Behind the Scenes

Filming begins in August, 2011. Director Derrick Parker opens with a prayer and then gives a speech emphasizing, “…you’re not just acting, you’re creating life…” And with that, the camera began to roll!


Danbury, NC

#1-Will-in-jail

police

Greensboro, NC


#3-Parker-with-the-Williams'

#4-Akeem-and-Moriah

#5--Parker-with-the-boys


#6--parents

#8--Almarie

#7--crew


#9--lil-merc,-lil-boogie

High Point, NC  Sheriff’s Department


#-10--Joey-with-Anna

#11--playback

#12--running-lines

Late 2011


#13--Terry-with-the-marker

late-2011

FAITH


#16 Dan Finkelstein

2012 Begins


#17--July-in-January

#18--full-beards

#19--Pryor-inspirations


#20--Huge

Greensboro Courthouse


#21 Will and Pat

#22--Will,-Je'Taime,-and-Patrick

#24--Will-and-DP


#23--Walt

#25--trio

Burlington, NC


#26

#27--next-shot

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#29--Janel-Jernigan_-co-producer

#30--James,-Scott,-and-Wayne

Family


#31--family

#33

#32 Kayli Tolleson


#34

#35--Gerald-(left)-and-Cranston

Graham, NC


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#39--Jazmin-Lucky_-intern

Apex, NC


#40--at-church

#41

Triad Locations


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#48--October,-2012_-film-wraps

Premiere


#49--Carousel-Cinemas_-Greensboro,-NC

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#51 Executive Producer Alfreida Jordan (far right)


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