2015 Gold CINDY Award – USS DRUM

2015 Gold CINDY Award – USS DRUM

GOLD AWARD

FOR THE DOCUMENTARY

*  228 STORIES FROM THE USS DRUM  *

 

CINDY AWARDS are presented to those individuals and groups who have produced programming that achieves the highest levels of excellence in production value and message effectiveness.

For 2015 regional and international events, over 9,800 entries from around the globe were judged, covering 167+ subject-matter categories of media. Types of programs included websites, videos, mobile apps, podcasts, webinars, films, commercials, documentaries, music videos, and more.

The USS DRUM’s story is a tribute to the brave men who served…27 kills…13 war patrols…12 battle stars…and over 80,000 tons of steel on the ocean floor.

USS DRUM at Mare Island Navy Yard 3 July 1945 / drum228.org
USS DRUM at Mare Island Navy Yard 3 July 1945 / drum228.org

Step inside the USS DRUM 228 and meet the men who served during 13 WWII combat missions. Relive history as it unfolded aboard the world’s oldest Gato Class diesel submarine. The USS DRUM and her crew survived Pearl Harbor and later, a depth charge attack that cracked the hull. This 70-minute documentary features never before seen interviews with the crew who stared death in the face and lived to tell about it.

USS DRUM 228
USS DRUM – now a museum.

Director & Editor  _  RALPH VILLANI

Writer  _  LYNANNE ROCKHILL

Director of Photography  _  JON SCHELLENGER

Additional Cinematography  _  ROB NORRIS

Sound Engineer  _  ROB NORRIS

Music Arrangement  _ RALPH VILLANI

 

Producers

RALPH VILLANI    ROB NORRIS    JON SCHELLENGER   GEORGE SCHELLENGER

MICHAEL TEUSCH    LYNANNE ROCKHILL

 

Associate Producers

USS DRUM 228 MUSEUM, TOM BOWSER, LESLIE WATERS

MIGHTY MOMENTS MOTION PICTURES

SATURN SOUND STUDIOS

CINEMATIC

EYEONDIGITAL

 

2015 GOLD CINDY AWARD Official Certificate
2015 GOLD CINDY AWARD Official Certificate