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Crosslight grip/electric crew prepare a 5 ton truck - Photo
From DP's to grips, electricians, and sound mixers, Crosslight
can provide reliable industry talents.
DP/Operator John Rhode on set of "Partners of the Heart"
-photo N. Franco
CROSSLIGHT SHOOTS PBS TV DOC
Recently DP John Rhode joined producer Andrea Kalin to film "Partners
of the Heart" for PBS. The documentary depicts the true
story of Vivien Thomas and Alfred Blalock who together brought
Thomas' surgical solution for the heart defect referred to as
"blue baby" syndrome. The documentary is narrated by
actor Morgan Freeman.
Rhode shot many of the interviews as well as 1940's recreations
with old cameras using reversal film stock.
Insisting on bringing his own crew including 1st AC Nick Franco
as well as his own equipment from Crosslight.
"I got a great crew who can read each other's minds!"
"Partners of the Heart" airs on PBS later this year.
John Rhode is a protégé of Oscar winning Cinematographer
John Seale. The duos past credits together include: "Perfect
Storm", "City of Angels", and "Ghosts of
Mississippi" and "The American President". -ML
DP HARRIS DONE SELECTS CROSSLIGHT
Harris Done, DP, used Crosslight for a Pontiac Commercial for
Plum Productions. He's set next to direct the film-noir thriller
"Purgatory Flats." Thanks, Harris!
For an additional fee, We will cover insurance on equipment and
liability to Crosslight!
DP CARL BARTELS
"I've used Crosslight on a number of shows," says Director
of Photography Carl Bartels. "one of which was the 90's
version of Robert Palmer's music video "Addicted to Love".
Bartels began as a photographer who's shot for the corporate
market and for many popular magazines. His efforts have taken
him to 23 states and 7 countries. An AFI alumni, Bartels has
been a DP for two dozen features including the much-praised WWI
short, "Light in the Darkness". Bartels just finished
shooting "Ride or Die" with Vivica Fox. -ML