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Proximity: An Original Sci-Fi Film

A project in Los Angeles, CA by Demeusy Pictures

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An exciting original story & professional grade feature film. Independently produced & financed for a worldwide theatrical release.
Backers: 57
Average Pledge Per Backer: $360

Funded: $20,527 of $20,000
Dates: Apr 11th -> May 11th (30 days)
Project By: Demeusy Pictures
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Latest News


May 10th - via:
OHHHHH MAAAAAAAAN!!!!! We just need $1,638 to cross the line! We are SO CLOSE. Only 3 hours to go! Who can bring us over the goal!?  (Read More)

Just Hours to Go!

May 10th - via:
Hey guys! We've got just hours left to go! We are so thankful for the amazing support we've received so far. We still have more to go and there is still time to pledge. If you haven't done so yet or have thought about upping your pledge amount, there... (Read More)

Video Update #5

May 5th - via:
Hey everyone! We have 5 days to the finish line so here's a video update!  You can help bring us over the line - let's do this! Share, up your pledge. Now's the time to get active and tell everyone you know! You guys are the ones who make this... (Read More)

One Week Countdown Begins!

May 3rd - via:
We are now entering the twilight zone… Starting today we have one week left to reach our goal! They say that the first week of a Kickstarter campaign is the busiest, the middle is the slowest and the end is a race toward the finish. We need... (Read More)

Building the Set

April 29th - via:
Hi guys! Here are some reference for the "ISRP Facility" that will be featured in Proximity. Part of these scenes will be filmed on location but most of it will be filmed on a set that we build. Part of the funding will go into building the main... (Read More)

Kickstarter Loves Us!

April 28th - via:
We've just been selected as a Kickstarter's "Projects We Love". Go check out our fancy purple heart-tag on our page! We're official!!! This is so exciting! We've got 12 days left to go, we can do this!! Tell a friend!!  (Read More)


April 28th - via:
This post is for backers only. Please visit and log in to read. (Read More)

50% Funded!!!

April 26th - via:
We are halfway to our goal!!! I couldn't be more grateful to those who have supported our campaign this far. I don't even know what to say. Hopefully the minions will be able to express my gratitude for now. Tell everyone you know! This is a huge... (Read More)

NEW Concept Art!

April 25th - via:
Why is Proximity so cool? ALIENS. Check out this BRAND NEW original piece of Proximity concept art by none other than Justin Goby Fields of Ironklad Studios (Dawn of the Planet of the Apes, Noah). An original take on the Grey race that humans have... (Read More)


April 23rd - via:
This is what my day has looked like so far...  Working on the second draft of Proximity. They say that writing is rewriting and it's true. You never shoot the first draft of a screenplay. It's the heart of any movie - the foundation on which your... (Read More)

Photo Journal: My Trip to NASA

April 20th - via:
Authenticity requires research. Go beyond your web browser. Hi everyone! Something cool that didn't make the page was photos from my research trip to NASA's Jet Propulsion Laboratory in Pasadena California. Research is something I find very important... (Read More)


April 20th - via:
This post is for backers only. Please visit and log in to read. (Read More)

Video Update #4: Story Sketches

April 18th - via:
Hey guys! A little insight into story sketches and the development process of Proximity. Aliens and Androids! This is the room where the story starts to turn into something visual. More to come! You'll need an HTML5 capable browser to see this... (Read More)

Who is Carl Miesner?

April 16th - via:
Carl Miesner is the most wanted man in the world. In 1979, a group of loggers had finished a day of work in the Alaskan wilderness just outside of Wrangell. On their way back to town, an unlikely encounter changed their lives forever. Carl had been... (Read More)

Introducing: The ISRP

April 15th - via:
The International Space Research Program (ISRP) is a top secret intelligence agency involved with extra terrestrial investigation. Their location, information, and jurisdiction is unknown. They are funded by the UN and the mass world population does... (Read More)

Video Update #3

April 15th - via:
 A quick video update during my commute. Some more updates later today! -Eric You'll need an HTML5 capable browser to see this content. Play Replay with sound Play with sound 00:00 00:00  (Read More)

The Exotic Locations of Proximity

April 14th - via:
One of the things that's so exciting about Proximity is where it takes place. The story begins in Los Angeles as we meet our main character Isaac. We follow him to work as a scientist for NASA and home on his commute through the L.A. Metro. After the... (Read More)

Video Update #2

April 14th - via:
Hey everyone I wanted to say hello again, so I made another video! This time you can check out the wall where our story meetings go down. This helps stay focused on the big picture of Proximity and hone it in to a certain look, feel and tone. We are... (Read More)

NEW Reward: Movie Prop!

April 13th - via:
Now you can reserve a prop from the film! Get a custom Sci-Fi gun that we create for the film OR another prop among different items of your choice. Only 4 available so get 'em quick! Sci-Fi prop guns are so cool especially when they are detailed and... (Read More)

Production Art

April 13th - via:
Here's a piece of production art you can find in the Kickstarter video. After our main character Isaac has his encounter, things get strange. He continues to see subliminal signs that make it difficult for him to focus on anything other than the... (Read More)

30% of Initial Goal Funded!

April 12th - via:
YOU GUYS! We are are already 30% of the way to our initial goal! That is awesome. This thing is running on nothing but word of mouth so far. That's the only way to keep this thing going. So tell people you backed us, share a link, tell your friends,... (Read More)

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