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How to Make a Comedy Horror feature from your short with ‘Cannibals and Carpet Fitters’ director James Bushe and hosts Giles Alderson & Andrew Rodger

March 12, 2019

 

Giles Alderson (The Dare) and Andrew Rodger (World of Darkness) sit down with director James Bushe to chat about his debut feature film 'Cannibals and Carpet Fitters'.

 

How loving zombie films as a kid made him want to be a filmmakers and how other people can have the same idea you've had since you were a child.

 

Making short film cannibals and carpet fitters and turning it into a feature film. Making a short film and the problems on set. Turning them into positives.

 

How he made Predator; Dark Ages fan film. Did a Kickstarter and raising further funds.

 

Using same investors to make feature cannibals

 

Making the effects and the gore. Using VFX to your advantage and how best to go about it.

 

Plus James gives you advice for making a horror comedy

 

Cannibals and Carpet Fitters Trailer https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=1kT5eMms95M&t=3s

 

Cannibals and Carpet Fitters Pre Order https://www.amazon.co.uk/Cannibals-Carpet-Fitters-Alex-Zane/dp/B07NRDV6SK

 

WATCH Predator Dark Ages https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=YRD8jAk274I

 

James Bushe Website https://www.jamesbushe.co.uk/

 

James Bushe TWITTER https://twitter.com/tallynator101

 

LINKS

 

'FOOD FOR THOUGHT' CROWDFUNDER PAGE https://www.crowdfunder.co.uk/foodforthough

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