The Funny man
The Funny Man is a psychological horror thriller in the vein of PSYCHO, about an attractive young woman named RACHEL who offers a struggling bipolar comedian a ride home. Unfortunately, her simple act of kindness is rewarded with more than just a few harmlessjokes. Before the evening ends, RACHEL finds out that the comedian has a psychotic and extremely dangerous "twin brother" who derives pleasure from wearing a creepy sponge-like mask and video-taping his victims. A 10 episode video series based on THE FUNNY MAN feature script is currently showing exclusively on Dailymotion. Fans of psychological thrillers and horror movies alike love it!
$500K in marketing
10 episodes of THE FUNNY MAN, budgeted at $40,000 were filmed and edited over a 7-day period and streamed on www.dailymotion.com within 21 days of funding, garnering 50,000 views on Halloween, 2011 and over 250,000 views in the first 21 days of streaming. Almost 1M views later, THE FUNNY MAN video series continues to gain momentum and attract fans of horror and psychological thrillers alike. According to Dailymotion, the exposure for THE FUNNY MAN video series has the equivelent marketing value of $500K.
Hedging Our Bet
Creative marketing, tax incentives, talented crew members and an exceptional cast give THE FUNNY MAN leverage in the increasingly competitive, challenging and risky business of independent film production.