Starring Will Oldham, and animations by Travis Millard, Mel Kadel, Jeremy Fish, Michael Sieben and Okay Mountain Collective. Read more
This project was successfully funded on February 9, 2012.
About this project
‘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!.
Pledge $15 or more
Official Certificate of Awesomeness. 8.5" by 11", quality stock, full color, with your name and pledge amount.Estimated delivery:
Pledge $25 or more
Digital version of the film (once it is released) and a digital copy of the new ((sounder)) record. Plus: Official Certificate of AwesomenessEstimated delivery:
Pledge $75 or more
Collaborative screen print featuring the art of Michael Sieben, Travis Millard, Mel Kadel, Jeremy Fish and Okay Mountain. Official art build for animation in the film. 18" by 26"
Also: Official Certificate of Awesomeness.Estimated delivery:
Pledge $100 or more
Limited Edition Blue Ray/DVD of the film. Plus: Screen Print and Certificate.Estimated delivery:
Pledge $100 or more
Tee shirt with art by Jay Howell! and a limited edition ((SOUNDER)) x Roger skateboard deck with art by Michael Sieben. You will also receive the new Album and 'The Lonely Life' film (digital) uopn release.Estimated delivery:
Pledge $250 or more
Limited Edition full color book/7" by ((sounder)) and Mel Kadel of 'It Rained All Day'. Featuring the drawings from the upcoming music video. Plus: DVD, Screen Print and Certificate.Estimated delivery:
Pledge $500 or more
Limited Edition hand cast Ghost Sculpture by Travis Millard, featured in the film. Plus: DVD Screen Print, 7" Book and Certificate.Estimated delivery:
Pledge $1,000 or more
Executive Producer Credit in the Film. Plus: DVD, Ghost Sculpture, 7" Book, Screen Print and Certificate.Estimated delivery:
- (30 days)