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Film “City of Shells” finds set dec in the Random Room!

The Crew from a new local movie recently came to the re looking for some reused materials with which they could decorate their sets. The movie, City of Shells, uses shells, lampshades, and other materials that they found in our RANDOM ROOM for set dec.  Find out more about City of Shells: A surreal supernatural thriller which visually imagines a city’s changing landscape: While looking into the cause of a woman’s disappearance, a man gifted with otherworldly sight becomes aware of a powerful force that has been operating among the human world and manipulating it for its own purposes. Check out … Continue reading

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Breakaway glass in movie!

Thanks to Layla Warren for sharing her fantastic senior thesis film, “Biography” with us!  It features breakaway glass that she purchased here at The Resource Exchange earlier this year (keep an eye out for it half way through the film).  For anyone interested in Breakaway glass, we still have plenty in stock! Biography from LaylaLou Warren on Vimeo. How many chances is too many? A recovering alcoholic attempts to reconcile with his estranged daughter. It’s always fulfilling for us to provide artists in the area with the materials to make great work, and this is a wonderful example.  We look forward to … Continue reading

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The Resource Exchange + Neumann University

In February, The Neumann University Players put on a production of the award winning play, Proof, byDavid Auburn. The simple but effective set included salvaged set  materials that the designers found here at The Resource Exchange. Take a look at these pictures – recognize anything from our store? Ok, let’s try taking a closer look… Hey, that’s our reclaimed faux brick! We have sheets of recycled cardboard brick that we saved from the set of a major motion picture. The designers for the production bought a few sheets here instead of buying it new, and repainted it to match their design. … Continue reading

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