Category Archives: SOP NEWS

“Soldiers of Paint” News!

Oklahoma D-Day 2015 is in the history books and this year was a battle for the ages. The Germans pulled out a thrilling 5 point victory over the Allied forces. The after action reports coming in from Oklahoma make it … Continue reading

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SOP Featured in Behind the Bunker’s Latest Broadcast!

Hey paintball fans – did you check out the new show from “Behind the Bunker” last night? Check it out and keep your eyes out for a great video from our friend Eric Engler of Engler Custom Paintball Guns! They … Continue reading

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Interview With Co-director Mike DeChant

Mike’s alma mater, Loyola University, published an interview with Mike in their latest alumni magazine. Check out the article and find out what inspired us to make “Soldiers of Paint” and how we got it made. Here is a sampling: … Continue reading

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Inspiration: Saving Private Ryan

It is hard to believe that it was 15 years ago this summer that Steven Spielberg presented us with arguably the greatest war movie ever made with “Saving Private Ryan”. I recently came across this Indiewire blog post that features some … Continue reading

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Rough Cut Screening Huge Success!

We just got back from the 2011 edition of Oklahoma D-Day, where we screened the rough cut to “Soldiers of Paint”. We had about 700 folks show up for the two screenings and I’m not sure we saw a single … Continue reading

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ROUGH CUT SCREENING at D-Day 2011!

Hey folks, the film is close to being finished and we want your feedback on the rough cut before we move on to a final cut. So come join us on the hill at Oklahoma D-Day and let us know … Continue reading

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Sneak Preview TOMORROW, 4/9

Hey folks. We’ll be at Bill Bailey’s “Panzer Attack” scenario game in Niangua, Missouri, tomorrow night to show a sneak preview of the film. Join us if you can. On Sunday, we’ll make our way down to Dewayne’s field, or … Continue reading

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Update!

Happy New Year! Our apologies for being MIA for the past few months. We’ve been so focused on completing the movie we just haven’t had a chance to send out an update. So what is the update? Well, despite the … Continue reading

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Another Week on “The Hill”

Oklahoma D-Day 2009: Yep, Doug and I were back at it again this June. Once again we piled my trusty Ford Escape up with camping gear and film equipment to drive the approx. 1,200 miles from Washington, DC to Wyandotte, … Continue reading

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See clips from the film at OkDDay 2009!

Hey Folks. As many of you know, we were at DDay 2008 with ten cameramen embedded in what turned out to be arguably the most historical and closely fought battle in the history of OkDDay, and we got it all … Continue reading

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