A Ron Hynes Documentary (that I worked on)

I worked as the sound recordist for the upcoming feature-length documentary, Ron Hynes: The Man of a Thousand Songs. We wrapped a few weeks ago and the film is due out sometime in the fall of 2010.

I’m eager to see how the final cut comes together. There were more than a few moments during the shoot when we knew something extraordinary was happening — I think the film will tell a compelling story no matter what. It was a pleasure to get to know Ron and to work with director Bill MacGillivray and everyone on the crew. I’d work with any of them again any day. It’s the best experience I’ve had working in film.

Updates on the film can be found on Facebook, MySpace and at TheManOfAThousandSongs.com.

If you don’t know Ron Hynes, here’s his Wikipedia entry, his website and his MySpace page.

About Phillip

Phillip Cairns is a beekeeper in St. John’s, Newfoundland, who writes about beekeeping at mudsongs.org.

3 Replies to “A Ron Hynes Documentary (that I worked on)”

  1. holy jesus…your gonna be right some famous and it won’t involve numerous murdered associates and a suicidal head shot….soon you will no longer be here at the table..we will have to learn about you from kitty kelly….and no more frog salads for you… no siree bob…

    good on ya…

    look forward to watching it….

  2. Hey there….just stumbled upon your blog here. Im cutting the film. Almost finished! Sounds great by the way!

  3. Sounds great by the way!

    Hey, that’s what I like to hear. Thanks Andrew.

    I wish I was in N.S. so I could drop by in person. (I assume you’re in N.S.)

    I look forward to checking it out.

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