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The Filmmakers Podcast is a podcast about how to make films. From studio films to micro budget films and get them made, how to make them and how to try not to f.. it up in our very humble opinions.

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



How to make a Sky Original Feature with ‘To Olivia’ Director & Writer John Hay and Producer Donall McCusker

Giles Alderson sits down with Director and screenwriter John Hay & producer Donall McCusker to discuss their latest film ‘To Olivia’, now on Sky, which is the story of the tumultuous marriage between actress Patricia Neal and renowned writer Roald

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Going from a Micro Budget to a £1M Feature – Producer Emma Biggins and Director & Writer Oliver Milburn talk making SCHOOLS OUT FOREVER

‘Schools Out Forever’ Producer ‘Emma Biggins’ and Director ‘Oliver Milburn’ join Director & Producer, Giles Alderson (The Dare) and Dan Richardson (Food For Thought) for a mini reunion to discuss their first feature ‘The Harsh Light of Day’ and Emma

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How to Write, Direct & Co-Produce three award winning feature films with ‘Tony’, ‘Hyena’ & ‘Muscle’ Director ‘Gerard Johnson’

Joining us on this weeks podcast is Director, writer and producer Gerard Johnson who sits down with Giles Alderson (The Dare) and Dom Lenoir (Winter Ridge) to discuss how he directed the movie ‘Tony’ (2009), Hyena (2014) and his latest

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Our regular guests which have included:

Krysty Wilson-Cairns (1917),   Todd Garner (Mortal Kombat), Noel Clarke (Kidulthood) Neil Marshall (Dog Soldiers), Mark Strong (Kingsman), Beck & Woods (A Quiet Place), Anthony McCarten (Bohemian Rhapsody) Colin Goudie (Star Wars: Rogue One), David Koepp (Jurassic Park), Peter Del Vecho (Frozen) Dominic Monaghan (Lord of the Rings), Scott Adkins (Expendables), 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)  and many more all about the craft of making films.

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