Roland Warzecha wrote:Finally, they shot the test cutting with John Clements, using ready-made shields that were not at all on par with what I consider true replicas.
I am sorry to learn of that. That does not surprise me in the least. It fits his pattern of self-promotional exploitation of either unfortunate or unacceptable conditions which prevent other more deserving scholars from proceeding with a given production. I say that as someone who has gotten directly cheated in such manner.
Roland Warzecha wrote:So I was quite happy, that I resigned, despite all the time and work I had invested. Apparently, this is a low-budget production that tried to take advantage of enthusiasts. We yet have to see a show on Viking combat that is up to latest research and meets scientific standards. This is not the one.
Roland, you have my utmost respect for your decision of integrity. Doing so is part of what it means to truly pursue Ritterlich Kunst
I commend you sir.