Archive for May 2011

Downtown Elgin's Starring Role in Independent Film

Production of the Film “Night Train” Showcases Rejuvenated Downtown Elgin   Blue Damen Pictures will be producing their first feature film “Night Train” right in downtown Elgin this Memorial Day Weekend. Shot entirely on location in a single weekend “Night Train” will feature local businesses and Elgin’s revitalized parks, Main Street and riverfront in the... Read more »

The Gentlemen (and Ladies') Rejection Tasting Guide: Smooth Overall, Bitter Undertone

On every life a little rain must fall and for every project a few rejection letters land in our in-box. We’ve become quite the connoisseurs of a good rejection; why not put this experience to good use? Thus we present for your reading pleasure: “The Gentleman (and Ladies) Rejection Tasting Guide”. Thank you very much for submitting... Read more »

Could Elgin Be The New Tribecca?

Elgin Arts Grant Brings Independent Film Production Company to Town         More and more independent filmmakers are freeing themselves from the industry restraints of Los Angeles and are searching the nation for film-friendly communities to settle down in.  Now, thanks to the Elgin Arts Funding grant from the Florence B. and Cornelia A.... Read more »
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The Gentleman (and Ladies) Rejection Tasting Guide: Light, Crisp, Clean

On every life a little rain must fall and for every project a few rejection letters land in our in-box. We’ve become quite the connoisseurs of a good rejection; why not put this experience to good use? Thus we present for your reading pleasure: “The Gentleman (and Ladies) Rejection Tasting Guide”. “I want to thank you for... Read more »