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Will Reading WORLD PREMIERE
Wednesday, June 21, 2017
7:30 PM – Tickets are FREE!
Anna Maria Ciccone Theatre
400 Paramus Road, Paramus, NJ 07652

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Reviews

Here’s what critics are saying about Will Reading:

“Now this is one fun movie… the focus [is] on story over spectacle… it’s a fun comedy… carried by a well-conceived script, great characters and solid performances… A total hoot!”
Mike Haberfelner, SEARCHMYTRASH.COM

“[Will Reading is] an entertaining and fun comedy which has plenty of surprises; it will make you laugh but it also has a great story and some fantastic over the top, silly moments that are really enjoyable.”
Rebecca Cherry, FILM CARNAGE

“Jamie Insalaco delivers a sharply witty, albeit sometimes irreverent, but totally madcap, zany twist on the entire concept of will readings in his 82-minute character-driven romp.”
Kirk Fernwood, ONE FILM FAN

INTERVIEWS:
An Interview with Jamie Insalaco, Director and Star of Will Reading by Mike Haberfelner (searchmytrash.com)
Writer/Director Jamie Insalaco interview on Bergen Stages (excerpts)
by James Bumgardner
On the Record’s Jamie Insalaco interview about Will Reading (excerpts) by John Ensslin
Interview of Jamie Insalaco on Will Reading movie (excerpts) by WDIM Podcast

REVIEWS:
Will Reading review by Mike Haberfelner (searchmytrash.com)
Will Reading review – The Movie Critic Next Door
Review:  Will Reading by Rebecca Cherry (Film Carnage)
Will Reading (2017) by Darren Lucas (Movie Reviews 101)
Indie Film Review “Will Reading” by Kirk Fernwood (One Film Fan)
“WILL READING”— A Fun Comedy about a Morbid Truth by Amos Lassen

See the movie!

There are plenty of opportunities to see Will Reading!

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If you can’t watch the movie on Amazon Prime (for whatever reason), please contact us to obtain a DVD or BluRay screener or access our private YouTube link.

You can watch the trailers here.

FUTURE VIEWING OPPORTUNITIES:
Will Reading will be released on physical media in the future – stay tuned for updates.  This will include the behind the scenes documentary, How to Make a Movie for $5000.

Meet the Cast

katieKATIE WEIGL
as Wendy
Katie Weigl is an award-winning stage actress. She has appeared in productions of A Christmas Story, Avenue Q, The Best Little Whorehouse in Texas, The Autograph Hound, The Music Man and more.

danDAN CONRAD
as Dave
Dan Conrad is a writer and actor known for Marty and Doug’s New Religion, Overcrowded and I’m Bill Myrtle, Your Next Congressman. He is also the creator of The Magic Bears and the Choose Your Way Through series.

gregGREG VOROB
as Steve
Greg Vorob has produced and acted in film projects including Marty and Doug’s New Religion, Overcrowded, The Master Chef, Wintimidation and Greg’s Guardian Angel. Greg has also worked on the stage as an actor and director.

marc-backyard-phoneMARC SEIDENSTEIN
as Tom
Marc Seidenstein is a NYC based stage and screen actor. He has appeared in a number of productions including Marty and Doug’s New Religion, Overcrowded, The Blood Bank and The Master Chef.

jamieJAMIE INSALACO
as Wayne & Will
writer/director/producer/editor/etc
Jamie Insalaco is a writer and director who has created shows including Quick Reviews and short films. Will Reading is his first feature film.

>> Cast and crew interviews available upon request.

Will Reading is now available at film festivals and for reviews!

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Will Reading is now available at film festivals!  Update #13 has all the details!  And you can read some review snippets here!

And by “now available at film festivals,” I mean I have submitted to several film festivals and the movie has been upgraded from ‘submitted’ to ‘in consideration.’  Progress!  If you’re interested in obtaining a copy of the movie for review or submission into your festival, please contact me here.

