This week Ashley Scott Meyers talks with filmmaker Jeff Barnaby. Topics include Blood Quantum, a new horror movie Jeff Barnaby wrote and and directed, and pitching film projects at the Cannes Film Market. In the vein of 28 Days Later, Blood Quantum is a high concept zombie movie with a cast that includes Devery Jacobs... Continue Reading →
This week Ashley Scott Meyers talks with writer/director Christian Sesma. They talk about his latest crime/thriller, Paydirt, which stars actors Val Kilmer, Murielle Telio, and Luke Goss. Christian Sesma is the writer/director of other movies including The Night Crew. Topics in this episode of the podcast include how Sesma was able to find producers for... Continue Reading →
This week Ashley Scott Meyers talks with filmmaker Gavin Rothery. He is the writer/director of the sci-fi feature Archive starring Theo James, Rhona Mitra, and Stacy Martin. Topics include how Gavin Rothery works two jobs and how he started by doing visual effects for Moon, working with his friend filmmaker Duncan Jones. You can listen... Continue Reading →
In this episode Ashley Scott Meyers talks with actor/writer/director Clark Duke. Most people will know Clark Duke as an actor in Kick-Ass (2010) or comedies like Hot Tub Time Machine (2010) and The Office (TV-series). They talk about his feature debut as a director, co-writer, and actor on the crime drama, Arkansas. The movie also... Continue Reading →
This week Ashley Scott Meyers interviews filmmaker Neasa Hardiman. They talk about how she started in other areas of the film industry and Sea Fever (2019), a sci-fi horror movie she wrote and directed. Neasa Hardiman's other credits include directing the hit Netflix series Jessica Jones. You can listen to the audio portion of the... Continue Reading →
by Ashley Scott Meyers In this week's episode, I talk with multi-hyphenate Josh Folan about his numerous projects and how he was able to bring them to completion. You can listen to the audio portion of the podcast by clicking here or through iTunes by clicking here. [youtube https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=NKd3ahA8Pmk&w=640&h=360] You can also read a transcript... Continue Reading →
My three Ps: passion, patience, perseverance. You have to do this if you’ve got to be a filmmaker.