Seed Money Screeners!
At this time four years ago, I was in a panic about funding the movie. Waking up in the middle of the night hoping that some else had donated; feeling... Read more
Tickets On Sale for SF and LA Screenings!
We're thrilled to finally be able to announce that tickets are available for our two biggest screenings: Frameline, in San Francisco, and Outfest, in Los Angeles!
We really want to... Read more
We're coming to San Francisco! Frameline 39
Block your calendars out for the night of June 21st — when Seed Money premieres at San Francisco's massive Castro Theater! We're beyond thrilled to be part of San Francisco's... Read more
New Screenings Announced!
The Boston premiere went incredibly well, and we're pleased to be able to announce several new screenings in the next month:
Q Fest St. Louis (St. Louis, MO, April 29)... Read more
Boston Premiere Tonight!
It's only a few hours from the premiere of Seed Money at the Boston LGBT Film Festival! While it's very exciting, I want to let everyone know that it's just... Read more
The Seed Money Premiere!
We're thrilled to announce that after several years of work, we're finally able to bring Chuck's story to the screen. We've been lining up festival premieres for the spring and... Read more
Tomorrow will be three years to the day since we funded the Chuck Holmes documentary, and after several production runs, several more fundraising runs, a deskful of credit cards and... Read more
Heading for the Credits
Telling Chuck's story has been a longer journey than we ever imagined, but also more rewarding. I'm thrilled to announce that a finished film is finally in our sites!
Last... Read more
STICKERS AND T-SHIRTS
We'd hoped to have the t-shirts and stickers out to you by the holidays, but last week we got a note from the rewards producers — due to "content issues,"... Read more
Backers Rewards Are Coming!
You guys are the most patient backers I know.
This time last year, we were scrambling to find the money to begin filming the Chuck Holmes story in earnest. This... Read more
SERENDIPITY ... AND SEPTEMBER
Just as we were starting the project, I reached out to director Jeffrey Schwarz (Vito, I Am Divine) and asked him what we might expect. "Three to... Read more
Over the past month or so, Ben and I have been begun piecing together a rough cut of the film. We've got miles to go, but thanks to you the... Read more
The AIDS Quilt
In 1987, Chuck went to see the AIDS Quilt in Washington DC. It had a profound affect on him and helped inspire his later activism.
This weekend, I got a... Read more
Check Us OUT
OUT Magazine just did a huge feature on gay filmmakers using Kickstarter to fund their films, and how it's changing the equation in Hollywood -- using fight to fund Seed... Read more
Phase One: The Paper Edit
I looked at the piles of transcripts splayed across the coffee table this morning, I thought of all our backers. We've got a long road ahead of us. But thanks... Read more
We did it!!!!
We're in awe.
Chuck's story began as labor of love, it became an obsession, and with your help, it's become a movement. We can't thank you enough. Through your generosity,... Read more
At 85% ... and only two days to go!
In case I haven't mentioned it before, we make the goal or we get none of what we raise, so forgive me for being a crazy person.
Like Crazy Eddie,... Read more
YOU GUYS! We've had an incredible past few days. Last night, I'm happy to say, we hit 75% of our funding goal.
Because of you, the 75%, Chuck's story has... Read more
It Gets Better (In Memoriam: Ron Pearson)
We got an amazing note today, which reminded us of one of the reasons we were so drawn to the story of Chuck, Falcon and the generation of gay men... Read more
Within Spitting Distance!
Or getting close, at least. The past few days have been amazing, and we're closing in on 60% funded as we go into our last week.
You've all been incredibly... Read more
$10,000 ... and counting!
Thanks to all of you, we've crossed the important $10,000 mark last night! But with less than two weeks to go to make our final goal, we're really in the... Read more
In the past few days we've had a surge of new donations, backers and press. With 15 days to go, we're almost 40% funded. The road ahead is steep, but... Read more
We're up for a challenge grant!
Thanks so much to everyone who's backed us already! I wanted to let you all know that we'll be producing vintage Falcon stickers that will accompany all donations!
I'm also... Read more
Meeting with Sundance! (Please vote)
We had a lot to be thankful for this week, including a profile of Seed Money by Michael Musto in the Village Voice. Maybe more significantly, we were selected as... Read more
With help from strangers, lovers, fans and activists, we're almost at 25% funded! We've still got a long way to go, but I wanted to take the upcoming holiday to... Read more
Boys! Bentleys! Bill Clinton!
We hit $2000 bucks today -- nearly 10% of the campaign. We've got a long way to go, but based on the response from Falcon fans, gay rights advocates, friends... Read more