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Local Hero LLC Produces Its First Feature Film "I Remember You"

2013-01-24 14:55:56

Production Begins February 19, 2013 Local Hero Post, a leading creative DI facility is proud to announce it is in production of its first feature film entitled I Remember You. Principal photography begins February 19 in Los Angeles. Local Hero has over 60 feature post-production credits, which include director Jason Moore’s Pitch Perfect, director Travis Fine’s Any Day Now, director Tom Elkins’ Haunting in Connecticut 2: Ghosts Of Georgia, and has done the full post-production and DI for features from Universal Pictures and Lionsgate Films, among many others. I Remember You is being executive produced by Leandro Marini, founder, head of imaging, and supervising colorist at Local Hero Post, and James Cotten, owner of Dark Highway Films and one of the owners of Local Hero Post. Cotten, who most recently produced Hansel And Gretel Get Baked, distributed through Tribeca Films, was also director of The Line, starring Andy Garcia and Ray Liotta; director/screenwriter/producer of Sugar Creek; screenwriter/producer of Resurrection County; and executive producer of The Devil's Carnival and Madison County. Claudia Sparrow is the director and writer of the original screenplay for I Remember You. Sparrow is an AFI graduate, winner of a student Emmy award, and winner of the Franklin J. Schaffner Fellow Award for her direction of the short film El Americano. “One of our dreams for Local Hero was always to eventually produce our own content,” commented Leandro Marini, Local Hero LLC. “Since we now have a large set of resources that we can bring to our own productions, we felt that it was time to pull the trigger. We developed I Remember You specifically to take advantage of our considerable digital cinema, VFX, and delivery experience.” About Local Hero LLC Founded in 2006, Local Hero is a file-based post-production and creative DI facility in Santa Monica, CA, USA. As a pioneer in the digital film revolution, Local Hero uses the most current technologies to make digitally captured images look their very best theatrically and in broadcast. Local Hero specializes in streamlined workflows that include conform, coloring grading, creative DI for imagery and VFX, real-time client sessions, and finishing. Learn more about Local Hero at www.localheropost.com

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