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THE SUSPECT | a thriller

A project in Elverson, PA by Modoc Spring

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Confusion & stress engulf a small all-white town when an African-American stranger appears in the wake of a masked armed robbery.
Backers: 213
Average Pledge Per Backer: $118

Funded: $25,172 of $25,000
Dates: Jun 16th -> Jul 16th (30 days)
Project By: Modoc Spring
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Latest News

Film shot locally gets 5 nods at American Black Film Festival

July 20th - via:
POTTSTOWN, PA - “The Suspect” recently made a splash in Miami, and nearly brought home some awards to boot. The movie, which wrapped up filming in September and was filmed locally, had its world premiere on June 20 at the American Black Film Festival. It was one of about 25 films selected to show at the festival from as many as 1,000 submissions, and one of just four competing for awards. (Read More)

Less Than Two Hours To Go

July 16th - via:
If you have looked at THE SUSPECT IMDB page I’m sure you’ve read the plot line: Two African American social scientists pose as bank robbers in an effort to understand the racial dynamics of small-town law enforcement. However, their experiment... (Read More)

The Chimes of Midnight: Twelve Hours To Go

July 15th - via:
It's been a quick ride, and it's coming to an end rather suddenly. Particularly since most of you will be sleeping instead of surfing Kickstarter for much of the time we have remaining in the campaign. So, we're going to sweeten the pot a bit before... (Read More)

Preparing for Success

July 15th - via:
We entered the weekend 62 percent funded. Right now – with 16 hours to go – we have pushed the needle to 85 percent. And we are watching many of our backers add to our final push by tweeting, emailing, Facebooking and even publically calling out... (Read More)

Why This Film Isn't About Giant Robots Fighting Giant Aliens

July 13th - via:
I have no interest in being opportunistic, and hope I'm not perceived that way with this update, but with the results of the jury deliberation in the Trayvon Martin murder trial that came across the airwaves last night, I can't help thinking that the... (Read More)

A Sneak Peak at The Suspect Novel...

July 12th - via:
The Suspect Act One A Controlled Environment 1 . Gravel crunched as the gray Ford sedan pulled to a stop under the carport in front of the Northstar Motel. The place was on the far outskirts of St. Paul and crouched in the late summer dusk on the... (Read More)

This Is What We're Working Toward, People

July 12th - via:
Please help us get there...  (Read More)

Need Proof I've Been Trying to Make Movies Since I Was a Kid?

July 12th - via:
Check out this relic from the silent era. (No corduroy was harmed during the making of this picture) Now between this and the instant personal haiku I'm offering for nearly every pledge, it has to be pretty clear that I'm determined to make out... (Read More)

Where Can We See The Suspect?

July 8th - via:
We’ve had two big questions related to the friends and family screening award: 1. Where will the Philadelphia screening of The Suspect take place? 2. Could you also offer a local (Elverson - Morgantown area) screening of The Suspect? This update... (Read More)

A New Reward

July 7th - via:
A lot of potential supporters liked the look of our last update (where we shared our poster art), but the signed, limited edition offered as a reward is a bit out of their comfort zone for a donation. We get it. We want to make it as easy as possible... (Read More)

So, What Does The Poster Look Like?

June 30th - via:
That’s a great question.  The poster is a large-format, glossy print just like you see in the theaters. The printer – Nittany Valley Offset – is one of the oldest and most respected printing companies in the Mid-Atlantic and New England... (Read More)

We’re Back From Miami

June 24th - via:
We had a very productive trip to the American Black Film Festival. Our first screening was very well attended – about 80 percent of a 500-seat house – and the audience gasped, laughed and reacted at all the right moments. The discussion during... (Read More)

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