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Magic in the making: New film features Leavenworth as Christmastown

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WENATCHEE — A few days before shooting, Sue Corcoran’s “Christmastown” set was all mud. Leavenworth was soggy. The Enchantments were bare. The Seattle film director had two weeks in early March to shoot scenes for “All I Want is Christmas.” The story is about Ira Finklestein, an 11-year-old Jewish boy who pulls a switch on his parents and sneaks off to Christmastown, a winter wonderland where he finds more adventure than he bargained for.

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