ICVM Crown Awards 2016 – A Night to Remember

Fred and Sharon Wilharm at ICVM Crown Awards 2016

Saturday, June 25, 2016 will go down as a night where God surprised us in the most unexpected way possible. We entered PROVIDENCE in the ICVM Crown Awards competition with much trepidation. We knew that ICVM was the industry organization and that the previous winners were top of the line films. But we took a…

Providence Movie Red Carpet Premiere

Providence Red Carpet Premiere at historic Frankiln Theatre

One of the highlights for a filmmaker is that moment when people see your film for the first time. All those many hours of work are put to the test as you anxiously wait to find out the audience reaction to your baby. Will they catch the humor? Will they feel the emotion? Will they…

Chase Anderson – Young Actor

For our auditions for Providence we provided each of the actors with the script and asked them to put themselves in the character's place and share about one of the scenes. Chase Anderson in his audition truly captured the essence of Mitchell Little. In a very relaxed and natural manner he told about the day…

Film-Com New Project Pitch

This week we were privileged to pitch Providence at the Film-Com New Project Pitch. I've heard of the event for years, but this was our first time to participate. We had no idea what to expect, other than we would have a booth and a chance to share with industry execs about our movie. Most…

Providence Filming – Days 9, 10, and 11

This past weekend we took a step back in time and rocked the eighties with Teen Rachel and Mitchell. It was a jam packed weekend that included bike rides, cheerleading tryouts, first days of school, newspaper staff meetings,prom,  and a slumber party. We had approximately thirty teen actors plus parents and other adults. It was…

Preparing for Providence Movie Teen Scenes

Only two more weekends before we wrap up principal photography for Providence. This weekend is all the school scenes with Teen Rachel and Teen Mitchell. It's our most complex filming weekend because not only does it involve the biggest group of cast members (most of whom are coming from out of town), but the teen…

Providence Filming Day 8

Yesterday we filmed our last scenes with Young Rachel (Emily Knapp) and Grandma Rose (Patricia Binkley). After last weekend's jam packed filming days, it was a fairly relaxing day of family memories - Rachel's tea party with her dolls and animals, baking peanut butter cookies (which we forgot about and left in the oven to…