LOCKED is Heading to Berlin!
Happy holidays everyone!
I can't believe I haven't updated y'all since September! There have been so many new developments to share & somehow I haven't sat down to actually write... Read more
World Premiere Annouced: Raindance Film Festival, London England
The day is here! The movie YOU created in backing it through kickstarter is having its World Premiere in London, England with Raindance Film Festival on Oct 1st 2012.
Rocktober... Read more
New Website, New Trailers, New Kick-Ass Internships
Brand Spanking New Website
We're so excited to share our new website with you: www.lockedinagarageband.com.
Every Monday, we'll be playing 4 different songs from our movie soundtrack, so be sure... Read more
A couple more weeks til this baby is DONE
Can you believe it?!
On April 21st we will be submitting our movie to festivals & a sales agent we have our eye on. I can't even tell you how... Read more
Picture is Locked!
Just a quick update to let you know that today Jen locked the picture with our fantabulous editor, Lee Rothenflue, down in Austin Texas. For the past 6 months or... Read more
A Christmas Short Film, Update on the Soundtrack & Happy Holiday Wishes
Happy holidays everyone!
The Trailer Park Holiday - Extended Spoof Trailer
So we decided to participate in our local film co-op's winter film challenge in which they randomly assigned us... Read more
Looking for Indie Bands for the Soundtrack
Just a quick note to let you know about our SonicBids listing: http://www.sonicbids.com/Opportunity/OpportunityView.aspx?opportunity_id=106039
It's a way for indie garage bands to submit their music in the hopes of being on... Read more
T-Shirts & Postcards Are Being Mailed This Week!
Excited to announce that this week we'll be mailing the signed postcards from our cast, as well as the "Cast & Crew" t-shirts to the backers that signed on for those... Read more
That's a WRAP!
Can you believe it?! We're done filming the whole movie in just 10 days, mostly in the one garage, and we loved every minute of it. Thanks to you!
AWESOME!... Read more
Day 4 from the Set: This shoot is flying by!
I just wanted to send you a quick update to let you know that we're managing to film 12 pages/day (which is about 4 times more than most Hollywood films)... Read more
7 Days Until the Actors Arrive - is this for reals?!
I'm writing this from our new production office, on the set for Locked In A Garage Band, only 7 days away from our rehearsals with the actors.
What? How did... Read more
22 Days til Rehearsals
So much has happened that I don't even know where to start! Let's try listing the successes so far:
- We have our complete cast.Everyone except one is up on... Read more
Casting News, More Press, Location Scouting
We're so excited to announce that Ellie Harvie has signed on to play "Judy" in our movie! Check out her IMDB page here: http://www.imdb.com/name/nm0367762/
We also just finished... Read more
Press, Auditions, Fundraising Part 2 and Workshop Love
I did an interview every day during the week following our successful kickstarter campaign (all thanks to YOU, our fabulous backers). It was crazy! Jen kinda hates being on camera... Read more
The greatest underdog story EVER!
THANK YOU SO MUCH!
We thought you'd like to see the graph of how our campaign succeeded in the final 2 minutes last night.
We started tweeting at 7:30am and... Read more
That was the BEST thing ever.
Twitter locked us out at the same time that we reached the $20 000 goal! Talk about an underdog story.
Wine bottle open. Time... Read more
Underdog Story of the year:
Two Sisters raise over 5,000 in less then 24 hours!
How is this not an amazing story? Thanks to everyone who has backed and continued... Read more
79%! 116 backers! 3 Hours Left to GO!
WOW WOW WOW~ Can you believe this?! Holy Dinah! This is crazy cool!
We're tweeting like mad-women. Check it out here: @VWestcott
We're revealing LOADS of funny stories from our... Read more
95 backers and 11 hours to go! LET'S DO THIS!
WOW. We are so close!
Jodelle Ferland is even tweeting the campaign now - how cool is that?
Most campaigns reach their goal in the last 10 hours so this... Read more
51 hours, 82 backers, 29% there! Special Beatbox Behind the Scenes Video
Apparently 90% of kickstarter campaigns that make it to 25% make it all the way. We're at 29% so the odds are in our corner, but we do have quite... Read more
70 backers, 24%, 3 More Days, the Oscars & YOU!
WOW! 70 backers believe we can do this & have pledged what they can to help us. Amazing.
THANK YOU SO MUCH!
So can we do it?
3 days to... Read more
Jodelle Ferland (Twilight Eclipse) to play Lizzy!
Jodelle Ferland (who played Bree Tanner in Twilight Eclipse) has agreed to be in our movie as Lizzy! We're so excited! She's perfect for the part, and we can't wait... Read more
The Sound of Awesome
11 more days! Exciting! THANK YOU for spreading the love folks. You're AWESOME.
Some of you have asked for the beatbox teaser on its own. Here it is: http://youtu.be/gSZqz-gs7Fs
Kids... Read more
18% of the way there, 18 more days to go
Happy Valentines Day! We're excited to announce that we're at 18% of the way there! THANK YOU THANK YOU THANK YOU THANK YOU THANK YOU THANK YOU THANK YOU!
Pamela... Read more
46 backers, 25 more days & an Oscars Invitation
WOW. What a week!
People we don't personally know are starting to pour in their love. AWESOME! We love the friends & family that have supported this campaign of course,... Read more
Victoria's Update From the Front Lines of Fundraising Madness
12% of the way there and my personal goal is to reach 25% by the end of this week. 90% of kickstarter campaigns that reach 25% make it all the... Read more
Victoria's update - 7% and some media attention
"Congratulations on a positive, productive week, and I wish you many more!" Ralph Fontaine, actor, director, producer (@RFontaine71 on twitter)
Thanks so much for all your kind words, pledges, support... Read more
Update #1: Written by Victoria Westcott, Producer
"Good for you and good luck with it" Edward Burns, Director, Writer, Actor
"It's going to rule. So excited for you guys!" Ken Davis, awesome guy and one of our... Read more