Galway Film Podcast
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A mix of intimate interviews with filmmakers from around the world and live panel recordings from Ireland's premiere film event, the Galway Film Fleadh. Will Fitzgerald, Director of the Galway Film Fleadh, talks one-on-one with film directors, screenwriters, actors and producers about getting their films made, the things that inspire them in their work and what they do when they're not making films. The Galway Film Podcast also features panel discussions on film industry topics, with a range of contributors from across the Irish film industry and beyond.
||CleanS01E17: Ed Solomon||In a wide-ranging and frank discussion, screenwriter Ed Solomon talks about process, why it’s the best time to be breaking in as a screenwriter, ways to find your ‘voice’, TV as the new American cinema, his HBO show Mosaic and the new Bill & Ted m||17 1 2019||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanS01E16: Meet The Festivals||A roundtable discussion with festival programmers about their festivals, their jobs and their advice to filmmakers. Featuring Jacopo Chessa (Torino Short Film Market), Gregg Schwenk (Newport Beach Film Festival),||10 1 2019||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanS01E15: Peter O’Toole||This episode is airing on the 14th December, marking five years to the day since we lost one of the greatest Irishmen who ever lived, the irreplaceable Peter O’ Toole. Peter O’ Toole visited the Film Fleadh in 2008, on the occasion of our 20th year.||14 12 2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanS01E14: Should the Film Industry in Ireland Introduce Gender Quotas?||A roundtable discussion, moderated by Dr. Susan Liddy, co-chair of Women in Film and Television Ireland and with guests Liz Gill (filmmaker), David Collins (producer, Samson Films), Órla O’Connor (Director, National Women’s Council), Dr.||6 12 2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanS01E13: Simon Fellows||Steel Country, a rural mystery thriller starring Andrew Scott, Brónagh Waugh and Denise Gough won the 2018 Best International Film Award at this year’s Galway Film Fleadh. On today’s episode, the director Simon Fellows talks about transitioning fro||29 11 2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanS01E12: Brendan Byrne||Director and producer Brendan Byrne (One Million American Dreams, Bobby Sands: 66 Days) talks about the motivations behind some of his documentaries, re-framing art docs and offers production advice for documentary making.||22 11 2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanS01E11: Tom Edmunds||Tom Edmunds’ debut film Dead in A Week (Or Your Money Back) is in UK cinemas from today. In this week’s episode, Tom talks about his experiences of making your first feature, working for Anthony Minghella, and being a first-time director working wit||15 11 2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanS01E10: Hugh O’Conor & Jordanne Jones||It’s Junior Flm Fleadh week in Galway! Will is chatting to director Hugh O’Conor and actor Jordanne Jones about their new coming-of-age comedy-drama, Metal Heart. Hugh talks about bringing his many years of experience in front of the camera to the||8 11 2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanS01E09: Film Production in Ireland: The Next Ten Years||A roundtable discussion on skills training and meeting the needs of film production in Ireland. Speakers include: Tom Dowling from Troy Studios, Elaine Geraghty from Screen Producers Ireland, Macdara Kelleher from Fastnet Films,||1 11 2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanS01E08: Matthew Holness||It’s the last of our Spooktober episodes, just in time for Halloween, and Will is talking with writer/director Matthew Holness about German Expressionism, directing as an extension of writing and Garth Marenghi’s Darkplace.||26 10 2018||Free||View in iTunes|