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The Trailers

The final trailer will be released in the near future. Some folks who attended Porc Fest in June, 2011 got a sneak peek, but it’s going be a while before the rest of us can see it. In the meantime, … Continue reading

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1900 Miles to Chartarum

So, how did I end up helping to make Chartarum? Well, John Shaw had been posting on the Free Talk Live BBS asking for help making a movie. I didn’t really think too much about it at first, after all the set … Continue reading

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Images: Behind the Scenes – Ted

Oh yeah! It was rustic, but we had wireless!! (Thanks to Jay D.!) We didn’t have a lot of time to use it, but it was so nice just being able to check email out there in the middle of … Continue reading

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Video & Images: Behind the Scenes – Camping

I feel compelled to write in the third-person here: Mel does.not.camp. The only thing I was a little prima-donna-ish about for the big Chartarum shoot was that sleeping on the ground or in a tent was right out.* During the … Continue reading

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Images: Behind the Scenes – Running Lines

The first Chartarum shoot was in northwestern Michigan, and lasted about nine days. To call it rustic may be kind…but more on that later. During the shoot, Roberto Warren (Eli) and Julie Hurford (Frances) took every opportunity to run through … Continue reading

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