Sunday, September 03, 2006

Lord of the Flies





Working on a movie in a hurricane has its advantages. Such as working only 11 out of the first 66 days scheduled. It was Hurricane Gilbert in Jamaica. Balthazar Getty (some kind of nephew to the oil fortune) was starring in this film about adolescent boys resorting to savagery.

photo above was the "Jack's camp" set, with dolly track set out into the ocean



"Fisherman's Cove Wet People"

Movie production crew wearing stylish trash bags and rain gear. You can't imagine how impressive a light bulb can be after two weeks of candles. The following year I worked on another movie with Balth.

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