This documentary follows the stories of remarkable entrepreneurs and creators from start to finish as they rally their communities, raise funds and then face the unparalleled pressure of delivering something that lives up to their own, and the crowd’s, expectations. “At its core, Kickstarted is about much more than the rise of crowdfunding: It’s about [...]
ABSTRACTION stars Eric Roberts, Hunter Ives, Korrina Rico, Ken Davitian and Richard Manriquez. The film recently won five awards at the Action On Film Festival! View the Gallery | View on IMDb Tommy and Gary are criminals engaging in grand thefts in order to make ends meet. They are opportunists and have no fear. After [...]
+Kim Sherrell joins independent comedy series as producer. –Life Coach Leo Darwin appears to have everything. A thriving practice. A best-selling book. A beautiful wife and child at home. In reality, he’s being evicted from his office, his marriage is a mess, and his six-month old baby doesn’t have a name yet. His new client is about to [...]
+Kim Sherrell #1ND1E In this interview for Film Courage, Karen Worden catches up with another favorite indie filmmaker: the man Jay Duplass. Jay has agreed to star alongside Linas Phillips in ‘Manson Family Vacation’. You might know Jay as one of the midwives from ‘The Mindy Project,’ but he’s been cranking out a steady stream of critically-acclaimed [...]
Ai Weiwei is arguably the most internationally celebrated Chinese artist of the modern era. The inscrutable bearded visionary burst onto the scene with vast conceptual installations such as his eight million hand-painted ceramic sunflower seeds inside Tate Modern, and went on to design the iconic Bird’s Nest stadium for the Beijing Olympics. But at heart, [...]
A smart, sexy, boozy romp. Joss Whedon’s adaptation of Much Ado is brilliant! Seriously. There were a few moments where I questioned whether it’s possible for acting to be too good. The onscreen chemistry is pure fire. Here, Whedon talks about how it came into being. Watch Writer-director Joss Whedon on PBS. See more from [...]
New Sitcom backed by +Kim Sherrell #1ND1E STAFF ROOM is the story of several teachers at a northern state-of-the-art secondary school who are hiding out inside the school’s safe haven and desperately trying to survive until three thirty pm, five days a week. Staff Room is different from most webseries pilots. I’m betting it will [...]
This indie thriller is building a loyal following largely through the passion and dedication of the filmmakers themselves. ~Kim Sherrell Emanating from the most personal of Philip K. Dick’s writings, this film adaptation by Writer/Director John Alan Simon enjoyed a good run on the festival circuit. Awards include grand prize at Worldfest and a screening at Seattle’s [...]
This is me, telling Mel Brooks to hurry up and make a sequel to ‘History of the World: Part I.’ It is just an excerpt. You can view the full Comedy Central program here. I found it interesting that Mel Brooks is into TV shows such as Breaking Bad, The Good Wife, Homeland, and even [...]
Andy Warhol's iconic 'Coca Cola (3)' could sell for as much as $60M at upcoming Christie's auction. #artwalk pic.twitter.com/vOvTDZPP4Z — Kim Sherrell (@kim) October 3, 2013
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“Kickstarter is not a zero-sum game,” writes Juliet Lapidos in a recent Op-Ed for NYTimes.com. ”Instead of vacuuming up finite resources,” she says, “celebrity campaigns seem to widen the donor pool.” EXAMPLE: Forty-seven percent of Spike Lee’s backers had never before contributed on Kickstarter. Once drawn in by a celebrity, donors may patronize lesser-known artists. As the [...]
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Now that TV shows are just writing prompts for social media snark, let’s get to the real question: “What good is a movie that gets tweeted but not watched?” asks Mediate in this great little piece of SharkNado post-mortem analysis . I don’t have the answer, but, would it kill the entertainment conglomerate NBCUniversal (a [...]
Jerry Seinfeld is to Seth Meyers as Chris Messina is to a dead man’s car. Really??!! No, really. SNL fans probably remember ‘Really!?!’ featuring Seth and Jerry Seinfeld. And, in case there was any doubt about the number of actual degrees of separation between these men, use the handy infographic above to discover that Jerry Seinfeld and [...]