marshall (Dog Soldiers), Mark Strong (Kingsman), Eric Messerschmidt (Mank), Sarah Gavron (Rocks), Anthony McCarten (Bohemian Rhapsody) Beck & Woods (A Quiet Place), Colin Goudie (Star Wars: Rogue One), David Koepp (Jurassic Park), Peter Del Vecho (Frozen) Dominic Monaghan (Lord of the Rings), Matthew Modine (Stranger Things), Julie Delpy (Before Sunrise), Rupert Graves (Sherlock), Ben Caron (The Crown), Mark Sanger (Gravity), Fernando Merielles (Two Popes) Dan Mazer (Borat 1&2)  Jim Cummings (Thunder Road), Timothy Spall (Harry Potter), Jessica Hynes (Spaced), Piers Tempest (The Wife)  & many more all about the craft of making feature films and TV.

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