Golden Boy update!
Huge thank you to all who have continued to support... We have won Best Feature Film Screenplay at FilmOut San Diego, screened at North Carolina LGBT Film Festival, won Best... Read more
California Independent Film Festival!
The screening Saturday night at the Castro in San Francisco was a big success and our director Stoney Westmoreland won Best Director!!! That's our second award in three festivals so... Read more
We missed all who couldn't attend Tuesday's screening -- which went great! Additionally, Golden Boy was incredibly well received at the North Carolina Gay and Lesbian Film Festival -- including... Read more
Hello all of our awesome backers!!! We finally have an LA screening lined up! It will be Tuesday, August 21st at 8pm at the Colony Theater in Burbank (a private... Read more
Golden Boy has been award Best Feature Film Screenplay at FilmOut San Diego in June! It will be playing at the North Carolina Gay and Lesbian Film Festival in August,... Read more
Film Fest News!!!
Golden Boy's world premiere at FilmOut San Diego included the Friday night 7:30pm slot and garnered nominations for:
Best Feature Film
Best lead actor
Best lead actress
Best ensemble cast... Read more
Film Festival Kickoff!
Hey gang! We're so excited to let you all know that FilmOut San Diego has announced today that we are an official selection in their film festival this June! The... Read more
Sorry for the radio silence on our end, we've been holed up in an edit bay working hard on the film and we've been making some really great... Read more
Beachwood Drive/Golden Boy finished!!!
Yes that's right! After much ado with several editing issues, we have finished the work on our end and the post house will be finishing out the film and delivering... Read more
Happy New Year!!!!!
Golden Boy is closing in on locking the score and we have begun submitting to festivals at the end of 2017 with a full on push into festivals for 2018!... Read more
Submitted to Sundance!
As of last Sunday, Golden Boy was wrapping up ADR and sent to the post house with the locked cut being submitted to Sundance! This means our film festival submissions... Read more
GOLDEN BOY update!!!!!!!
Well...here we are. Picture lock!! This has been some time coming. Everytime I thought we were done something would need to be tweaked. But here we are. Now, next comes... Read more
Golden Boy update!
We had a great screening with a small invited audience for feedback and notes, which went very well -- we are all very excited! We are working on those notes... Read more
Update from the director!
The film is cut. Editing is complete. Now music and color correcting. I am so proud to say how pleased I am. We will have something to share soon. The... Read more
Excited to be hearing we are getting closer to seeing a final cut!!! Apparently there was so much good footage they've been working to cut down the length of the... Read more
March 2nd update!!!!
We see the end of the tunnel. Watching the Oscars reminded me how so much of this film making business is about passion. Moonlight was a beautiful film. Brought to... Read more
February 21st update from our producer!
Hey everyone! