With all the independent films being crowdsourced nowadays, it’s always nice to come across an online campaign that exudes the right level of quality, craftsmanship and passion behind a project. The Kickstarter page for the feature film, Lucid, is one of those perfect examples. Find out more info about the film and watch their Kickstarter campaign video after the jump.
With the success of the Veronica Mars crowdsourcing campaign as well as Zach Braff’s for his second directorial effort, it’s only natural that more and more celebrities are coming out the woodworks to find funding for their own personal film projects. Comedian, radio personality, TV show host and talk show podcaster Adam Carolla can now be added to that list. Find out about his new film project, Road Hard, how you can contribute to the crowdsourcing campaign and what Breaking Bad‘s Bryan Cranston has to do with all of this after the break.
You may have heard how the success of the Veronica Mars kickstarter has spurred others to either explore or start kickstarters of their own to revive cancelled-to-early TV shows or TV show that should be a movie. But kickstarter is much more than that. It also gives way for other projects from other high-profile names – and smaller ones too – to give a chance for their fans to fund a project and giving them a few incentives as well.
Melissa Joan Hart (Clarrisa Explains It All, Sabrina) has a kickstarter of her own that she liked her fans and others to help launch. But it’s not to revive or make a movie of her previous credits, it’s to help fund a romantic comedy that she is passionate about. Hit the jump for more. [Read more...]