Tomorrow last chance to see Bronco's House in Newlyn
Following two sell out screenings, we've got one more night at Newlyn Filmhouse with an Encore screening of the Q&A recorded at our first night there a few weeks ago.... Read more
Newlyn Filmhouse extra screening almost sold out!
Just to let you now that tomorrow's extra screening of Bronco's House at Newlyn Filmhouse is almost sold out!
The film is available for home entertainment on VOD, but there's... Read more
SCREENING AT NEWLYN FILMHOUSE
We’re delighted to finally be bringing Bronco’s House to the wonderful Newlyn Filmhouse – just a few hundred yards down the hill from where the film was made! The film... Read more
The Cinematologists | Interrogating & Celebrating Film Culture
The latest episode of The Cinematologists Podcast (episode 20) is dedicated entirely to Bronco's House. It's a great honour to have the film discussed in such detail by 2 such... Read more
Watch Bronco's House now on VOD
Bronco's House is now available to watch on VOD.
If you've not yet seen the film head over to our VOD page, and please share with your friends.
Upcoming Screenings... Read more
Mark is on The Film Programme this Thursday!
Tune into The Film Programme on Radio 4 this Thursday at 4pm to hear about the innovative process at the heart of the production of Bronco's House...
PRE-RELEASE SPECIAL PREVIEW SCREENING AND TALK
There are only a small number of tickets available for this special preview screening, which is the only opportunity to watch Bronco's House before it's release in early Feb... Read more
LONDON SHORT FILM FESTIVAL
Following on from the film's premiere at Raindance last week, we're delighted to announce that Bronco's House is an Official Selection (from a record breaking 2000 entries) for the 13th... Read more
Raindance Premiere tickets available now!
Tickets for the Raindance Premiere screening of Bronco's House are now available to book from:
YOUR REWARDS ARE SHIPPING!
One Sheet Poster
A quick update to let you know - we have shipped your rewards!
These are the £100 LIMITED EDITION, mounted, unique and signed 10" x 8" silver... Read more
HANDCRAFTED FILM TO RECEIVE PRESTIGIOUS WORLD PREMIERE AT RAINDANCE
Bronco’s House – a handcrafted 16mm black and white film about the housing crisis – has been selected for the 23rd Raindance Film Festival.
Bronco's House - one man's... Read more
Completing the Grade
After many days of tweaking shadows, mids and highlights, the grade is complete.
Dan has carefully placed thousands of foley audio files of footsteps, door knocks and waves and... Read more
Preparing the Rewards
Hello. We've been working on the grade for several weeks and are taking a short break to get a little bit of distance before we lock it.
We're using this... Read more
Sonic Landscapes & Discrete Machines
Hi - it's been a while, but we've been working away quietly on the edit - and now have some news to share with you!
We're thrilled to announce an... Read more
This Experimental Approach
Bledhen Nowyth Da Bronco's House Backers!
Thank you everyone who helped track down a baby's hand and reel to reel recorderat the end of last year - happy to... Read more
WE NEED A HAND (LITERALLY)
This is a quick update and a small request.
Although the film has a little way to go before it's finished, we've started approaching festivals now to get a... Read more
FROM ANALOGUE TO DIGITAL
After the many weeks of hand-processing, it was really important for the next critical step of digitizing the film to find a service that understood and appreciated the quality of... Read more
Light Upon Crystal
Mark is meticulously and methodically working his way through the thousands of feet of film we shot in and around Mousehole a few weeks ago (you can see pictures from... Read more
Pre-production | stock has arrived | boards in full flow | shoot in 2 weeks!
It's been a while since our last update - we've been busy making final revisions to the script, confirming and recce-ing locations, sourcing props, scheduling and storyboarding in preparation for... Read more
Nadelik Lowen, Happy Christmas... Solstice... Montol... Mid-Winter merriment to all our wonderful backers!
We'll be back in touch in the New Year to ask for a few pieces of crucial... Read more
WE DID IT!!! BRONCO'S HOUSE IS HAPPENING
184 Wonderful Backers have raised £6,339 and we are now in Pre-Production
Thankyou! Thankyou! Thankyou!
We've done it!!!
Thankyou everybody who has pledged, shared, given, promoted and supported us over the last 30 days.
Bronco's House WILL NOW GET MADE!
We'll keep driving the campaign until... Read more
9 hours to go...
Just 9 hours to go... and a few hundred pounds more needed to reach our target of £6000
With your help, we'll get there - remember, we only get the... Read more
Bronco's House Warming
24 hours to get Bronco's House fully funded
We're nearly there!
80% funded from 125 wonderful backers!
As we hurtle towards our crowd-funding deadline please join us at our virtual... Read more
A note from the director… (about time)
“Everything that I’ve always been interested in is linked. When I was young I was interested in history. I was fascinated about time, where it comes from and where it... Read more
The Form #3 Every Limitation is a Fantastic Opportunity to Create Something New
In this clip, Mark talks about the conceptualization process of Bronco’s House, how it is effected by casting and how restrictions of form generates creative opportunities.
