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On-Air Phone Interview: Documentary Director Kristian Day


"Capone's Whiskey: The Story of Templeton Rye"By KRUI News Reporters Emily Woodbury, Caitlin Fry, and Kuper Bergman

Kristian Day is the director of the documentary film, Capone’s Whiskey: The Story of Templeton Rye which played at the Bijou Theatre the weekend of May 2, 2012. Day’s film chronicles the history of the infamous whiskey cookers of Carroll county from their outlaw days of Prohibition to the legalized and much sought after liquor. Day called into the station to discuss the process of making the film and how the idea to revive the legend of Templeton Rye came to him with KRUI News Reporters, Emily Woodbury, Caitlin Fry, and Kuper Bergman.

Listen to the phone interview below:


To learn more about Capone’s Whiskey: The Store of Templeton Rye you can visit the film’s Facebook page here or watch the trailer for the film on YouTube here.