THE CURSE OF MICAH ROOD
Based on an 17th Century legend from Norwich, Connecticut. Ron Palillo stars as a Micah Rood, a recluse who cherishes his privacy and his precious apple orchard. When a wily peddler stays the night, Rood accuses him of stealing his apples and commits a violent deed that soon taints the fruit of his orchard with the blood of guilt.
In 2012 Firesite Films teamed up with Young Studios LLC to create a film based on the best selling book written by Joseph Young Jr. DIAMOND RUFF is the story of a Hartford orphan, con artist, crime boss, and millionaire who has seen it all. Seemingly in control, Diamond Ruff’s next big job has deadly consequences.
Created as a senior thesis film at the University Of Bridgeport, This short historical drama was released in 1991. Later it went on to win accolades at the Connecticut Film Festival and the Berlin International Film festival.
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