Kickstarter Tag Archive

A Decade of Holy Machines – Jossie Malis’ Beloved ‘Bendito Machine’ Series Heads to its Grand Finale

Animation

10th May, 2016

Since 2006 the ‘Bendito Machine’ series has made us consider our relationship to technology and the world around us. As the series approaches its...

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Director Nick Peterson Offers Backers the Opportunity to Star in his Latest Film

Live Action

29th April, 2016

Looking for help crowdfunding his latest film 'Sticky Fingers', director Nick Peterson joins us to discuss the benefits of rotoscoping and what backers can...

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Director Alex Barrett on Composing a Modern Day Silent Film Ode to England’s Capital in ‘London Symphony’

Documentary

30th September, 2014

Long time DN writer & filmmaker Alex Barrett joins us to discuss his new feature film project 'London Symphony', a poetic silent film about the culture and...

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Kire Paputts Challenges Preconceptions About Special Needs Actors in ‘The Rainbow Kid’

Live Action

2nd April, 2014

DN alumni Kire Paputts tell us how his forthcoming feature 'The Rainbow Kid' bucks the norm without succumbing to lazy cinematic conventions, to tell the...

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Kickstart Lee Hardcastle’s Feature Length Claysplotation ‘SPOOK TRAIN’

Animation

17th March, 2014

If you happen to take a browse through the DN archives, it quickly becomes apparent that animation is one of our favourite forms of filmmaking, and while...

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Kickstart Mark Jenkin’s 16mm Featurette ‘Bronco’s House’

Live Action

4th December, 2013

At the beginning of this year, we checked in with Mark to find out more about his contemplative feature Happy Christmas and the Silent Landscape Dancing...

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Kickstart Benjamin Wigley’s Godfather of the Fantasy Coffin Documentary ‘Paa Joe & The Lion’

Documentary

29th October, 2013

Nottingham director Benjamin Wigley is no stranger to the pages of DN, having joined the ranks of our interview alumni back in 2010 with his Paul Smith...

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Kickstart Rob Brown’s Debut Feature ‘Sixteen’

Live Action

12th July, 2013

One of the joys DN being around for as long as we have is getting to see talented filmmakers initially featured on the site with an early short hitting...

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Kickstart The Visitant from Nick Peterson & Jon Heder

Live Action

7th May, 2013

After the success of their slightly disturbing live-action/animation film Drained, writer/director Nick Peterson once again teams up with actor Jon Heder...

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Kickstart Cryosphere

Art & Fashion, Documentary

7th November, 2012

Long term DN friend and accomplished filmmaker Kurtis Hough seems incapable of taking a break from creating (something we’ll be talking to him about...

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Kickstart Bendito Machine

Animation

22nd June, 2012

It was over four years ago that we spoke to Jossie Malis about the first two episodes of his shadow play inspired ten part animation series Bendito...

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Sean Dunne: Oxyana

Documentary

12th June, 2012

If like us, here at DN, you’ve followed the career of Sean Dunne closely, you’ll be giddy with excitement to hear that the talented Brookyln...

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