Diane Lanes Driftwood Boxes in Nights in Rodanthe Movie

One item in the movie Nights in Rodanthe caught my attention.

Driftwood Box in Movie | Diane Lane in Nights in Rodanthe
What is Diane Lane holding in this scene? A gorgeous Driftwood Box by David Finck.

Small Driftwood Box
Finck, a distinguished woodworker from North Carolina, not only made the driftwood box but also set up a sequence so Diane Lane could appear to make one of the boxes in the movie.

Diane Lane Nights in Rodanthe making driftwood box
He also supplied some of the tools and coached Lane in a few aspects of dovetail joinery. I think he should have risen to stardom, but that's not what happened.

Driftwood Box
Finck's contribution to the Warner Bros. movie of 2008, Nights in Rodanthe, went uncredited.  So he is still fairly anonymous.