Mountains of Madness

A project in Los Angeles, CA by Lux Digital Pictures GmbH Partners

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"Mountains of Madness" will be an animated feature film based on H.P. Lovecraft's novella "At the Mountains of Madness"
Backers: 233
Average Pledge Per Backer: $64

Funded: $14,876 of $175,000
Dates: Jun 2nd -> Jul 17th (45 days)
Project By: Lux Digital Pictures GmbH Partners
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Latest News

Word from the mountaintop

July 6th - via:
Greeting Junior Mountaineers! Sorry for the radio silence, we've been pouring all our effort lately into trying to get a little media exposure for the movie and the KS campaign. This is going to be a little TLDR. So if you’re in a hurry, just go... (Read More)

Fireside Chat #3 Conversational Potpourri (Video)

June 18th - via:
Steve and Aaron talk about how they each found Lovecraft and generally geek out a little.  (Read More)

Fireside Chat #3 Conversational Potpourri

June 13th - via:
Creator chat Tonight, FRIDAY THE 13TH at 5 pm PST 8 pm EST Join Stephen and Aaron as they discuss their first introductions to Lovecraft and the Mythos, the animation process and answer your questions. Follow THIS link to join in and ask questions.  (Read More)

Another Race...

June 11th - via:
"Another race—a land race of beings shaped like octopi and probably corresponding to fabulous pre-human spawn of Cthulhu—soon began filtering down from cosmic infinity and precipitated a -monstrous war which for a time drove the Old Ones wholly... (Read More)

Kilian Eng "Mountains of Madness" Poster!

June 8th - via:
Prolific Illustrator and Designer Kilian Eng has agreed to create an exclusive poster for "Mountains of Madness" Kickstarter Backers! Known for His striking graphic style. Kilian Eng combines florid colour palettes with stark shadows to create iconic... (Read More)

Fireside Chat #2 Artistic Inspiration

June 6th - via:
Steve and Aaron discuss the artists who'll have a heavy influence on the look of the animated "Mountains of Madness". Check out these links for more info:  (Read More)

Fireside Chat #2

June 5th - via:
Join Aaron and Steve in a Google hang out to discuss the project tonight at 7pm PST, 10pm EST. Topics on hand are: Inspiration for visual design. Please come join us here:  (Read More)

Fireside Chat #1

June 4th - via:
Our first in a series of "fireside" chats with the Mountains of Madness team.   Stephen Sloan, Director & Instigator Q&A with Aaron Vanek, 2003 Howie Lifetime Achievement Award winner. Steve and Aaron sit down to discuss the film, it's... (Read More)

Video Post: Hello first wave Backers!

June 3rd - via:
Steve just wants to say "Hey!" and give you an Idea of what's coming down the road.  His hair is... a little bit mad scientist. He's been up a while.  Also, most awkward sign off yet. But Steve hopes to trump it in the future.  (Read More)

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