Film and Video Production

Grand Valley Pictures presents

Walter's Wife
2008 Summer Film Project

See the trailer here.

Walter's Wife
(official website) is a dark and highly visual tale about a crumbling marriage as seen from the perspective of a young boy. The script was written by Joshua Kinne, a senior film and video major at Grand Valley. Several GVSU alumni play major roles in the production including director Andy Fortenbacher, '07; executive producer Jim Schaub, '93 & '00; producer John Otterbacher, '03 & '05, and director of photography Michael Bosman, '07.

Austin Belrose as James

The film is a collaborative production of Clear Vision Films in association with Grand Valley Pictures and Orange Chair Productions. Grand Valley faculty members Scott Vanderberg and Jim Schaub are co-executive producers.  

Actor Scott Lowell

Actor Scott Lowell and director Andy Fortenbacher
on set, with students Kate Hiler and Dane Covey

On the set of Walter's Wife

Shooting a dolly shot on Walter's Wife

For more information and additional photos, see these articles:
"GVSU Summer Film Project Underway" - GVSU News Center
"Local Filming to Wrap this Week" - GVNOW

Images courtesy Jim Schaub ©2008


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