Thursday, September 5, 2013
The 2013 White Sands International Film Festival kicked off Wednesday night September 4th with a special screening of the new comedy feature film, “Roswell FM.”
Los Angeles-based filmmakers Stephen Griffin and David Spence were introduced to the audience by producer and Tony Award winning playwright Mark Medoff (Children of a Lesser God). Prior to the screening Medoff told those in attendance the film festival board had lobbied the young filmmakers for nearly a year in the hopes of featuring a screening of the film at this year’s festival.
The local Cineport 10 theater in Las Cruces was packed with hundreds of attendees Wednesday night. The audience laughed throughout the screening.
Several of the film’s stars including; Brendan Fehr, Mirelly Taylor, Brian Tee, Doug Haley, Erin O’Shaughnessy, and Valli Marie Rivera were on hand. The cast members signed autographs, participated in a question and answer session about the making of the film, and attended a reception at the historic La Posta restaurant in Mesilla, NM after the screening.
Tuesday, August 23, 2011
Sunday, August 21, 2011
The independent comedy film script "Roswell FM" was written more than four years ago. The on again off again financing for the project was finally secured just over seven months ago. The casting was completed just seven weeks ago, and the on-location shooting of the film was completed in the wee hours of the morning on Sunday August 21, 2011. Most members of the deeply talented and experienced Roswell FM cast have already caught planes flying out of the remote town of
Roswell in the southeastern section headed back to the west coast. Post production work on the film will begin almost immediately and also under the direct supervision of director Stephen Griffin (310 House Productions). In an interview just before the final filming session New Mexico. Most are Griffin reported that he and Dave Brewer (Director of Photography) will remain in for a couple of additional days to shoot some footage for the project before also heading home. Griffin will go to the Dallas area and Dave Brewer will head back to Los Angeles. Roswell