Talking First Time Filmmaking with Weiyang Liu

Season 3, Episode 6,   May 05, 2023, 07:00 PM

Director Weiyang Liu joins Nigel in the pod all the way from Beijing to discuss his directorial debut, Can’t Quit. Liu discusses his desire to conduct the ‘real’ iPhone challenge by shooting the entire short film on an iPhone 14 Pro with just available light and a skeleton crew.

Liu and Nigel also dive into the complexities of getting people to take a chance on your first time filmmaking efforts and the advantages of establishing a filmmaking career in the streaming age.

Read our review for Can't Quit here.

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