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Film producer scouting venues for feature in Lowcountry

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This governor signed a bill into law this month that supporters said could expand the film industry in South Carolina.

This week, one film producer is in the area scouting venues for a new feature film.   

John F. Carroll is the executive producer, writer, and director of The Curse of the House of Usher. He said the film is based on "Fall of the House of Usher" by Edgar Allan Poe.  The feature-length film is a period thriller that will be filmed at Tibwin Plantation, Fort Moultrie, and Cypress Gardens. 

"Curse of the House of Usher" is currently in pre-production and crews will begin filming in late 2013.

Details on the film are available at http://www.curseofusher.com/.

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