Jamie and Dan Francis aka The Francis Brothers, aka the Nimpods get together and discuss premiering their microbudget feature The Wrong People during Cinefest 2017 in Nanaimo....Listen
The plan is to have guest interviews with great filmmakers that do things on the no-budget fringe of cinema.
My kind of people. The ones that battle through and don’t wait to get permission to follow their dreams and make their stories come to life on screen.
Are you a no-budget backyard filmmaker looking for inspiration? Have questions about how to make and/or sell your movie?
Thanks a lot, and keep being awesome!
Jamie and Dan Francis aka Nimpods, aka The Francis Brothers talk about first time screening The Wrong People at the Caprice Theatre in Duncan BC....Listen
Nimpods Bonus episode
How NOT To Make a No Budget Feature Film Commentary
Things We Learned Making Mass Acre Hill
(Originally on Youtube as a commentary video in July 2016)
MASS ACRE HILL Full Feature Link: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=DPY2m9gveVg...Listen
The Nimpods, Jamie and Dan Francis talk about a really old screenplay they wrote and the death of a Canadian icon, Gord Downie....Listen
Dan and Jamie try and talk Disaster Artist and finishing their feature film The Wrong People (http://www.thewrongpeoplemovie.com)
The Nimpods, Jamie and Dan Francis talk documentaries; The Keepers, The Bridge, Anvil and Camp Hollywood. Talk finishing their feature film The Wrong People....Listen
A super interesting and inspiring chat with Alan Hofmanis & Isaac Nabwana of Wakaliwood and Ramon Film Productions.
Who Killed Captain Alex: Uganda's First Action Movie was produced, written, directed, shot, and edited by Nabwana IGG from his home in Wakaliga, Uganda. Made for under $200 - using real blood and a modified car jack for a tripod - the film became a sensation in the slums of Uganda while the trailer went viral in Europe, South America, and the US.
Are you ready to go on an Adventure In Backyard Filmmaking? This podcast is for the low budget independent filmmaker who is looking for a new and creative way to improve writing, financing, shooting, editing, producing and SELLING their movies. The landscape for indie filmmaking is changing, follow along as host Jamie Francis implements different tactics and see what works and what doesn't when releasing a no budget backyard indie....Listen
In this episode Jamie talks about what he has learned from crowdfunding before crowdfunding was a thing and what he has observed in the past couple years....Listen
This episode opens up a conversation about the vinyl record resurgence and if their is a movie version of the vinyl record?...Listen
In this episode Jamie interviews teenage filmmaker Joshua D. Bruce, Writer, Actor and Director of Burn In Hell!, a no budget horror epic starring Ming Chen of the Comic Book Men!...Listen
This episode features a great interview with filmtrooper.com's Scott McMahon...Listen
This is it, super secret episode one of the ADVENTURES IN BACKYARD FILMMAKING Podcast with my twin brother Dan Francis
Episode ZERO of The Adventures in Backyard Filmmaking Podcast
Are you ready to go on an Adventure In Backyard Filmmaking? This podcast is for the low budget independent filmmaker who is looking for a new and creative way to improve writing, financing, shooting, editing, producing and SELLING their movies....Listen
James Pare, Perry Johnston, Dan Francis, Jamie Francis talk Chemainus and Poo Chop Sticks....Listen
Dan and Jamie (The Francis Bros) talk a record number of topics in a short period of time. Current projects/scripts they are working on, hanging out in Kitchener-Waterloo, create the lamest movie idea based on an aunt's facebook status and just non-sense.
*Looking back on this is very interesting. We talk about the birth of Dan's son Cal for the first time and also talk about writing the script to our feature we have shot and almost completed, The Wrong People....Listen
Jamie and Dan come together and talk baby, leading boring lives, passing of a family member and a first instalment of a one-shot segment....Listen
Jamie and Dan come together and give you a laser focused halloween episode. Quite the opposite actually, they talk Pogs, halloween costumes of the past, crappy candy, Chris Angel 'Illusions', Hellraiser, Fat Audible cash, Tell Em Steve Dave, Siberian Hell Sounds and Cryptozoic Man to name just some topics....Listen
Dan and Jamie talk about some fake trailers they are making....Listen
Jamie and Dan talk about Sleepaway Camp, Computer generated members, Cryptozoic Man comic book and play 'Dead or Alive'....Listen
Perry and Dan chat about recent movies and TV they've seen....Listen
Perry Johnston and Dan Francis delve into their Chemainus origins....Listen
The royal baby, Tofino, Zimmerman and the Prequels are discussed in this action-packed Nimpods episode....Listen
The Nimpods cover Sharknado, more Kardashian introspective and the "Leperized" smokers of the world. Joined by little brother Steve as well....Listen
Continuing sagas from Chemainus, BC circa early 90's-00's....Listen
Stories from Chemainus, BC circa early 90's-2000. Dan and James talk origin stories....Listen
Dan and Jamie (The Nimpods) talk with oodles of special guests. Friends Maggie Mae and Logan (Schnick Schnick), and wives Krista and Claire.
Running a wide arrange of topics from parenthood, pool sharks, Ghostbusters, Puking old men in the egg section, Supernatural, Game of Thrones and the fine art of wearing a shirt in public.