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Tuesday
Jul302013

Mercury Cinema gets press coverage

The Coast News, an Encinitas-based newspaper, recently published a story about Mercury Cinema's entry into the 48 Hour Film Project. Check it out!

thecoastnews.com/2013/07/filmmaking-event-is-a-race-against-time/

Crew member Ary Hernandez of San Diego (left) slates a scene with actor Elaine Litton of Cardiff on the set of “The Truth Fairy” on July 13 at Co-Merge in downtown San Diego. “The Truth Fairy” is Mercury Cinema’s entry into this year’s San Diego 48 Hour Film Project. The film premieres at 6:30 p.m. July 30 at Reading Cinemas Gaslamp 15 in downtown San Diego. (Photo by Carla Van Wagoner)Writer/director Roman S. Koenig of Encinitas (far left) directs a scene on the set of “The Truth Fairy” July 13 in downtown San Diego. On set with him are actor Mary Cherwink of San Diego (seated left), crew member Ary Hernandez of San Diego (center), cinematographer Jacob Roark of San Diego (seated right) and crew member Francisco Miramontes of San Diego (far right). Cherwink and the rest of the cast received the script from Koenig at about 2 a.m. for an all-day shoot that started at 8 a.m. (Photo by Carla Van Wagoner)

Friday
Jul192013

“The Truth Fairy” premieres July 30

"The Truth Fairy," Mercury Cinema's entry into the San Diego 48 Hour Film Project, premieres at 6:30 p.m. July 30 at the Reading Cinemas Gaslamp 15 in Downtown San Diego. Screening group A. Join us, and see the work of filmmakers from throughout San Diego!

sd48hfp.ticketbud.com/premierescreenings

Friday
Jul192013

Don't cross “The Truth Fairy”

Mercury Cinema successfully completed its entry for the 2013 San Diego 48 Hour Film Project. Genre: Fantasy. Dialogue: “You know what I mean.” Prop: Garden hose. Character: Mac or Margaret McCarthy, interpreter. Enjoy the movie's trailer below!

Friday
Jun282013

Cast and crew set for 48HFP

The San Diego 48 Hour Film Project is exactly two weeks away! Mercury Cinema has completed casting and recruitment. This year's team welcomes several new actors. The countdown begins ...

Sunday
Jun092013

We're back for the 48 Hour Film Project

Mercury Cinema is back for the 48 Hour Film Project in San Diego! This will be MC's fifth year of participation, and we're excited to see what's in store for 2013's season. The production weekend is July 12-14. Stay tuned for more ...