6/23/14 – St. Louis, Mo
Filmmaker and actress Eli DeGeer will play the lead role in STOPLIGHT, directed by Eric Stanze.
DeGeer played supporting parts to lead roles in short films and commercials before starring in CHINA WHITE SERPENTINE (2003), co-directed by Eric Stanze and Robin Garrels. CHINA WHITE SERPENTINE received high praise in reviews from around the globe. For its ten-year anniversary, CHINA WHITE SERPENTINE was invited to screen as the Special Showcase Selection of the 2013 PollyGrind Film Festival in Las Vegas, Nevada.
DeGeer directed the short film NOTEWORTHY (2012) which won a Women Filmmakers Award Of Merit at the 2012 Best Shorts Competition, La Jolla, California.
She has just completed playing a lead role in the web series THE KILLERS RESOLUTE, directed by Chris Grega, slated for release later this year.
Wicked Pixel Cinema’s STOPLIGHT is a road-trip odyssey, a stark thriller, and a harrowing descent into madness. The film is directed by award-winning indie film veteran Eric Stanze, who helmed the critically-acclaimed films RATLINE, DEADWOOD PARK, SCRAPBOOK, and ICE FROM THE SUN. Stanze was the 2nd Unit director for horror hit STAKE LAND and Official Selection of the Sundance and Cannes Film Fests, WE ARE WHAT WE ARE.
To fuel up the production budget for STOPLIGHT, Wicked Pixel Cinema has launched an Indiegogo campaign. Please support this unique film by driving directly here.
The STOPLIGHT Indiegogo campaign perks include a numbered, limited edition advance poster. Only 100 of these posters will ever be printed. It will be autographed by director Eric Stanze, star Eli DeGeer, and the rest of the cast and crew. Additional perks include actual props used in the filming of STOPLIGHT, an autographed copy of the screenplay, YOUR NAME in the credits of the film (includes submission to imdb.com), and much more.
STOPLIGHT is from production company Wicked Pixel Cinema, which has been creating award-winning independent film for global release since 1995.