We're into the final... Read more
The Form #2 The Subtext Isn't There
In this clip, Mark talks about his approach to making Bronco's House, how he plans to work with performance and text. We've just 3 days left of the campaign, so... Read more
Manifesto | SLDG13
In this clip, Mark talks about the SLDG13 Manifesto that he published 01.01.13, what it is, and how it relates to the production of Bronco’s House.
'Cape Cornwall Calling /... Read more
NEW REWARD | ‘After Ethel & Ernest, page 10 (Generation rent: Generation trapped)’ Painting by Daryl Waller
PAINTING | ‘After Ethel & Ernest, page 10 (Generation rent: Generation trapped)’
by Daryl Waller (17x26cm)
Pledge £300 or more...
London based Cornish artist Daryl Waller has very kindly donated... Read more
The Story #4 | The Location
In this clip, Mark introduces us to the location of the story - a small, close-knit community nestled in a West Cornwall cove.
The Story #3 | The Theme
In this clip, Mark talks about the theme underlying Bronco's House - a threat to the continuation of a community.
We've updated our campaign with THREE NEW REWARDStoday... Read more
To celebrate the start of December, we’re sharing Mark’s previous outing as writer/director – his 2011 feature drama “an interwoven seaside hymn to gift-wrapped promises and unwanted presence.” Happy... Read more
The Story #2 | The Characters
Here Mark talks through each of the six characters, their relationships and motivations through the story.
The Story #1 | The Story
In this clip Mark introduces us to the story of Bronco’s House, what the film is about – a contemporary moral tale about the housing crisis.
The Form #1 Jigsaw Puzzle
In this clip Mark tells us about some of the choices he's made about the form Bronco's House will take. If you'd like to not only see the film get... Read more
NEW REWARD!!! A Unique Individual Frame from the shoot
We're offering a new reward for a pledge of £10 or more - a never before seen, unique, individual frame of 16mm filmfrom the Bronco’s House shoot. A beautiful and... Read more
Bronco's House Test Footage - Mousehole
Shot in Mousehole, Oct 2013 - this test footage is the D19 b/w reversal film that you can see being hand-processed in yesterday's update clip.
Hand Processed (D19) Black and White Reversal
In this clip Mark demonstrates Lomo tank processing of 50ft of 8mm black and white reversal. See the results tomorrow!!!
The Analogue Room | Micro-lab
Commercial film labs are few and far between now, but here in Newlyn, Mark has established a small studio facility where the Bronco’s House film will be processed. Here is... Read more
NEW REWARD | Invitation to Test Screening
Last week we offered a new reward to venues and promoters to hold a Special Screening with a director & producer Q&A session.
Now we'd like to invite 30 supporters... Read more
The Midnight Drives - Film Trailer
We’ve talked a lot about experimentation. Aurora’s Kiss is an example of this approach to filmmaking. With your help to make it happen, Bronco's House will be a ... Read more
The Dream State #2 Stripping Away The Sickly Blancmange
Please help us strip away the sickly blancmange and communicate with the universal subconscious by pledging your support for Bronco's House now - thankyou!
The Dream State #1 The Strengths Of Fragmentation
Watch this video to find out Mark's thoughts on film's natural potential form.
Beautiful Russian Bakelite Tanks
In this video, Mark takes takes us through the process of hand-processing 16mm film using Bakelite (Polyoxybenzylmethylenglycolanhydride) Tanks and other chemistry
NEW REWARD – Special Screening with the filmmakers
Making the film is one thing, and of course it's great to be able to download a digital copy for watching at home (for a pledge of £20 or more...)... Read more
You could be our 50th backer!!!
We're over 20% funded so far, from 49 wonderful people who are helping make Bronco's House a reality. You could become our 50th backer and claim one of these amazing... Read more
Battery Free Clockwork Cameras
Seriously – no batteries! no electrickery – just a coiled spring and elbow grease. In this video, Mark shows us the cameras we’ll be using to shoot Bronco’s House.
Introducing... 'The Bronco's House Facebook Page'
As well as keeping you up to date with how Bronco's House is progressing through these regular Kickstarter updates - you can also track the film's development and watch videos... Read more
So that's what you mean by "a handprinted silver gelatine print taken from the original negative of the film"
Mark explains how he will transform one second of the Bronco's House film into a rare and beautiful print, using only the power of light (and a few chemicals).... Read more
Fragments of our location, captured on a single unedited roll of 35mm film on a hand cranked movie camera, hand-processed with every frame individually scanned. A visual sketchbook.
Campaign Launch at CFF
Mark and Denzil talking on a panel at Cornwall Film Festival about film financing earlier today - launching the Bronco's House Kickstarter campaign.
Cornwall Film Festival
Mark & Denzil are presenting the pitch and trailer for Bronco's House on Sat 9th Nov at Cornwall Film Festival to launch this crowdfunding campaign. On a panel entitled 'Getting... Read more