GOAL! Crowdfunding Campaign for New Film by CHINA BLUE Director Peled

     |    Sunday May 25th, 2014

Micha X. Peled, director of “The Globalization Trilogy” which traces in reverse the journey of clothing like jeans from big box retailers like Wal-Mart (STORE WARS) via exploitative labor conditions in a Chinese jeans factory (CHINA BLUE) to the Monsanto-drenched cotton fields in India (“Bitter Seeds”), is currently crowdfunding his latest documentary. It’s called “Goal! 

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Slumming on Kickstarter?

     |    Saturday June 1st, 2013

by Andrew Horn A few weeks ago I wrote about the arguably questionable use of Kickstarter in financing the “Veronica Mars” movie, and speculated on the slippery slope that it might engender. I found the whole thing sort of weird, but considering it was probably the only way to make something where the rights were 

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Mission to Veronica Mars

     |    Friday March 15th, 2013

by Andrew Horn Yesterday I was all but conked on the head by something that popped up on IMDB. For the one or two of you haven’t already heard, it seems that the producers and stars of the tv show “Veronica Mars” had started a campaign to turn the property into a movie. They wanted 

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