Roland West's "THE BAT" (1926) - on Blu-ray/DVD

A project in New York, NY by Ben Model

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The project: produce a new 2K restoration from a scan of archival 35mm, with a new score, for Blu/DVD/DCP in time for Halloween 2024
Backers: 681
Average Pledge Per Backer: $35

Funded: $23,770 of $18,200
Dates: Sep 20th -> Oct 5th (15 days)
Project By: Ben Model
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Latest News

Happy Silent Movie Day! – plus, we welcome another 66 backers

September 29th - via:
It's National Silent Movie Day today, and it seemed fitting to post another update today. I'd like to welcome the 66 fans (perhaps you're one of them) who've signed on to support the project since my last update on Sept 24. The total number of... (Read More)

FUNDED! – Roland West's "The Bat" (1926)

September 24th - via:
Hooray and CONGRATULATIONS!! The Kickstarter for bringing Roland West's THE BAT to home video just reached its funding goal! I'd like to thank you and the other 514 backers who've pledged and gotten us to this moment,  and have collectively funded... (Read More)

getting closer, and...we welcome 89 new backers

September 23rd - via:
Greetings, and happy Autumnal Equinox! Since my last update on Thursday afternoon, 89 more people have pledged to this Kickstarter. If you're one of them, thanks so much for joining in! The project is now 93% funded.  With 12 days to go, I'm quite... (Read More)

"Bat" gratitude - and hooray for day 1!

September 21st - via:
Greetings! Exactly 24 hours ago, I launched the Kickstarter campaign to restore and release THE BAT (1926), and you dove right in to support this. As of the moment I'm writing this, you and 387 other Bat-fans have pledged to the campaign and the... (Read More)

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