Kickstart Sunday: BRAVE NEW JERSEY

This week’s Kickstart Sunday pick is writer-director Jody Lambert‘s comedy Brave New Jersey, which centers around the lives in a small New Jersey town who believe it’s their last night  on Earth after Orson Welles’ 1938 War of The Worlds radio


Kickstart Sunday: BLACKOUT

This week’s Kickstart Sunday pick comes to us from the team at Specular, who are creating a new virtual reality film titled Blackout. The film takes place in a NYC subway car that, when the power goes out, you gain


Kickstart Sunday: AUTOMATIC AT SEA

This week’s Kickstart Sunday pick comes to us from director Matthew Lessner and his upcoming feature film Automatic At Sea. I had the opportunity to check out this director’s last project, Chapel Perilous, at last year’s Sundance Film Festival, and


Kickstart Sunday: DRAGON’S LAIR: THE MOVIE

I remember walking into my local arcade when I was a kid and first discovering Dragon’s Lair. I couldn’t comprehend how amazing this game looked in comparison to the other offerings at the time, with its bright and colorful hand drawn animation. It


Kickstart Sunday: FRANK & ZED [Updated]

UPDATE: The team behind Frank & Zed has relaunched their Kickstarter so this article has been updated to reflect the new changes. Check out the project page here and consider a donation!

This week’s Kickstart Sunday pick comes to


Kickstart Sunday: PSYCHOTIC!

Continuing our Kickstart Sunday Halloween celebration, this week’s pick is the throwback psychedelic slasher Psychotic! from Maxwell Frey and Derek Gibbons. Psychotic! draws influence from Italian horror films of the ’70s, but is a contemporary story taking place in Bushwick,


Kickstart Sunday: THE BASEMENT

With Halloween just around the corner, I thought it would be fitting to choose a horror film for this week’s Kickstart Sunday pick, so today we’ll be highlighting director Laszlo IllesThe Basement. This English-Hungarian indie horror flick tells the


Kickstart Sunday: HENCH

This week’s Kickstart Sunday pick comes to us from Bicephaly Pictures (Ani Simon-Kennedy and Cailin Yatsko) and their upcoming short film Hench, an absurdist comedy about two kidnappers and their latest victim.

The team at Bicephaly Pictures was awarded a


Kickstart Sunday: HOTEL CLERMONT

This week’s Kickstart Sunday pick is the documentary Hotel Clermont from director Heather Hutson. The film takes a look at the infamous Atlanta hotel, which boasts having the city’s oldest strip club housed in its basement, in its last 6 months


Kickstart Sunday: SLASH

This week’s Kickstart Sunday pick is the latest feature-length comedy from director Clay Liford (Wuss, Earthling) with his film /SLASH/.  This teen comedy revolves around a kid who enjoys writing erotic fan fiction in his spare time, much to the


Kickstart Sunday: THE KIDS

This week’s Kickstart Sunday pick comes to us from director Hamilton Harris and his upcoming documentary The Kids. In my opinion one of the films that defined the ’90s was Larry Clark‘s Kids, and this film gives us a behind the


Kickstart Sunday: SLO LIGHT

This week’s Kickstart Sunday pick comes to us from writer-director Dominic Lahiff and his visually striking film Slo Light. Drawing inspiration from classic noir and female revenge thrillers, the film features a score by Massive Attack’s Neil Davidge, so I’m definitely on board


Kickstart Sunday: (T)error

This week’s Kickstart Sunday pick is something of a first – it’s not only a film that has already been completed, but it’s a film that I had the opportunity to see several months ago. The documentary (T)error from directors Lyric