How to make & release a micro budget Indie Film – Joshua Smith on making his Western, Road Trip Comedy film ‘BuckShot’

We are joined on this ‘Special Friday’ episode by director, producer and screenwriter Joshua Smith who sits down to chat with Giles Alderson about his western, road trip, comedy, music feature film ‘Buckshot’.

Josh talks about working on big features as an assistant and how a chance meeting set him on his career path.

We talk crowd funding and raising finance and making your script fit to the budget you have.

We casting and making Buckshot and getting a big name attached. Josh also give screenwriting, scheduling and budgeting tips as well as the importance of getting help and advice from those around you.

We also talk about the release of Buckshot and how Joshua made it happen.

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Twitter: Joshua J. Smith – Director: @enzofilms1


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