Shipping 'em out!
The Death To Prom discs are being packed up for mailing. Finally.
We really appreciate your patience. Whew!
-jeremy and matt
Happy New Year to you!
2014 was quite a ride with the film, from going to festivals to getting some DIY distribution outlets to finding a foreign sales rep and to the very last touches... Read more
Death To Prom in THEATRICAL Release!
Big news to finally share with you - Death To Prom has been booked theatrically by Theaters at Mall of America for an exclusive week-long engagement.
From March... Read more
Freezing, Sundance, GSA Day!
Happy snow day!
We made it through the various holidays, the polar vortexes, the annual trip to Sundance, and continue to toil away behind the scenes prepping the film... Read more
Subtitles and Translations!
Happy freezing cold winter, everyone. Brrrr!
We've been working on the complete and accurate transcription of the movie (ie: all the words spoken) so that we can create foreign language... Read more
We're thankful for many things today:
A supportive local arts community, good coffee, family and friends, talented cast and crew, festivals that program us, and patrons of the arts (ie: ... Read more
Death To Prom Day part II
Wow. The phone rang immediately after I sent out the last update. It was Mayor Coleman's office from St. Paul. He has also declared Death To Prom Day today!
We're... Read more
Death To Prom Day!
Just in case you aren't monitoring the DTP facebook/twitter feeds every five minutes (as if!), today is officially Death To Prom Dayin Minneapolis thanks to a proclamation from Mayor... Read more
The New Trailer!
Here it is: The official new trailer for Death To Prom. We think you will like it.
Last Saturday we screened at the Indianapolis LGBT Film Festival, where students... Read more
Saturday Premiere at Flyway!
The tension is mounting as our premiere screening approaches this Saturday, October 19th, at the Flyway Film Festival. Matt and I, along with some cast and crew, will... Read more
DTP MN Premiere!
We're honored to announce that our local MN premiere of Death To Prom will be at the 14th Sound Unseen Film+Music+Art Festival on November 16th, 2013. We even scored the... Read more
DTP World Premiere!
Finally, the day has come to present the finished film to the first festival audiences.
We are unveiling the movie at the most excellent Flyway Film Festivalon October 19th,... Read more
DTP at Family Week!
Happy summer everybody. We've got two news items to share with you today that we think you'll like (besides the fact that we've got the finished film deliverables in our... Read more
Done with DOMA... and the film!
Today is a big day.
Not only did the Supreme Court rule that DOMA was unconstitutional, but we also completed the film. Almost exactly one year (one day difference) after completing... Read more
Color and Sound
Last year at this time we were in the thick of the kickstarter campaign and we posted a short update from the IFP MN Midwest Filmmaker's Conference. We're here again... Read more
Sundance and More Testing
A quick and very low-tech update for your weekend reading...
We went out to experience Sundancelast year at the suggestion of another filmmaker. It was a ton of fun... Read more
We take a trip to Butter City
There are a lot of great creative things about Minneapolis-St. Paul, and one of those things is great public mediawith MPR, NPR, TPT, SPNN and more coming out of... Read more
What do we know about football?!
Jeremy met Vikings' player and Vote-No-Supporter Chris Kluwe this weekend. He's a funny guy! We love Chris for being vocal and taking a stand against the (former) anti-gay-marriage amendment. Thanks,... Read more
Update from the Edit Suite
Matt and I have been reviewing the edit of the film with our editor, Cassie, so we thought we'd do a very quick video update today (ok, yesterday)... Read more
Good evening, lovely committee members. We trust you have been well. We've been very busy, what with appearing on crowdfunding panels at both the Twin Cities Film Festival (Matt) and the ... Read more
First Week Complete!
We've already shot for six days on the film!It is flying by and we are getting some really nice stuff, working really hard, sleeping little and having a little... Read more
You did it! You made it real!
We're Minnesotan, so: OMG, you guys!!
The last 6 hours of this campaign were MENTAL. We've been up all night (every night), reading, responding, tweeting, posting, calling, recording, stressing...... Read more
Is DTP A True Story?
Many people have been asking if Death To Promis based on a true story. Matt gives you the answer and some insight in this "senior portrait" interview. If only... Read more
Ok, Jeremy's daughter sends out her wish of the day. "I wish we had 8 arms..."
(JW: I'm not sure whether to be proud or horrified that she's concerned about... Read more
Cinco de Mayo (5th of May) just so happens to be the 5th remaining day of our Kickstarter campaign.
We thought we'd ask you to try a challenge: ask 5... Read more
Meet Catherine (aka Holly). A week to go!
Everybody meet Catherine. She plays Frankie and Rene's best friend Holly. She's too cool for school and sarcastic and funny... and she loves messed up horror films?! Eeek.
If... Read more
Meet Sam (aka Danny). He Sings!
Sam was cooperative enough to allow us to visit and bring along the camera today and he tells about his desire to make Death To Prom. But maybe he's a... Read more
We're over the 50% mark with donations (THANK YOU so much) but we've got just NINE days left to reach our goal. The pressure is on. We've got more... Read more
Hina Interviews Jeremy and An Idea
Hina convinces Jeremy to get in front of the camera (not his comfort zone) and talk about why he's doing Death To Prom and we have an experiment for you... Read more
A Walk with Hina
In this snippet, Hina talks briefly about why she's doing the DEATH TO PROM movie and what you might expect from it.
Meanwhile, we're readying to do the remaining casting... Read more
Hina Interviews Matt
Hina (our female lead) chats with Matt (our screenwriter/producer) about his idea for Death To Promand what he thought about for the main characters. They might also call out... Read more
Say Hello to Hina, our lead female actress. Matt, Hina and Jeremy send out a Weekend Update (ok, not thatweekend update - we're far less funny than Seth or... Read more
IFP Producer's Conference
Today Matt and I are at the IFP MN Producer's Conference so we're pretty busy getting our learnin' on and networking with fellow filmmakers and producers, but over lunch we... Read more
Good evening everyone!
Last night we held a fundraising/kickoff party at JETSET Bar in downtown Minneapolis. We had a very full-house of beautiful supporters and fans and friends, gave away... Read more