Eye in the Sky (2015) - with Guy Hibbert

Guy Hibbert is a BAFTA-winning screenwriter and playwright. He has written numerous stories for film and television with a particular focus on conflict and compassion in some of the most troubled areas of society. In this episode we talked about his screenplay ‘Eye in the Sky’ which is about the ethics of drone warfare, released as a film directed by Gavin Hood in 2015. Additionally we cover his route into becoming a writer after leaving school with little formalised education, his thoughts on how a screenplay can change the world, and what he thinks connects all of the stories he has written so far. It was an honour to speak with such a genuine person who cares so deeply about the art of writing, and I hope you enjoy listening to our conversation!


Want to comment, get news and join episode discussions? Join the community on Reason: https://reason.fm/podcast/the-21st-rewrite. Instagram: @the21strewrite. Website contact page: https://www.the21strewrite.com/contact


2356 232

Suggested Podcasts

TED Audio Collective / Youngme Moon, Mihir Desai, & Felix Oberholzer-Gee

Allegra M. Sinclair

Carnegie Council for Ethics in International Affairs

Ted Vieira

Money Matters with Ken Moraif

Darren Littlejohn

Young India Face