"Winston Salem, NC—The independent film The Moleskin Diary will begin filming throughout downtown Winston-Salem throughout the month of June. Zach Brown, originally from Winston-Salem, chose to come back from LA to make this film here in Winston-Salem as the city will always be important to him.
The Moleskin Diary, directed by , unfolds a heartwarming & powerful story about Adrian (played by of Desperate Housewives) who grew up as an orphan with his sister. As an adult he becomes a famous photographer living a party animal lifestyle with his girlfriend Liz (played by ). His life gets turned upside down after the unexpected death of his sister, as he must sacrifice life as he knows it in order to keep his 9-year old niece, Maddy (played by ), out of a children's home. The Moleskin Diary portrays just how far people would really go for those they call family. Other notable characters in the movie include Steve Winston (this character plays a role in portraying the city of Winston-Salem in the movie!) played by Chase Fein and Sophie played by Sophie Kargman.
The film industry in Winston-Salem has continually grown and this is another great opportunity for our city. Winston-Salem Mayor Allen Joines stated the following on this film coming to the area, “The film industry is a very important part of Winston Salem economic recovery. These films result in significant spending in our local economy and help to create jobs. Winston Salem is very honored to have this new film, The Moleskin Diary, being shot here in our community.”
For more details on the film and behind-the-scenes pictures please visit their Facebook page: https://www.facebook.com/themoleskindiary"
- A Press Release