My buddy Sara Elizabeth Timmins (above) has the green light on her movie, "Lake Effects," which will be shot at Smith Mountain Lake later this year. She had intended to film the movie last fall, but funding fell short. She has worked like a one-legged Texan in a butt-kicking contest since then to secure full funding and she now has it, she says.
Says Sara: “I am honored to have such a wonderful group of investors and for the abundance of community support over the last year.”
The flmmakers (LifeOutLoud Films) will now move on to attaching recognizable talent, a key elementin the film’s success, and continue working with the community. “Without this
There are many ways for the community to get involved, Sara says. “We are looking for people who have significant frequent flyer miles that want to sponsor a cast or crew members flight, restaurants that want to cater a few meals on set in exchange for advertising and, of course, we will need tons of volunteers and extras.”