For the Drama Nerds Out There...
Hello Retake Supporters,
We’re reaching out to draw your attention to a project that we think is going to be amazing.
Our friend Jonathan Wysocki, a fellow queer filmmaker, has... Read more
Now Streaming on Amazon Prime & Hulu!
Long time, no chat. I just wanted to drop a line about what's going on with the film so you generously supported.
Retakeis now available for streaming... Read more
Help Kickstart EastSiders Season 3!
Thank you so much to everyone who has added RETAKE to your DVD queue on Netflix! If you have a DVD account and haven't added us yet, please... Read more
DAYTON SCREENING & NEW YORK PREMIERE!
Hope everyone is doing well!
We wanted to give a big shout out to our backers from DAYTON, OHIO and our NEW YORKsupports, because we're coming... Read more
L.A. OUTFEST Tickets On Sale Now!
Hello Retake Supporters,
Following up on our message from Saturday, OUTFEST tickets are now officially on sale and you can purchase them HERE: http://bit.ly/25PrQ2Z
There will be a Pre-Screening Reception at ... Read more
BIG UPDATES: Kansas City & Los Angeles, we are coming to you!
A lot of really big updates...read below about coming to Kansas City, opening in Los Angeles, and our trailer!
Come see us, Kansas City supporters!
Retake... Read more
Update: Retake's World Premiere
Thank you so much for your patience...we come with news!
RETAKE will have it's WORLD PREMIERE at FRAMELINE, San Francisco's prestigious LGBT Film festival, now in it's... Read more
Update Update Update!
Hello Retake Supporters!
We just wanted to reach out briefly to give you the latest on all things RETAKE.
Firstly, thank you for your patience. We've been awfully quiet, but... Read more
Sound and The Fury, Color, and Music!
Passing along a quick update on our progress! We're moving closer and closer to a finished film...can you believe it?
The week before last, cinematographer Collin Brazie and... Read more
Picture Locked and Loaded!
Hello Retake Supporters!
We are excited to announce that we have picture locked the movie! What that means is that all the editorial elements -- wide shots, close ups, montages,... Read more
Final Follow Friday: Big Thanks to Our Social Media Fans!
With 910 backers (!) we feel is very necessary to give a special thank you to some wonderful people that have been absolutely instrumental in getting the word out on... Read more
WE DID IT!!!!
$80,566 and 910 backers! INCREDIBLE!
We are all so grateful all of the donations, support, upped pledges, tweets, Facebooks, emails in helping us get this movie made.
Thank you... Read more
WE DID IT!! $75K GOAL MET!
Around 8pm tonight, we got a backer email saying that Lauren L Johnson upped her pledge and it MORE THAN got us over our goal!!!
SO WE ARE MAKING RETAKE!!!... Read more
THE FINAL COUNTDOWN
We've got 27 hours to go on our Kickstarter campaign with over $5,000 left to raise!
BIG THANK YOUto you who have not only given us a donation, but... Read more
BLOOPER REEL & 52 HOURS TO GO!
You've suffered through ALL of our updates, so you've seen all of our videos. Now you can watch us screw up trying to make these videos as a... Read more
A MESSAGE FROM LUKE! 84% Funded! 3 Days Left!!!
Wow. What an incredible weekend. THANK YOU SO MUCH for backing us over our Double Donation weekend. We made over $10K, which our awesome donor MATCHED. We're now... Read more
4 Days Left! Collin gets caked!!! Sir Ian McKellen gives us a shout out!
Happy Sunday Retakers!
DOUBLE DONATION weekend CONTINUES until Midnight TONIGHT! (L.A. time)! Any money made (including INCREASED DONATIONS) get matched by an amazing backer! So if... Read more
Spread the Word: Donations are DOUBLED this weekend!
All hands on deck!!! Last night a hefty backer contacted us and made us a terrific offer. This person is willing to match ANY and all DONATIONS and... Read more
Kit Williamson talks RETAKE, playing a hooker, and why LGBT projects matter!
Kit Williamson from EASTSIDERS and MAD MEN is playing Scotty, a gay prostitute who hooks alongside Luke Pasqualino's Brandon in RETAKE. Watch Kit talk about the story and... Read more
Craziest video yet!!! (and casting announcement!)
Good morning Retakers,
As promised, here is our $35,000 video -- Nick's turn...but it didn't quite go as planned. As Nick was rehearsing, actor Kit Williamson thought we were rolling...and... Read more
Join our THUNDERCLAP for our final push!
As we roll into our final 10 days of the campaign, we really need your help getting the word out.
We're using THUNDERCLAP, a new social media tool... Read more
Follow Friday and beyond!
Happy Friday, Retakers!
In honor of Friday, we'd like to just make a shout out to some supporters who helped us cross some big thresholds!
Andrew Ahn - our 300th... Read more
Meet Producer/Cinematographer Collin Brazie!
"Who is that hunky straight guy in your video?" everyone keeps asking. Well, meet producer/cinematographer Collin Brazie, who hails from the great state of Ohio. Watch Collin talk about his... Read more
$30K Pastry Reward - it gets crazy!
Good morning Retakers,
Sean got it first with the cupcake, then Nick, then Collin stepped it up by taking a pie in the face at $20K. Now that we crossed... Read more
$30,000 & Cyber Monday Sale!
Did you have a good holiday weekend? We did! We crossed $30,000! Thank you for your support and assistance in helping spread the word.
But we're still a... Read more
Meet Director Nick Corporon!
Happy Monday-Before-Thanksgiving, Retakers!
We had an incredible weekend -- we are now 1/3rd funded!!! Thanks to some backers last night, we crossed $25K! Amazing! Keep spreading the word vie email,... Read more
$20K!! This Cupcake Video is Twice as Crazy!
Woohoo! $20K line crossed! Thanks for getting the word out, everyone! Thanks to our backer Christine Gallagher for getting us there!
We weren't sure how we were going to top... Read more
Follow Friday, $20K, and SMOLDER CUT
We are literally $525 away from hitting $20,000! We can do it!
Because it's Follow Friday, I'd like to give a quick shout-out to some of our amazing... Read more
$17,000 Benchmark Reward To Backers (#NickShame2014)
We reached $17K last night, and as promised, Sean got his sweet cupcake revenge on director Nick! Check out the video below:
Please continue to spread the word... Read more
VIDEO: Meet Producer Sean Mandell and the importance of LGBT Cinema
We are soooo close to $17K! Keep spreading the word and help us get there! Kickstarter is ALL or NOTHING, so thank you for continuing to get the word out.... Read more
We passed 20% of our funding goal!
We had a great weekend in terms of funding! Thanks to you guys, we made it over 20% of our funding goal!
We here at Team Retake... Read more
RETAKE Kickstarter Launch Party & Luke P & $13K!!!!
A lot of great stuff went on last night and we wanted to update you on everything!
Last night we invited our LA backers and all of our... Read more
RETAKE UPDATE #1 - $7,500 Promise #ShameSean2014
Wow....we are truly blown away by the support we got today from all of our backers!!
Reaching nearly $9,000 so far is extremely encouraging. As a thank you we made... Read more