I had no intention of making my film debut in Lionsgate’s new movie, “The Von Trapp Family: A Life of Music,” during my trip to Salzburg, Austria, in early June, but it nearly happened.
My partner, Doug, and I were exploring the Cathedral District, and we noticed 1930s-era cars, people in vintage clothing and a camera crew milling around a cordoned-off area by the Salzburg Museum.
Movie fans watch a film crew at work and get a sneak preview of a new flick about the Von Trapp family while it is being shot on location in Salzburg. (Claudia Capos)
We slipped through a café and sidled up to a pile of...