Your Friends Close

January Update: Your Friends Close, Trevor Moore, Portland

Our indie film about video games and terrible people is now available for rent or purchase from... right here: Just got back from eight days of shows in Portland. Aside from having to deal with a terrible bird, this Portland trip has been exceptional. It's rewarding to see how quickly these performers improve, thanks to supportive audiences who are genuinely invested in what comics are doing, and dipping into that world has been the best use of time I've given standup. On Friday, I did a 35 minute set of entirely new material at The TARDIS Room and it was easily the most fun I've ever had on stage....

Read more...

Your Friends Close premieres tomorrow night

Tomorrow night, our movie Your Friends Close premieres at United Fest LA and I feel like my heart is going to explode. Back in 2011, Jocelyn Kelvin and I were going to make a movie. We had a script, a director, a cast, and funding. Overnight, all of those things disappeared. Rather than scrap our dream, we turned to a newish website called Kickstarter, which we used to annoy the shit out of everyone we knew, begging for a few bucks of support. Somehow it worked, and it was the most important month of my life. See, whenever you get a donation on Kickstarter, they send a little emailing telling...

Read more...

Batman Pitch, Your Friends Close Fundraiser, LCD Soundsystem Doc Review, New Site, Quantum Conundrum

Hope you're enjoying the new website. BrockWilbur.com has been long overdue for a revamp, and here it is. Get your fill. >> Here's a link to my review of the LCD Soundsystem documentary Shut Up And Play The Hits. You should see it. When the trailer for this made me sob, I knew I was in trouble. (Also, we've completely redesigned JuniorVarsity.org, so some links may start dying as part of the transition. ON THAT NOTE, you should check out the new JuniorVarsity.org and let us know what you think.) >> This Friday night, we're throwing a fundraiser show for our film Your Friends...

Read more...