Project Description

 

The Folklorist: The Ponzi Scheme

The Folklorist takes a look at the man who was responsible for one of the most infamous financial schemes in history.

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

SPECIAL THANKS
Boston Costume
Cheryl Uttaro

FEATURING
Joe Chambrello as “Charles Ponzi”
Paul Lussier as “Boston Post Owner”
Robert Hanes as “Clarence Barron”
Frank Stewart as “William McMasters”
Keith Phillip Upham as “Investor 1″
Eric Jonathan Boles as “Investor 2″
Eugene Foygelman as “Investor 3″
Janet Waldman as “Restaurant Patron 01″
Lin Hultgren as “Restaurant Patron 02″
Michael McCloskey as “Bank Manager”
Mike Weiner as “FBI Agent 01″
Jon Shulman as “FBI Agent 02″
Steven Lee as “FBI Agent 03″

PRODUCTION CREW
Contributing Writer: Shelby Levinson
Cinematographers: Andrew Eldridge and Angela Harrer
Assistant Editors: Shelby Levinson and Rachel Brown
Music: Organic Music Library & Kevin MacLeod
Production Assistants: Shelby Levinson, Rachel Brown, & 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
2014 on NewTV
For questions and inquires about the program, please email folklorist@newtv.org.
©2014 NEWTV