The Filmmakers Podcast
How to Make Independent Action Films with Ross Boyask, director of I Am Vengeance : Retaliation starring Stu Bennett & Vinnie Jones

How to Make Independent Action Films with Ross Boyask, director of I Am Vengeance : Retaliation starring Stu Bennett & Vinnie Jones

July 7, 2020

This weeks we chat to experienced filmmaker and all round great guy Ross Boyask about making action films, creativity on set and his latest film and sequel, I am Vengeance: Retaliation starring Stu Bennett and Vinnie Jones .

Hosts Giles Alderson (Arthur & Merlin) and producer Robbie McKane dive deep with Ross into action film-making, how to prepare the scenes, working on set, getting performance from actors and creating a safe environment to do so.

We discuss the virtual Cannes Film Festival just gone as his international sales agency and production company Evolutionary Films he runs with John Adams and Diane Shorthouse, his career, the importance of understanding if not mastering editing as a director and having brilliant collaborators such as fight choreographer Tim Mann, Production designer Paul Bentley and DoP Simon Rowling to help him create his vision.

Ross Boyask’s directed feature film credits include: Left For Dead, Ten Dead Men, Warrioress, I Am Vengeance and his latest feature I Am Vengeance: Retaliation (Out on July 13th)

Links

Ross’ Website www.rossboyask.com

Evolutionary Films www.evolutionaryfilms.com

I Am Vengeance: Retaliation Trailer https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=YpUqwbU9q4E

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WATCH Arthur & Merlin: Knights of Camelot trailer https://vimeo.com/426306134

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Giles Alderson's website 

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How to make indie movies with horror legend Danny Draven!

How to make indie movies with horror legend Danny Draven!

June 30, 2020

This week Giles Alderson (The Dare) sits down for a natter with directing & producing legend AND master of horror Danny Draven to talk about his journey and how and why he can make very successful movies some in just four days! Including William Shatner’s Full Moon Fright Night’s Horror Vision, Danny Draven’s Masters of Terror & Horror Vault, Patient Seven, Stuart Gordon Presents Deathbed, The Offerings (a.k.a. Ghost Month), Hell Asylum, and Reel Evil.

We chat about his books, he has written three on making films plus how he got his break in film-making.

They discuss his debut feature, Patient Seven shot in four days and starring Michael Ironside which shot him into the horror making world with a bang. How he learned to edit, He has edited over 200 movies, working with horror master Stuart Gordon (Re-Animator) and how he learned to delegate, working with blood and gore and how having a great UPM and VFX supervisor is essential.

And we discuss his latest feature the puppet frenzy/rubber monsters madness that is Weedjees: Halloweed Night which he also shot in four days and LIVE streamed the whole process on YouTube as he went.

LINKS

Danny Draven’s series on Amazon Prime - tons of behind the scenes that is incredibly informative.

Danny Draven’s Masters of Terror

USA:  https://www.amazon.com/Danny-Dravens-Masters-Terror/dp/B07FP8V5Q8

UK:  https://www.amazon.co.uk/Danny-Dravens-Masters-Terror/dp/B07FPDGQYF

Danny Draven’s Horror Vault

USA:  https://www.amazon.com/Danny-Dravens-Horror-Vault/dp/B07NW3332D

UK:  https://www.amazon.co.uk/Danny-Dravens-Horror-Vault/dp/B07NSFKDSC

Weedjees : Halloweed Night TRAILER https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=7mapNTePcKc

Behind the Scenes LIVE STREAM https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=E0MSt8xtdPc&list=PLABtAlsRvKyho8Etmk4MBlohGbB2kPugS

 

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MAKE YOUR FILM - online summit v4 - 9th July - with announced guests showrunner Dara Resnik and hollywood producer Todd Garner. GRAB TICKETS HERE https://www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/make-your-film-online-summit-v4-tickets-109138474114

WATCH Arthur & Merlin: Knights of Camelot trailer https://vimeo.com/426306134

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WATCH The Dare FULL MOVIE Or check out the Trailer https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=c5aZVm2drjY

