3/14/2014 8:22:58 AM

WRVO: DeWitt Nano Hub Announces First Feature Film Project

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A futuristic movie called “The Opium War” will be the first feature film produced through the Central New York Hub for Emerging Nano Industries in DeWitt. A seven to eight week shooting schedule will start by the end of summer.

Film House Chief Operating Officer Michael Haggerty has already been in the Syracuse area scouting locations for the film, which he says is "about a female astronaut who crash lands and is offered a smuggling job that will pay for her ship's repairs.”

Haggerty says shooting will take place in upstate New York and the post production, which will involve intensive special effects and take between six and seven months, will be done at the Film House headquarters at the new Hub for Emerging Nano Industries.

And he says this is just the beginning.

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