Exit 6 Blog

Welcome to the Exit 6 blog. Here we publish weekly editorial content, by and for independent filmmakers, covering the entire filmmaking spectrum.

 

Our blog aims to be an essential resource for independent filmmakers, sharing insights from a range of professionals, as well as shining a light on interesting individuals and their work. 

 

If you have an idea for an interesting blog article, please get in touch with the team.

Battlestar Galactica's Michael Trucco on learning from his co-stars - then baring all for them

October 31, 2019

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13 Nov 2019

Ben Simmons of Bare Arms talks to us about the military training and consultancy services they offer the film and television, the difference in the industry between the US and the UK, working on productions such as Bodyguard and Trust Me, plus others they've seen that...

8 Nov 2019

Simon Cox, the filmmaker now ready to unleash indie blockbuster Invasion Planet Earth on the world, talks to us about the 20-year journey to bring the film from script to screen, the crowdfunding campaigns and fans that made it all possible, and what it's like to bring...

23 Oct 2019

This week, we have something a little different. I had the opportunity to speak to the brilliant artist, Becky Barker, about tattoos in movies, the type of film art people put on their bodies and as it’s Breast Cancer Awareness Month, the wonderful work she is doing fo...

25 Sep 2019

Taryn O'Neill is an actor who has featured in NCIS, Vegas and Lie to Me.  She's also a writer, producer, a national medalist in ice dancing and one of the Scirens. She once wrote a digital series for Stan Lee and now, she's turned her hand to directing with her debut s...

22 Aug 2019

Sydney Aldridge, a freelance Casting Assistant and Casting Director, talks to us about starting her own casting agency, Sydney Aldridge Casting, some tips for actors when in auditions or looking for representation, plus advice for anyone else considering a career in ca...

15 Aug 2019

Gareth Graham of Performance Insurance talks to us about the importance of ensuring your film project is properly insured, the specialised services his company offer filmmakers, and their support for independent film through work with film festivals and running their o...

1 Aug 2019

Claire Sullivan, Marketing Director at Snow Business, who design and create artificial snow environments for the film and television industry talks to us about working on everything from snowflakes to blizzards. If you need a winter wonderland for your project, get on...

11 Jul 2019

Producer Richard Guy talks to us about his journey into VR filmmaking, how passionately he believes in its potential as a filmmakers medium, the new storytelling challenges and opportunities it offers, and advice for anyone thinking of embarking on their own VR project...

4 Jul 2019

Alex Pumfrey, CEO of the Film & Television Charity, talks to us about the important work the organisation does to support film and television professionals when they need it the most, offers insight into the different ways the charity can help - and also how you can he...

19 Jun 2019

We had the pleasure of chatting with the theatre actors turned film directors, Jessie Barr and Lena Hudson, about the challenges of making their new short film Too Long At The Fair, female representation, the uniqueness of indie film, and working with seasoned actor Ch...

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