Preliminary filming complete!
Our apologies for the lack of updates on the film shoot and the campaign – it turned out the strain of filming left no-one to write updates on... Read more
We apologise for the interruption, normal service will now resume
Over the course of the campaign the crew put in a huge amount of work and afterwards we all needed a bit of recovery time. Once we finally regained our... Read more
12hrs remaining - Make your final pledges and adjustments!
We're into the final half a day! We're anxious to make sure all of our backers and supporters get what they want out of the rewards on offer, so now... Read more
It's the last 24 hours!
Hello lovely people,
So, we’re in the last 24 hours of our Carnival of Sorrows funding drive, and we’ve hit 105%! Fantastic! The extra money we’ve raised goes towards even... Read more
The Little Carnival That Could, and an interview with I Am Tim!
Hi everyone out there in Kickstarterland,
We're still completely in shock here that we've passed the 100% mark, even teetering on the edge of 105% - thank you! You're all... Read more
100% Funded - THANK YOU ALL!!
We made it to our funding target!
With the help of another generous contribution from our Executive Producer and a whole slew of smaller pledges, we've reached out £3500 target... Read more
Writer/Director Mark Adams offers an insight into the origins of Gabriel Cushing
So close to £3000! We're getting so close to our target but we only have 4 whole days left! Your pledge could make all the difference. If you've enjoyed the... Read more
Casting is now OPEN!
Things are moving along at quite a pace here. We're lining up make-up artists, costume designers, prop makers and more. We're confident we're going to hit that £3500 target with... Read more
51 backers, and a pledge for your support from David Curtis (a.k.a. Gabriel Cushing!)
In case you haven't realised already, massive thanks for your support of our project, especially to the five new backers we've had since yesterday's update. Welcome, make yourself... Read more
Backing via PayPal, and an Interview with Elisar Cabrera of VidFestUK and BritishWebSeries.com!
Well, we're just a few hours from the final week of our Kickstarter project, which is tense! We're less than £950 away from our goal. It's so close... Read more
Introducing Rick Manning, Stunt Coordinator (plus new Stretch rewards)
We’re on the downward slope. Less than £100 to go! Thank you so much to everyone who has backed so far. If all of you were able to find just... Read more
A video from Chrissey and some upcoming highlights.
We'll the last two days have been very exciting. We've had a couple of big pledges that have really pushed the total up. We'll be adding that £2500 stretch reward... Read more
New stretch reward revealed, and Felek talks Technical
Hi again, wonderful supporters!
So, we were so excited about Steve's rewards we didn't remember to announce the reward that'll be unlocked at £2,500 (which as we write is only... Read more
Introducing Steve Bosworth, creature effects designer!
We’ve been very excited about this announcement for some time now and finally we can reveal that the creature make up and effects for the Beast Man will be created... Read more
Zombie Vampires Panel at MCM London
We're up to £2000 and we've reached another milestone! Thank you so much to everyone who has backed and raised our total. We've now added the "Name a Character" reward,... Read more
MCM London, Photos and a New Video from DOP Felek
So, you'll have noticed the lack of updates over the last couple of days. That was because we were away in London at the MCM London Comic Con! We've come... Read more
MCM, Concept Art and our new sponsor, Genki Gear
Things are all go here. With a couple of new backers we’re now within a hairs breadth of hitting £2000! Here’s a massive thank you to all those who’ve pledged... Read more
Unlocked stretch rewards, and a New Video Appeal from Producers
A continued thanks to all our backers, please help us continue to spread the word about the series! We've just hit our half way point due to a very encouraging... Read more
Yet More Concept Art!
An additional update tonight featuring Concept Art for two more members of the Carnival of Sorrows!
The Man of Many Faces
A demonic acrobat whose face is permanently obscured by... Read more
Eyeballs and Stories - New limited rewards from Chrissey
Things really seem to be picking up these last few days, so here's a massive thank you to everyone who has backed, and to all of you who've helped spread... Read more
Reward adjustments, and a personal pledge from the sound guy
We've just broken £700 in pledges! Thanks backers, and keep up your fantastic support!
Today, we've been editing our new video updates (one of which you can see at the... Read more
Meetings, and behind-the-scenes on a Gabriel Cushing film
Firstly, we want to say thanks and welcome to the new backers who've supported us today - and hello!
Today, we have been in a big production meeting round at... Read more
More concept art and a new question answered
We hope you're all having a great weekend! It has been a busy day for us, preparing our next video update which will go up tomorrow. We'll also be shooting... Read more
First Concept Art & New rewards
We've hit 15% and broken £500 which is brilliant. Thank you everyone who has helped us reach this milestone. Still a distance to go however, so please pledge your support... Read more
£500 within sight! Plus a question for you...
We're so close to our first mile stone and it is so exciting. Thank you so much to everyone who has backed so far.
What new rewards would you like?... Read more
Presenting the new Great Escape showreel
Since 2009, we've been creating short films, web series and more as The Great Escape (honestly, check out the website if you haven't already done so: http://www.thegreatesc.com).
Over the last... Read more
Thank you! Plus our live events diary for 2013
We're up to 8% in only a couple of days, which is fantastic! Thank you so much to everyone who backed so far. Tomorrow, we will bring you the first... Read more
A few questions answered...
Whilst we were at the Bristol Comic Expo over the weekend, a few questions from people at the event came up that we felt worth answering:
Should you wait until... Read more
Ready for Week 1 (and the Gabriel Cushing comic)
We're all back from the Comic Expo now ready for week 1. We had a lot of great feedback from the people we met there and a lot of interest... Read more
Hi everyone! (including where to find our videos)
Hi everyone, welcome to our Kickstarter for Gabriel Cushing at the Carnival of Sorrows. We're going to post updates every day, to let you know what we're up to and... Read more