Bryan Poyser and Jake Vaughan of Switchfilm, the dynamic duo behind Austin feature Dear Pillow, are knee-deep in pre-production for their second feature, The Cassidy Kids. Following their impressive festival run, as well as their nomination for the Independent Spirits’ “Someone To Watch” award in February, there’s no rest for these wicked boys. They’re hard at work on the sophomore effort, the latest film from Burnt Orange Productions, which should have its debut feature (The Quiet, formerly titled Dot) premiering on the festival circuit soon.
To begin work on the film, Jake moved back to Austin, following a brief stint in L.A. Meanwhile, Bryan quite his dayjob, the dream of many filmmakers. Things seem to be shaping up, as more cast and crew are interviewed for the approaching start of principal photography. You can get all the updates on Bryan’s blog, as well as Jake’s blog. These guys certainly understand the power of blogging on a film production. So, you can now get The Cassidy Kids scoop, straight from the source(s). Enjoy.