Genre: Reality TV Program
Length: 8 30-minute episodes
Broadcast by: Cox 11TV (from Feb 2010 until December 2010)
Cast: Michael Rooker, Dean Haglund, Greg Travis, Travis Quentin Young, Kera O’Bryon, Mae Flores, Darla Grese and Tony Ware, Ethan Marten, Sam Ingraffia, Doug Burch, Max Bartoli, Barbara Di Micco,Malù Di Lonardo, Marta Loza Alonso, Jon Wagner, Franca Bartoli, William Britt, Adam Rote
Distributed by: MaXaM Productions Holding LLC
Directed by: Max Bartoli
Written by: Max Bartoli
Cinematography by: Barbara Di Micco
Editing by: Max Bartoli
Sound Design by: William Britt
Music by: Rino Amato
2D Graphics by: Mauro Scaramella, Michael Passaretti
Shooting Locations: Virginia Beach, Norfolk, Portsmouth (Virginia) and Kitty Hawk (North Carolina)
Logline: America’s worst economic crisis, serve as the backdrop for two Independents embarking on launching a Hollywood quality sci-fi motion picture and space adventure outside the Hollywood system. The countdown clock is already ticking for a director/producer and his executive producer.
Faced with quickly approaching deadlines and personal economic ruin, their ‘space race’ is on! The reality shows and witnesses the triumphs and tragedies of these two brave hearts attempting to defy odds, raise money, build a space ship, cross language barriers, and strike deals to launch “Atlantis Down”.
MaXaM Productions’ camera followed the producers and then cast and crew for three months to capture laughs and tears during development, pre-production and production of the film.
Cox 11 has weekly broadcast the series from February 2010 until December 2010.