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The MAKE IT podcast amplifies the voice of the filmmaker by exploring the filmmaking journeys of actors, writers, directors, producers, and a host of other creatives from across the film industry. We provide a platform for filmmakers to provide advice, lessons learned, personal reflections, and ins… read more


A Conversation w/ Actor & Producer Alan Powell (Best of MAKE IT)

Hello, Indie Creatives!

In this week's episode, we have a conversation with the actor, director, and writer, Alan Powell. We talk about not being afraid to give up the good to go for the great, writing screenplays for a specific audience, and the concept of "effortless" structure in film, and his Netflix film, 'A Week Away.'


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A Week Away (film)

Anthem Lights (band)

The Song (film)

Quantico (tv show)

Worth Fighting For (film)

Love You Like I Used To (music video)



Kali Bailey (writer)

Tom Hanks (actor)

Saving Private Ryan (film)

Regina Moore (casting director)

Die Hard (film)

How to Train Your Dragon (film)

Jim Carey (actor)

Nashville Film Festival

Aaron Sorkin (writer)

Viola Davis (actress)

Meryl Streep (actress)

Tom Cruise (actor)

Heath Ledger (actor)

Philip Seymour Hoffman (actor)

Anthony Hopkins (actor)

Denzel Washington (actor)

Hamilton (musical)


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