WATCH A Serial Killers Guide to Life (OUT NOW)  www.aserialkillersguidetolife.com

Raindance events www.raindance.org

The Filmmakers Podcast recommends Performance Insurance here https://www.astonlark.com/performance/

Giles Alderson's website 

Help us out and Subscribe, listen and review us on iTunesSpotify, Podbean or wherever you get your podcasts but more importantly, tell you pals about this podcast

Follow us on Twitter @filmmakerspod @makeyourfilm20 @gilesalderson @robbiemckane @DirDomLenoir @Food4ThoughtDoc @35mmdop@Cjamesdirect @dan710ths  @FangedUpFilm @thedaremovie @philmblog @IanSharp1

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Making over 50 feature films before the age of 30 with James Cullen Bressack, director, writer & producer.

Making over 50 feature films before the age of 30 with James Cullen Bressack, director, writer & producer.

June 23, 2020

This week we are joined by prolific filmmaker James Cullen Bressack who has made over 50 released feature films and he's not yet 30!

Giles Alderson (The Dare) and Ian Sharp (The Marker) had a good ol' natter with James about his career and what goes into making so many feature films.

We talk about one of his latest feature films Beyond the Law starring Steven Segal and how he loves to change genres. We discuss how he was coming up with ideas for his Dad's shows when he was 3 and made his first feature My Pure Joy when he was 18 for $7K.

We talk about dealing with difficult crew and how he loves to give a voice to first time filmmakers.

Check out James' incredible body of work here https://www.jamescullenbressack.com/

WATCH Beyond the Law TRAILER here https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=uWFVPgU23Lw

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 MAKE YOUR FILM - online summit v4 - 9th July - GRAB TICKETS HERE https://www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/make-your-film-online-summit-v4-tickets-109138474114

Check out Ian Sharp's production company SHARPHOUSE here

Help FUND 'Charlotte Movie' on Greenlit here: https://greenlit.fund/project/charlotte-movie

WATCH Arthur & Merlin: Knights of Camelot trailer https://vimeo.com/426306134

PRE ORDER Arthur & Merlin: Knights of Camelot: https://amzn.to/30dCdUa

WATCH The Dare FULL MOVIE Or check out the Trailer https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=c5aZVm2drjY

WATCH A Serial Killers Guide to Life (OUT NOW)  www.aserialkillersguidetolife.com

Raindance events www.raindance.org

The Filmmakers Podcast recommends Performance Insurance here https://www.astonlark.com/performance/

Giles Alderson's website 

Help us out and Subscribe, listen and review us on iTunesSpotify, Podbean or wherever you get your podcasts but more importantly, tell you pals about this podcast

Follow us on Twitter @filmmakerspod @makeyourfilm20 @gilesalderson @robbiemckane @DirDomLenoir @Food4ThoughtDoc @35mmdop@Cjamesdirect @dan710ths  @FangedUpFilm @thedaremovie @philmblog @IanSharp1

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Making successful indie films & distributing & marketing them with The Droving and HEX director and screenwriter George Popov

Making successful indie films & distributing & marketing them with The Droving and HEX director and screenwriter George Popov

June 16, 2020

This week we are joined by returning hero George Popov who appeared on Ep 28 talking about his first feature film HEX made for just 10k. Now after a very successful release with that film he is back to talk about his second feature film The Droving.

He sits down (remotely, obviously) with director Giles Alderson (The Dare) and DoP Andrew Rodger (Arthur & Merlin: Knights of Camelot) to chat about self distribution on Amazon, hoe he got success with HEX and how he brought on a distribution company, Indie Rights to help him sell the film further.

We talk about filming The Droving at a real festival in Lake District, How he built the world, used a lot of the same cast and crew, Raised the finance, found the locations and shot the practical SFX deaths.

