This site uses cookies to deliver our services, improve performance, for analytics, and (if not signed in) for advertising. By using LibraryThing you acknowledge that you have read and understand our Terms of Service and Privacy Policy. Your use of the site and services is subject to these policies and terms.
  • LibraryThing
  • Book discussions
  • Your LibraryThing
  • Join to start using.

Care to make a film with Clive Barker?

Thing(amabrarian)s That Go Bump in the Night

Join LibraryThing to post.

This topic is currently marked as "dormant"—the last message is more than 90 days old. You can revive it by posting a reply.

Jun 24, 2011, 10:38am Top

A chap I know is collaborating on a film project with Clive Barker and is seeking some development money. Anyone interested in supporting a young film-maker should have a look at his pitch:


Jun 25, 2011, 3:33pm Top

Um, nope, sorry, I'm broke. :) But looks interesting. Best of luck.

Jun 25, 2011, 5:28pm Top

I think these Kickstarter folks are serving an invaluable role for people like the young film-maker in the OP. With the right opportunity, a decent amount of support, we can encourage the next generation of film-makers and see better work on-screen than we currently enjoy, thanks to the likes of Michael Bay, JJ Abrams, Zack Snyder, etc.

Jun 27, 2011, 6:18pm Top

Finally, there's something to thank Michael Bay for ;)

Jun 28, 2011, 3:42pm Top

"...thanks to the likes of Michael Bay, JJ Abrams, Zack Snyder, etc."

Who should be blinded like Oedipus and cast adrift on an ice flow with rabid polar bears...

Edited: Jun 29, 2011, 7:56pm Top

I'm ambivalent about Zack Snyder and don't really know much about JJ Abrams (except that he has some rabid fans). But Michael Bay... what you describe is too good for the likes of him.

(I mis-read post #3, thinking Michael Bay, JJ Abrams, Zack Snyder were behind Kickstarter.)

Jun 29, 2011, 8:18pm Top

JJ Abrams is not as bad as Michael Bay but he is still total crap.

Edited: Aug 15, 2011, 6:09pm Top

Quick update: the chap soliciting funds for his Clive Barker-produced movie made his pledge total and the last I heard, they had cast the central parts and were conducting makeup tests. So keep an eye out for "The Sickness" by Mark Miller...somewhere down the road.


This topic is not marked as primarily about any work, author or other topic.


No touchstones

About | Contact | Privacy/Terms | Help/FAQs | Blog | Store | APIs | TinyCat | Legacy Libraries | Early Reviewers | Common Knowledge | 136,506,925 books! | Top bar: Always visible