Adam Sloves returned home to West Hartford over the Columbus Day weekend with a few friends 21 fellow Emerson College film students. Sloves was directing his senior thesis project, My Kids Dog. Emerson College is known for a whos who of Hollywood notables including Jay Leno, Dennis Leary, the kim kardashian sekstape free producers and creators of TV classics Friends, Will & Grace, and more. Hartford native Norman Lear, creator of All In The Family, also attended Emerson. I picked West Hartford for two reasons a trapped location feel of a suburban community and, of course, no read this location fees, with thanks to my parents and grandmother, Sloves said. Filmed over three days, the production featured a crew of 21, five West Hartford locations, 6 a.m. crew calls, a 66 vintage Lincoln Continental convertible, a dog and a shovel (sorry, no plot reveal here).The production employed full industry standards, Sloves said complete with make-up, digital imaging technician, director of photography, script supervisor, grips, gaffer, sound and even its own caterer. With so many variables of weather, traffic, transportation and a temperamental dog there is no best way to make this film, just do our best and well see what happens, Sloves said.