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Project of the Day: Facing Life with a 'Broken Leg'

Indiewire By Indiewire | Indiewire April 2, 2012 at 10:30AM

Here's your daily dose of an indie film in progress; at the end of the week, you'll have the chance to vote for your favorite.
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Here's your daily dose of an indie film in progress; at the end of the week, you'll have the chance to vote for your favorite.

In the meantime: Is this a movie you’d want to see? Tell us in the comments.

"Broken Leg"

Tweetable Logline:

Karla needs a student loan. If she babysits her brother-in-law who has a broken leg and overcomes his hijinks, endless college is hers.

Elevator Pitch:

'Broken Leg' is about Karla, a perennial college student who's afraid to face the real world. She needs her older sister, Kate, to co-sign on yet another student loan. As a test, Kate asks Karla to babysit her husband, Theo, who recently broke his leg. Karla thinks this will be an easy way to prove her responsibility but little does she know that Kate and Theo are expecting a baby. So Theo views this weekend as his last chance to party before becoming a father. 'Broken Leg' is a movie about the helpless learning to help each other.

 

Production Team:

Director: Kieran Thompson
Producers: Case Barden and
Director of Photography: Bret Kalmbach

About the Production:

"Everyone on this project is young and poor but hungry to make a feature film. We believe in heartfelt comedies and the power they have to bring people together. We want to make you laugh and we want you to feel. 'Broke Leg' has all those elements and we know we can damn good movie. The only thing stopping us is the money and this is where we need you help. Back us on Kickstarter or 'Like' us on Facebook and come join us in Arizona this Summer to make 'Broken Leg'. Thank you for your support." -Case Barden
 
Current Status:
 
We are raising funds on Kickstarter.
 
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