As you may remember from the last update, we made an unexpected trip to Berlin last month to meet with designers for 2 final interviews in order to ensure we had all the points needed to tell this story. Since then, we've been editing and animating away!
The exciting news today is that we finally have concrete dates as we approach the finish line. Here's our distribution schedule:
April 15: Premiere the film at the ByDesign Film Festival in Seattle (website is still in production, but you can see last year's line up here.
April 16: Streaming link to eligible Kickstarter supporters (anyone who donated $25 or more)
Spring/Summer 2017: Film tours festivals/events/institutions worldwide (get in touch if you would like to host a screening: firstname.lastname@example.org).
Summer 2017: DVD (and other incentives) mailed to eligible Kickstarter supporters
September 2017: DVD for sale online and Vimeo On Demand streaming available
Early 2018: Availability on other streaming platforms like iTunes and Amazon
While I was home, in the California Bay Area for the holidays, I had the chance to visit the Letterform Archive to do a little research into the Émigré collection they have there. Check out some of the wonderful pieces I saw: