Production update: Next steps

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We’ve received numerous requests for updates on where we are in the production of “extraordinary: the Stan Romanek story,” and although we’ve answered the question numerous times in comments on this website and via YouTube, we decided to do it one more time in a post. We are in post-production, which requires video editing, sound…

“extraordinary: the Stan Romanek story” trailer released

j3FILMS is thrilled to finally release the trailer for its upcoming documentary film, extraordinary: the Stan Romank story. We started this journey of discovery with Stan and his family nearly three years ago. While it took a while to get to this point, the time has only intensified our passion for this project because it…

Trailer for Stan Romanek documentary to be released

The initial trailer for the documentary about Stan Romanek, his unique experiences and the impact they’ve had on him and his family, is getting a few final tweaks and will be released in the coming days. And the film now has a title … extraordinary: the Stan Romanek story “Extraordinary” is an ideal word for…

Behold a red flag …

I first read Behold a Pale Horse by William Cooper about 12 years ago, and I remember having to put it down several times … not because it wasn’t compelling, but because it was too compelling. It forced me to think about such unsettling scenarios that even I — an open-minded journalist who is always…

j3FILMS Stan Romanek documentary to tell a different side of the story

Documentary films can create awareness and clarity about misunderstood subjects, especially if they tell a common story in an uncommon way. Telling stories that have been told numerous times before rarely gets more than the choir’s attention, especially when the subject matter is unconventional. And even though Stan Romanek‘s alien abduction story is unique for…

Paranormal investigators must be driven to seek the truth

We live in a nation of habitual skeptics and cynics. With more and more people becoming disillusioned with our financial markets, government policies and overall leadership, it’s no wonder people don’t have much faith in the institutions that have defined our society for centuries. With so much disharmony in the physical world, people have turned…

Are we choosing unintentional paths intentionally?

Last Friday, we wrapped up filming on the Stan Romanek documentary. It was an incredibly enlightening experience, as we interviewed some of the most brilliant and forward-thinking individuals in the scientific community, as well as a few of the best paranormal researchers in the business. (See Jon’s post for details.) More than anything else, I…

On the road with j3FILMS: Documenting the Stan Romanek story

Deep breath … 1 … 2 … 3 … and exhale. That’s exactly how we felt after an intense week of 18 setups and interview sessions while shooting the documentary on Stan Romanek. The exhale, however, serves two purposes: first, relief that last week is finally in the can and, second, to prepare for what’s…

Day 1 of filming the Stan Romanek story is in the can

A busy day to say the least. After a hearty breakfast at The Waffle House (Jamie’s choice), we headed off to Open Minds TV’s studio to interview Alejandro Rojas, who has worked with Stan Romanek as a lead investigator on his case for more than five years. Alejandro was a wealth of information about Stan…

“High strangeness” in Stan Romanek case discussed on ARIRA Radio

On Sunday (Sept. 11), I was a guest on ARIRA Radio UFO Live FM. ARIRA — the Aerospace Research Investigation Reporting Agency — is dedicated to research focused on Unidentified Aerial Phenomena (UAP) and other anomalous activity related to UFOs. The topic of Sunday’s two-hour show: the Stan Romanek alien abduction case. The show’s hosts,…