"THE SEARCH FOR WENG WENG" UPDATE #22: PACKAGES IN THE POST, "WENG WENG FOREVER" STORE OPEN, NEW FILM'S WORLD PREMIERE IN MANILA NEXT WEEK!
WENG WENG IS GONE-GONE! MORE THAN 90% OF ALL KICKSTARTER PACKAGES HAVE BEEN POSTED
Haven't received your package yet? Please email me - firstname.lastname@example.org - as soon as you can.... Read more
"THE SEARCH FOR WENG WENG" UPDATE #21: THE LAST OF THE PACKAGES HAVE ALMOST LEFT!
Crazy times indeed. I realize it's been a long two year wait for some of you, but we're almost there, having dispatched more than 80% of all Kickstarter... Read more
"THE SEARCH FOR WENG WENG" UPDATE #20: THE BOBBLE HEADS HAVE ARRIVED!
Well, it's been a long journey for our little Bobble-headed friends from the artist's table to a factory in China, then all the way to Brisbane Port where... Read more
"THE SEARCH FOR WENG WENG" UPDATE #19: KICKSTARTER PACKAGES ARE GO (SLOWLY)! WENG WENG IN ROTTERDAM - TONIGHT! …AND WENG WENG'S BROTHER R.I.P.
Happy 2015 everyone!
First of all, BIG apologies to everyone who haven't received your Kickstarter packages. The good news is, about a third of all 333 incentives have been delivered... Read more
"THE SEARCH FOR WENG WENG" UPDATE #18: BRISBANE PREMIERE TOMORROW! USA/CANADA TOUR - MORE DATES ADDED! DVD OUT DECEMBER 17!
Just a comparatively quick one this time to say Brisbane, the US and Canada - it's your turn, as the Search For Weng Weng Juggernaut rolls onwards! A... Read more
"THE SEARCH FOR WENG WENG" UPDATE #17: BRISBANE, NORTH AMERICA, MONSTER FEST, DVD RELEASE AND MORE!
It's been another busy month since our last update - hugely successful screenings in Austria, Switzerland, Sydney's Mu Meson Archives, San Diego, in Bruges, Belgium (I repeat: IN... Read more
"THE SEARCH FOR WENG WENG" UPDATE #16: DVD RELEASE, NORTH AMERICAN TOUR, AND EDDIE NICART R.I.P.
Howdy everyone, hope you're all in fine fighting form. Well, the last month's been hectic to say the least. A constant state of flux and personal upheaval. Pitching a new... Read more
"THE SEARCH FOR WENG WENG" UPDATE #15: HELLOOOOOOO HOLLYWOOD!
I always knew there'd be a moment after returning home when I'd look over the photos from the last four months and say to myself, "Did that really... Read more
UPDATE #14: GREETINGS FROM THE LAND OF WENG WENG!
We have so much to tell you about our strange little film...and yet I have been sworn to secrecy until later in the year!!! We CAN reveal however... Read more
UPDATE #13: EUROPE III, THE FINAL CONFLICT
Howdy everyone from Hungary's inland sea...
As my European juggernaut starts rolling to a halt (for now), it's time to reveal two phenomenally huge festival coups for our little film.... Read more
UPDATE #12: WENG WENG IN EUROPE, PART DEUX
Howdy everyone from Crouch End in North London!
It's been an absolutely insane two weeks since the last missive from Spain: twelve days at the Cannes Marche du Film promoting... Read more
UPDATE #11: WENG WENG RETURNS TO CANNES!
In May 1982, Weng Weng made a small splash at the Cannes International Film Festival, when he accompanied his producers Cora and Peter Caballes to help sell his Agent 00... Read more
"THE SEARCH FOR WENG WENG" UPDATE #10: WHERE IN THE WORLD IS UDINE?
Helloooooo Contributors!! Apologies for not sending out the questionnaire after our last update, but as you can see, things have been ridiculously busy here at Team Weng HQ. Somehow in... Read more
"THE SEARCH FOR WENG WENG" UPDATE #9: DIRECTOR ANDREW LEAVOLD INTERVIEWS HIMSELF
Welcome back to Kickstarter, Andrew.
Thanks Andrew. Hi Kickstarter folk! And sorry I haven't been in touch since October. I desperately wanted to send an update to let our backers... Read more
"THE SEARCH FOR WENG WENG" update October 2013: NEARLY THERE!
October 16, 2013
Greetings, Weng Tribe!
First of all, apologies for the long stretch between missives. Whenever we go to give everyone an update on the film's progress, something changes!... Read more
"THE SEARCH FOR WENG WENG" UPDATE #8: NEARLY THERE!
Greetings, Weng Tribe!
First of all, apologies for the long stretch between missives. Whenever we go to give everyone an update on the film's progress, something changes! It's the nature... Read more
WE DID IT!!!
THANK YOU ALL!
What can I say, WE DID IT!!!we hit the $30K and have since smashed our way to $33K. All of us here at Team Weng are... Read more
"THE SEARCH FOR WENG WENG" UPDATE #6
FIVE MORE DAYS TO GO…Hi everyone, and welcome to the official End of Kickstarter Countdown! We are SO UNBELIEVABLY EXCITED to announce that we are at just over 97%... Read more
"THE SEARCH FOR WENG WENG" UPDATE #5
Sixteen days to go, and what a trip it's been! Newspapers, radio, podcasts, prime time Manila TV, a screening tour of Eastern Australia, and the most amazing outpouring... Read more
NEW REWARDS and FEATURETTE
THE GIRLS OF WENG:
If you haven't seen them already, we added some new rewards, a series of art prints titled "The Girls of Weng" by the very talanted Aly... Read more
A Thousand Thanks and One Apology
Well it's offical we're over $12k and 40%of the way to our goal. Many thanks to all who've backed so far for your generosity and support, you don't... Read more
$10K and rising
Well, it's official we just cracked $10K, 1/3 of the way to our $30K goal in just 5 days. Earlier in the week we had our Brisbane tour event where... Read more
Launch Day explosion
What can I say, we launched this morning and 15 hours later we're already at $5,160. We cannot express how much this means to us here at... Read more