“Banked Blood” The Charles Drew Story
From Award winning Director Kathleen "Bo" Bobak
Toolbox Film, will be filming “Banked Blood” in Jacksonville.
ALL INFO RE CASTING/CREWING WILL BE APPEARING AS WE GET THERE ON THE FAN PAGE
Check out the the Times Union article here:
Jacksonville film highlights African-American doctor's blood transfusions breakthrough
Charles Drew was an African-American doctor who unlocked the secrets of collecting and preserving blood just in time to save thousands in World War II. Now his discovery, how it saved lives on Europe's battlefields and the segregation he faced will be made into an independent film in Jacksonville.
Check out the Action News Articles here:
Filmmaker plans to make movie in Jacksonville
You can listen to Mondays interview at the 44.25 mark During "First Coast Connect" http://www.wjctondemand.org/