Why only indie films? Because you have to draw a line somewhere. Otherwise, it gets overwhelming.
Want to be on the list? Give a Twitter Pitch (which is like an elevator pitch, only shorter). Put the hashtag at the end. Easy as that.
Disclaimer: Being listed here does not mean I worked on the campaign or endorse the campaign or even like the campaign. It simply means the campaign exists.
Filmmakers: J. Reuben Appelman (@jreub)
You're What I Want Wrong With Me | The Sick of Sarah Movie follows the working class, all-girl band from Minneapolis, Sick of Sarah, a phenomenon in the 13-30 demographic with no major record label but over two million downloads of their latest album, 2205.
The Goal: $20,000
Ends: Friday, 29 June, 1:58PM EDT
All or Nothing? YES
Filmmakers: Christopher Di Nunzio
The Pitch: A trilogy of Neo-Noir films: Eric is a dead man and he knows it. Death is imminent and he must make amends for his past sins, by killing those who wronged him, no matter the price: A wiseguy willing to do anything to move up in the world must now make the ultimate sacrifice. He must kill his best friend or in turn be killed: An F.B.I.agent turned P.I. is on the trail of a missing girl. In his long search for her he comes face to face with a host of unsavory characters who will lead him to perdition or salvation.
Ends: Monday, 25 June at 11:59PM PT
All or Nothing? No.
Filmmakers: Andretti Dante (@AndrettiDante)
This isn't just a movie that we're trying to create but an event...An event that is designed to evoke and enhance all of your viewing pleasures by situating you in an arena of darkness that has been occupied and haunted by millions, the American Theater. While in this historical attraction, you will be introduced to twelve gruesome stories all jam packed into one terrifying and mind altering movie. Each story builds into the next, acting as puzzle pieces if you will, that when put together form an eerie and frieghtning picture that will push your imagination to the brink.
Ends: Sunday, 1 July at 6:30PM EDT
All or Nothing? YES
Filmmakers: Bunee Tomlinson (@Buneetomlinson), Daniel Hoyos (@danielhoyos), and Jamie Livingston-Dierks
A story about family, public perceptions, and secrets. What would you do to keep your secret?
The Smiths could be any family. They could be your neighbors. When twelve-year old Jason looks in his neighbor’s window at , he learns he’s not the only kid living in an abusive environment. What he learns will change his life.
The Goal: $7,000
Ends: Tuesday, 17 July at 11:59pm PT
Lucas McNelly is the filmmaker behind A YEAR WITHOUT RENT, UP COUNTRY, BLANC DE BLANC, and GRAVIDA. He consults on Kickstarter campaigns for a living. He hasn't lived anywhere in a long time.