Start is an independent production company that makes films and documentaries about artists we love. 



Starsailor - The Tim Buckley Story

We're very pleased to announce we're working on a new documentary about the life & music of the great singer/songwriter, Tim Buckley. 

The film is currently in production, and we've just launched a crowdfunding campaign via Pledge Music.

Please help support the film if you can, follow us on social media for further news and updates, and please help spread the word and share with anyone who might be interested.

Posters, prints and many other wonderful artefacts are available from our Pledge Music page. 

Please click the button below for further information.


30/10/17 The last couple of weeks have seen the release of a great new LP from Michael Head and the Red Elastic Band, and the debut LP from Trampolene. They were the first two acts to be featured on Television Blues. Watch them both here...



Love Story 

Love Story DVDs are back in stock in our shop. 

"More mystery story than true documentary, Love Story captures both the spirit and demons of an unruly genius, and Los Angeles when it seethed"  - Jaan Uhelszki, Classic Rock

"A stunning tribute" - Record Collector

"An intriguiging, eye-popping history" - Telegraph

"Essential Viewing" - LA Weekly

"Y'all gots to see this essential DVD" - Julian Cope, Head Heritage

Click below to order:


A Short Film about Suicide

After we finished "Love Story" We did some filming with Suicide in 2007 with a view to making a Suicide documentary -Sadly it never happened.

Here's a brief section from the footage we filmed, featuring Alan Vega, Martin Rev, Chris Stein, Kris Needs, Howard Thompson and Mick Jones.  


Feature 3

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