My inbox is usually full of stupid cease desist messages from various antipiracy organizations, but its mails like this one which make you happy.
In addition, our trailer, both on the m site and other sites like, MySpace and AOL has been watched nearly 20,000 times AND whats most impressive is our ranking on IMDb went from being the 11,235th most popular movie, to the 5th most popular.
Here are some reasons: his comment IP matches his comcast ISP when a whois query is initiated his email is the same on his myspace page and he references in his rlslog comments he recently added more proof with an image of himself with the.
To Whom It May Concern: My name is Eric.How did this all happen?When I make my next picture, I just may upload the movie on the net myself!For that I say, thank YOU!Wilkinson and I am the producer of a small independent film called Jerome Bixbys The Man From Earth ( our review ).Our independent movie had next to no advertising budget and very little going for it until somebody ripped one of the DVD screeners and put the movie online for all to download.Thanks to everyone who has downloaded this torrrent and watched the film, our awareness level is through the roof.YOU have helped PUT this little movie ON THE MAP!I received a very pleasant mail today.
In the future, I will not complain about file sharing.
Its good to see that some people realize that internet piracy isnt just evil.This guy really deserves support from the file shareing community!Also the Director, Richard Schenkman gives his backup that both of the men have discussed the matter quite extensively before reaching out to the download community.Well for one I can tell you he does indeed check out as legitimate.Eric: Heres is a picture I took of myself five minutes ago in front chat-rom for sukker mamma of my computer screen while logged into.Two words: Torrent / File Sharing sites (well, four words and a slash).Am I upset surprisingly.What you guys have done here is nothing short of amazing.After that happened, people were watching it and started posting mostly all positive reviews on IMDb, Amazon and other places.People like our movie and are talking about it, all thanks to piracy on the net!
But their whole idea behind going public was to pull a Radiohead to reach out to the online community and say, If you downloaded this movie and liked it, please buy the DVD; and if you cant buy the DVD where you live, please send.