Starring Will Oldham, and animations by Travis Millard, Mel Kadel, Jeremy Fish, Michael Sieben and Okay Mountain Collective.
‘The Lonely Life’ is a short film written and directed by Mike Aho as accompaniment to the upcoming ((SOUNDER)) full-length record (yet to be titled). A low-fi Sci-fi psychedelic journey of a man trying to understand his past, it will feature Will Oldham as the protagonist and animations from renowned artists Travis Millard, Mel Kadel, Jeremy Fish, Michael Sieben and Okay Mountain Collective. Filming in April and May outside Austin Texas. Your support will fulfill a tightly written budget for Travel, Lodging, Lighting and most of all some money for the contributing artists.
Budget: Video:Lighting: $500Lenses: $400Food/gas/filming days (3): $500
Travel: Will Oldham, travel food, lodging: $800
Travel: Supporting actor $800Artists: $500 ea.= $2500 Assistant: $300
Animation: = $500
Certificates and mailing: .80 * 100= $80
Screen prints/shipping: $8 * 75= $700
Books/ 7”: $500 (7”) and 10* $40=$400
For a $60 pledge, you can now receive a tee shirt and limited edition Roger x ((sounder)) skateboard deck with art by Michael Sieben. You will also receive the new album and film (digital) when they are released!.