In his first major move as CEO of Focus Features, Peter Schlessel and his team at the newly consolidated Universal label acquired domestic rights to Zach Braff’s Kickstarter-funded dramedy “Wish I…
After exploring twenty-something Millennial malaise in his 2004 hit "Garden State," Zach Braff shifts his attention to mid-thirties, post-marital anomie in "Wish I Was Here."
A crowd of desperate fans gathered outside the premiere of Zach Braff’s “Wish I Was Here” at Sundance on Saturday morning. Many of them had donated to the Kickstarter campaign Braff launched in May…
When Zach Braff's $5 million dramedy "Wish I Was Here" premieres Jan. 18, it will be one of 20 Sundance films funded through Kickstarter, alongside six financed via Indiegogo. As the number of…
Sundance Institute has added two films to next month’s film festival — Zach Braff’s Kickstarter-funded film “Wish I Was Here” to the Premieres section and Kevin Smith’s “Clerks” for a special “From…
The much-anticipated “Veronica Mars” movie is hitting theaters March 14, 2014 — fittingly, a year and a day after a Kickstarter campaign was launched to bring the fan-favorite show to the big screen…
Three months after a high-profile Kickstarter campaign funded Zach Braff’s “Wish I Was Here,” the indie drama’s shoot has been among the most active productions in Los Angeles. “The dailies look…
Spike Lee has turned to Kickstarter to raise $1.25 million in funds in the next 30 days for a new film that’s known for now as “The Newest Hottest Spike Lee Joint.” Lee is among most high-profile…
Fresh off his Kickstarter success in funding a film follow-up to "Garden State," Zach Braff has booked his Broadway debut in the upcoming musical adaptation of "Bullets Over Broadway."
On Kickstarter, talent should stick to what made them popular, not look for a departure.