Thirty crew members from WNC (Asheville and Brevard area) are working for three weeks  in the Afton/Waynesboro area to help bring to life the story of BILLY & BLAZE.

The film is based on the 1930’s books called BILLY & BLAZE written by C. W. Anderson. The screen play is written by Cynthia Erkel. The project is being produced by Michael Erkel.

North Carolina crew involved include:

James Suttles                                                Production Manager & Director of Photography
Tammy Hopkins                                                                             Production Coordinator
Matt Zboyovski Production Supervisor
Kirk Gunton 1st AD
Austin Pleasants 2nd AD
Alison Criscoe Script Sup
Edwin Dennis Key Production Assistant
Evan Schmidt Production Assistant
Brian Elder Key Set Production Assistant
Graham Kennedy Camera Operator
Sam Scott 1st AC
Connor Pollard 2nd AC
Mike Gentilini Aerial
Ryan Atkins Aerial Assistant
Greg Hudgins Gaffer
Jon Lauterbach Electrician
Ross Dillin Grip
Aaron Putnam Grip
Bill Pivetta Sound
James Roche Boom
Art Department
Shane Meador Art Director
Chris Hewat Locations Manager
Lauren Waymouth Wardrobe Supervisor
Nick Iway On Set Dresser
Mark Taylor On Set Dresser