Indiegogo the Week with Cold Comfort – A Feature Film

By: Nicole D’Andria This week we’re showcasing something a bit different. We’re showcasing a differently crowdfunded project that’s a feature length film! I spoke with two key members of the film’s crew, including the writer/director Brandon Rhiness. I previously interviewed Brandon Rhiness about the comic book publishing company he co-founded, Higher Universe Comics. He’s written several of their titles, including Misfit, its spin-off series Elvis the Zombie, Chainsaw Reindeer and Stargirl. Some of his comics, such as Mental Case, are based on web series Brandon has created. He’s the director/writer…

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Talking with Higher Universe Comics Co-Founder Brandon Rhiness

By: Nicole D’Andria Learn more about the comic book company Higher Universe Comics from co-founder and writer Brandon Rhiness. He’s talking to us today about what it’s like to run a comic book company, his web series, the publisher’s future plans, and more! Brandon Rhiness Me: Why were you inspired to create Higher Universe Comics and how did you go about creating the company? Brandon Rhiness: I met co-creator Adam Storoschuk around 2003. We had similar interests and I was a writer and he was an artist. We both liked…

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