BATTLE OF CHICKAMAUGA AND CHATTANOOGA (2011)

National Park Service / Great Divide Pictures
Unit Production Manager / Casting Producer
Feature film style production of 25 min doc.

Managed all field logistics, departments, and budgets.
Responsible for casting & managing over 200 actors.
Extreme attention to historical accuracy.

BATTLE OF CHICKAMAUGA AND CHATTANOOGA (2011)

National Park Service / Great Divide Pictures
Unit Production Manager / Casting Producer
Feature film style production of 25 min doc.

Managed all field logistics, departments, and budgets.
Responsible for casting & managing over 200 actors.
Extreme attention to historical accuracy.

BATTLE OF CHICKAMAUGA AND CHATTANOOGA (2011)

National Park Service / Great Divide Pictures
Unit Production Manager / Casting Producer

20,000 of rounds of blanks were fired during 7 days of shooting.
Battlefield smoke was created by the Special Effects department.

BATTLE OF CHICKAMAUGA AND CHATTANOOGA (2011)

National Park Service / Great Divide Pictures
Unit Production Manager / Casting Producer

Death scene of General Helm.
Rigged actor with squib hits and choreographed controlled fall from horse.

BATTLE OF CHICKAMAUGA AND CHATTANOOGA (2011)

National Park Service / Great Divide Pictures
Unit Production Manager / Casting Producer

Simulated exploding case shot created by Special Effects Dept.
Managed period correct flags and costuming.

BATTLE OF CHICKAMAUGA AND CHATTANOOGA (2011)

National Park Service / Great Divide Pictures
Unit Production Manager / Casting Producer

Flyover jib shot of charging federal soldiers.
Jib was build in truck bed to facilitate 5 sets ups in 1 day.
Equipment was a Panasonic HDX 900 on a 25 foot Cam Mate jib.

BATTLE OF CHICKAMAUGA AND CHATTANOOGA (2011)

National Park Service / Great Divide Pictures
Unit Production Manager / Casting Producer

Early morning marching scene shot with Canon 5D and Glidecam.
Scene involved 200 reenactors, 20 cavalry, and 1 horse drawn artillery unit.

BATTLE OF CHICKAMAUGA AND CHATTANOOGA (2011)

National Park Service / Great Divide Pictures
Unit Production Manager / Casting Producer

BATTLE OF CHICKAMAUGA AND CHATTANOOGA (2011)

National Park Service / Great Divide Pictures
Unit Production Manager / Casting Producer

BATTLE OF CHICKAMAUGA AND CHATTANOOGA (2011)

National Park Service / Great Divide Pictures
Unit Production Manager / Casting Producer

BATTLE OF CHICKAMAUGA AND CHATTANOOGA (2011)

National Park Service / Great Divide Pictures
Unit Production Manager / Casting Producer

BATTLE OF CHICKAMAUGA AND CHATTANOOGA (2011)

National Park Service / Great Divide Pictures
Unit Production Manager / Casting Producer

This map reading scene was shot at dawn overlooking the Tennessee River from Prentice Cooper State Forrest. These period correct scouts are looking for the enemy.

BATTLE OF CHICKAMAUGA AND CHATTANOOGA (2011)

National Park Service / Great Divide Pictures
Unit Production Manager / Casting Producer

Hired and managed jib crew for big scenes. Managed prop crew and built period correct sets.

BATTLE OF CHICKAMAUGA AND CHATTANOOGA (2011)

National Park Service / Great Divide Pictures
Unit Production Manager / Casting Producer

African American actors portraying period correct slaves.
Cast all actors and managed costuming and props.

BATTLE OF CHICKAMAUGA AND CHATTANOOGA (2011)

National Park Service / Great Divide Pictures
Unit Production Manager / Casting Producer

African American actors portraying period correct slaves.
Cast all actors and managed costuming and props.

BATTLE OF CHICKAMAUGA AND CHATTANOOGA (2011)

National Park Service / Great Divide Pictures
Unit Production Manager / Casting Producer

BATTLE OF CHICKAMAUGA AND CHATTANOOGA (2011)

National Park Service / Great Divide Pictures
Unit Production Manager / Casting Producer

Secured multiple locations.
Built period correct sets.
Cast civilian roles and managed period correct costuming.

BATTLE OF CHICKAMAUGA AND CHATTANOOGA (2011)

National Park Service / Great Divide Pictures
Unit Production Manager / Casting Producer

Actress Emily Palmer as Mrs Callaway reading love letter from husband.
Secured copies of original letters, hand crafted reproductions.

BATTLE OF CHICKAMAUGA AND CHATTANOOGA (2011)

National Park Service / Great Divide Pictures
Unit Production Manager / Casting Producer

Emily Palmer playing Mrs. Callaway, the wife of a Confederate soldier.
Cast all actors and managed period correct costuming.
Cast child actors, and dressed set with props.

BATTLE OF CHICKAMAUGA AND CHATTANOOGA (2011)

National Park Service / Great Divide Pictures
Unit Production Manager / Casting Producer

BATTLE OF CHICKAMAUGA AND CHATTANOOGA (2011)

National Park Service / Great Divide Pictures
Unit Production Manager / Casting Producer

BATTLE OF CHICKAMAUGA AND CHATTANOOGA (2011)

National Park Service / Great Divide Pictures
Unit Production Manager / Casting Producer

BATTLE OF CHICKAMAUGA AND CHATTANOOGA (2011)

National Park Service / Great Divide Pictures
Unit Production Manager / Casting Producer

BATTLE OF CHICKAMAUGA AND CHATTANOOGA (2011)

National Park Service / Great Divide Pictures
Unit Production Manager / Casting Producer

Cast & Crew shot from Missionary Ridge scenes.
Secured access to location and vendors.
Housed over nearly 200 reenctors in local YMCA.
Bussed entire cast to the location.