We also talk about knowing the business and marketing of your film BEFORE you start putting pen to paper and Andrew tells us about PLANAR WATCHES (available now)

WATCH The Droving https://www.amazon.co.uk/Droving-Daniel-Oldroyd/dp/B087FWC8NC

WATCH HEX https://www.amazon.co.uk/Hex-Daniel-Oldroyd/dp/B07V95J462/ref=sr_1_1?dchild=1&keywords=hex+george+popov&qid=1592275507&s=instant-video&sr=1-1

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PLANAR WATCHES https://www.planarwatches.com/

WATCH Arthur & Merlin: Knights of Camelot trailer https://vimeo.com/426306134

PRE ORDER Arthur & Merlin: Knights of Camelot: https://amzn.to/30dCdUa

WATCH The Dare FULL MOVIE Or check out the Trailer https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=c5aZVm2drjY

WATCH A Serial Killers Guide to Life (OUT NOW)  www.aserialkillersguidetolife.com

Raindance events www.raindance.org

The Filmmakers Podcast recommends Performance Insurance here https://www.astonlark.com/performance/

Giles Alderson's website 

Help us out and Subscribe, listen and review us on iTunesSpotify, Podbean or wherever you get your podcasts but more importantly, tell you pals about this podcast

Follow us on Twitter @filmmakerspod @makeyourfilm20 @gilesalderson @robbiemckane @DirDomLenoir @Food4ThoughtDoc @35mmdop@Cjamesdirect @dan710ths  @FangedUpFilm @thedaremovie @philmblog @IanSharp1

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Selling, distributing & making movies with Marc Goldberg, Exec producer and CEO of Signature Entertainment

Selling, distributing & making movies with Marc Goldberg, Exec producer and CEO of Signature Entertainment

June 9, 2020

Exec Producer Marc Goldberg, CEO of Signature Entertainment and producer of movies including Final Score, The Courier, The Peanut Butter Falcon, American Woman, Robin Hood: The Rebellion, The Birdcatcher and Arthur & Merlin: Knights of Camelot has a chat with Giles Alderson from his home in LA.

They talk about acquiring and distributing films and the strategy behind producing movies, understanding the model and business of films and how a distribution company like Signature Ent. works.

They also discuss the practical steps to distribution, the best way to approach distributors and producers such as himself & tips and tricks for filmmakers. Plus loads more.

Signature Entertainment was founded in 2011 by Marc Goldberg and has become one of the leading distribution companies in the UK.  Having released over 800 films since its inception, Signature’s recent releases include the international breakout Shia LaBeouf drama The Peanut Butter Falcon, the acclaimed true story Mr Jones starring James Norton, Sienna Miller’s powerful drama American Woman and Daniel Radcliffe’s prison escape thriller Escape from Pretoria.

Website https://www.signature-entertainment.co.uk/

Follow Signature Ent on Twitter https://twitter.com/SignatureEntUK

 

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WATCH Arthur & Merlin: Knights of Camelot trailer https://vimeo.com/426306134

PRE ORDER Arthur & Merlin: Knights of Camelot: https://amzn.to/30dCdUa

WATCH The Dare FULL MOVIE Or check out the Trailer https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=c5aZVm2drjY

WATCH A Serial Killers Guide to Life (OUT NOW)  www.aserialkillersguidetolife.com

Raindance events www.raindance.org

The Filmmakers Podcast recommends Performance Insurance here https://www.astonlark.com/performance/

Giles Alderson's website 

Help us out and Subscribe, listen and review us on iTunesSpotify, Podbean or wherever you get your podcasts but more importantly, tell you pals about this podcast

Follow us on Twitter @filmmakerspod @makeyourfilm20 @gilesalderson @robbiemckane @DirDomLenoir @Food4ThoughtDoc @35mmdop@Cjamesdirect @dan710ths  @FangedUpFilm @thedaremovie @philmblog @IanSharp1

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How to go from Shorts to Features, Raise Finance and make a hit Zombie Musical Feature Film with John McPhail director of Anna & The Apocalypse

How to go from Shorts to Features, Raise Finance and make a hit Zombie Musical Feature Film with John McPhail director of Anna & The Apocalypse

June 2, 2020

Anna & The Apocalypse director John McPhail joins Giles Alderson to chat how to make films.

