Emily Capehart graduated from Wheeling Park Excessive Faculty with the dream of turning into an actress, however when she went to California for school, she realized she was extra excited about directing.
Her present movie challenge has introduced her again to the Ohio Valley.
“The Stranger within the Crowd” is about Elmer Brunner, the final man to be executed within the electrical chair on the West Virginia State Penitentiary in Moundsville.
The completed product will function a part of Emily’s software to movie faculty.
What’s being filmed this week is a brief movie model, however they plan to shoot a full-size function movie as nicely.
Emily additionally plans to submit the challenge to some movie festivals.
She says she hopes to direct full-time sooner or later, so she assembled a powerful workforce of actors and crew members to make this undertaking the most effective it may be.
“I needed to be the one making the choices, telling the story, getting actually artistic and artsy, and attending to work with actors,” stated Capehart.
“Our future is Emily. That is our future, the filmmakers. These younger women and men which might be making an attempt to create and convey tales to life, they will be giving me jobs, so I am very happy to be part of this as a result of I feel that the higher we make this venture for her, the higher her profession will probably be,” stated actor Kevin Sizemore who’s enjoying Elmer Brunner.
The filming runs till Wednesday.
Emily continues to fundraise for the movie’s associated bills. When you would wish to make a contribution, you are able to do so at GoFundMe.com/TheStrangerInTheCrowd.