Monday, 3 October 2011
VINYLMANIA LAUNCHES CROWD-FUNDING CAMPAIGN
VINYLMANIA LAUNCHES A CROWD-FUNDING CAMPAIGN - "The 33 in 45".
$33,000 in 45 day - Kickstarter campaign launches to fund the VINYLMANIA special double edition DVD set
ABOUT THE FILM
The 75 minute feature length documentary is an epic love story filled with fascinating characters and internationally recognized artists including PHILIPPE COHEN SOLAL (Gotan Project), WINSTON SMITH (Dead Kennedys, Green Day record sleeve artist), PETER SAVILLE (Joy Division, New Order record sleeve artist) and DJ KENTARO (2002 DMC World DJ Champion).
Devotion, ecstasy, infatuation, agony – all feelings that the director of the film, Paolo Campana, has experienced from childhood and shares with like-minded record collectors, Djs, musicians and artists (the said vinylmaniacs) in the documentary.
Also featuring: SANJU CHIBA (Elp corp. Laser Turntable), EDDIE PILLER (producer Acid Jazz/DJ), THE KARMINSKY EXPERIENCE (DJ) JEROME SYDEHNAM (DJ), G.RINA (DJ/producer), KEY KOBAYASHI (Routine Jazz/DJ), THE MILLIONAIRE (Combustible Edison), PHILIP JECK (music performer), BOB GEORGE (ARC/Archive of Contemporary Music, New York), RICH MEDINA (DJ), CHRISS DE GAN (collector), DANIEL BINDER (record dealer), JOEL STONES (Tropicalia In Furs)
And... GZ (vinyl factory - Czech Republic), ARC/Archive of Contemporary Music (New York) and record stores: AMOEBA RECORDS, 101RECORDS STORE, GROOVES (San Francisco), ROUGH TRADE, INTOXICA, PHONICA (London), TROPICALIA IN FURS (New York), DISK UNION (Tokyo), BINDERPHON (Prague), SPACE HALL (Berlin)...
Here's a trailer...
ABOUT THE CAMPAIGN
Now VINYLMANIA is launching a crowdfunding bid on KICKSTARTER - the largest funding platform for creative projects in the world!
Their goal? To raise the money to bring the music documentary onto a special edition dvd to distribute worldwide.
Presented with a cover sleeve created for the film by the notable American artist, Winston Smith (Dead Kennedys, Green Day record sleeves), the special edition double dvd set will include:
- The 75 minute documentary film Vinylmania with booklet insert
- Exclusive bonus material filmed with outtakes from the film and short personal stories from artists, collectors, Djs and Musicians, records stores, labels and other curiosities from the groove of vinyl records. With: Klaus Flouride (lead bassist of the Dead Kennedys), Richie Hawtin (alias Plastikman), V.Vale (Re/search publisher), DJ's from Luxuria Music internet radio in LA, Disk Union (Tokyo), Rough Trade (London), Amoeba (San Francisco) and other hidden away records store on the planet.
PLEASE MAKE YOUR DONATIONS HERE
More information about the film can be found at www.vinylmaniafilm.com