Kickstart Sunday: TWELFTH MAN

This week’s Kickstart Sunday pick comes to us from director Mark Brennan and his short film Twelfth Man, telling the true story of a theatre company attempting to perform Shakespeare‘s Twelfth Night during the 1966 World Cup Final. The film


Kickstart Sunday: THREE SEASONS

This week’s Kickstart Sunday pick comes to us from director Mengxi “Althea” Rao and her short film Three Seasons. We don’t normally pick student films for this feature, but after Mengxi reached out to me and described her MFA thesis


Kickstart Sunday: BIOPUNK

This week’s Kickstart Sunday pick comes to us from Dresden Pictures and their upcoming film Biopunk. Directed by Liam Garvo, the film aims to be a cyberpunk thriller taking place in a dystopian future where humans have been transformed into a


Kickstart Sunday: NANCY

This week’s Kickstart Sunday pick comes to us from director Christina Choe and her feature-length film Nancy. The film is about a woman named Nancy who lives her life as an imposter looking for love by lying to everyone around


Kickstart Sunday: Bill Plympton’s REVENGEANCE

Fans of the animation of Bill Plympton will be pleased to learn that his latest project, Revengeance, is now funding on Kickstarter. This feature-length animated film is a collaboration between Plympton, who is animating and directing, and Jim Lujan, who is writing


Kickstart Sunday: TROPHY HUSBAND

Happy Easter and welcome to another edition of Kickstart Sunday! This week we’d like to highlight Trophy Husband from directors Sam Rosen and Nat Bennett. This feature-length comedy revolves around a stay-at-home dad and his struggle to find his identity


Kickstart Sunday: RENTAL

This week’s Kickstart Sunday pick is Daniel Moya‘s Rental, a romantic goodbye letter to the video rental store. As someone who has countless fond memories of perusing the video store for hours on end, any film that pays homage to this dying


Kickstart Sunday: LIKE LAMBS

This week’s Kickstart Sunday pick comes to us from writer-director Ted Marcus and producer John Kassab (12 O’Clock Boys) and their film Like Lambs. This film, shot on 35mm, takes place in an America bankrupted by corruption and greed,


Kickstart Sunday: BOXHEAD

This week’s Kickstart Sunday comes to us from director Randall Kaplan and his upcoming feature-length animated horror film, Boxhead. It’s rare that we see an animated horror film let alone one that looks as spooky and interesting as this one