‘FOE’ & ‘LION’ director & screenwriter Garth Davis and co-writer Iain Reid on making beautiful award winning films

On this weeks podcast we have a double whammy of director Garth Davis and co writer Iain Reid who talk making their sci-fi film based on the novel of the same name, Foe.

Foe stars Saoirse Ronan, Aaron Pierre and Paul Mescal and out on Prime NOW.

Garth and Iain sit down with Giles Alderson and Dom Lenoir to chat film-making.

They discuss:

Casting, how they got Saoirse Ronan and Paul Mescal on board.

Building a believable sci-fi world.

masking plot twists.

Making Garth’s debut movie Lion starring Dev Patel and Nicole Kidman.

And adapting a novel into a screenplay.

Trailer for FOE here: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=7fKa3h-Qg6o

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