They discuss what makes us fall in love with movies ?  How important it is to know your audience. How John made a short called ‘Notes’ based on a real story of not ever meeting a guy he used to live with.

They also chat about going from shorts to his first feature ‘Where do we go from Here?’ by using some of his award money winnings to pay for it. How important it is to have the ability to phone up and ask for things - and especially how to get money from people. The SEIS route 

Getting post help to complete the feature after being turning down for government funding 

Why and how to get Into film festivals and how to use them to your advantage 

John describes how Anna And The Apocalypse came about and having imposter syndrome and how it felt amazing to be directing and he gives some amazing advice for filmmakers 

WATCH Anna and the Apocalypse here: AATA

WATCH Where do we go from Here? here: WDWGFH

Follow John on Twitter here https://twitter.com/worryingdrake

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MAKE YOUR FILM is back!

Joining us on June 4th at 6pm (GMT) for our ONLINE SUMMIT are guests Sharon Maguire (Bridget Jones Dairy, Bridget Jones' Baby) Dan Mazer (Borat, Bruno, Home Alone re-boot), Angie Peters (UK Actors Tweet Up) & Shakyra Dowling (Casting Director)!

Grab your Tickets here: https://makeyourfilmwebinarv3.eventbrite.co.uk

We will, as per usual be donating to support FILM AND TV EMERGENCY COVID 19 FUND

 

WATCH The Dare Or check out the Trailer https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=c5aZVm2drjY

WATCH A Serial Killers Guide to Life (OUT NOW)  www.aserialkillersguidetolife.com

WATCH Fanged Up

Raindance events www.raindance.org

The Filmmakers Podcast recommends Performance Insurance here https://www.astonlark.com/performance/

Giles Alderson's website 

Help us out and Subscribe, listen and review us on iTunesSpotify, Podbean or wherever you get your podcasts but more importantly, tell you pals about this podcast

Follow us on Twitter @filmmakerspod @makeyourfilm20 @gilesalderson @robbiemckane @DirDomLenoir @Food4ThoughtDoc @35mmdop@Cjamesdirect @dan710ths  @FangedUpFilm @thedaremovie @philmblog @IanSharp1

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How to Make an Award Winning, Cinema Released Debut Feature at 19yrs old, Raise Finance and get Signed by WME with Destination Dewsbury’s directorJack Spring

How to Make an Award Winning, Cinema Released Debut Feature at 19yrs old, Raise Finance and get Signed by WME with Destination Dewsbury’s directorJack Spring

May 26, 2020

Director Jack Spring joins Giles Alderson and Christian James to talk about how he made his debut feature 'Destination Dewsbury'.

Jack tells us how he taught himself to raise money for his film by setting up a hot tub business at 18  years old and after netting over a £100K turnover sold it a year later so he could make his feature film Destination Dewsbury.

He tells us how he learnt how to package a film, how he got Destination Dewsbury into cinemas, how he get signed with William Morris Agency. What happens after filming and making a second film made is just as hard.

This such a fun episode and it's packed with stories and info and tips on how you can go and make your film too. Enjoy this weeks ep. And if so why not give us a review and share on Twitter.

Jack Spring website https://www.jackspring.co.uk/

LISTEN to Jack's podcast Locked Down But Not Out Podcast

WATCH Destination Dewsbury here https://www.amazon.co.uk/gp/video/detail/B07QBGJ9D6/ref=atv_dp_share_cu_r

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MAKE YOUR FILM is back!

Joining us on June 4th at 6pm (GMT) for our ONLINE SUMMIT are guests Sharon Maguire (Bridget Jones Dairy, Briget Jones' Baby) Dan Mazer (Borat, Bruno, Home Alone re-boot), Angie Peters (UK Actors Tweet Up) & Shakyra Dowling (Casting Director) and more announced very soon!

