Major Tom needs $20,000 to shoot a short film. Basically, as far as I can tell, this is a film about a girl in a motercycle helmet pointing a spotlight at things, while the editor presses every single button on his video toaster.
Yea, I hear that movies about girls in motorcycle helmets do really well at Sundance.
In addition to the Kickstarter video, he’s also produced this teaser : (Click to download the .wmv file.) Notice how you can still see the wrinkles in the green-screen. That’s some quality editing right there.
This man needs a mere $250,000 to film a Gamer Comedy. It’s a comedy film by gamers, for gamers!
It contains fresh new gags like this parody of the Star Wars opening scroll :
But this isn’t just a comedy, it also has an important message!
Oh boy. A parody of “gamer life” that also teaches us an important message about bullying.
When the internet didn’t immediately start throwing money at them for this obviously brilliant concept, they changed the name of their project from “The Ultimate Geek Anthem Film” to “The Gamer Comedy that Gives“, and explained that they would give 100% of their profits to charity, including …
When even this didn’t work, they did the only thing they could think of : RAGE-QUIT!
Don’t worry, they’ve relocated to IndieGoGo! (By the way, that’s not a comb-over, his hair just does that.)