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SUPPORT: Dark, Twisted NYC-Based Thriller ‘Catch 22’

SUPPORT: Dark, Twisted NYC-Based Thriller ‘Catch 22’

‘Catch 22’ is a feature-length thriller that explores a number of the darker sides of the human condition – betrayal of loved ones, substance abuse and addiction, rape, murder – and ultimately whether real friendship and love takes precedence over all the shit life can, and does, throw at you. ‘Catch 22’ is heinously dark at every step

Support 35mm Short Film ‘Joseph’s Reel’ on Kickstarter

On a hot summer’s day, an elderly man named Joseph collapses on a country lane. He awakens, sat alone in front of a cinema screen, where he is greeted by the ‘Projectionist’. She tells him he has passed away, but has the chance to live one day of his life again before he rests. The only condition

The D-Word, Web’s Largest Documentary Community, Marks 15 Year Anniversary With Crowdfunded Update

The D-Word, the web’s most vibrant documentary community, is turning 15 this year. Entirely volunteer-run and free to its members, The D-Word has launched a crowdfunding campaign to raise $15,000 for a major upgrade of its design, usability and functionality. Half of this goal has already been reached within the first week of the campaign, which

Alex Gibney, Wim Wenders & Michael Meredith Partner For Music Documentary

Academy Award-winning director Alex Gibney and Academy Award-nominated director Wim Wenders announced today they have partnered with director Michael Meredith for a new documentary ‘Return to Timbuktu’. Meredith, with the support of  Gibney, and Wenders have been following the journey to restore peace in Mali through music since Michael first met Festival au Desert organizer

Support ‘Black Hat’ on Seed&Spark

Desperate to get to an anime convention halfway across the country to meet her favorite anime director Shinichiro Watanabe, a quirky teen artist “borrows” her sister’s car, kidnaps her wily, black sheep grandfather and together they embark on the road trip of a lifetime. Support ‘Black Hat’ on Seed&Spark – HERE DANDI is a high school-outcast; into

SUPPORT: ‘Alpha Males’, an NYC Journey to Self Discovery Through Race, Class & Identity

A troubled African American teenager, Sean Houston is sent to an all white, male private school at the request of his social worker, Evan Riley. Once there, he encounters issues of class, race, identity and self-discovery. His experience helps him realize it’s not about where you’re from, but what you choose to do in your