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A24’s Causeway: Directing Jennifer Lawrence with first-time director Lila Neugebauer and producer Justine Ciarrocchi

Ep. 304

Today, we have two exceptional first-time filmmakers who attached Jennifer Lawrence & Brian Tyree Henry to their script, got A24 on board and shot a wonderful little feature film called Causeway (2022) in only a few months. Our hosts, Dom Lenoir & Conor Boru, welcome director Lila Neugebauer & producer Justine Ciarrocchi!


They chat about topics we have never covered on the podcast before. They discuss

-         working with Jennifer Lawrence

-         exploring PTSD in film

-         the difference between directing theatre vs feature films

-         developing the script

-         the biggest challenges as a producer

-         collaborating with A24 & Apple


Get ready for an amazing conversation! Sit back, relax and listen to our lovely chat with Lila Neugebauer & Justine Ciarrocchi.

 

CAUSEWAY is out on Apple TV+!

A US soldier suffers a traumatic brain injury while fighting in Afghanistan and struggles to adjust to life back home.

 

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The Filmmakers Podcast is hosted, produced and written by Giles Alderson @gilesalderson

Edited by @tobiasvees

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Theme Music by John J. Harvey

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