Filmmaker Zach Braff caused quite an online stir when he put this, his long-awaited follow-up to Garden State, on the crowdfunding site Kickstarter seeking $2 million in backing. They project ended up receiving $3,105,473 from 46,520 backers, and was later acquired for $2.75 million by Focus World at Sundance. It tells the story of Aidan Bloom (Braff), a 35-year-old struggling actor, father, and husband, who’s still searching for a purpose in life. Low on funds, he decides to home-school his two children, and along the way, rediscovers why life is worth living. The film also stars Kate Hudson, Jim Parsons, Josh Gad, and Mandy Patinkin as his father, Saul Bloom.