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REED WRITES | THE CASE ALASKA

Synopsis

As Reed emerges from the icy waters of Alaska, clutching the mysterious case, the serene landscape gives way to a thrilling adventure that spans across diverse locales. From the tranquil yet enigmatic depths of Alaska to the vibrant scenes of Santa Cruz, Stockton, and Las Vegas, a journey unfolds in realm of suspense, drama, and unexpected humor.

Reed, an introspective writer, captures every moment in his book, documenting a tale that is as profound.

"The Case" emerges as a pivotal element in this narrative, a prop from another film that ties Reed's journey to a larger cinematic universe. Some may even believe that Reed was penning the script for "The Case" during his Alaskan expedition, adding a layer of meta-narrative to the story.

As Reed traverses through the cityscapes and serene natural wonders, his journey is underscored by deep, evocative music.

With the mystery of the case at its core, "Reed Writes" starts with casual reflections and promises a cinematic experience that is as thought-provoking as it is entertaining.

 

Dive into Reed's world, where every revelation sparks new questions and every twist propels the narrative forward. But remember, the true essence of the story lies not in its resolution but in the journey it takes you on.

The final scene hints at new adventures yet to come, alluding to a sequel that will continue to unravel the enigmatic journey of Reed and the mysterious case.

Cast:

Chris Balderston

Director:

Chris Balderston

Producer:

Chris Balderston

Writer:

Chris Balderston

Release date:

Oct 2nd, 2021

World premiere:

Oct 2nd, 2021

 

Gadgets/Weapons/Technology

 

Reed's Journal Book

A seemingly ordinary blank booklet that holds extraordinary power. It is unclear whether the book itself possesses magical properties or if it is the combination of Reed, the blank pages, and the breathtaking scenery that creates a cocktail capable of making dreams come true. Reed must be careful, for whatever he writes in his book comes to life in one way or another. If his dreams are coming true, perhaps his nightmares are as well.

 

Trivia

Premiere at Shadow Fest: This film was premiered at the 'Shadow Fest' as an opener for a feature on the heavy subject of depression and schizophrenia. Its unique blend of mystery, humor, and beautiful scenery was intended to lighten the mood of the event and bring hope to the audience.

 

Scenic Wonders: The film showcases the breathtaking scenes of icebergs shifting and dropping chunks of ice into the ocean. These stunning visuals provide a backdrop of natural beauty and awe-inspiring power.

 

Swimming in the Alaskan Ocean: When actor Chris Balderston (Reed) went swimming in the Alaskan bank ocean, it was not as cold as he thought it would be, defying expectations of the icy waters.

 

Fire Scene: The fire scene was filmed practically, and although the flames appeared intense on camera, the property owner was surprised to find how small the fire actually was the next day after filming.

 

Diverse Locations: While the main setting is Alaska, the video also includes shots from Santa Cruz, Stockton, and Las Vegas, adding a rich diversity of environments to the narrative.

 

Free Viewing: This video is available for free, compliments of the production house, ensuring that everyone can enjoy this unique storytelling experience.

Music:

Chris Balderston as sound designer, mixing various no-copyright artist

Locations:

Alaska | Stockton, Ca | Santa Cruz, Ca | Las Vegas, Nv

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