Grab your Tickets here: https://makeyourfilmwebinarv3.eventbrite.co.uk

We will, as per usual be donating to support FILM AND TV EMERGENCY COVID 19 FUND

 

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WATCH The Dare Or check out the Trailer https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=c5aZVm2drjY

WATCH A Serial Killers Guide to Life (OUT NOW)  www.aserialkillersguidetolife.com

WATCH Fanged Up

Raindance events www.raindance.org

The Filmmakers Podcast recommends Performance Insurance here https://www.astonlark.com/performance/

Giles Alderson's website 

Help us out and Subscribe, listen and review us on iTunesSpotify, Podbean or wherever you get your podcasts but more importantly, tell you pals about this podcast

Follow us on Twitter @filmmakerspod @makeyourfilm20 @gilesalderson @robbiemckane @DirDomLenoir @Food4ThoughtDoc @35mmdop@Cjamesdirect @dan710ths  @FangedUpFilm @thedaremovie @philmblog @IanSharp1

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The Joy of Filmmaking with BAFTA winning filmmaker Neasa Hardiman - The director and screenwriter of Sea Fever talks to Giles Alderson and Dom Lenoir

The Joy of Filmmaking with BAFTA winning filmmaker Neasa Hardiman - The director and screenwriter of Sea Fever talks to Giles Alderson and Dom Lenoir

May 19, 2020

Ep 164 - The delightful and very talented Neasa Hardiman joins us this week to talk about her new feature film, the excellent Sea Fever (OUT NOW!)

Neasa joins Giles Alderson (The Dare) and Dom Lenoir (Winter Ridge) remotely to talk about her joy of film-making, the journey she took to get here and what she learnt along the way.

They chat going from shorts and documentaries to TV and film. Making Happy Valley and winning a BAFTA for doing so, going on to big US TV shows such as Jessica Jones and how Sea Fever came about.

They talk working wit actors, pitching projects to get grants, collaborating and how you have to believe in your work. Neasa talks about knowing what your project is before writing it, how you can use the language of film-making, story boarding and always knowing the budget you are aiming for.

They chat in depth about Sea Fever and how it was made, working with Dougray Scott, Connie Nielson, Hermione Corfield  and the actors, filming on a boat, filming at sea, editing and distribution,

Follow Neasa on twitter @NeasaHardiman

WATCH the SEA FEVER here:https://www.amazon.co.uk/Sea-Fever

Neasa website https://neasahardiman.com/

 

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MAKE YOUR FILM is back!

Joining us on June 4th at 6pm (GMT) for our ONLINE SUMMIT is guests Dan Mazer (Borat, Briget Jones Baby, Home Alone re-boot), Angie Peters (UK Actors Tweet Up) & Shakyra Dowling (Casting Director) and more announced very soon!

Grab your Tickets here: https://makeyourfilmwebinarv3.eventbrite.co.uk

We will, as per usual be donating to support FILM AND TV EMERGENCY COVID 19 FUND

 

Check out The MacSmiths https://www.themacsmiths.com 020 7739 6633

Need your Mac repairing. Then head to The MacSmiths

Find them on Facebook here: https://www.facebook.com/macrepairhackney/

 

WATCH The Dare Or check out the Trailer https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=c5aZVm2drjY

WATCH A Serial Killers Guide to Life (OUT NOW)  www.aserialkillersguidetolife.com

Raindance events www.raindance.org

The Filmmakers Podcast recommends Performance Insurance here https://www.astonlark.com/performance/

Giles Alderson's website 

Help us out and Subscribe, listen and review us on iTunesSpotify, Podbean or wherever you get your podcasts but more importantly, tell you pals about this podcast

Follow us on Twitter @filmmakerspod @makeyourfilm20 @gilesalderson @robbiemckane @DirDomLenoir @Food4ThoughtDoc @35mmdop@Cjamesdirect @dan710ths  @FangedUpFilm @thedaremovie @philmblog @IanSharp1

