Yes! We need updates on when they become VOD/available to the public. It seems all these great indie films get lost in distribution. Especially with Amazon/iTunes being US bound, the likelihood that anyone outside of the US ever gets to see them is slim to none.
I've used something similar to this in the past:
great for distraction free writing. I forgot about it with the advent of tablets, macbook airs etc. Dusting it off now to see if it still works! I need to find a PS/2 to USB adapter (that's how old mine is), but the the one in the link above is USB I believe.