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. 


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

October 31, 2019

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31 Oct 2019

Actor Michael Trucco talks to us about preparations for his role in Donovan Marsh's Hunter Killer, forging life-long friendships and learning from his Battlestar Galactica co-stars, his experience working on short films, and advice for actors starting out or waiting to...

17 Oct 2019

Writer, Producer and Director, Craig Singer, talks to us about the ever changing landscape of film distribution, working with a bevvy of 80s icons and discovering future stars, the advice he offers to NYU students in his native New York, and whether or not he would go...

19 Sep 2019

Shelley Conn, star of Terra Nova, Liar, Heartbeat and Mistresses, talks to us about embarking on her acting journey from our shared hometown, Basingstoke, and forging a prolific onscreen career from a foundation in theatre. 

It's not often that I get...

4 Sep 2019

Justine Bateman, an experienced actor who has turned her attention to directing, talks to us about how being the former has informed the latter, her experience making short films, how they lead to the making of her new feature Violet, and the plans she has to explore '...

8 Aug 2019

Stunt professional, Bobby Holland Hanton, talks to us about doubling for iconic heroes including Batman and Bond across nearly 50 feature films, a working relationship with Chris Hemsworth that spans the MCU and beyond, plus his thoughts on why major motion picture awa...

18 Jul 2019

I’ve been trying to arrange this interview for some time, so finally I can introduce, actress, scientist, producer, filmmaker and environmental campaigner, Christina Ochoa. You may have seen her in the brilliant Animal Kingdom, but here we cover a broad spectrum of fil...

26 Jun 2019

Angela Workman, the screenwriter of The War Bride, Snow Flower and the Secret Fan, and most recently The Zookeeper's Wife starring Jessica Chastain, talks to us about her transition from Development Executive to Screenwriter, advice on finding representation, and the i...

23 Jan 2019

Filmmaker and photographer, Nina Sever, talks to us about sexuality in the movies, her love of erotic cinema, the technicalities of shooting sex scenes and making her debut short Coffee With Pleasure commissioned by Erika Lust's XConfessions. Best to assume this one is...

10 Jan 2019

Jessica Chamberlain, the writer, producer and star of new web series Quick Fix, talks to us about art imitating life, the absurd snobbery often shown to web series production and writing/making the type of work she enjoys and wants to be part of.

When I meet Jessica Cha...

20 Dec 2018

Vince DiCola, composer of soundtracks for Rocky IV and Transformers: The Movie, talks to us about turning from session musician to film composer, creating Golden Globe/Grammy-nominated 'Far From Over' with Frank  Stallone before tackling Rocky with his brother Syl...

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