American Film Market – Jael A Western Tale is comin’ fer ya!

Jael: A Western Tale

It’s a steampunk inspired western action  film about a young woman with big dreams living in a small desert town. She is surviving the expectations and limitations  of it while having to pay for something she didn’t do till she finds the courage to set things right.
Jael is played by Stephanie Dostal, with her sister Leah played by Jessica Kinni and their mother Naomi played by Stacie Stocker.

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Stephanie Dostal                  Jessica Kinni                          Stacie Stocker

It’s been busy around here where all things Jael: A Western Tale are concerned!

We are traveling from our desert home in Arizona to the sandy beaches of Santa Monica for the AFM, or American Film Market.

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Nebbie Lyle’s Pub in Tucson Arizona

The script, cast and crew are in place with locations scouted and looking just the part for a steampunk inspired western.

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Jael’s humble home and beginnings in Tucson

Now, we are looking for the right production partner and distribution deal to see Jael go around the world!
To learn more about Jael: A Western Tale, please visit our daily updates on our Facebook page here: http://facebook.com/jaelawesterntale

See you at AFM!

 

Meet the Artist Interview with Raymond Scott

Thank you for visiting the Jael: A Western Tale web page today for a continuation in the series “Meet the Artist”. This is an opportunity to get to know the talent before you see them in the film.

Meet actor Raymond Scott!

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I had a quick trip to the Phoenix area and had a chance to do the interview in person with Mr Scott.

Enjoy and please comment your thoughts!

 

Questions:

1) What got you started in acting?

2) Where do you find the inspiration/motivation for a character?

3) Are there any films (past or present) that you would like to be a part of?

4) Who is your ultimate dream character to play?

5) Where do you see yourself in your acting career five years from now?

 

Thank you for watching! Please visit us on our Facebook page as it is updated daily!

September update!

Hello JAWT family,

Today, a quick video update of things going on with the Jael A Western Tale film production.

Enjoy the video and if you have comments please share them on our Facebook page which is updated daily!

Find us at: http://facebook.com/jaelawesterntale.com

 

 

Meet the Artist: Eric Schumacher

Thank you for visiting the Jael: A Western Tale web page today for a continuation in the series “Meet the Artist”. This is an opportunity to get to know the talent before you see them in the film.

It’s really simple, there are 5 questions that the actor answers. Today’s feature is Eric Schumacher.

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I visited him in Tucson for the interview. Enjoy the video!

Please give it a thumbs up and comment!

You can learn more about Eric Schumacher and the many projects he is involved with here:

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Questions:

1) What got you started in acting?

2) Where do you find the inspiration/motivation for a character?

3) Are there any films (past or present) that you would like to be a part of?

4) Who is your ultimate dream character to play?

5) Where do you see yourself in your acting career five years from now?

 

Thank you for watching! Please visit us on our Facebook page as it is updated daily!

https://www.facebook.com/JaelAWesternTale/

Meet the Artist: Austin Buchanan playing Henry

Thank you for visiting the Jael: A Western Tale web page today for a continuation in the series “Meet the Artist”. This is an opportunity to get to know the talent before you see them in the film.

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It’s really simple, there are 5 questions, and the actor answers. Today’s feature is Austin Buchanan who actually came to the production through his work at Old Tucson Studios.

I visited him in Tucson for the interview. Enjoy the video! Please give it a thumbs up and comment!

More Austin Buchanan can be found here:

YouTube: You should check out his channel here:
https://www.youtube.com/c/AustinBucha…

Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/austinisgo/

Questions:

1) What got you started in acting?

2) Where do you find the inspiration/motivation for a character?

3) Are there any films (past or present) that you would like to be a part of?

4) Who is your ultimate dream character to play?

5) Where do you see yourself in your acting career five years from now?

