The Power of Few is a time bending thriller starring Christopher Walken, Christian Slater, Q'orianka Kilcher and Anthony Anderson. The film, told from multiple perspectives, mixes urban crime and religious conspiracy, and encourages audiences to look at things from different perspectives to see how the choices of a single person can affect the outcome of things in a world where everything is interconnected.

Leone Marucci / Steelyard Pictures

Multi-faceted filmmaker Leone Marucci identified his life’s passion at a very early age. He created his first movie at the age of twelve and has been entrenched in media creation and visual storytelling ever since. Leone was raised in an Italian family in Youngstown, Ohio, where his mother was an abstract artist and his father worked in the concrete business. He graduated from The Ohio State University with a B.A. in Communications focused on media studies. In Columbus, he worked at local production and TV studios and also earned recognition with his student films On Location and Changes. READ MORE

Q´orianka Kilcher / iQ Films

Q'orianka Waira Quyana Kilcher was born in Schweigmatt, Germany, where her grandmother lives, in 1990, and is of indigenous Peruvian Quechua-Huachipaeri and Swiss-Alaskan descent. Q'orianka means “golden eagle” in Quechua. At the age of 14, Q'orianka Kilcher emerged into the front ranks of young actors with her portrayal of Pocahontas opposite Colin Farrell and Christian Bale in Terrence Malick's The New World, an epic film about the dramatic encounter between English and Native American cultures in 1607. Her performance won her the National Board of Reviews best breakthrough performance of 2006 and the 2006 Alma Award for best Latin American actress in a feature film, as well as numerous nominations and rave reviews.READ MORE

Ray Peschke / Cinematographer

For years Ray Peschke’s name in Hollywood has been synonymous with innovative lighting. His brilliant work on such prestigious films as JFK, Born on the 4th of July, Natural Born Killers, He Got Game, Wag the Dog, The Usual Suspects, and many others, earned him the reputation as a lighting master. It’s only natural that his progression from lighting to cinematography has also garnered critical acclaim. READ MORE

Mike Simpson / Composer

Best known for his groundbreaking, Grammy Award winning work as one of the Dust Brothers, Mike Simpson has been writing and producing music since 1987.  He is considered to be one of the pioneers of sampling and digital recording, and his work includes some of the most critically acclaimed and best-selling albums of all-time.  Mike has also enjoyed a career as a composer for film, TV and advertising, working with top directors including David Fincher, Mike Mills and Michel Gondry.  He began writing and producing hits for Tone-Loc and Young MC in the mid-late 80’s and in 1989 co-wrote and produced the Beastie Boys’ acclaimed album, “Paul’s Boutique”. READ MORE

Q´orianka Kilcher / Producer Statement

Throughout the years I've had the blessing to know and cross paths with many colleagues and friends who's actions and insights have inspired and guided me on my journey as an artist and human being. It was this spirit of mentorship which originally inspired me to dream big and envision a day when I could use filmmaking as a tool to pay forward the blessings I've had in my life. My vision was to create a filmmaking process which would lend itself to empower and engage creative young minds to connect, collaborate, create and participate in a truly groundbreaking interactive and inclusive way. READ MORE

Leone Marucci / Filmmaker Statement on Interactivity

The Power of Few is my first full length feature film and represents many years of work, hope, perseverance and an unquestionable love of cinema.   I am grateful for the incredible experiences and the many special people who have both pointed the way and stuck with me over time in support of this project. As writer/director/producer I can go on endlessly, but here I share a few thoughts on the interactive approach we've taken.

The Power Of Few is a multi-perspective mystery that explores the varying influences on a single event, so inviting the world to join in with their own perspective came as a natural extension of the central theme.   I took a no restrictions approach and discovered endless possibilities for fan involvement. READ MORE

Guns ‘N Roses & Sixx: A.M. Guitarist Dj Ashba Debuts Original Music Tracks For Christopher Walken Indie THE POWER OF FEW’S Fan Editing Contest

Fans to Have Exclusive Access to Ashba Tracks on Film’s Website for Digital Editing of ‘Scene 64’

(Los Angeles, CA) June 2, 2011 – Multi-platinum recording artist Dj Ashba, guitarist for Guns N’ Roses and top Billboard-selling hard rock band Sixx: A.M., debuted original tracks today on the website of upcoming indie THE POWER OF FEW, a crime mystery starring Christopher Walken (Catch Me If You Can, Wedding Crashers), Christian Slater (True Romance, Very Bad Things), Q’orianka Kilcher (Terrence Malick's The New World) and Anthony Anderson (Transformers, The Departed).  The tracks are available at the film’s website, as a part of ‘Scene 64,’ the digital editing contest created by the film’s writer/director Leone Marucci and Kilcher in their efforts to involve fans in a collaborative filmmaking process for the upcoming indie. READ MORE

Digital Audience Invited to Edit Final Cut of New Indie Pic THE POWER OF FEW with Ground-Breaking Online Contest

Upcoming Crime Mystery Stars Christopher Walken, Christian Slater, and Q´orianka Kilcher

(Los Angeles, CA) May 18, 2011 – Director/writer Leone Marucci and star Q’orianka Kilcher (Terrence Malick's The New World) are inviting online audiences to determine the final cut of their new film, THE POWER OF FEW, with a ground-breaking digital editing contest, ‘Scene 64.’  Using raw film footage and editing tools on the film’s official website, participants will have the opportunity to cut a scene from the film.  One of the favorites, as voted by fans, will be used in the finished film and the winner will receive a screen credit. READ MORE


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