|Tim Vogel, Director/Editor, DGA/EGA Qualified|
About the film
WARNING: This film contains graphic images that some may find disturbing. This a SERIOUS societal problem today! A serious accident is caught on video and serves as a reminder that your phone can kill!
WARNING: This film contains graphic images that some may find disturbing. But this is the reality of this subject matter.
A serious and double fatal car accident on school property is caught on video by a student, and it serves as a reminder that your phone can kill! In a 2009 study conducted by AT&T, you are 23 times more likely to be involved in a car accident while texting versus a driver alone with no distractions.
The driver of the car in this accident was charged and convicted of two counts of vehicular manslaughter and is currently serving a 2 year sentence.
Specials thanks to the StateFarm and the students, staff, academic partners, and parents of Pine Lake Prep for helping make Project Ignition a stand out example of excellence in teaching!
Total run time: Approximately 25-minutes
Plot Outline: Pine Lake Preparatory School in Mooresville is the location of a double fatal car accident which is captured on video by fellow students. Two seniors are killed by the cars driver who was speeding and texting.
Kathy Butler Sandvoss, Andrew Kaplan, Catherine Trail, Lizzy Fink, Kat Groeger, Angela Jones, Mary Reber, Emily DeVries, Jenna Brown, Shannon Wilson, Melissa Cummins, MaeganHalbedl, Roberto Rodriguez, Bucky Goodale, Kyle Bielan
Directed By: Tim Vogel
Written By: Maegan Halbedl
Screenplay By: Tim Vogel
Produced By: Tim Vogel, Maegan Halbedl, Melissa Cummins, Alexandria Valentine