Project Description

 

The Folklorist: The Robinson Crusoes of Wake Island

During WWII two Americans managed to survive to tell their tales after being trapped on an enemy occupied island in the Pacific.

A NEWTV ORIGINAL PROGRAM
Produced & Directed by Angela Harrer & Andrew Eldridge
Writers: 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
Curtis Reid aas “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″

PRODUCTION CREW
Contributing Writers: Trevor Frederick and Shelby Levinson
Producer’s Assistant: Katie Rubino
Cinematographers: Andrew Eldridge, Angela Harrer, Eugene Foygelman and Sam Stulin
Casting Directors: Shelby Levinson, Angela Harrer, and Andrew Eldridge
Music and SFX: Kevin Macleod and Organic Music Library
Editors: Andrew Eldridge, Angela Harrer & Andrew Zubatkin
Assistant Editors: Shelby Levinson, Eugene Foygelman, Rachel Brown, Brianna Gershkowitz, & Nick Longman
Sound Design: Andrew Eldridge & Angela Harrer
Production Assistants: Shelby Levinson, Eugene Foygelman, Rachel Brown, Sam Stulin, Katie Rubino & Melissa Moriarty
Office Manager: Cheryl Uttaro
Marketing: Shelly Kaminitz

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