(August 1, 2022 – New York, NY) – The Gotham Film & Media Institute announced today the slate for its Project Market, which will be held during Gotham Week September 17-23, 2022, in person at the Brooklyn Navy Yard. Concurrent virtual programming and events are also planned. The selection includes 142 fiction and nonfiction features, series, and audio projects, all in development and production stages. The Project Market, which turns 44 this year, has supported independent artists working in visual storytelling for decades and, in recent years, has extended its support towards series in all formats including audio storytelling.
Presenting five fiction feature films ranging from early and late stages of post-production, this section features emerging filmmakers based in the coming to the Project Market while in the process of finishing their feature films.
Crumb Catcher directed by Chris Skotchdopole; written by Chris Skotchdopole, Rigo Garay and Larry Fessenden; and produced by Chris Skotchdopole, Larry Fessenden, Brian Devine, Chadd Harbold, James Skotchdopole, and Bonnie Timmermann. A newlywed couple is held captive by a maniacally-optimistic inventor, desperate to finance his American dream with a half-baked blackmail plot.