I know, I know... I'm late. With everything.
Life has been... life-y, and there's not really a worthy excuse for why it's taking 2 years to finish rewards... Read more
greetings heroes and friends.
So sorry it's been so long since your last update.
It has been quite a trip in Maya-land lately.
For one thing I thought I'd wait... Read more
Slightly belated, but completely *&^%@$$! awesome.
Check it out here:
(and stay tuned for updates about your rewards!)
Have you seen it yet?
It will take your breath away...
Still working on rewards, thanks for your patience if you haven't heard from me yet!
The film is finally online.
Still reeling from the whirlwind of it all, but I'll get back to you guys soon with info about rewards etc.
For now, click the... Read more
In just 7 short days RAIN will finally be released.
It's been a long road, but I hope you will find that your patience and support have paid off... Read more
A note from our Producer!
Update From RAIN Producer, Matt Joyce:
Happy New Year, Rainiacs!
I am nearly bursting with anticipation as I write these words. I just finished reviewing our latest work on the... Read more
Another autumn is upon us. The air is cooling, the leaves are falling, but still... no RAIN. It seems like every couple months I come back to you... Read more
Still here... nothing new to share but I'm being reminded that it's been too long since I've checked in. Summer was quiet production-wise with folks away for vacation... Read more
A brand new still from the film, and a new interview with updates from The Geekiary!
CLICK HERE for new interview with updates just published by THE GEEKIARY:
trailer for fanarchy!
FANARCHY - a documentary about fan films - premieres this Thursday July 9 on the Epixnetwork. The trailer I have attached here shows some old footage from our... Read more
RAIN is featured in a film called FANARCHY, a documentary about fan films and the growing power of fandom in general, next month on the EPIX network!
Check... Read more
the darkest hour
Here is another exclusive peek at a still from the film...
a bit of the darkness that comes before the power.
A Storm is coming... Soon.
xo ... Read more
it was a dark and stormy night....
Spring thunderstorms are like a lullaby to me.
The steady rush of rain cools the air and quiets the static of the mind with a sound that soothes the soul,... Read more
When it rains
greetings Dear RainMakers,
I've gotten a few messages recently asking for an update and I see now that it has been almost 2 months since i last posted one. Oops!
I... Read more
and THAT'S A WRAP!
Today was our last day of filming!
I'm still in a daze and can't quite get my head around the idea of production being "over" after all this time and... Read more
moment of change
Clouds are getting heavier, my dears.
Completely wiped out from filming again this past week and helping to tear down the last set yesterday. Turns out that hanging out minimally dressed in a wet wig for... Read more
podcast & update!
Happy 2015 to all of you!
We're finally going to be back on set for what should be the last round of shooting either next week or the... Read more
No updates at the moment.
It has been a longride, and some of you have been with me for just over a year now. As I can't... Read more
Greetings Dear RainMakers~
Since it is the season, I just wanted to offer a (slightly belated) note of thanks to all of you.
This year I have had the privilege... Read more
Raining my heart out
We had a great week of filming with shoots on both Tuesday and Thursday -- can't think of a more awesome way to spend birthday week and I'm endlessly... Read more
back to work
Good news! We will finally be doing more filming this coming week for sure.
2 different scenes in 2 different locations so it will take us at least 2... Read more
finally getting cloudy again...
Hello Dear Rainmakers~
All has been quiet on the StormFront lately, but fortunately production is scheduled to get back underway next week. I am aching like an addict to get... Read more
hot off the press
Some cool new press from the fine folks over at the Afropunk* website!
[*Those of you who know a bit about my previous performance experience may know I was featured... Read more
Raining on ComicCon
It's been a while since there has been an update because it has been a while since there has been anything to report. Production is still on hold... Read more
I just wanted to take a moment to say thank you again for all the continued support.
It has been a severe summer of extremes with big heavy... Read more
If you are one of the kind backers who selected the "cookies for firefighters" reward, you will be glad to know that the RAIN bakery is officially operational and I'm... Read more
The waiting is the hardest part....
I keep thinking that if I stare at the production photos for long enough, they might animate and become the film.... alas, we haven't even shot the first half of... Read more
It's funny how fast you can get hooked on something.
We have a week off between shoot dates and I'm going out of my mind with impatience anticipating the next... Read more
lights & cameras
Got a couple days off between shoot days to catch my breath and rest my aches before the next round of filming next week.
Here's a cool clip our sound... Read more
When Dreams Take Flight
Last night we wrapped the first segment of filming.
I just sat here looking at the cursor for a solid 5 minutes trying to figure out if there are... Read more
The calm before...
In about 12 hours I'll be on my early morning journey up to Bulltiger Productions Studio in Pflugerville, TX for the first day of filming.
There will be two different... Read more
Cocked & Loaded
You know you've got a cool production happening when a gun safety class is necessary at some point. Tonight our Second Unit Director, Chance Hartman, went over some important weapon... Read more
Vidcast w/ Greg Pak!
A few of you may know that Storm has her own comic book series for the first time ever, which- if you're a giant nerd like me- is a huge... Read more
Production Diary 8/13
Hair testing, weapons testing, and another exhausting night of fight rehearsals and run-throughs. We keep going over and over all the moves so it all looks smooth and natural on... Read more
Just getting home from a LATE night of rehearsals at the studio, where the set is starting to take shape and electricity is starting to fill the air. Just 2... Read more
The set is coming together in the studio where we will be doing most of the filming, and we're getting closer to having all of the fight/action sequences... Read more
((((This is mostly the same as my message from the FB page, for those of you who haven't seen it yet or don't bother with FB.
And if you're... Read more
a note of thanks
hard to put as much gratitude as I feel right no into words, but I gave it a shot:
WE MADE IT!!!
major emotional thanks to all of you for being a part of this.
i've got some crying to do about it right now but I'll check back in soon with... Read more
i can hear the thunder already...
We're getting closer and closer to our goal thanks to all of you.
Thanks SO MUCH to all of you.
You guys are keeping me so powered up and as... Read more
A quick note of thanks to all our generous supporters so far.
A lot of you are contributing for the SECOND time which is an amazing and humbling thing to... Read more
hot off the press!
The project and this latest campaign have been getting a lot of great coverage from around the web.
Here are a couple more articles that came out just today,
the... Read more
A little press
We've gotten a lot of coverage in the past week or so. I've already done about 4 interviews with a couple more lined up. It's amazing how interested... Read more
Massive gratitude to all of you who have contributed during these first couple days of the campaign. It's good to have a lot of energy behind a project right... Read more