Screen Scene: Local film news

MASKED & ANONYMOUS: A still from the Asheville-shot film 'DimLand.' Writer/director Peter Collins Campbell has launched a Kickstarter campaign to fund the feature-length project's postproduction costs. Photo courtesy of Campbell

Chicago-based filmmaker Peter Collins Campbell has launched a Kickstarter campaign to complete postproduction on his feature-length debut DimLand, which was shot on location in Asheville. The narrative work — about a melancholic young woman who, with her boyfriend in tow, visits her uncle’s secluded mountain cabin and encounters a mysterious masked figure — was filmed on the local property that houses co-star Nate Wise’s family’s half-built cottage.

Backer rewards range from being thanked in the film’s credits and receiving a high-definition download of the finished work to a comprehensive package that includes an executive producer credit. The campaign runs through Thursday, Aug. 29. Campbell says he and his cast and crew “absolutely look to host [local] screenings once the whole thing is complete, and look forward to coming back.” avl.mx/6fb

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Edwin Arnaudin is a staff writer for Mountain Xpress. He also reviews films for ashevillemovies.com and is a member of the Southeastern Film Critics Association (SEFCA) and North Carolina Film Critics Association (NCFCA). Follow me @EdwinArnaudin

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