National film company Leva Film Works will shoot scenes in Marietta Memorial Day weekend for a documentary that will be included in the 75th anniversary edition DVD of Gone With the Wind.
About documentary and anniversary DVD
- Will feature Root House Museum and Garden, Zion Church Museum, Brumby Hall, Marietta National Cemetery, Marietta Square and Glover Park, and Kennesaw Mountain National Battlefield Park
- Will include interviews with Gone With the Wind Museum director Connie Sutherland, who will serve as location consultant for shoot, and other local personalities
- Anniversary DVD will be released in 2014, and exact date will be announced when determined
Leva Film Works, on behalf of Warner Brothers, visited Marietta in 2009 to video festivities including the Virginia reel that were part of the 70th anniversary of "Gone With the Wind," which still holds the top spot at the box office when allowing for inflation.
More info: Marietta Gone With the Wind Museum director Connie Sutherland, 770-794-5576