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Distribution!

Hello wonderful backers! We are so excited to announce that our film has been picked up and will be distributed through Magnolia Pictures! Next month they will be taking the film to the Cannes Film Market, where they will be starting the process of getting international distribution. This film will be going out to the entire […]

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The Big Premiere!

Hello wonderful supporters! We had a blast premiering our film at SXSW! Our newly titled documentary, Alive & Kicking, premiered three times over March 13 through 16, and was wonderfully received! Check out our reviews: http://www.hollywoodreporter.com/review/alive-kicking-sxsw-review-872967 http://www.austinchronicle.com/daily/screens/2016-03-13/sxsw-film-review-alive-and-kicking/ The audiences loved it too! Take a look: https://vimeo.com/160174259 And here is our new trailer: https://vimeo.com/157913214 But successful premiere aside, there’s […]

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Camp Hollywood 2015!

Camp Hollywood 2015 is right around the corner, and we hope to see you there! This year’s Camp Hollywood is Labor Day Weekend, September 4-7, at the LAX Marriott in Los Angeles, and we’re excited to be back shooting videos for the event. Come to our table and say hello. We’ll have our T-shirts available for purchase, as […]

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Update: Composer on Board!

We’re making excellent progress on the documentary; things are moving fast and furious now! We’re working hard to dot all the Ts and cross all the eyes (wait, that’s not how that goes…). Our post schedule now has us working with our composer. Of course, we will have great swing music in the film, but […]

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Our Special Compilation Reward is Available!

Great News! Now that we are close to finishing the film, we’re thrilled that we have fulfilled one of our backer rewards! We’ve completed our compilation of lessons and performances from Lindy Hop’s legends and today’s top swing dancers, including Frankie Manning, Jean Veloz, Chazz Young, Dawn Hampton, Erin Stevens, Peter Flahiff, Rusty Frank, Kevin […]

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Great News To Be Thankful For!

We have some very exciting news: We have finished editing the movie! And it’s really good! This is such a big deal. The hardest and longest part is finally behind us. The next part of post-production includes color correction, sound mixing, scoring, licensing archival materials, and more. This is, unfortunately, the most expensive part of […]

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Frankie100: An Amazing Adventure

What an amazing adventure Frankie100 was! I am still on a bit of a high from all of that concentrated happiness. I first want to thank and congratulate the folks behind the scenes: Mandi Gould, Elliott Donnelley, Sing Lim, Tim Collins, Judy Pritchett, and the many, many others who created an event that was truly a […]

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