The Filmmakers Podcast

Ep 92 How to Make SEVEN Indie Films in TWO (and a half) Years with Director & Writer Elizabeth Blake-Thomas & Hosts Giles Alderson & Dan Richardson

January 22, 2019

We sit down with the rather inspiring Elizabeth Blake-Thomas and chat about how she made SEVEN features films in TWO and a half years !! Which means you can make yours.

We discuss making a film when you’ve never directed before, Working with your daughter, Shooting oners, Getting on IMDb and the importance of festivals.

We talk about Film-making without fear - which is the title of her upcoming book. Shooting and editing a film at the same time, How to find investors and money to make your film.

AND Elevating yourself. Keep getting bigger and how to get the to the next level.


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MAKE YOUR FILM event Join filmmakers Giles Alderson, Dom Lenoir and guests speakers at the new #MakeYourFilm event in London on 29th Jan. Only £7.



FROM SCRIPT TO SCREEN - 5 day course at EZ Going Retreats in Portugal. Learn the 10 steps to enable you to make your film a success! For €99 discount use the code Podcast2019 Link here


Support ALEJANDRO MONTOYA MARIN IndieGoGo campaign MILLENNIUM BUGS A dramedy about two best friends who must make life changing decisions during the end of the world.


RAINDANCE: A good Cannes, like a good film, requires effective pre-production and focused production. Registration starts in February – so get in quick with all the knowledge you will need after attending Raindance's Cannes Survival Guide. Book your place at the next session on 4th February and get in for just a tenner (RRP £25)  with the Filmmakers Podcast exclusive discount code CANNES10. Can't attend in London? You can also live-stream the course online! Booking link:





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