Post 1776

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This project has notified our office that they have completed principal photography.

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Production Company
Post 1776, LLC

NM Production Office
Jay Kliewer
(901) 293-4112

Post Production Accounting Office
Jay Kliewer
(901) 293-4112

Production Announcement

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New Mexico Film Office Announces Pilot “Post 1776” Begins Production in New Mexico

Santa Fe, NM - Amber Dodson, the New Mexico State Film Office Director, announced today that the pilot, “Post 1776,” will film at the end of June in and around Albuquerque.

Directed by Lance Polland (“DumbFellas”), created by Jay Kliewer (“The Sacrifice”), and starring Vernon Wells (“Commando”), Thom Michael Mulligan (“DumbFellas”), and Larry Butler ("Let Me Sleep"), “Post 1776” tells the story of Gabriel Edwards, Veteran Legion Post 1776 Commander, who must lead his remaining aging members in recruiting younger Veterans to grow their membership.

The film has cast local talent Rob Carriaga (“The Sacrifice”), Patricia Milner (“Crawl”), and Mark Stulberger, and is working with the American Legion Post 13 in Albuquerque.

The production will employ approximately 44 New Mexico crew members, 30 background/extras, and 9 New Mexico principal actors.

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Year: 2023

Project Type: TV Pilot

Status: Wrapped

Director: Lance Polland

Cast: Vernon Wells, Thom Michael Mulligan, Larry Butler, Rob Carriaga, Patricia Milner, Mark Stulberger