The true story of how convenience store clerk Kevin Smith made his grainy $27,000 film Clerks (1994) with maxed-out credit cards and the people who aided him in his indie crusade.
It's all about making a movie with your friends.
Did You Know?
Sanjeev Kohli was offered the chance to play Dr Patel or the Quick Stop owner. Downie felt he may want to gravitate away from convenience store shop clerk roles, hence the offer. Kohli chose Patel over the QS owner for this very reason. The QS owner was eventually cut from the final script. See more