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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), Dom Lenoir (Winter Ridge), Lucinda Rhodes-Thakrar (Confession) Christian James (Fanged Up), Ian Sharp (The Marker), Dan Richardson (Retribution), Tori & Matthew Butler Hart (Infinitum: Subject Unknown), Andrew Rodger (World of Darkness), Robbie McKane (Hot Topics) chat with guest filmmakers about their craft, career, creative process and how they get their films and TV shows made.


The Killing of Kenneth Chamberlain: Making meaningful Films based on True Events with David Midell & Enrico Natale

Today on the show, Giles Alderson and co-host Dom Lenoir welcome the team behind the incredible and hugely important film The Killing of Kenneth Chamberlain that is based on the true story of the events leading up to the death

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JOE WRIGHT on Directing Cyrano starring Peter Dinklage with Screenwriter Erica Schmidt

Today, Giles Alderson and co-host Dom Lenoir welcome not one but two amazing guests to this very special episode. First, they talk to the one and only Joe Wright! Yes, that’s right, Joe Wright, the director of films such as

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How to Make your Movie LIVE from AFM with Gemma Hurley, Jed Shepherd, Ian Sharp & Giles Alderson

Welcome to 2022, dear listener out there! We hope you had a wonderful New Year’s Eve! Join us today for our LIVE recording from AFM: Giles Alderson and co-host Ian Sharp chatted with the brilliant writer-producer Gemma Hurley & the

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Our film-making podcast guests have included:

Krysty Wilson-Cairns (1917), Todd Garner (Mortal Kombat),  Phil Lord & Chris Miller (Lego Movie), Mark Strong (Kingsman), Eric Messerschmidt (Mank), Sarah Gavron (Rocks), Liza Marshall (Temple), Gemma Hurley (Host), 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), Amy Huddleston (Mare of Eastown), Ben Wheatley (Rebecca), Neil Marshall (Dog Soldiers) & many more all about the craft of making feature films and TV.

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