Here’s some pertinent info on the movie that film festivals and reviewers seem to want to know:

Running time……………………………………………………….81 min
Genre ……………………………………………………………..Comedy
Year…………………………………………………………………….2017
Language…………………………………………………………..English
Country of Origin ………………………………………..United States
Format …………………..1920×1080, 30fps, 1.78 (16×9), Sound 2.0

LINKS:
Official Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/willreadingmovie/

IMDB: http://www.imdb.com/title/tt5155046/

Hashtag: #willreadingmovie

Trailer: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=COFo1sfcPWw

Press kit:  https://docs.google.com/document/d/19gtqE6iis8FwpHOaQskQcmllLx6Gi4RYUxnIIVx_atQ/edit?usp=sharing

Cover letter:  https://docs.google.com/document/d/1PqpTGEHSMIMJVxJmDPPeykvqCVKN9tEw2XaS9gJn-ZQ/edit?usp=sharing

REVIEWS:
Will Reading review by Mike Haberfelner (searchmytrash.com)
Will Reading review – The Movie Critic Next Door
Review:  Will Reading by Rebecca Cherry (Film Carnage)
Will Reading (2017) by Darren Lucas (Movie Reviews 101)
Indie Film Review “Will Reading” by Kirk Fernwood (One Film Fan)
“WILL READING”— A Fun Comedy about a Morbid Truth by Amos Lassen

INTERVIEWS:
An Interview with Jamie Insalaco, Director and Star of Will Reading
by Mike Haberfelner (searchmytrash.com)

Will Reading – the movie is DONE!!! (updated #12)

Will Reading is a movie I started writing on May 30th of 2013.  The third draft of the script was finished in the spring of 2014 after which I started casting and other pre  production tasks.  We had a table read in August of 2014 and went into full production mode, which lasted for… I dunno, until around June 2015 and everything I shot after that was called post production pickups.  I had already started editing some of the more challenging sequences while we were shooting, but editing didn’t begin in earnest until after shooting ended and really picked up steam in January of 2016.

And now it’s done.

I’ve said it before, but I’ll say it again:  I’m so very grateful and proud of everyone that worked on the movie and that the result we achieved have exceeded my wildest expectations!

If you check out the Will Reading link, you can follow along on my production diary.

Stay tuned to this website and the movie’s Facebook page for updates on when and where you can see the movie!

 

Will Reading – Trailer #2 (updated #11)

Here’s the second (and presumably final) trailer for our movie, Will Reading.   I probably have another two weeks of post production to go and then the movie will finally be one hundred percent complete!   This is a journey that stretches back to 2013 for me, and I can scarcely describe how I feel, so I won’t try.  I will say that I’m very grateful and proud of everyone that worked on the movie and that the result we’ve achieved exceeds my wildest expectations!

Stay tuned to this website and the movie’s Facebook page for updates on when and where you can see the movie!

Will Reading – a movie in production by Saylaco Films (update #8)

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Here’s a taste of what you’re missing on our Facebook page.

We’re finally on the home stretch, the final leg, the end of principal photography on Will Reading.  I think the hardest bits are behind us and it should be relatively smooth sailing until we finally coast into the port for the final docking.  Boat metaphors.  Continue reading “Will Reading – a movie in production by Saylaco Films (update #8)”

Will Reading – a movie in production by Saylaco Films (update #4)

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The Prop Table Is taking shape!

Pre Production on Will Reading is about to come to a close. Our little movie’s script has been shaped into a shooting draft, we’ve got a prop list, a shooting schedule… all that good stuff. At this point, I’m just waiting for the last bits of equipment and props to arrive in the mail while I’m putting together storyboards and shot lists for each scene.
Continue reading “Will Reading – a movie in production by Saylaco Films (update #4)”

Will Reading – a movie in production by Saylaco Films

will-reading-the-movieI’ve been doing movie reviews for a long while, but now, I’m going to put my money where my mouth is (sorta literally) by writing and directing (and, perhaps unwisely, co-starring) in my first feature-length video, Will Reading.  I thought it might be fun to keep a movie production diary now that things are getting started.  Here’s where we are so far.

1st draft is completed (3/19/14)
There’s no movie without a script, and now, after writing on and off for six months or so, the first draft of the script is complete.  Now that I have a feel for the story and the characters, I’ll use the second draft to straighten things out, tighten the bolts on what’s there and add anything that’s missing.  This will most likely only take a week or two.  Then, I’ll print it out and ask for help from Dr. Girlfriend on the third draft…

contacted actor wish list (3/21/14 – 3/24/14)
I have very specific ideas for the performances I’d like to see in each of the roles, so I, in some ways, wrote the story for actors I know.  Hopefully, these folks will be available to/interested in working on this!

one actor signs on  (3/24/14)
So far, I’ve received confirmation from one of the four actors on my list, so… yeah, 25% done here!

ordered the new camera (3/24/14)
I have a camera, and I’ve been amassing equipment for years with the idea of making a feature in mind, but now that it’s actually happening, I’m finally upgrading to a pro camera.  I’ll have to sell a kidney, but that’s life.

That’s about all for now!