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Fairfield Film Expo Screens Ghost Players from the Field of Dreams documentary.

The “Fairfield Film Expo” is promoting the continued efforts of local artists all across Southeast Iowa and beyond to foster an appreciation of the Iowa Film Industry. The Film Expo explores topics relevant to contemporary life, seeking to inspire audiences to live their full potential.

Films will be shown all around Fairfield highlighting producers, writers, director and actors who have some connections to the Iowa Film Industry. Feature films, drama, documentary, shorts, super shorts and youth/ student and sustainability films will be shown.

GHOST PLAYER: RELIVE THE MAGIC, movie, produced by DreamCatcher Production in Dyersville, Iowa will be screened Sat. and Sun. Feb 6th & 7th in Fairfield Iowa during the Fairfield Film Expo:

The documentary highlights the nearly 20 years of “the Greatest Show on Dirt” with the Ghost Players from the Field of Dreams. Enjoy the Harlem Globe Trotters of Baseball, as they travel the world as warm hearted, comedic ambassadors of the best that the American Heartland has to offer, baseball, tomfoolery, and good old-fashioned family fun.

“Though there are some clips of celebrities and baseball hall-of-famers, this documentary stays true to the reality that the regular Joe is just as fascinating and interesting as any Hollywood star.” Rants Kelley Baker (The Angry Filmmaker), “True independent films such as this are rare treasures and deserve a global audience.”

Fairfield is an eclectic community comprised of artists, actors, producers, writers and directors. Fairfield was named "The Most Entrepreneurial Community in America (10,000 population and under)" by the National Association of Small Communities. In 2004 Fairfield was named "Iowa's Most Entrepreneurial Community." Mother Earth News included Fairfield in its 12 Best Places to Live You Never Heard Of. And in 2006 Fairfield was voted one of Iowa's Great Places.

Contact Jeananne M. Robins, Executive Director, Fairfield 1st Fridays Art Walk
641-233-8883 Director@fairfieldartwalk.org Website: http://www.fairfieldartwalk.org./

Ghost Player: Relive the Magic contact: Joe Scherrman - DreamCatcher Production
PO Box 39 - Dyersville, IA 52040, 563-587-8161 - joescherrman@mac.com
Media: http://www.ghostplayer.us/media/ Trailer: http://www.ghostplayer.us/project/


Sponsors DreamCatcher Community Foundation Low and Inside Metro Studios Case IH