 

Thank you for watching! Please visit us on our Facebook page as it is updated daily!

https://www.facebook.com/JaelAWesternTale/

Meet the Artist: Stacie Stocker

Hello and thanks for visiting the Jael: A Western Tale website. Today in the “Meet the Artist” interview series, meet Stacie Stocker, the actress who plays Naomi, the mother of sisters Jael, and Leah.

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The questions are:

1) What got you started in acting?
2) Where do you find the inspiration/motivation for a character?
3) Are there any films (past/present) that you would like to be a part of?
4) Who is your ultimate dream character to play?
5) Where do you see yourself in your acting career five years from now?

Enjoy the interview and please join the conversation on our daily updated Facebook page!

http://facebook.com/jaelawesterntale.com

Meet the Artist: Stephanie Dostal

Hello!

Thank you for visiting the Jael A Western Tale film production page! Today in the Meet the Artist interview, meet Stephanie Dostal who plays Jael.

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The video has her interview questions and answers, enjoy! Remember to visit us on our Facebook page!

http://facebook.com/jaelawesterntale

 

Poster art is ready & interview with artist Saphyre Fish

Hello JAWT family,

The poster artwork is ready and we are steaming ahead with plans for our Fall production.

The artwork is created by Saphyre Fish who is part artist/part actress and part production assistant on the Jael: A Western Tale set!

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This is her poster art featuring 3 of our actresses playing Jael by Stephanie Dostal, Naomi by Stacie Stocker and Leah by Jessica Kinni.

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Now, for a few questions with Saphyre Fish.

1) What got you started in art work and drawing?
I’ve been drawing since I was a child, it’s just something that’s always stuck with me. At first, my vent was subconsciously karate when I lived in Washington even though I still drew at the time, just not as much. However, when me and my mother moved to Arizona it was too expensive for us; I got bullied quite a bit at school and it didn’t take long for me to take drawing as a way of taking out my frustrations. I knew better than to start fights, and it didn’t really help stop the harassment but did help keep me level headed. Over time it helped me in other ways like learning.
2) What inspires you?
Mostly music, it helps me get the feeling right in whatever I’m drawing and to keep going when I want to stop. But at the same time I like to draw things that are funny, or new ideas, which can come from anything (recently it’s from the new video game that came out). Sometimes I’d look at a normal, everyday object, and laugh to myself because it’d remind me of something stupid I thought up in the past about it. I guess I just like making people laugh and smile.

3) If you could meet any artist (alive or dead) who would it be and why?
I’m going to be honest here, I don’t really know too much about other artists of any kind. Not out of ignorance, I just don’t really care. I might just be odd but I think it’s a little weird to fawn over people, sometimes it makes me really uncomfortable because those people have their own lives and whatnot, I want to respect their privacy as people. As for appreciation for their works, I just keep it at a distance but if they were there, I’d let them know.

4) Where do you from here-what’s next for you artistically?
Going to be honest again; I have no idea. Mostly I just go with the flow, challenge myself from time to time. Been thinking of taking up animation or 3D modeling on top of what I’m doing now.

Thank you Saphyre! See you on set soon!

Where do I get my steampunk western inspiration?

I get so much of my steampunk western inspiration from Pinterest and Etsy. Or maybe a bit of H.R. Giger.

Oh the talent of the craftsmen!

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I love this train and it sparks my ideas for how to dress the train at Old Tucson studios!

Stay tuned for more updates on our Jael: A Western Tale Facebook page here

https://www.facebook.com/JaelAWesternTale/

Film Bloggers wanted

Hi,

Quick note to extend an invitation to film bloggers to visit the Jael: A Western Tale set in Old Tucson Studios for a review and interviews with our talent.

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If you are a film blogger and would like to visit please follow these guidelines:

  1. DO NOT respond here-but do visit our Facebook page and message there:  http://www.facebook.com/jaelawesterntale
  2. Please share your links for your film blog, provide your UVM stats, and your top 2 social media profiles.
  3. Be available on a date between June 14-17

Easy peasy! Thank you for your interest and we look forward to meeting you!