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How to Make an Action film with Cagefighter: Worlds Collide director Jesse Quinones and producer Shayne Putzlocher with Giles Alderson

How to Make an Action film with Cagefighter: Worlds Collide director Jesse Quinones and producer Shayne Putzlocher with Giles Alderson

May 12, 2020

This week we talk making a MMA style Cagefighting movie with director Jesse Quinones and producer Shayne Putzlocher which releases this SAT May 16th on FITE.com

Giles Alderson had a chat with Jesse and Shayne about their careers, how they got to where they are. They talk about shooting and choreographing a action film, pre vis and storyboards and why you need to come as prepared as possible.

They talk about Jesse's debut movie Calloused hands and what he learnt as a filmmaker and how he met Shayne at Cannes Film Festival and pitched him the movie and six months later he was on set shooting it. Shayne talks about his process as a producer and what needs to be done to get a movie made.

We chat Cagefighter:World Collide, casting, working with actors and gives so many tricks and tips to filmmakers.

WATCH Cagefighter: Worlds Collide LIVE STREAM this Sat 16th May here: https://www.fite.tv/watch/cagefighter-worlds-collide/2p715/

Follow Jesse on Twitter here: www.twitter.com/Jessequinones81 & Shayne here: www.twitter.com/sputzlocher

TRAILER:
 
And here are our social media handles:
Twitter: @cagefightermov
Facebook: @cagefightermovie
Instagram: @cagefightermovie

 

LINKS SPONSORS FREEBIES EVENTS & PROMOS 

MAKE YOUR FILM is back!

Joining us on June 4th at 6pm (GMT) for our ONLINE SUMMIT is guests Dan Mazer (Borat, Briget Jones Baby, Home Alone re-boot), Angie Peters (UK Actors Tweet Up) & Shakyra Dowling (Casting Director) and more announced very soon!

Grab your Tickets here: https://makeyourfilmwebinarv3.eventbrite.co.uk

We will, as per usual be donating to support FILM AND TV EMERGENCY COVID 19 FUND

Check out The MacSmiths https://www.themacsmiths.com 020 7739 6633

Need your Mac repairing. Then head to The MacSmiths

Find them on Facebook here: https://www.facebook.com/macrepairhackney/

 

WATCH The Dare Or check out the Trailer https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=c5aZVm2drjY

WATCH A Serial Killers Guide to Life (OUT NOW)  www.aserialkillersguidetolife.com

Raindance events www.raindance.org

The Filmmakers Podcast recommends Performance Insurance here https://www.astonlark.com/performance/

Giles Alderson's website 

Help us out and Subscribe, listen and review us on iTunesSpotify, Podbean or wherever you get your podcasts but more importantly, tell you pals about this podcast

Follow us on Twitter @filmmakerspod @makeyourfilm20 @gilesalderson @robbiemckane @DirDomLenoir @Food4ThoughtDoc @35mmdop@Cjamesdirect @dan710ths  @FangedUpFilm @thedaremovie @philmblog @IanSharp1

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Film producer Esther Turan on making Neil Marshall’s The Reckoning, How to co pro a feature film and Rising to Hollywood

Film producer Esther Turan on making Neil Marshall’s The Reckoning, How to co pro a feature film and Rising to Hollywood

May 5, 2020

This week MovieBar co owner and producer & director Esther Turan joins us to talk how to make feature films and specifically how to co-pro with a production company.

Esther, whose production company Movie Bar, based in Budapest in Hungary, Europe has produced over 500 commercials and 30 films and TV productions sits down with Giles Alderson (The Dare, A Serial Killers Guide to Life) to chat about her career, how she made a name for herself producing and directing BP Underground and moving to Hollywood.

They also talk Film School, casting, self funding feature films, getting money from the government and producing Neil Marshall's latest film The Reckoning.

She also give some amazing advice to filmmakers, directors, producers and actors.

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