Crusader's Tale: Season Two

A project in Janesville, WI by Brad Allen

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A multi-season long historical fiction film series about a crusader knight's journey to save his family and protect the innocent.
Backers: 18
Average Pledge Per Backer: $285

Funded: $5,128 of $5,000
Dates: Jul 31st -> Sep 29th (60 days)
Project By: Brad Allen
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Latest News

Goal reached! Thank you all!

September 28th - via:
Thank you to all of our backers for your generous support of this film series! Your contributions have helped make an amazing opportunity possible, for our creative team to be able to continue to tell a unique and thrilling story that we hope our... (Read More)

So many exciting projects in the works

September 25th - via:
Our creative team is simultaenously working on another film project, a comedy skit about a hilarious encounter between a social media star and the mythical creature, Sasquatch. We can't wait to get to work on Crusader's Tale Season Two soon, and we... (Read More)

Newspaper story!

September 5th - via:
Exciting news! Literally. Our series has been featured in a news story! A local paper in our area of operations shared the story about how we made season one happen, and is helping to get the word out about season two. Check it out!... (Read More)

Meet the Music Composer

August 29th - via:
Meet the Composer: Francisco Marques Francisco is a Portuguese student currently residing and studying in Austria. He is creating an original soundtrack for the Crusader’s Tale franchise, and his music will appear in all episodes and promotional... (Read More)

Meet the Crew: Part 4

August 28th - via:
Meet the Crew: Part 4 Amanda Worley Amanda was one of the directors of Episode 1 in the first season of the series. Career/education background: MATC for TV/Video Production & Marketing Management Favorite genre of movies: sci-fi/fantasy Favorite... (Read More)

Meet the Crew: Part 3

August 27th - via:
Meet the Crew: Part 3 Kassandra Arnold Director of Photography; Assistant Producer Favorite genre of movies: Horror & Thriller Favorite types of music: Country, rap, punk rock and hip hop Favorite food: Any Mexican style dish Career background:... (Read More)

Meet the Crew: Part 2

August 26th - via:
Meet the Crew: Part Two Robert Webb Assistant Director of Photography Robert helped direct Episode 1 in the first season of the series. Career background: Custom bike builder/fabricator Favorite musician: Prince Favorite movies: Star Wars Favorite... (Read More)

Meet The Crew: Part 1

August 26th - via:
Meet the Crew: Part 1 ~ Shoutout to one of our directors, Elissa Dynes ~ She directed several scenes which will appear in Episodes 1, 2, & 3 of the first season of Crusader’s Tale. 🛡️🛡️🛡️ Elissa Dynes University of Dubuque... (Read More)

Meet the characters: Part 7 ( William)

August 24th - via:
Meet the characters: Part 7 Sir William Lothar, of Land’s End Templar Knight, disgraced soldier, English Nobleman, soldier, fugitive, deserter — fled the field of battle; befriends the enemy. Name meaning: Famous warrior, protector, he who fights... (Read More)

Meet the characters: Part 6 (Fadi)

August 23rd - via:
Meet the characters: Part 6 Fadi ibn Abdallah bin Al-Maza Allah-Hu’Dat Fadi, son of Abdallah, father hailing from Al-Maza, Syria; son of Zoya, mother hailing from Al-Kiswah, Syria. Name meaning: The faithful one; he who walks with God; he who is... (Read More)

Meet the charcters: Part 5 (Tannar)

August 22nd - via:
Meet the characters: Part 5 Tannar Grimwald, of Nottingham, England Knights Hospitalier, Sergeant-at-Arms, English Right-hand man to King Richard I the Lionheart “It is our honor to serve in this noble and holy quest.” Portrayed by Devan Millard... (Read More)

Meet the characters: Part 4 (Katerine)

August 21st - via:
Katerine Kohlstedt, of Augsburg, Germany Herbalist, healer, medicine maker, doctor. Appears in episode 3 of the series’ first season. She is an adventurer who owns a medicine shop in the city of Acre. “It is your deeds that make you who you are.... (Read More)

Meet the characters: Part 3 (Season One)

August 20th - via:
Meet the characters: Part 3 Kanatashi Liana Member of the Kanatashi family, from the village of Haguri. Treasure hunter, and exiled former bodyguard (onna bugeisha) to the Oda clan leader. Hails from the island of Honshu, Japan. “I made a promise,... (Read More)

Meet the characters: Part 2 (Guy)

August 19th - via:
Monsieur Guy le Roussant de Chateaux Vermilles is a French nobleman and member of the Knights Templar military order. He appears in episode 2 of season one, which releases in January 2024. Portrayed by Kyle Schlueter.  (Read More)

Meet the characters: Part 1 (Dazar)

August 19th - via:
Dazar Ibrahim is an Afro-Hebrew village leader and farmer in Palestine. His character will appear in episode 2 of season one in January 2024. His village is called Migdal zer Gad. Portrayed by Melvin Gomez.  (Read More)

Official teaser trailer is live on YouTube!

August 18th - via:
ICYMI: The official teaser trailer for season one is out NOW! Go check it out on YouTube! We are wrapping up production and edits on season one this fall, and will deliver upon rewards as soon as possible prior to the promised delivery date of... (Read More)

Amazing progress

August 10th - via:
A huge thank-you to everyone who has donated so far! Thank you for your generosity! Our team has 49 days to go and has been making some amazing progress with finding community sponsors in our local area is southern Wisconsin. Thank you, and we... (Read More)

new website!!

August 8th - via:
I have launched a brand new website to help promote films, including the Crusader’s Tale series! Please check out Stay tuned for more updates soon!  (Read More)

BTS photos (part 2)

August 4th - via:
More behind the scenes photos from a recent shoot on July 29!  (Read More)

BTS photos (part one)

August 4th - via:
The crew, hard-at-work on-set in June & July!  (Read More)

Will and Fadi

August 3rd - via:
The main characters in the first season of this series, William and Fadi, begin as enemies and then find themselves as friends. Their journey together through the Holy Land is full of danger. William’s decision to spare Fadi’s life sets in motion... (Read More)

sneak peek photos

August 3rd - via:
A few promotional photos from on-set recently! Don’t worry, there’s plenty of more exclusive promo photos and posters reserved for those who chose that reward option when donating! 😎 We can’t wait to share more details in the days and weeks... (Read More)

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