Tom Savini: Death Island Movie Pitch

A good friend of Faded Industry needs your help! Tom Savini has a movie in the works and has started and Indiegogo campaign to bring the idea to life! He is looking to raise $1,000,000 to film this feature length movie using 100% of the money raised for budget. Tom is a seasoned veteran within the film industry, he is an experienced actor, director and producer with a capable team who is ready to start production once budget is secured. From movies like Friday the 13th all the way to Django Unchained, Savini has an illustrious career in the film and horror genre.

Want to help to fund Death Island?

Tom Savini, a legend in the horror genre, is set to direct a script that he helped write that will re-invent the zombie film. This is a very personal film for Savini. After directing the 1990 remake of Night of the Living Dead, Tom said he would never want to direct another zombie film until he felt he could make them scary again. And with Tom Savini’s Death Island he feels that time has come. And with your help, he will get this chance to bring this ground breaking film to life and out to the fans. So we’re calling on all you zombie lovers and horror fans the world over to help us make this film.


These are the various levels of involvement available to help fund Death Island:

$10 – Legion of the Undead

Who doesn’t want to be involved in a Zombie film? Well here’s your chance to be a part of one that will set the bar for Zombie films going forward. And it will be directed by the man who helped make Zombies scary in the first place! For your contribution you’ll receive backer updates through out the production, your name in the credits of the movie and be a part of zombie movie history!

$25 – Savini’s Indiegogo Army

First up you’ll get your name in the credits and backer updates. On top of that we’ll email you a copy of the script after the film is released. You’ll also be entered into a drawing that could land you an Exclusive prop, autographed by Tom Savini and used in the film!

$100 – Zombie Horde

You will get all of the above as well as an autographed picture of Tom Savini from the set! You’ll also get an Indiegogo Backer Exclusive DVD that will have some very cool behind the scenes goodies that won’t be available anywhere else! This exclusive DVD will only be going out to Indiegogo backers.

$250 – Leaders of the Undead

And here’s where it gets JUICY! As a $250 backer you will not only receive all of the items from the previous packages but you will also receive an autographed copy of the Limited Edition Collector’s Item Printed Prequel Comic Book printed just for this level and higher! You’ll also receive an autographed copy of the Official DVD release! And this DVD will be jam packed with extras and plenty of zombie goodness!

$1000 – Fresh Meat Premium

You will receive all of the above stated items as well as a autographed Movie Poster and your name will be entered into a drawing of only ‘Fresh Meat’ backers and above that could win you airfare and hotel to Florida where you will come to the set of Tom Savini’s Death Island and be made up in Zombie Makeup for your on screen role as a Zombie in the film!

$5000 – King Zombie Premium

Not only will you receive all of the above but you will also find you and a plus 1 added to the Exclusive Guest List for the Tom Savini’s Death Island Wrap Party where you will be able to chat and party with the Filmmakers and Cast of the film and you will also be included in Exclusive Photo sessions with the Master himself and other Cast and Crew!

$10,000 – Tom Savini’s Apprentice

As a $10,000 backer you will receive all of the items listed above and be included in an Exclusive “Tom’s Apprentice” Drawing. The Winner of the drawing will receive a SPEAKING role in the film! Now that’s MAJOR Screen Cred, and you will be interviewed for the “Making of Tom Savini’s Death Island” Documentary to be included on the DVD release! Talk about being a major part of the most exciting Zombie film ever!

$25,000 – Product Placement Premium

Have your product displayed in the movie! From having one of our characters reading your magazine, looking at your web site/blog on a laptop to wearing a shirt or hat with your design. As long as it meets our guidelines and won’t detract from the film we will incorporate it into the movie!

$100,000 – Executive Producer Premium

And here’s the top of the mountain! Not only will you receive all of the goodies listed above but you will also receive Executive Producer credit in the film! There are only 4 spots available so you’ll be in select company! And this would make you a zombie movie big shot from this point on!

If you contribute, comment below and let us know!