From the Quincy (Ill.) Herald-Whig:
Quincy duo documents, puts to DVD burial of Civil War veteran
Monday, December 26, 2005
By Casey Lewis
Herald-Whig Staff Writer
The re-enactment of the funeral for John Peyton Byrne, the last soldier from the Civil War to be buried, is captured on a DVD that was filmed and produced by local filmmakers Randy Dickerman and Dustin Hall.
"The Last Farewell" captures a historic and personal ceremony on film, but for Dickerman and Hall, it also taught them about the history of the Civil War, provided experience and sparked an interest in documentaries.
Dickerman said they hope to do a documentary about the history of Quincy, and another about coulrophobia, the fear of clowns.
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