The Romance of Loneliness

Feature Film by Sarah Ledbetter and Matteo Servente
raised of $7,500 goal
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This campaign started on Aug 05 and closed on September 15, 2010 (11:59pm PT).
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This campaign ended on September 15, 2010
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  • $15USD
    RICHARD - character sponsor

    Birdwatcher, aspiring poet and novelist, tolerant long-distance boyfriend of Amanda--up to a point. Keeps a small Yoda figurine on his windowsill as a talisman.

    9 claimed

  • $25USD

    If you ask these folks what they do, they'll say they're farmers, and mean it, cuz it ain't what you do, it's how, that really counts. And they've learned: never small talk with mother nature.

    14 claimed


    FATHER RON - character sponsor

    Too sexy to be a loner, but it's how he keeps his soul from worrying about appearances. Father Ron walks to the wedding from up the road. He is seasoned, poetic, kind, intellectual and he can hum Debussy with surprising finesse.

    10 out of 10 claimed

  • $75USD
    CRISTINA & JULIA - sponsor

    The girls met on the playground at age 10 and just kept going. Cristina is Amanda's admiring little cousin and a tiny supernova that can't keep track of itself; Julia is an unwitting ninja with a beatific smile and terrific aim... or something like that.

    1 out of 15 claimed

  • $100USD
    CONSUELO - character sponsor

    Legendary Memphis musician avoiding the spotlight. A tempered flame who never managed the art of small talk. Does grunt work of keeping this damn farm up and running while mentoring his apprentice farmhands. Hosting the wedding of Cristina & Julia.

    4 out of 12 claimed

  • $200USD
    MARGOT - character sponsor

    Amanda’s big sister. Has a laugh that could charm a monkey out of his bananas--if only she weren't so busy tying her own hands behind her back, or sparking harmless quarrels with elusive men.

    4 out of 6 claimed

  • $300USD
    MINA - character sponsor

    Amanda’s grandmother, Southern spitfire, romantic, pragmatic, convinced that fairy tales really do come true. Accepts gifts from the universe. Swears like an Italian pirate.

    2 out of 6 claimed

  • $500USD
    AMANDA - character sponsor

    A misfired pistol with a killer chirp, rough and delicate, who acknowledges she tries too hard at everything. An unintentional heroine, she turns up to her cousin's wedding shoeless.

    3 out of 10 claimed

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