Some grant money may go to functioning movie theaters but only if they become nonprofit businesses. There's also the potential for new theaters to go up where there are none, under the same status. So far he's looking at Flint, Davison and Manistee. In the next year he hopes to donate to a dozen cinemas, and any future credits he receives from future films he makes in Michigan will go to the project for more locations. Apparently both of Capitalism's distributors, Overture Films and Paramount, support the program. And of course it fits the point of the film to put any profit into the community.
The Traverse Film Festival runs from July 27 through August 1.