The Rundles are the recipients of three Emmy® nominations, more than a dozen film festival awards, Telly awards, grant awards, and film festival Official Selections. They are the producers of the award-winning documentary The Barn Raisers, which premiered at the Putnam Museum National Geographic Giant Screen and was an Official Selection at the Newport Beach Film Festival in Southern California.
They are the producers of the Mid-America Emmy® nominated historical documentaries Good Earth: Awakening the Silent City, River to River: Iowa's Forgotten Highway 6, Letters Home to Hero Street (co-produced with WQPT) and Country School: One Room – One Nation, and the award-winning and critically-acclaimed documentary films Movie Star: The Secret Lives of Jean Seberg (co-produced with Garry McGee), Lost Nation: The Ioway 1, 2 & 3, and Villisca: Living with a Mystery.
Fourth Wall Films was commissioned to produce the Visitors Center film for South Dakota's newest state park: Good Earth at Blood Run. The award-winning and Emmy-nominated Good Earth: Awakening the Silent City premiered in May of 2017 and combines interviews with representatives of the Omaha, Ponca, Ioway and Otoe tribes and other scholars, 1650-era reenactments, nature cinematography with computer animation to tell the story of the Native American National Historic Site with ties to Pipestone National Monument. Good Earth: Awakening the Silent City is among thirty films officially selected for exhibition at the Archaeology Channel International Film Festival in Eugene, Oregon. The festival received 800 submittals from around the world.
The Rundles are in production on part one of their Hero Street documentary series: Riding the Rails to Hero Street. They also recently completed their first docudrama Sons & Daughters of Thunder, which tells the unforgettable true story of the beginning of the end of slavery in America. The film was released in February 2019 for the 185th Anniversary of the Lane Debates. Order it on DVD here: https://docublogger.typepad.com/thunder/pre-order-the-dvd.html
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