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Friday, June 12, 7-11pm at
(a state certified sound stage)
323 Wall Street, Kingston, NY 12401 (map it)

A benefit for the

Lights, Cameras, ACTION!
star A special Quadricentennial homage "on set experience" featuring the remake of MOBY DICK starring Gilles Malkine as Starbuck and Mikhail Horowitz as Ishmael, with Tom Cherwin as "the director,"Sharron Bower as "the assistant director and Jason Downs as "the producer."
star Film score and music stylings of DJ WA
Special guests
Delectable food, complimentary glass of wine & cash bar
An amazing auction with "NY City Auctioneer of the Year" Barry Cherwin
  Items include:
  star Dinner for 2 at the Phoenix Restaurant with Oscar® nominee Melissa Leo
Dinner for 2 at Northern Spy Café with celebrated actor Aidan Quinn
A week long retreat at the Golden Villa Pavilion in Tortola, British Virgin Islands
Networking opportunities with local industry members
Your support will help HVFC continue providing free support to independent & studio features, short films, student projects, TV ads and regional filmmakers.
HVFC provides a free online directory, newsletter blurbs, casting and crew calls, job opportunities and much more. (See below)
Let's all work together to make the Hudson Valley – Hollywood on the Hudson.

Door sales will be available including cc charges.
Please contribute what you can afford.
Your donations will be met by matching funds.
If you are interested in sponsoring, click here

I cannot attend but would like to support the
Hudson Valley Film Commission
with a *tax-deductible donation


Checks can be sent to Hudson Valley Film Commission/ PO Box 1406 / Woodstock, NY 12498
If you would like to order your tickets by phone or if you have any questions regarding sponsorship and the event, please call (845) 810-0131.

*please note that credit card billing info will show Woodstock Film Festival but ALL CONTRIBUTIONS will be set aside for Hudson Valley Film Commission (HVFC) work and a separate receipt from HVFC will be provided.

**all donations are tax-deductible to the extent allowed by law

About the Hudson Valley Film Commission:

The Hudson Valley Film Commission is a conduit for preproduction, production, and postproduction for filmmaking in the Hudson Valley/Catskill region. Support is provided throughout the year to studio features, independent features, print, new media, short films, student projects, and TV ads. HVFC offers technical, location, and talent guidance, referrals, networking opportunities, email blasts, and promotion through press opportunities including the monthly e-newsletter, which is sent to 15,000 recipients. In order to make information fully accessible, a free online production directory for local film professionals is provided and maintained online.

Recent projects include: Taking Woodstock (directed by Ang Lee), Splinterheads, Fighting Fish, Handsome Harry, The Cake Eaters (directed by Mary Stuart Masterson) The Night Listener (starring Robin Williams), The White Countess (extras ADR, directed by James Ivory), War of the Worlds (directed by Steven Spielberg and starring Tom Cruise), Before It Had a Name (starring Willem Dafoe), Dead Flowers (postproduction only, directed by Jim Jarmusch and starring Bill Murray, Sharon Stone, Jessica Lange.), The Thing About My Folks (starring Paul Reiser and Peter Falk), Down to the Bone (winner of two prizes at 2004 Sundance Film Festival), Personal Velocity (Grand Jury Prize at Sundance 2002), and much more.

The Hudson Valley Film Commission is a 501 (C)(3) organization that
promotes sustainable economic development by attracting
and supporting film, video and media production in the Hudson Valley - Catskills.

The HVFC is a sister organization of the Woodstock Film Festival, which has a mission
to present an annual program and year-round schedule of film, music, and art-related
activities that promote artists, culture, inspired learning, and diversity.

Save the date: September 30 - October 4 for the WOODSTOCK FILM FESTIVAL

Copyright 2000-2009

as of 6/4/09


Cast (in alphabetical order)
Sharon Bower ....  The Assistant Director
Tom Cherwin  ....  The Director
Jason Downs .... The Producer
Barry Cherwin .... The Auctioneer
Mikhail Horowitz .... Ishmael
Gilles Malkine .... Starbuck

Produced by
120dB Films … executive producer
Lauri Andretta  .... producer
Meira Blaustein .... producer
Laurent Rejto .... producer
Heidi Johnson .... line producer
Emma McCarthy .... associate producer

Camera and Electrical Department
Jeremy Ellenbogen (Seven 21 Media Center) .... Green Screen
Zoltan David (Ellenbogen Creative Media)
Shaun Harkins (Cabletrak Systems) .... Dolly and Jib
Jeff Kantor (Canus Major Productions)
Kale Kaposhlin (Evolving Media)
....  Key Grip, Sound
Chris Andersen (Nevessa Productions)... Cameras & Bus
Remote Digital Media... Equipment
Matt Kehoe .... Best Boy

Music Department
Jordan (DJ WA) Matthews .... Composer: Theme Music

Other crew
Ship to Shore .... craft service
Teri Rossin (BSP) .... location manager
Richard Goldman .... legal counsel
Richard Merck CPAs .... accountant

Thanks to
Brian Cahill ... Majority Leader, Ulster County Legislature
Larry Fessenden ... Producer, Director, Actor, Glass Eye Pix
Darren Goldberg ... Producer, Atlantic Pictures
Don Gregorious ... Ulster County Legislator
Stephen Hays ... Managing Member, 120dB Film Finance
Mike Hein ... Ulster County Executive
Maurice Hinchey .... U.S Congressman
Pat Swinney Kaufman ... Director, NYS Governor's Office for
Motion Picture and TV Development
Sam Kandel .... NYS Small Business Development Center
Melissa Leo ... Academy® Award nominated Actor
Mary Stuart Masterson ... Director, Actor
Lance Matteson ... President, Ulster County Development Corp.
Ron Nyswaner ... Academy Award® nominated screenwriter
Jesse Scolaro ... Producer, 7th Floor Productions
Brian Shapiro ... Ulster County LegislatureUls
Jerome Stoeffhaas ... Deputy Director, NYS Governor's Office for Motion Picture and TV Development
Ward Todd ... President, Ulster County Chamber of Commerce
Sue Zimet ... Ulster County Legislature

Select films shot in Hudson Valley...

Cabletrack Systems






Week long retreat at Goldden Villa Pavilion in Tortola

Two night stay at Waterfall House

Dinner for two – you and academy award®
nominee Melissa Leo –
at the spectacular Phoenix Restaurantlong