The Filmmakers Podcast

SPECIAL: “Wolves of War” and making an indie war movie with DOP Stuart Nicholas White, actors Matt Willis, Jackson Bews, Anastasia Martin, Rupert Graves and director Giles Alderson – PART I

September 13, 2022

Today, we have another special for you on the show. The director of Wolves of War (2022) and – again – host of the show, Giles Alderson, welcomes his brilliant DOP Stuart Nicholas White and some of his wonderful cast including Matt Willis, Jackson Bews, Anastasia Martin and Rupert Graves to talk about how they made an indie war movie, which is also starring Ed Westwick, Sam Gittins, Éva Magyar, Max Themak, and many more.

Stuart chats about:

  • the colour, feel and look of the movie
  • the importance of a good first day on set
  • production design
  • the DOP-director relationship
  • being flexible with ideas

And the cast chats about:

  • their first day on set
  • getting into the characters
  • favourite moments
  • action scenes
  • the actor-director relationship
  • performance and editing
  • tips & tricks for actors

Blood, sweat and tears went into making this movie. We would really appreciate your support. You know what to do: Do go watch it, write some lovely reviews, and give it a nice rating, it would mean the world to us. Thank you! But for now, sit back, relax and listen to this week’s episode with the amazing Stuart Nicholas White, Matt Willis, Jackson Bews, Anastasia Martin and Rupert Graves.


WOLVES OF WAR is out now!

At the end of WWII, a tough British officer leads a band of Allied commandos into enemy territory in Bavaria on one last impossible mission to extract an American held hostage by the Nazis.



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