SKYWATCH: a sci-fi short

A project in San Francisco, CA by Colin Levy

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When two teenagers hack into a drone delivery system, they soon find themselves targeted - and scrambling to cover their tracks.
Backers: 490
Average Pledge Per Backer: $108

Funded: $52,928 of $35,000
Dates: Feb 15th -> Mar 8th (21 days)
Project By: Colin Levy
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Latest News

Seth MacFarlane, NBCU Adapting Sci-Fi Short Film Skywatch for Series

August 27th - via:
SKYWATCH is a sci-fi proof of concept written & directed by Colin Levy. Six years in the making, funded via Kickstarter, and crafted by volunteering artists across the world. (Read More)

1st Stretch Goal Reached!

March 7th - via:
The impossible has happened. We just crested our 45K stretch goal for Skywatch! Which means that we've got enough to finance our film's opening sequence, in addition to the visual effects. I'm over the moon. Huge thanks to our generous backers! We... (Read More)

Last 24 hours!

March 7th - via:
Hey all! Just a quick update.  We have less than 18 hours left before the doors close - and we're only $1,672 short of our 45K stretch goal! Can we make it? Time is flying - now's the time to blast this thing out for a final push. I've seen so many... (Read More)

About our "Cold Open" (1st Stretch Goal)

March 5th - via:
Hey again folks! I'm still getting over the awesomeness of last week - with just about two days to go, we're closing in on 40K in pledges for SKYWATCH. The end is nigh! I wanted to talk about our potential "cold open," since that's what our 45K... (Read More)

Kickstarter Goal Reached!

February 28th - via:
Skywatchers-We just exceeded 350 backers - and crossed our primary Kickstarter goal of $35K! This means we can now confidently forge ahead on the remaining visual effects for SKYWATCH - with help from paid artists. This is HUGE. We are so honored... (Read More)

Press! And... the Oscars!

February 27th - via:
Hey backers! We're really closing in on our Kickstarter goal! With 328 backers, we're 96% of the way there. (And looking ahead - 75% to our first stretch goal!) THANK YOU all for your amazing support! Two bits of news: First, yesterday our project... (Read More)

Week One - and getting close!

February 22nd - via:
Hello Skywatch backers!  When we launched this campaign one week ago we had no idea what to expect. Today, we're just $650 shy of THIRTY THOUSAND dollars, pledged by over 250 backers. That's right - we're over 80% of the way towards our goal, with... (Read More)

Crowdfund This: In SKYWATCH, Corporations Abuse Their Power

February 20th - via:
Skywatch is an original sci-fi short that I've been working on for the past couple years. This project is designed to stand alone as a fun and gripping piece of entertainment (Read More)

Amazing Start

February 19th - via:
Wow - I'm sorta picking my jaw off the floor right now. We're only four days into this campaign, and we just crossed 200 backers and $25,000 pledged to SKYWATCH! Geesh. Huge THANK YOU from me and the whole SKYWATCH team for giving us such an amazing... (Read More)

First 48 Hours

February 17th - via:
Holy smokes! I had no idea what to expect Wednesday morning when I hit that "Launch' button. But two days into our campaign for SKYWATCH, already 160 people have backed the project - raising over $12,000 in pledges so far. (!) Just wanted to send... (Read More)

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