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Thursday, November 27, 2014

Alex Walters

Film maker chooses Oxford for independent film backdrop

With the first act to his new independent movie finished, filmmaker Thomas L. Phillips found himself needing some fresh ideas to complete the script. In May, he called Melanie Addington, whom he had met two years ago at the Memphis International Film Festival, and asked her to help finish writing the script.

Cast and crew have been shooting for the last three weeks in and around Oxford and expect to wrap up this weekend. (August 27, 2010, Page 1B)

‘Where I Begin’ production well under way

OXFORD TOWN — About a third of the way into the production of “Where I Begin,” it struck all of us that what we had on this set is something rre. There are no fights, no drama, no divas, no one being lazy or not knowing exactly what to do. Everyone just does everything they can to make this movie a success. (August 19, 2010, Page 20)

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