HORROR/THRILLER FILM HAVOC SHOT IN HD WITH JVC
Director, Robert Lynn Pushes Camera to New Limits in His Latest
Handheld Style Feature
Wayne, NJ (January 16, 2007) -- Filmmaker, Robert Lynn previews new film, Havoc, at HD HOUSE during The Sundance Film Festival, Saturday, January 20th at 6:00 p.m., at 545C Main Street. Shot with the GY-HD110U ProHD camera, Havoc is a horror/thriller about a team of paintball players who stop at an abandoned prison and encounter a paranoid schizophrenic war veteran who mistakes them for a team of assassins.
“The technology in
the GY-HD110U amazes me. I put it
through some really rough extremes and it performed flawlessly,” said
Shot at the old
Tennessee State Prison,
“The production of Robert Lynn’s Havoc is a representation of the latest affordable HD production tools being used by filmmakers to truly capture their creativity,” states Craig Yanagi, National Marketing Manager – Creation Products, JVC Professional. “Applied cutting-edge technologies include direct recording of HDV720 24p in .mov file structure from the GY-HD110U ProHD camcorder to the DR-HD100 ProHD hard disc recorder, and the ability to directly “drag and drop” the content into the Apple Final Cut Pro NLE timeline. This capability allows independent producers to simplify the editing and posting of their work exponentially.”
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“Obviously, I’m a big fan of JVC’s line of products as well as the great support I receive from JVC," added Lynn. "I’m gearing up for my next film and will use the new GY-HD200U. This will be my third film utilizing JVC's ProHD cameras and I anticipate many more in the future.”
Havoc was picked up for distribution by Romar
Entertainment and will release the 90-minute cut version in theaters by end of
Summer 2007. The uncut 105-minute one
take version of the film will be available on the DVD.
For more information and high-resolution photos, please visit JVC’s Web site at www.jvc.com/pro.
For high-res photos of Havoc, visit http://web.mac.com/raltn/iWeb/Site%203/HAVOC%202.html.
For more information visit Romar’s Web site http://www.Romar.us.
A five-person team of paintball players decides to go environmental on their way to a tournament. Unfortunately, the environment they choose turns out to be an abandoned prison, whose sole resident is a paranoid schizophrenic vet who mistakes them for a team of assassins. Now, the game is for real.
Havoc stars Jason Lewis (Sex in the City), Keir O’Donnell (Wedding Crashers, The Break UP) and David Alford (Adrenaline, The Last Castle).
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