“Kickstart Theft” is a 7-minute movie-trailer/ narrative short commissioned by Band Pro Film & Digital. Frederic Goodich, ASC directed. Vilmos Zsigmond, ASC was cinematographer,Gib Jaffe, ACE edited. “Kickstart Theft” will premiere at IBC and Cinec.


The story is inspired by Vittorio de Sica’s neo-realist film Bicycle Thieves (1948), shot in bleak black-and-white on an Arriflex 2C by Carlo Montuori. For “Kickstart Theft”, Vilmos Zsigmond used a Sony F65 for the first time, with Leica Summilux-C primes and a Canon 30-300 zoom.

The HD version of the film and Making-Of footage can be seen here:

And read the complete article from Film & Digital Times here:

Kickstart Theft