In the latest episode of Film Stories with Simon Brew, Simon has a very special guest: Academy Award-winning director Robert Zemeckis.

They chat about Zemeckis’ new film, Welcome To Marwen, as well as the current blockbuster culture, the media coverage of films, and the difficulty in getting non-franchise movies made in the current Hollywood environment.

Welcome To Marwen arrives in UK cinemas on January 1st 2019.

Find Simon on Twitter at @simonbrew, and the podcast can be found at @filmstoriespod.