All the backers' rewards have now shipped.
The big boxes - spacesuits, spacecraft, robots - went out yesterday. The smaller packages - approx. 800 - were picked up by the... Read more
BILL IS DONE!
Our film is complete and will play for the first time in public tonight in Boulder, CO. There are two shows - plus another one tomorrow evening, at the Alamo... Read more
TICKETS TO THE WORLD PREMIERE
The tickets to BILL's world premiere are at the printers and will be mailed soon. There'll be information with the tickets about the premiere and how to obtain more tickets,... Read more
This trailer was created by Jason Phelps for the premiere of BILL at the International Film Series in Boulder, CO, on December 12. I hope it inspires you to attend!... Read more
BILL World Premiere Announced!
Pleased to report that the world premiere of BILL, THE GALACTIC HERO will be on Friday, December 12th!
It will be at 1930 hrs (7.30pm) mountain time, in the beautiful... Read more
Happy New Year!
Belated New Year's Greetings from the Galactic Company. Production begins again this month. (Below is a victim of the dread Dehydrator Ray)
PRODUCTION HAS BEGUN
On Sunday BILL THE GALACTIC HERO enjoyed its first shooting day: a reference shoot for the animation sequences which will begin and end the film. We also shot camera tests... Read more
FLOODS POSTPONE AUDITIONS!
Major floods hit Boulder a couple of days ago, and the CU campus remains closed. The Black Box - our audition space - is two floors underground, so we have... Read more
TWO DAYS TO GO
... and I'm pleased to report that another fantastic producer, Margaret Matheson, has offered to mentor our troops when production begins. Margaret was the executive producer of SID & NANCY,... Read more
BILL SUPPORTS OPENSHOT
Just a note to report that BILL THE GALACTIC HERO is proud to support the open source OpenShot video editing system.
Though BILL will be shot on film and employ... Read more
I'm pleased to report that two more longtime collaborators have signed up for BILL's interstellar voyage. They are Cecilia Montiel, the production designer, and Lorenzo O'Brien, the writer and producer. ... Read more
A BRIEF UPDATE ON BILL...
Dan Wool, the film composer, has warned me not to send out too many updates... So I'm trying to follow his advice, and this report will be brief. We have... Read more
STARSHIP TROOPERS PRODUCER JOINS US
This is just to report that Jon Davison has signed up both as a project backer and to come and supervise BILL's preproduction, here in Boulder. Jon and I first... Read more
In the first 24 hours we have raised more than ten percent of the budget. Among the backers I see names I recognise, but many more names I don't yet... Read more