Posts in category "Night Train"

It's A Movie Premiere And You're Invited!

Elgin, IL- Blue Damen Pictures is proud to announce the World Premiere of the “Dark Before Dawn” on February 9th at 7:30pm. The film will be showing at Marcus Theatre, located at 111 South Randall Road in Elgin. The “Dark Before Dawn” is a mumblecore type of film. “This film came about very quickly: our... Read more »

Looking Back, Looking Forward

We hope this letter finds you in good spirits as we prepare to celebrate the New Year! As much as we look forward to a little holiday rest and relaxation we are busier than ever here at Blue Damen Pictures and as we look forward to a bright New Year we wanted to take a... Read more »

Wrapping Up The Holidays

It’s that time of the year again: the time when temperatures run low and anxiety runs high. Some people are super organized about the holidays. These are the people who buy their gifts months in advance and have them lovingly wrapped and stowed away in closets and basements until the Big Day. These are the... Read more »

Herding Cats- Have You Ever Tried It?

Oh, hi there- has it been a while since we were last in touch? Yes, yes it has. We had this grand goal of having an update every week until our film “Dark Before Dawn” was finished but we’ve had a few weeks of chasing our tails that we didn’t think would make for interesting... Read more »

What's In a Name Anyway?

Between you and me and the fencepost our current little film project will always be called “Night Train” deep down in our hearts. Good hipsters everywhere will someday have the pleasure, nay, the privilege of referring to our underground title of “Night Train”. Super scenesters might even go so far as to call it “MCNT” which... Read more »

The Glasses Say It All

We could argue for a long time about what “irony” really is, but when you get right down to it I think that getting a donation of hipster glasses as the result of shooting a mumblecore film counts. Let me set the scene for you: Hipster Gwydhar says: “Visualize This”. It was a dark and... Read more »

Behind The Scenes of "Night Train"

They say a picture is worth a thousand words, and since it’s Friday I thought I’d give the keyboard a break and just share some behind-the-scenes photos from our recent shoot for our mumblecore style film entitled “Night Train”. Photos taken by Nancy LaLuntas. The actors rehearsing their first scene at the train station. A... Read more »

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 »