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was allowed to film where no cameras have gone before- the challenging 20 week  MSP recruit school



Patrick Moug
Mr. Moug directed/produced the non-scripted television series THE BLUE GOOSE - a documentary/reality show about the men and women of the challenging Michigan State Police recruit school.  Patrick also directed and co-produced the feature film/pilot episode for the scripted series THE UGLY ONE: THOR’S REVENGE.  
In addition to THE BLUE GOOSE, Patrick directed the non-scripted project titled SARAH AND JOSE: IMPERFECTLY PERFECT – which centers around Cash Money recording artist Sarah Lenore and her husband Jose Luis Pagan (a perennial Grammy nominated music producer).  Mr. Moug also directed the music video for Sarah’s song IF WE TRY.  
Previously - In hopes of getting justice for a girl who was murdered and set on fire, Patrick (after exhausting all legal channels) produced/directed the controversial documentary BOLD AS A LION- which was featured on NBC Dateline.
As an actor Patrick has been featured in films with BRUCE WILLIS, DREW BARRYMORE, JEFF DANIELS and ERIC ROBERTS.  In the stage world, Patrick acted in his play CAPTAIN BUFFALO at the Detroit Ensemble Theatre. The year prior he directed his play THE DETROIT 59ERS at the Michigan Actors Studio. He was also on stage at Detroit's Gem Theatre in two plays written by JEFF DANIELS- TROPICAL PICKLE and then NORMA AND WANDA. 
In his 25 year law enforcement career, Mr. Moug was a SWAT team member, an investigator for his department's Sex Crimes Unit (where he was awarded the Wayne County Prosecutor's Award for Outstanding Victim Advocacy) and as a Detective / Sergeant in the Detective Bureau. Patrick is the founder of The Stomp Drugs Film Festival. He served as the President of the Livonia Lieutenants and Sergeants Association.  Mr. Moug was recently selected to be a detective for the Sexual Assault Task Force of the Wayne County Prosecutor’s Office.
Jim Curran
Jim produced THE BLUE GOOSE, the television series which documents the Michigan State Police Academy’s 122nd recruit school.  THE BLUE GOOSE’s concept was developed by Curran along with the Michigan State Police Troopers’ Association.  
Jim is also a partner with Karoub Associates in Lansing.  Of his many activities in Michigan’s state capital which benefits Buoy 22 Films is Curran’s relationship with the Michigan Film Office and his knowledge of the Michigan Film Incentive.  In his role as producer on THE BLUE GOOSE, Jim was able to secure approval for the project under the previous film credit.  
Jim has also worked alongside the unions who represent various trades that will be contracted for future film projects.  Jim is the former manager of Government Relations for Suburban Mobility Authority for Regional Transportation (SMART).  He is also a certified professional of the Academy for Health Care Management.  Jim is a graduate of Michigan State University.