‘The End We Start From’ director Mahalia Belo chats with Dom Lenoir about making he Jodie Comer starring debut feature and why cinema is a healing machine.
Mahalia discusses screening at Toronto and the feeling of releasing a movie to audiences.
Adapting a novel, working with a screenwriter Alice Birch & collaborations.
Trying to keep an emotional truth within storytelling.
Writing letters to cast potentials. Useful or not? The push and pull between cast and financial .
Working with babies . Working with cinematographer Susie Lavelle and flooding a set. Music and score
And why even after a Sundance and BIFA success there are difficulties for filmmakers and nothing is an instant success story.
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