Project Description

 

The Folklorist: Episode 7

NewTV is proud to present the seventh episode of The Folklorist. Host John Horrigan explores a heroic tale of two men caught on an enemy occupied island, how a tornado saved our nation’s capital, and a mysterious figure who frightened the English countryside in the 1800s. Also featuring Campfire segments on Thomas Edison, Gertrude Ederle, and The Trojan Horse.

A NewTV Original Program
Produced and Directed by: Angela Harrer & Andrew Eldridge
Written by: John Horrigan, Angela Harrer, & Andrew Eldridge
Hosted by: John Horrigan
Created by: John Horrigan & NewTV
Executive Producer: Robert Kelly

CAMPFIRE

Emily and Nicole as “Gertude Ederle”
Max as “Trojan Horse”
Joel as “Thomas Edison”

SPECIAL THANKS
Boston Costume
New England Salvage and Demolition
Newton Public Schools

ROBINSON CRUSOES OF WAKE ISLAND FEATURING
Curtis Reid as “Fred Stevens”
Sean Murphy as “Logan “Scotty” Kay”
Andrew Eldridge as “Ted Hensel”
Steven Lee as “Japanese Soldier 01″
Jonathan Mendoza as “Japanese Soldier 02″
Van Brockman as “Japanese Soldier 03″
Aaron Tourigny as “American Citizen 01″
James McGruder as “American Citizen 02″
Mike Weiner as “American Citizen 03″
Mark Eisenber as “American Citizen 04″

ROBINSON CRUSOES OF WAKE ISLAND CREW
Contributing Writers: Trevor Frederick and Shelby Levinson
Producer’s Assistant: Katie Rubino
Cinematographers: Andrew Eldridge, Angela Harrer, Eugene Foygelman & Sam Stulin
Casting Directors: Shelby Levinson, Angela Harrer, & Andrew Eldridge
Music and SFX: Kevin Macleod and Organic Music Library
Editors: Andrew Eldridge, Angela Harrer and Andrew Zubatkin
Assistant Editors: Shelby Levinson, Eugene Foygelman, Rachel Brown, Brianna Gershkowitz, & Nick Longman
Sound Design: Andrew Eldridge and Angela Harrer
Production Assistants: Shelby Levinson, Eugene Foygelman, Rachel Brown, Sam Stulin, Katie Rubino & Melissa Moriarty

THE TORNADO THAT SAVED WASHINGTON D.C. FEATURING
Keith Jensen as “British Soldier 01″
Chris Soule as “British Soldier 02″
Vincent Perrone as “British Soldier 03″
Andrew Eldridge as “British Soldier 04″
Alan Pelz-Sharpe as “James Madison”
Carole Taylor as “Dolley Madison”
Maureen Vlaco as “Mother”
Nicole Bates as “Daughter”

THE TORNADO THAT SAVED WASHINGTON D.C. CREW
Contributing Writer: Trevor Frederick
Casting Directors: Shelby Levinson
Editor: Andrew Eldridge
Cinematography: Andrew Eldridge & Angela Harrer
Production Assistant: Shelby Levinson

SPRINGHEELED JACK FEATURING
Andrew Eldridge as “Springheeled Jack”
Vanessa Gall as “Jane Alsop”
Jessica Wendelken as “Jane’s Sister”
Emily Coleman as “Lucy Scales”
Grant Kollien as “Lucy’s Brother”
Michael Cormier as “Thomas Millbank”
David Reid as “Judge”
Donald Crane as “Soldier”
Graham Kind as “Soldier”
Joshua Colbreth as “Soldier”

SPINGHEELED JACK CREW
Casting Directors: Shelby Levinson
Editor: Angela Harrer
Assistant Editor: Brianna Gershkowitz
Cinematographers: Andrew Eldridge & Angela Harrer
Production Assistants: Katie Rubino, Sam Stulin, & Eugene Foygelman

AVAILABLE ON NEWTV
NewTV’s local cable channels in Newton, MA
RCN: 3 | 13 | 15 | 613 (HD)
Comcast: 8 | 9 | 99
Verizon: 32 | 33 | 34

ORIGINAL AIR DATE
Tuesday, November 26th, 2013 on NewTV
For questions and inquires about the program, please email folklorist@newtv.org
©2013 NewTV