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Film Credits

Producer/ Director: Ben Strout

Associate Producers: Anne Fortier & Bair Irincheev

Director of Photography: Michael Bowie

Additional Photography: Ted Coats, Jari Muktikainen, Jukka Talikka, Matti Ruuhonen

Editor: Kurt Poole

Field Engineer: Gary Groth

Post Engineer: Dan O’Connell

Post Production Services: Music City Digital

Audio Mix and Effects: Digital Audio Post, Michael Davis, Aaron Flanary

Writer: Ben Strout

Stunt Director: Juha Pursiainen & Stunts Finland

Special Effects: Konsta Mannerheimo of Finnish Special Effects Service


Jamie Lawrence - composer, piano/percussion
Abe Appleman - concertmaster
Ann Leathers - violin
Sue Pray - viola
Richard Locker - cello
Peter Gordon - horn

Recorded at Manhattan Beach Studios, New York
Daniel Lawrence - engineer

Graphics and Animation: Magnetic Dreams

Narrator: Phil Riesen

Additional Voices:

Jason Agnello
Joe Brady
Phillip Courtney
Paul Gitsis
Boris Gorlin
Hart N. Hasten
Janne Huotari
Petteri Laukkanen
Sami Manninen
Arian Moayaed
Juhana Myllyniemi
Ernest Nurullaev
Les Pace
Kalle Pekkala
Ilkka Ruotsalainen
Yury Sigal
Allison Talis
Zachary Taylor

Creative Consultant: Tom Cochrun

Make Up: Eija-Leena Lehmuskallio

Talent and Music Coordinator: Anna Strout

Reenactment Clubs:

Red Army, St. Petersburg
4th Jaeger Battalion, St. Petersburg
Za Rodinu Reenactment Club, St. Petersburg
Soldiers of the Fatherland Reenactment Club, St. Petersburg
Border Guards Reenactment Club, St. Petersburg
North Front, St. Petersburg
Finnish Reservists Association

Production Assistance:

Sami Manninen
Michael Dolan
Salpa Line Museum
Tank Museum, Parola
Veikko Saksi
Olli Russi
Asko Viitaniemi
Peggy Bowie
Tapio Hokkanen
Jukka Kauppinen
Timo Wuori
The Finnish Institute of Recorded Sound
Milpro Oy

Travel and Translation Services: Bair Travels Tmi

Program Controller: Yelena Strout

Archive Images:

Suomen elokuva-arkisto / Finnish Film Archives
U.S. National Archives
Finland Defense Forces Education Development Centre, Production Division/Photographic Section
Raatenportti Museum
Finnkino Oy
National Museum of Finland
Mannerheim Museum
Central State Archive of Photo and Cinema, St. Petersburg

WFYI TelePlex - Indianapolis, Indiana

Lloyd Wright, President and CEO
Alan Cloe, Executive Vice President.
Rena Barraclough, Vice President of Communications
Clayton Taylor, Vice President of Production

Web Credits

Karen Mullins, WFYI Communications Coordinator
Doug Jaggers, WFYI Publications Manager

Jarkko Vihavainen, Winter War Historian
Brent Snodgrass, Winter War Historian

Guy Westermeyer, Westcomm

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When to Watch

Fire and Ice: The Winter War of Finland and Russia premieres February 1, 2006
Check your local listings.