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Steinbach in the spotlight

By: Grant Burr

Posted: 08/28/2017 11:30 AM

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Production staff work to give the old Safeway location in Steinbach a bit of makeover as it is transformed on Monday morning into a movie set for the film, How It Ends.

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Production staff work to give the old Safeway location in Steinbach a bit of makeover as it is transformed on Monday morning into a movie set for the film, How It Ends.

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The old Safeway parking lot Steinbach was a hub of activity on Monday morning as movie crews worked to transform the store and its former gas station site into a set for the film, How It Ends.

The film, which is being shot in Winnipeg and area, is a Netflix production which includes Academy Award winning actor Forest Whitaker, who was on set in Steinbach on Monday morning.

Filmmakers put out a call for 200 extras to take part in the locally shot scenes with filming expected to begin around noon on Monday.

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