Project Description

 

The Folklorist: The Great Brant Rock Fire

A major wildfire wreaks havoc on the coastal New England town of Marshfield, Massachusetts in 1941.

A NEWTV ORIGINAL PROGRAM
Produced & Directed by Andrew Eldridge & Angela Harrer
Hosted by John Horrigan
Created by John Horrigan & NewTV
Executive Producer: Robert Kelly

SPECIAL THANKS
Steve Russo
Cheryl Uttaro
Boston Costume
Boston Fire Museum
Ventress Memorial Library
Associated Quirks

PRODUCTION CREW
Cinematographers: Angela Harrer & Andrew Eldridge
Production Design: Andrew Eldridge & Angela Harrer
Editor: Andrew Eldridge
Assistant Editor: Marcella D’Aston & Lara Pietranera
Sound Design: Andrew Eldridge
Music: Organic Music Library, Audioblocks, Audiojungle
Production Assistant: Lara Pietranera

FEATURING
Angel Connell as “Town Selectman”
Yefim Somin as “Town Selectman”
Jarod Ricci as “Auxiliary Fireman”
Wendy Hartman as “Winship’s Store Clerk”
Rick Plasmati as “Delivery Man”
Howard Waldman as “Charles Starrett”
Jan Waldman as “Eva Starrett”
Herbert Fuchs as “Banker”
Monica Saviolakis as “Bank Customer”
James Dupuis as “Silas Wright”
Emmanuel Jalbert as “Charlie Najam”
Jonathan Lourie as “Jimmy Plett”
Paul Taft as “Plymouth Fire Chief”
Ralph Regine as “William Pratt”
Lin Hultgren as “Marshfield Resident”
Stephanie Eaton as “Marshfield Resident”
Ken Holmes as “Marshfield Resident”
Judy Maloney as “Marshfield Resident”
JacQuan L. Stanley as “Marshfield Resident”
Michelle Principi as “Marshfield Resident”
Wayne Malm as “Marshfield Resident”
Kathleen Golden as “Mrs. Chenney”
Ellen Lacey as “Operator”

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
Wednesday, December 7, 2016 on NewTV
For questions and inquires about the program, please email folklorist@newtv.org or visit folklorist.newtv.org.
©2016 NewTV

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