2015 Kickstarter Film Festival

Photo courtesy of Kickstarter Film Festival

Kickstarter will present its annual film festival highlighting a diverse slate of independent films funded on Kickstarter. The festival program includes hits from Sundance, innovative animation and one knockout documentary.

The two-act film festival program includes:

Screening at 7 pm

  • What We Do In the Shadows: Three vampires navigate the complexities of modern life. From the creators of the HBO series Flight of the Conchords. Directors: Jemaine Clement & Taika Waititi
  • Afronauts: Inspired by true events, a team of Zambian misfits races to beat America to the moon. Director: Frances Bodomo

Screening at 9:20 pm

  • T-Rex: The true story of a teenage girl — Claressa “T-Rex” Shields — who becomes the one of first women to box in the Olympic Games. Directors: Zackary Canepari & Drea Cooper
  • Submarine Sandwich: The strangest sandwich we’ve ever seen, in stop-motion animation. Director: PES
  • World of Tomorrow: This stunning, award-winning animated short introduces us to Emily as she gets a startling visit from her future (cloned) self. Director: Don Hertzfeldt



Regal Houston Marq'e Stadium 23 and IMAX
7620 Katy Fwy.
Houston, TX 77024


Admission is free with RSVP.
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