Welcome to Curiosity, written by Darren Ripley and directed by Ben Pickering is the World’s first film to have raised the production budget entirely through equity crowd funding. The film’s £200,000 ($240,000) budget was raised in three rounds of equity crowd funding by producers Ben Pickering and Darren Ripley.
This British crime thriller explores five parallel storylines webbed into each other one way or the other. “ A heist gone wrong, a serial killer on the rampage, a lunatic missing from the asylum, a vulnerable girl mixed up with a predatory man and a salesman with a vivid imagination. All with just one thing in common; an insatiable curiosity which may ultimately cost them their lives. “ says its official website as the synopsis of the movie which is very interesting.
Welcome to Curiosity with an ensemble cast including, Amrita Acharia, Jack Ashton, Richard Blackwood, Kacey Clarke, Lili Bordán, Stephen Marcus, Finn Corney and many took 8months to complete its principal photography that happened at Cornwall, Kent and London. Prominent locations included Goonhilly Satellite Earth Station on Cornwall’s Lizard peninsula, Mimi’s American Diner in Bugle and Fort Borstal outside Rochester, Kent.
This movie with a runtime of 94minutes, Produced by Shooting Tiger Pictures in association with Taffy Boy Films and being released by Salt Film Releasing has already hit the big screens across North America on May 5th.
The UK premier happened yesterday ( 4th of June ) in association with Leeftail and Glamourogue magazine and the event was a grand gala success. Welcome to Curiosity’s UK premier witnessed some of the top technicians from Hollywood which grabbed the attention of many. The movie will play across screens in UK and be available in DVD/BluRay and Digital HD from June 8th.