With Kevin Smith very much one of our current flavours of the moment with Clerks III and Mallrats 2 both on the horizon, it looks like he intends to keep the public’s eye on him. Fair play.
We all know the story of how Smith raised the money for Clerks, his first movie, by partaking in medical trials, selling his comic book collection and maxing out his credit cards, but now we’re going to get to see how all that history happened during a three week shoot:
“Shooting Clerks tells the astonishing tale of how Kevin Smith made the 1994 black and white comedy Clerks on a meager budget of $27,575.”
Shooting Clerks will feature many actors from the original film, like Smith, Jason Mewes and Brian O’Halloran. It’s set for release on April 13, 2015 and here’s the trailer: