Spider & Fly

by Oliver Smith in Durham, England, United Kingdom


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A satirical comedy in the spirit of Airplane! and The Naked Gun, this short film furthers the adventures of Private Detective I.B. Pillock.

by Oliver Smith in Durham, England, United Kingdom

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Richard Smith 22nd August 2020

" We were in the jungle. There were too many of us. We had access to too much money, too much equipment, and little by little, we went insane.”

The Oakworld Team 20th August 2020

All the best in your upcoming project Oliver, we cant wait to see the finished project. Best Regards from all of us at the Oakworld & Furniture Clearance Outlet Team.


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£10 or more

Special Thanks + Digital Download

We're hugely grateful to anyone who can make this pledge, and we'll make sure everyone knows it by putting your name in the credits to memorialise your support. Of course you'll get the digital download of the film too!

£5 or more

Digital Download

Thank you! This kind of grassroots fundraising is exactly what we need, you're our key audience. You'll get early access to the film via a private link as soon as it's finished.

£15 or more

Detective's Assistant

Congratulations, you're an honorary employee of Spider and Fly! The pay is non-existent and the hours are horrendous, but we'll shout you out in the credits and send you your digital download with bells on. We couldn't do it without you, and we're eternally grateful.

£25 or more


Our sincere appreciation, this is a huge help! As well as your digital copy of the film and your name in the credits, we'll donate £2.50 from this pledge to Medi-Cinema, the in-hospital cinema charity that gives patients and their families a break from the ward through the transformative power of cinema.

£50 or more

Patron Saint

A ginormous thank you! This pledge gets you early access to our work in progress, so you can see the whole thing coming together. You'll also receive a special paperback copy of the Spider & Fly feature length screenplay, described by the Black List as "A romp... so much fun to read". We'll shout you out on social media and put your name in the credits, but more importantly we'll donate £5 of this pledge to Medi-Cinema.

£100 or more

Uber Producer

This is an exceptional contribution! We'll invite you into our process with access to rough cuts and pre-production material so you can watch this film come together. Not only will you receive a special paperback copy of the feature length Spider & Fly screenplay, so you can find out what happens next in the adventures of I.B. Pillock, but we'll also send you a digital copy of the short film screenplay right out of the gate.

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