Film by Tim Rogers (Drama and Sport) Editor There comes a time when every young man must sever the ties of home to seek his way in the world. For 17-year-old Will Wright, the point of departure comes with the crack of a bat as he makes the cut at Newton Mill. But it's not going to be an easy road. During the late 1920s in South Carolina, "town folk" rarely set foot on "mill hill." Young Will has no problem breaking with tradition but his traditionalist father, Ezekiel Wright, explicitly forbids it. Yet Will feels the call to play ball so deep that he leaves home against his father's wishes and becomes the first "townie" ever to play for Newton. Golden dreams of a baseball career seem within his grasp-if only he can catch the eye of a minor league scout at the league championship. First, he has to survive a summer among the roaring, lint-blanketed world of textile spindles and looms. The clash of cultures is obvious from day one when Pike Spangler, "Big Stick" for the Newton Mill Sluggers, goes out of his way to knock Will down ... Written by Anonymous
Video by Tim Rogers (Adventure and Family) Editor Four children are lost in the woods during a camping trip with their parents in the foothills of the Appalachian mountains.
The Golden ROM
Film (short) by Bruce Polhamus (Animation) Editor
Film by Tim Rogers (Family) Editor
The Treasure Map
Video by Tim Rogers Editor Edward White Eyes, a troubled Cherokee boy, encounters an unfriendly welcome when he is forced to bunk in Nathan's room at Thornridge Manor. The two boys remain at odds, until a treasure map captivates them both and a thief's scheme forces them to team up. Written by Anonymous
Film by Tim Rogers (Drama) Editor, Second Unit Director or Assistant Director A story of religious persecution against Christians in the Soviet Union during the 1980s and the illegal printing of Bibles.
Beyond the Night
Film by Katherine Stenholm (Drama) Editor, Production manager
Film by Katherine Stenholm (Biography, Drama and Romance) Editorial department A dramatization of the life and works of 19th-century Christian evangelist, preacher, and circuit rider Robert Sayers Sheffey (1820-1902) who ministered to the mountain folk of the central Appalachian region. Written by yortsnave