The Writer-Director Collaboration in Indie Filmmaking with Tracy Wren & Jennifer Cooney

Today on the show, Giles Alderson welcomes director & producer Tracy Wren and screenwriter & producer Jennifer Cooney. Together they made the indie feature film Rain Beau’s End (2020), which is out now on VOD on lesflicks.com.

They dive deep into their collaboration on the film, how they made it, and how they found distribution. Tracy talks about what she learned from editors, how she creates storyboards, how she works with actors, and what directing is really about. Jennifer discusses how she came on board as a first-time writer and how she became a better screenwriter by being on set.

Sit back, relax and enjoy this week’s episode on the writer-director-collaboration with Tracy Wren & Jennifer Cooney.

Rain Beau’s End is out NOW!

When a prominent, progressive lesbian couple adopts a child mislabelled with a genetic predisposition for violence, they must face the ghosts of their past and contend with their hard-lined stance on acceptance. Will they stand for their values while trying to raise a loving family in the spotlight?

EPISODE LINKS

Watch RAIN BEAU’S END now | TRAILER

Follow Tracy on Twitter

Follow Jennifer on Twitter

OUR SPONSORS

Coin Corner

With an easy-to-use site and a friendly customer support team on hand to help, CoinCorner is a quick and easy way to buy Bitcoin in the UK. You can sign up and buy Bitcoin in under 10 minutes!

Bitcoin is the best performing asset of the last decade – outperforming gold, silver and many others – so if you’re looking to buy Bitcoin, CoinCorner is here to make the process simple.

Visit CoinCorner.com and enter code “FILMBTC” at sign up for some free sats – or small amounts of bitcoin – to get you started.

Coin Corner link URL: coincorner.com/filmbtc

Code:  FILMBTC

PATREON

Big thank you to:

Marli J Monroe

Kevin Pybus

Want your name in the show notes?

Join our Patreon for bonus episodes, industry survival guides and feedback on your film projects! Our new 4 tier structure is in place. Come join the community!

https://www.patreon.com/thefilmmakerspodcast

EVENTS & CROWDFUNDERS

Join us on ClubHouse on Thursday’s 6.30 here: GMT https://www.joinclubhouse.com/event/M5X0Qzvx

SUPPORT THE PODCAST

Read & Sign Up for The Wrap Up – Our weekly Newsletter with news and information from the world of film

Spread the Word with Our Merch T-Shirts, Hoodies, Mugs, Masks and Water Bottles all now available in some very cool designs.

Subscribe on iTunesSpotify, Podbean, or wherever you get your podcasts.

Help us out and write us a review (a good one!), tell your friends and CHOOSE FILM.

Get in touch? Email us thefilmmakerspodcast@gmail.com

Follow us on Twitter Facebook and Instagram

Check out our full episode archive at TheFilmmakersPodcast.com

CREDITS

The Filmmakers Podcast is hosted and written by Giles Alderson @gilesalderson

Produced by Giles Alderson, Robbie McKane @robbiemckane & Samuel Evans @SamuelHEvans_

Edited by @tobiasvees

Social Media by Kalli Pasqualucci @kallieep

Logo and Banner Art by Lois Creative 

Theme Music by John J. Harvey

Part of the www.podfixnetwork.squarespace.com

WATCH OUR FILMS

The Dare UK | Trailer

The Dare Canada and USA

A Serial Killers Guide to Life | Trailer

Arthur & Merlin: Knights of Camelot

Winter Ridge UK

The Isle

Fanged Up

The Marker

Star Wars: Origins

MORE FROM OUR FRIENDS

Follow our Regular Hosts @LucindaRhodes @DirDomLenoir @35mmdop @philmblog @IanSharp1 @Cjamesdirect @dan710ths

Follow Make Your Film for Live Events with our Guests @makeyourfilm20 

Follow our Movies @thedaremovie @Food4ThoughtDoc @FangedUpFilm

Raindance events www.raindance.org

The Filmmakers Podcast recommends Performance Insurance

Music from musicbed.com

Giles Alderson’s website

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

Archives
Copyright © 2021 The Filmmakers Podcast