COMING IN JANUARY!
THORNS is an irreverent
dramedy set in present day Toronto, Canada. The show focuses on the 7
members of the St. Aloysius church youth group, showcasing each members personal journey. The group is thrown into
comic situations each webisode that test their faith and personal relationships. Like the majority of todays youth, they will discover more about
themselves and their true beliefs along the way.
THORNS is a series which shows both the positive and negative aspects of religion, and delves into its influence on youth.
ABOUT THE PRODUCTION TEAM
are a dedicated and extremely passionate group of Radio and Television
Arts students from Ryerson University. We're producing this web-series because we believe in bringing something viable to the world market with real-world
potential that will get us started in the media industry. We truly
want to produce an exceptional show, and we are dedicated to making it a reality.
With your help, we can make THORNS a web sensation. If you can spare any amount of money toward our project, you will be helping all our hard work to pay off. Plus, depending on your contribution, we'll provide a reward! See below in the Rewards section for details!
WHAT WE NEED
THORNS will spend the money on production costs, including:
- Lens rentals (approx. $600)
services (approx. $900)
- Web hosting and design ($55)
- Audio mixer ($100)
- Production assistant ($60)
- Props (approx. $30)
- Lighting equipment (approx. $20)
- Zoom external recorder ($200)
- Clapboard ($35)
All for the pilot webisode. Since we're going to make THORNS as professional as possible, we need the funds to support this undertaking. With a dedicated cast and crew already in place and starting on the project, we need funding to support our vision for the show. We've already invested in the production ourselves so you know we're completely committed to it!
WHAT YOU GET (besides Rewards)
To see an awesome cast and crew put together a similarly awesome show! To have helped a dedicated group of industry folks put together a professional and inspirational web-series! To make us extremely happy!
OTHER WAYS TO HELP
If your bank account is already groaning, we would really appreciate if you could spread the word about the show and our plead for funding. Please follow us on Twitter @THORNStv, Like our Facebook page, visit our main site, and visit our YouTube channel to keep up to date with our behind-the-scenes footage and material!