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Film Credits

produced and directed by
Pamela Roberts

Narrated by
Gabriel Byrne

written by
Eugene Corr & Edwin Dobb

editor
Jennifer Chinlund

co-producers
Edwin Dobb
Jane Greenberg

director of photography
Erik Daarstad

additional camera
Jason Longo
Vicente Franco

original music by
Todd Boekelheide

Sound Recordists
T.C. Chantler
Lauretta Molitor
Spence Palermo
Rich Pooler

Aerial Photography
Jeff Hogan
Ian Kellett

Camera Assistants
Erik Brown
Jonathan Chase
Christian Clark
Matt Ely

Assistant Editors
Colin Kinlund
Kyung Lee
Lorna MacMillan

Proposal Script
Ken Chowder

Recreation Actors
Jeremiah Bilodeau T.C. Chantler
Amy Colson
Rob Cronoble
Al Elge
Kaleb Ferriter
Kennedi Ferriter
Joey Fuller
Jason Knowles
Rob McCulloch
Kesamyn Sovulewski
Dave Sovulewski
Alexis Williams

Scholars and Film Advisors
Janet Cole
Ellen Crain
David Emmons
Janet Finn
Archie Green
Charles Hyde
Patrick Malone
Mary Murphy
Fred Quivik
Brian Shovers
Pat Williams

Character Voices
Jessa Brie Berkner
Rowan Brooks
Nick Pelczar

Costume Design
Brian Mogren

Archival Research
Jane Greenberg

Butte Film Archivist
Hugh Wilson

Motion Graphics
Monte Thompson

Orchestrations
Todd Boekelheide
Alex Lu

Conductor
Alex Lu

Post Production Services Provided by
Skywalker Sound

Sound Design & Mix
Tom Myers

Sound Effects Editor
Teresa Eckton

Dialogue Editor
Marilyn McCoppen

Assistant Sound Effects Editor
Frank Clary

Sound Apprentice
Angela Yesson

Foley
Artist, Jana Vance
Recordist, Sean England
Mixer, Frank Rinella

Looping Services
Acme Loop Group of San Francisco

Online Editor
Angela Reginato

Online Facility
Max Salomon

Color Correction
Ed Rudolph

Technical Advisor
Matt DeVries

Archival Stills
Butte-Silver Bow Public Archives
Center for Creative Photography, University of Arizona
Herb Dick
Estuary Press
Library of Congress, Prints and Photographs Division
Montana Bureau of Mines and Geology
Montana Historical Society
The Montana Standard
National Archives and Records Administration
C. Owen Smithers and Son
Bob Vine Collection
World Museum of Mining

Archival Footage
BBC Worldwide Americas, Inc.
Bob Vine Collection
Desmond Bell
Estuary Press
Footage Farm
Furrow Productions
Getty Images
Historic Films
Image Entertainment, Inc., Intolerance
KXLF-TV, Butte
Leading Edge Productions
Library of Congress Variety Stage
Magic Lantern Productions
Montana Historical Society
National Archives and Records Administration
Our Lady of the Rockies
Thomas Schadt
SPPN Images

Additional Music
Butte Miners Rustling Song, performed by George Prescott
Wayland Hand Collection of Montana Silver Miners Songs
Archive of Folk Culture, American Folklife Center, Library of Congress
Over There, performed by Enrico Caruso
Vincent Voice Library, Michigan State University

Production Associate
Park Productions, Ithaca College

KUSM-TV Executive Producer
Aaron Pruitt

Special Thanks
Betty Babb and Family
Evaline Ball
Marie Cassidy
Jackie Corr
Pat Dixon
John Driscoll
Frank Gardner
Jack Guidi
John Harrington
Al Hooper
LeRoy Lee
Neil Lynch
Betty Matesich
John Mihelich
Gwen Mitchell
Joe Navarro
Joyce and Bob O’Bill
Dan Radoman
Jon Sesso
John T. Shea
Kevin Shannon
Sarsfield O Sullivan
Writers Guild of America

Funding Provided By
National Endowment for the Humanities
The M.J. Murdock Charitable Trust
Montana Cultural Trust
Environmental Protection Agency, Butte
Granite Mountain Bank
Urban Revitalization Association
Montana Committee for the Humanities
Montana State Department of Commerce
Headwaters RC&D Area, Inc.
Washington Foundation
Lore Kann Foundation
MSE Technology, Inc.
General Distributing Company
Manda Heron
Friends of the Butte Archives
Al King
Scott Family Foundation
Montana Community Foundation
Don Ulrich

And others: a complete list is available from PBS.

Executive Producer for ITVS
Sally Jo Fifer

Butte, America is a Co-production of Rattlesnake Productions and the Independent Television Service (ITVS),
produced in association with KUSM-TV/Montana PBS,
with funding provided by the Corporation for Public Broadcasting.

Butte, America was produced by Rattlesnake Productions which is solely responsible for its content.

© 2009, Rattlesnake Productions
All rights Reserved

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