EP03: Writer & Producer – Scott Granville

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Chris talks to filmmaker Scott Granville of Chasing Time Productions based in Hamilton, New Zealand.

Scott is a credited producer, writer and director in both film and television. In this interview, Chris delves into his journey in writing and producing  movies with his long-time partner in film, Ben Woollen.

We look at:

  • The importance of writing a compelling story
  • The blessings of naivety
  • The benefits of building a team
  • Why both Scott and Ben still have jobs, and yet manage to do a film project through Chasing Time productions every year
  • Lessons from the growing phase
  • The writing process from concept to polished script
  • How important having a partnership with Ben has been for their growth
  • Tips on the Festival process

Chasing Time Productions Website

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This is Scott’s Demo Reel: