As the production process moves forward, we will be posting short clips and interviews with the fire victims and heroes from the wildfires.
We’ve been looking through some of the footage we’ve shot out in Bastrop, and can’t wait to premier the film in September. Here’s some raw footage from two interviews we shot about a month back. These two families lost everything in the fires and are still struggling to get by.read more
We completed our first day of production today, and are even more excited about the road ahead. We spent our day scouting locations, filming b-roll, and caught an interview at Bastrop State Park. It’s still heart breaking every time we visit a property where a home once stood and the property we visited today, was no different. Some slabs have been totally cleared off, but this one still had much of the ashes and debris left. In just a few moments of walking around, you start to see pieces of what their lives once were. Piles of...read more
Concordia University Texas sent over 120 students to help out with the Extreme Makeover: Home Edition build in Bastrop, Texas to help a family rebuild after the tragic wildfires over Labor Day weekend 2011. It was while filming this project that the inspiration for this larger documentary was found.read more
This short film was shot in December 2011 while working on another project for Concordia University Texas. This shows a limited view of the damage caused by the fires.read more