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Espresso Manifesto Short Animated Film

A project in Marquette, MI by Shaun Pitz

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When life hands you beans, make coffee. The question is, where did that savory cup of coffee come from? An alternate roast of reality.
Backers: 96
Average Pledge Per Backer: $88

Funded: $8,465 of $8,000
Dates: Apr 7th -> May 7th (30 days)
Project By: Shaun Pitz
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Latest News

Cutting Room Floor

May 6th - via:
Hello everyone! There have been many instances where I've spent a good bit of time working on something for Espresso Manifesto, and when it comes down to it, I have to cut it from the film. The first clip is one such example, these poor fellas won't... (Read More)

Interview with The Morton Report!

May 3rd - via:
Hello! I've done an extended interview with The Morton Report, and they have just posted it in their popular Graphic Language column! I'm really happy with the results and also flattered by their interest. Bill Baker, the journalist that covered the... (Read More)

Shaun Pitz on Espresso Manifesto

May 1st - via:
Given that I concentrate so much on covering comics, it’s sometimes easy for me to forget that there are plenty of projects being done in the other arts and mediums that are worthy of coverage here. Still, every now and then something comes along that instantly grabs my attention and I know in my gut that I need to talk with the creators behind it. (Read More)

Sneak Peak

April 29th - via:
We have officially hit the final week of the Kickstarter campaign!   While it will be a very nerve wracking week as the project attempts to climb this mountain, I'm very excited and overwhelmed with the support I have received over the last three... (Read More)

Only Ten Days Left!

April 26th - via:
First off, yesterday was fantastic, I have to thank everyone that pledged and helped out in support, it was really great! Hopefully the push will continue into the weekend, we're going to need it as the Kickstarter campaign comes down to the last few... (Read More)

New Reward Alert: Custom Coffee Tumblers!

April 25th - via:
A brand new reward tier: custom stainless steel coffee tumblers!  These are very high quality, stainless steel interior tumblers.  Your choice between three different designs!  (Read More)

Over half way home!

April 23rd - via:
Hello everyone! The campaign has eclipsed the half way point, and now my nerves shall rumble!  Thank you so much for your support, it really, truly, honestly means so much.  I've been busy designing the artwork for the DVD cover and I've posted an... (Read More)

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