The final day of filming took place on Sunday July 17th for the short film Ronny’s bench by Splash Pad Films and IME Fillms in Chatham Ontario. This wrapped principle filming and moves the production in to post production. m & s Marshall Productions owner Matthew Marshall was heavily involved as Assistant Director on the film.
The film is about a man is confronted with a choice of doing the right thing or doing what’s right for him. The screenplay was written by Donald M Hickey who is from Chatham and he played the lead role of Ronny. The film is directed by Corrinne Wood, who Marshall has worked with in the past. She has been Production Manager for several 12 Disciples productions including most recently Marshall’s Tuned In starring Marley Cabral. Tuned In is to soon to have it’s online release. Marshall and Wood have also teamed up for a short film told through dance called Struggles Within which Wood wrote.
Various locations around Chatham made up the back drop of the film. The short film features some familiar names who have worked with Marshall and his company m & s Marshall Productions on previous films. Florin Marksteiner, who was Haydar in Daughter of the King and also Marshall co-founder of the 12 Disciples. Helena Rose (Tuned In), Jamie Rainbird (Tuned In, Falling For You & J), Corina Leatherdale (Tuned In, Daughter of the King, and Addictions).
The film is listed on IMDb http://www.imdb.com/title/tt5872868/combined and is scheduled for release later in 2016.