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In Conversation with Jeremy Podeswa, Director - Game of Thrones.
Screen Producers Australia
Jeremy Podeswa is an award winning feature film and television director who has been nominated three times for the Emmy Award----for Best Director, Dramatic Series for HBO’s Boardwalk Empire (“Anastasia”) and “Game of Thrones” (“Unbowed, Unbent, Unbroken”), and for Best Director, Movie or Mini-Series for HBO’s “The Pacific” (for which he was also nominated for the Directors Guild of America Award).
He has directed for many of the most ground breaking cable television series and mini-series, including for HBO, “Game of Thrones”, “True Detective, Season Two”, The Newsroom”, Boardwalk Empire”, “True Blood”, “Rome”, “Six Feet Under”, “Carnivale”, “John From Cincinatti” and “The Pacific” (Tom Hanks/Playtone and Steven Spielberg/Dreamworks producers); for Showtime, “Homeland”, “Ray Donovan”, “The Borigias”, “The Tudors”, “Dexter”, “Weeds”, “The L Word”, “Queer as Folk”, and “The Chris Isaak Show”; for AMC “The Walking Dead” and “Rubicon”; for F/X “American Horror Story: Asylum and Coven”, “Tyrant”, “Nip/Tuck” and “The Riches”; for STARZ “Camelot”; and for TNT the mini-series “Into the West” (produced by Steven Spielberg and nominated for 16 Emmy Awards).
Other broadcast network credits include: the drama pilot “Empire State” for ABC and the Mark Gordon Company; “Commander in Chief” (starring Geena Davis, for ABC); “Book of Daniel” (starring Aidan Quinn and Ellen Burstyn, for CBS); and “Wonderfalls” (for FOX). He has also directed the television movie “After the Harvest” (Lifetime) starring Sam Shepard, winner of the Directors Guild of Canada Award for Best Direction and nominated for nine Gemini Awards.
He has also written and directed three award winning feature films: Fugitive Pieces (Samuel Goldwyn Films, Opening Night, Toronto International Film Festival) starring Stephen Dillane and Rosamund Pike; The Five Senses (Fine Line Distribution, Directors’ Fortnight, Cannes Film Festival) starring Mary Louise Parker; and Eclipse (Berlin and Sundance Festivals).
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