4th Kind (The)

Genre : Thriller
Type : Fiction
Column : Cinema/tv
Year of production : 2008

Fact-based thriller involving an ongoing unsolved mystery in Alaska, where one town has seen an extraordinary number of unexplained disappearances during the past 40 years and there are accusations of a federal cover up.


Directed by
Olatunde Osunsanmi

Screenplay
Olatunde Osunsanmi

Story
Olatunde Osunsanmi & Terry Robbins (as Terry Lee Robbins)


Cast
Milla Jovovich... Abbey
Elias Koteas
Will Patton
Hakeem Kae-Kazim
Corey Johnson... Tommy
Enzo Cilenti... Scott Stracinsky
Alisha Seaton... Cindy Stracinsky
Daphne Alexander... Theresa
Tyne Rafaeli... Sarah Fisher

Produced by
Paul Brooks.... producer
Joe Carnahan.... producer
Guy Danella.... development executive
Michele Greco.... co-producer
Jeff Levine.... co-producer
Ioana Miller.... executive producer
Scott Niemeyer.... executive producer
David Pupkewitz.... co-executive producer
Terry Robbins.... producer
Jonathan Shore.... associate producer
Dylan Tarason.... production executive
Norm Waitt.... executive producer

Original Music by
Atli Örvarsson

Cinematography by
Lorenzo Senatore

Film Editing by
Paul Covington

Casting by
Sue Jones

Production Design by
Carlos Silva Da Silva

Art Direction by
Alexei Karagyaur
Axel Nicolet

Set Decoration by
Rosen Stefanov

Costume Design by
Johnetta Boone

Makeup Department
Anna Andreeva.... makeup artist

Production Management
Veselin Karadjov.... production manager
Koah Kruse.... post-production supervisor

Second Unit Director or Assistant Director
Charles Crossin.... second assistant director
Denitza Daverova.... second second assistant director
Richard O'Brien-Moran.... first assistant director

Art Department
Borislav Belberov.... stand-by props
Axel Nicolet.... construction manager
Krasimir Rizov.... graphic designer
Zhivko Zhelyazkov.... storyboard artist
Vasil Zlatarev.... stand-by set dresser

Sound Department
Jay Cheetham.... background sound editor
Svetlosar Georgiev.... production sound mixer
Svetlosar Georgiev.... sound mixer
Valery Metodiev.... boom operator
Glen Noseworthy.... foley recordist

Special Effects by
Ivo Jivkov.... special effects supervisor

Visual Effects by
Nikolay Gachev.... visual effects set supervisor

Camera and Electrical Department
Chris Helcermanas-Benge.... still photographer
Hristo Idakiev.... gaffer
Nikolai Kostov.... best boy grip
Tsvetan Kostov.... grip
Pavel Mitov.... best boy
Ivo Peitchev.... camera operator: "b" camera

Casting Department
Katerina Goranova.... casting assistant
Alexander Kossev.... extras casting director

Costume and Wardrobe Department
Sophie Brooks.... set costumer
Ina Damianova.... costume supervisor
Rumena Dimitrov.... costume assistant
Ani Gelinova.... key costumer
Vasilka Nikolova.... costume laundress

Editorial Department
Kate Kroll.... post-production coordinator
Nicholas'Nikko' Tsiotsias.... first assistant editor

Music Department
Hal Beckett.... supervising music editor
Meagan Carsience.... music editor

Transportation Department
Kalin Nikolov.... transportation coordinator

Other crew
Lesa Andelson.... production attorney
Matthew Benson.... executive
Chris Doss.... Executive In Charge Of Finance
Suraj Gohill.... production lender
K. Lynn Martin.... script supervisor
Tanoa Parks.... production accountant
Petia Petrova.... assistant production office coordinator
Violeta Piperevska.... production coordinator



Language:English
Color:Color

Filming Locations:
Nu Boyana Film Studios, Sofia, Bulgaria
Sofia, Bulgaria
Vitosha, Bulgaria


Production Companies
Gold Circle Films
Dead Crow Productions
Focus Films (in association with)

Distributors
RCV Film Distribution (2009) (Netherlands) (theatrical)
Mandate Pictures (international sales)

Partners

  • Arterial network
  • Media, Sports and Entertainment Group (MSE)
  • Gens de la Caraïbe
  • Groupe 30 Afrique
  • Alliance Française VANUATU
  • PACIFIC ARTS ALLIANCE
  • FURTHER ARTS
  • Zimbabwe : Culture Fund Of Zimbabwe Trust
  • RDC : Groupe TACCEMS
  • Rwanda : Positive Production
  • Togo : Kadam Kadam
  • Niger : ONG Culture Art Humanité
  • Collectif 2004 Images
  • Africultures Burkina-Faso
  • Bénincultures / Editions Plurielles
  • Africiné
  • Afrilivres

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