Darren Kelleher, a renowned Irish actor from Cork, Ireland has announced that he will be seeking public support on Kickstarter to crowdfund his new project, ‘Empire of Dirt’. It is a remarkable feature film taking people back to the 18th century Ireland where a wild band of natives struggles to keep their delicate settlement from dissolving into anarchy. Darren is also the Founder of Actors Vision Ireland & Bolt Productions and has been working and training as an actor for over 24 years.
For the past 15 years, Darren has been with AV3 Productions Ireland, working as production manager, editor, camera operator and director on projects ranging mainly in film and television. AV3 have a substantial track record of production with RTE. Darren has decided to involve the community in the making of this amazing feature film and will be seeking support on Kickstarter. The goal of this project is to raise €35,000 by Thursday April 27, 2017 and everyone is welcome to back it on Kickstarter.
“Empire of Dirt is a feature film project based on an original, fictional story set in 1719 Ireland,” said Darren Kelleher while introducing the film. “60 years before present day there was a major event that changed our characters’ lives and landscape forever and at present day (1719), these inhabitants are still struggling to re-establish order and identity while living in the ashes of what used to be.” He added while explaining the plot in an interview.
Empire of Dirt will be filmed on a RED (www.red.com) cinematic camera in 5K raw resolution format at 24fps, and 2.33:1 aspect ratio and feature will be shot in Ireland during summer 2017. All funds raised through this Kickstarter campaign will play a major role in the cast, crew, post production, equipment hire, costumes, locations and accommodations, etc. and everyone is welcome to back Darren on Kickstarter using the link below:
About This Project:
Empire of Dirt is an upcoming Irish feature film that will take the viewers back to the 18th century Ireland. The plot of this film is as exciting as its storyline and filming locations. The makers are now seeking public support on Kickstarter and everyone is welcome to back this project and make it a success.
Company Name: BOLT Productions
Contact Person: Darren Kelleher
City: Cork City