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Hello wonderful backers!
It's been a while since we last updated you, so we wanted to let you know what's been going on in Dead Billy land.
First of all,... Read more
New Theatrical Trailer for "Dead Billy"!
Check out our latest theatrical trailer for "Dead Billy"! Please help us share it and spread the word--AND don't forget about our WORLD PREMIERE at the Albuquerque... Read more
Announcing the "Dead Billy" WORLD PREMIERE at AFME!
Hello Wonderful "Dead Billy" supporters!
We are pleased to announce that, almost two years since all of you helped make our dream a reality, Dead Billy is finally getting its... Read more
Dead Billy: Festivals, Rewards and MORE!
Hello glorious Dead Billy supporters!!
It's been a while since we posted an update, and there are so many exciting things to share!!
In the months since we last contacted... Read more
Dead Billy Teaser Trailer is LIVE!
It's the moment you've all been waiting for...we are officially releasing our teaser trailer for Dead Billy!!
Enjoy, and once again, THANK YOU!
-Team Dead Billy
Wrap Party THIS SUNDAY!
Just a friendly reminder that our wrap party for Dead Billy is just two days away! For those of you who are in town (or close to the... Read more
Meet Billy....and more!
We do apologize that some time has passed since our last update--but this just means we've been reeeally busy with production for Dead Billy! Our November shoot went... Read more
Locations announcement and start of production!
The first phase of production on "Dead Billy" starts this weekend!
We want to give a quick shoutout to a couple locations that will be appearing in the film.
The... Read more
Casting news -- Cindy Derby and Marlo Marquise!
We have two big "Dead Billy" casting announcements!
First, actor and artist Cindy Derby has signed on to play Alissa.
Here's Cindy's official bio on deadbillythemovie.com:
"Cindy Derby ventured from... Read more
WE MADE IT!
WOW. We are.....speechless.
Thank you SO much for every single one of your contributions. The Dead Billy Team could not have done it without you.
...Between the emails and the... Read more
ONE DAY LEFT! So meet Rick Galli....
With one day left to donate to Dead Billy, it's important to keep you all updated on the hardworking and talented crew we have lined up to work on... Read more
Meet Production Designer Mary Holyoke, and more festival news!
Yesterday we announced that our short film "The Water" was accepted into the HollyShorts Film Festival in Los Angeles. We're following that up today with yet another major festival announcement:... Read more
"The Water" accepted into the HollyShorts Film Festival!
This update isn't directly Dead Billy related, but it's a big day for us nonetheless.
We've just received word that "The Water" -- a short film written and directed by... Read more
3 DAYS LEFT!!!!!
Hi everyone. We're down to the very end of the wire here. We only have THREE DAYS to raise the rest of our budget for Dead Billy. While we're so... Read more
Meet Christina Slyter
"I mean, I did feel sorry for him. He seemed to really want to be my dad or something. I don’t know."
... Read more
ONLY 6 DAYS LEFT! So Meet Corey Weintraub, and Drink Beer--SAVE BILLY!
All righty folks, it's coming down to the wire here. There are ONLY 6 days left and we still need to raise $14,000---we are completely confident that we are going... Read more
New art by Corey Weintraub!
Click over to our Tumblr to check out a brand new piece of "Dead Billy" artwork by our cinematographer, Corey Weintraub.
New rewards for businesses!
We're excited to announce that we've created two brand new reward tiers especially for business owners:
If you or your business pledges $1,000 or more, we will put your product... Read more
Wes Naman Promo Photos!
The latest promo photos from Wes Naman and Joy Godfrey (www.wesnamanphotography.com) are here!!
Before you check them out, remember: We ONLY have 15 DAYS LEFT to reach... Read more
We just hit our 50th backer here on Kickstarter. With the donations we made at our May 31 screening, we're just about 14% funded.
Thanks SO MUCH to everyone... Read more
New Tumblr page!
"Dead Billy" now has a Tumblr! Go to deadbillythemovie.tumblr.com to check it out, and see some BRAND NEW "Dead Billy" artwork by our very own cinematographer, Corey Weintraub.
Josh Klein gives us his notes
Albuquerque filmmaker Josh Klein ("Legal Hawks," "The Incredible Voyage of Captain Hook") gives us some interesting ideas for "Dead Billy."
"Dead Billy" co-creator and star Lauren Myers was born and raised in Albuquerque, New Mexico.
She began acting at a very young age, appearing in the Italian-produced western ... Read more
Read the first 10 pages!
As a bonus to our Kickstarter supporters, here's the first 10 pages of the screenplay for "Dead Billy," written by Scott Milder, story by Scott Milder and Lauren Myers, all... Read more
Grillin' and Killin'
Wow! We're incredibly excited to announce that Boston's premiere heavy metal titans Motherboar will be appearing on the soundtrack to Dead Billy!
"You ever wonder what the inner turmoil... Read more
More about Scotty
Just for fun, here's a profile my friend Mandy Connor wrote of me when we were in grad school at BU together, sometime around 2005 or 2006. You can also... Read more
We've been live for just a few days, and already 21 people have decided to back us. I want to issue our deepest thanks to the following people for helping... Read more
Dead Billy writer/director Scott Milder was born and raised in the other LA ... Los Alamos, New Mexico, home of the Manhattan Project and birthplace of the atomic bomb.