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‘The Miracle Season’ crew stops at West High

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During first period on Dec. 15, 2017, producer Pete Shilaimon and members of “The Miracle Season” camera crew ambled the halls of West High.

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Kathy Bresnahan shows the West High Athletic Hall of fame to the camera crew and producer of “The Miracle Season” on Dec. 15, 2017.

“The first time I came out here was when we were trying to get the story. Being back I feel like I’m back home. There’s something about Iowa and being at this school,” Shilaimon said.

Shilaimon interviewed Bresnahan about multiple aspects of Found’s legacy and shot footage in many of the same spots they replicated for the movie.

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Pete Shilaimon interviews Kathy Bresnahan in the West High gym on Dec. 15, 2017.

After filming throughout first period, Bresnahan continued her day as a teacher by heading to teach her second period class.

The movie will be displayed in theaters beginning April 13, 2018.

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