A busy April for Mother's House!
After winning Best Thriller at the Big Easy Film Festival last month, we thought we couldn't get any more excited...
And then we learned that Mother's House will show at... Read more
Dear Kickstarter Supporters,
Today I launched a new website for OUR film, which has been screened at many film festivals, was nominated for Best Short in Switzerland, and won the... Read more
One of our cast is going viral on YouTube... guess who!
Little Eddie Schweighardt did a phenomenal job as the mysterious Young Boy in "Mother's House". Now he's knocking it out of the park on YouTube - with clips from his... Read more
We love Lucerne!
"Mother's House" was nominated for Best Narrative Short at the Lucerne International Film Festival!
German subtitles for Swiss screening
It's done! The German subtitled version of "Mother's House" is on its way to Lucerne, Switzerland for its European Premiere! Here's a sneak peek: the trailer that's now touring Europe...... Read more
Bragging a bit!
Dear Kickstarter Team,
We're off to a fantastic start on the film festival circuit - just check out this list of places we've been and places we're going. And there... Read more
Our "Hometown" screening!
Just a reminder that we're screening at the Woodstock Film Festival in upstate NY (practically in our backyard) this Friday, Sept 23, at 3PM and again on Saturday, Sept 24,... Read more
Screenings near you...
If you're in Kentucky, California, or New York, you can see your film on the big screen at these film festivals in September or October. And if... Read more
Woodstock Film Festival!!!
Come see your movie in beautiful downtown Woodstock! We're so excited to be in this fest. To see a full schedule of films, purchase tickets to screenings, and learn more... Read more
Our first award!
We're not sure what the "Silver Colorado Film Award" is, but we're mighty proud that Mother's House won it!
Go, Team, go!
Vote for your film!
If you've seen "Mother's House", please visit its IMDB page here: http://www.imdb.com/title/tt1858502/ and write your own review of the film. Just click on the link and follow the directions -... Read more
We love Breckenridge: Breckenridge loves us!
Dear Kickstarter team,
"Mother's House" screened at the Breckenridge Film Festival to enthusiastic audiences and the support and accolades of brilliant, talented filmmakers here at the fest. This is a... Read more
The movie is completed. DVDs will go out within the next few weeks to backers who chose that tier. And we've begun entering "Mother's House" in film festivals. At last!
How to find your name on the website...
Hello, again, Kickstarters!
There may be confusion about where, exactly, your name is posted in the Honor Roll of Kickstarter contributors... yep, it's on the website. Really! Click on either... Read more
What's happening now?
So, is the movie done yet?
Not quite. Here's a status update: Malcolm is working on the score, weaving mandolin, clarinet, and piano into a lovely river of... Read more
If you've provided your name & address to claim your premium, great! Your goodies are already en route to you. (Souvenir set dressing items go out later this week, for... Read more
Breakfast at "Mother's House"
Kathryn and Tim rehearse in the Cohoe-Baker kitchen. These actors brought tremendous energy to the set. The sunlight is fake, but their smiles are real!
Our cup runneth over...
We're overwhelmed by the generosity flowing to "Mother's House".
Thank you, thank you, thank you!
Welcome to Andrew, Harvey, Debra, Christopher, and Jessie - you are now officially on the... Read more
WE DID IT!!!
Thank you, EVERYBODY!
You've kickstarted us right over the moon... fully funded with days to spare.
Davis and I promise to bring you a good movie; the best we can... Read more
Welcome to the team!
To Heather and Paula, THANK YOU for joining the "Mother's House" team and helping to kick us over the top!
Thank you, new faces and loyal teammates!
Victoria, welcome to "Mother's House" and thank you for your pledge!
And to Betsy, and Anonymous, thank you very, very much for your extra generosity.
The blizzard in New York must have started an avalanche... of generosity. What wonderful weather we're having! A huge Thank You to our two newest backers: Anonymous, and Josh!
The coolest swag is still available... a comic book cover created especially for the film by Marvel Comics inker Dan Green.
You kickedstarted us over the $2,000 mark - bringing us into the home stretch! Thank you so much for becoming a part of the "Mother's House" team!
Tim and Kathryn on their first day of shooting, poring over "family photos". Actually, they're looking at a random collection of the director's relatives while appearing to be completely absorbed...... Read more
Shelley! Bill! Michael!
Thank you guys so much. You've already been so generous... our cup runneth over!
See you at the screening, Betsy!
Thank you so much for your pledge! Can't wait to meet you (and a friend, too, of course) at one of our screenings.
Welcome to the team!
To Richard and Cissy, a huge "Thank You"! We're in the home stretch now... Over 60% funded and going strong.
Actor Tim Guinee is overshadowed by crew and equipment as he waits for his cue. (I think Kelly snapped this photo just before Roger rolled camera). It was our last... Read more
Picture is locked!
That means Malcolm (composer), Greg (sound mixing and design), Jason (color correction) and Nelson (digital compositing) can do their respective jobs... that is, making a good film really great.
We're half-way there!
Thank you, Meg! Your pledge boosted us over the half way mark... now we're in the home stretch.
You commented: we listened!
Want to back the film but think it won't be shown in your town? OK, here's our pledge: we'll enter "Mother's House" in the film festival nearest your house. And... Read more
A huge "Thank You" to our first 25 backers!
Welcome to the Mother's House Team to: J.T., Amy, Madge, Tiffany, Nina, Antje, Maria, Sean, Susan, Carol, Stephanie, Dominique, Betsy, Roger,... Read more
It looks like fun and games on set as Tim Guinee's character revisits his childhood toys. Actually, it really was fun creating this set... and watching Tim make himself at... Read more
Big talent: small package
Eddie Schweighardt stars as the mysterious "Young Boy" in Mother's house. Who is he? Or... who was he? Eddie did a fantastic job in a challenging role, in addition to... Read more
13 is a very lucky number!
A heartfelt thanks to the 13 generous backers who have joined the "Mother's House" team in the first 48 hours since we launched!
Love this shot from the set...
A peaceful moment for actor Kathryn Erbe. Moments after our set photographer (Colleen Lynch) snapped this, Kathryn ran up and down this staircase a half-dozen times for a scene near... Read more
Welcome to our first backer!
A huge "Thank You!" to J.T., who became our first project backer... within five minutes of launch!