Crowdfunding Projects We Dig

Breathe || Crowdfunding Picks We Dig

BREATHE is a dark emotional character driven drama set over the course of one day and night in London. The central character is Isobel, a lonely young woman who is deeply affected when she witnesses her neighbour Matthew knocked from his bike by a van. Isobel has a secret desire[…]

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Socks and Robbers || Crowdfunding Campaign We Dig

Socks and Robbers . . . . . Darned Robbers, Stitched Up Good and Proper. Socks and Robbers is a dark comedic, gangster, horror, heist film which sees a gang of daring robbers infiltrated by an undercover cop during their latest robbery. Stylistically it is influenced by film noir, 90’s[…]

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Daughter || Crowdfunding Picks We Dig

Daughter is based on the Parable of the Lost Son and follows Lilah, a 16 year old British-Pakistani Muslim girl who is searching for her place in the world. Since the death of her mother, Lilah has begrudgingly taken on her mum’s role in the family home. Frustrated by her[…]

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Coffee Chains || Crowdfunding Picks We Dig

Coffee Chains is a 10m Drama which is both motivational and comedic. Starring Megan Tremethick and Rory Wilton (Poldark, Doc Martin). Becky endures another mundane shift at the Coffee Shop until a series of customers force her to contemplate ditching the job forever. The film attempts to address the feelings[…]

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Crowdfunding Picks We Dig | Dance

A secondary campaign to finish a silent film for the digital age that explores modern courtship. A year ago, DANCE began with a concept — can we make a SILENT FILM for the digital age? It also began with a series of questions that form the theme of the piece[…]

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Wild (Indomptable) || Crowdfunding Picks We Dig

Supernatural short film set in rural 1930s, mixing a period-piece look with bold visuals inspired by Suspiria and Neon Demon. “You can tame wolves, but they will still be wolves.” Set in the 1930s, “Indomptable” (French: untameable; English title: Wild) follows Ida, a young French Canadian girl who, while spending[…]

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The Minimalist || Crowdfunding Pick We Dig

A solitary photographer is seduced into an exhilarating and unknown world. Thomas, a self-proclaimed recluse, is a photographer in New York City who sees the world through the lens of his camera. He approaches his photography—as well as his life—in a minimalist style, focusing on the purity and simplicity of[…]

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Crowdfunding Picks || A Good Man is Hard to Be

Inspired by Flannery O’Connor’s classic short story, help us finish this suspenseful thriller! Many things are easier said than done, and it’s only in the face of death when a person’s true colors are revealed. A GOOD MAN IS HARD TO BE is a short film that explores that idea[…]

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The Two of Us || Crowdfunding Picks We Dig

An LGBT short film about two young women at the end of their relationship. Amanda (Zoey Moses) and Sophia (Marlies Bell) have been consummating their love in an isolated cabin in the desert for quite some time, but Sophia’s desire to announce their relationship to the world and Amanda’s fear[…]

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Like Glass || Crowdfunding Pick We Dig

A daring Short Film that is both a celebration of the vibrant underground community of drag performers and club kids in NYC, as well as a look into some of the challenges that non-binary people face in daily life. A stylish, visceral, sometimes surreal look into the underground nightlife scene[…]

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