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Friday, March 26, 2010

From the Set: Tablets of the Gods

Tablets of the Gods is now two whole weeks into production. Crew has been working hard to facilitate the detailed requirements of each scenes 1920's setting, and to portray the stories atmosphere effectively. Still a long way to go from completion, but the film is shaping up nicely to finish primary photography by the end of April.

Monday, March 22, 2010

Rony Kramer onboard for Tablets of the Gods

Rony Kramer, the Parisian actor from such roles as Ramos Garcia in Jean-Luc Godard's '04 film, Notre Musique and Dzhaffad in the '07 film, Apocalypse Code has recently been brought on board for the Tablets of the Gods filming, currently in progress. With this comes the announcement of his role, the mysterious character Abdul the Arab, who shares Alfred Ebor's obsession for the discovery of the lost "truth of the gods."

More information on Ron and his past work can be viewed here.

More news to come...

Tuesday, March 16, 2010

Shooting Started for Tablets of the Gods

Production crew started work on TOTG's shooting schedule this past Saturday, March 13th. On Saturday, we took camera and cast up into the Scottish mountains, working towards the second half of a "dream sequence", where Laidlaw is searching for a distant Alfred Ebor, but doesn't really find what he expects.

Shooting schedule currently has TOTG production running into late April, though several locations/actors are still in negotiations.

More news to come...

Friday, March 5, 2010

New Concept Art for Tablets of the Gods

Heres the latest piece of concept art from illustrator Alec Fritz. A character design of Ms. Emma, Alfred Ebors housekeeper:

Wednesday, March 3, 2010

Lost Land Stills

Production stills from Lost Land

Monday, March 1, 2010

Tablets of the Gods-Preparing for Production

Tablets of the Gods is nearing the close of pre-production. Most of the main cast has been filled (names to be announced later this week), while securing locations, extras and spare crew is currently under way. If you are in Scotland, in the Midlands area (Stirling, Edinburgh, Glasgow) feel free to check out our Casting Call for extras and supporting roles below:

Characters desired are as follows:
·         Housing Agent: Male, early 30’s to 40’s, dark hair, balding, average height with slim build.
·         Professor: 40’s to 50’s, grey hair, average height, average build.
·         Constable: 30’s to 40’s, brown hair/balding, tall height, large build.
Extras desired are as follows:
·         Park goers/Dog walkers/ Couples: Men and Women, aged early/mid/late 20’s to 50’s, Height and Weight of All types.
·         Train station patrons/ Train Station Employees/Soldiers: Men and Women, aged early/mid/late 20’s to 50’s (same).
·         Funeral Procession: Men and Women, aged mid to late 20’s to 50’s (same).
·         Arabs: Men & Women of Arabian/Middle eastern descent, aged 20’s to 40’s.
·         Scientists/ Doctors/ Students: Men aged early/mid/late 20’s to Fifties.
Casting Call will be held Sunday, March the 7th from 10am to 4pm at Andrew Stewart Hall, University of Stirling campus.
Callbacks will occur between March 8th and March 11th.
For more information, please contact our main office @ CKFilmsHelp@Gmail.com
or call: (07792) 898 637
Right now, we hope to hit our goal of March 12th being the first official day of the shooting schedule. Production will run until April 18th. Thanks to all those who have assisted us this far.

More news to come...