A Symphony of Hope: The Haiti Project

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Just launched the website for A Symphony of Hope: The Haiti Project.  The brainchild of composer Christopher Lennertz, the idea was to take 25 film composers and create a symphonic work based on a traditional Haitian melody. Proceeds from sales of the resulting album will be sent to the Hands Together charity to benefit Haitian earthquake victims.  I built the site with a WordPress framework, and heavily modified a pre-existing template. The biggest challenge on the site was to connect …

Appaloosa

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In the late 1880s, when the marshal of Appaloosa and his two deputies are killed, the council of the western town decides to hire two lawmen – Virgil Cole (Ed Harris) and his deputy Everett Hitch (Viggo Mortensen) – to resolve the matter. At the heart of the conflict is rancher Randall Bragg (Jeremy Irons), and Cole and Hitch are given complete authority to take down Bragg, but within the confines of the law. When a pianist Allie French (Rene …