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One the 2nd episode of our new strand on the filmmakers podcast called The Business of Film Explained we go deep in facts, stats, percentages and figures of film-making with film data researcher Stephen Follows and directors and producers Giles Alderson and Phil Hawkins
-We discuss how we got our films made.
-Is there a typical route to becoming a film director
-Why is their a gender equality in directors
-Getting your film on Netflix and the benefits for filmmakers/
-What percentage of directors do other roles (ie DoP, stunt co-ordinator ).
-Films with more than one director.
-And who will get more answers right? Giles or Phil?
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Stephen Follows is an established data researcher in the film industry, has been nominated at the British Independent Film Awards, and long-listed for a BAFTA
Stephen has produced over 100 short films and two features, Baseline and The Grind.
Check his amazing website at https://stephenfollows.com/
LINKS we discussed
How many films does the average director make?
How to become a film director
How common are actor-directors?
Do writer-directors make better movies than directors who don’t write?
Do more experienced directors make longer movies?
Big thank you to:
Marli J Monroe
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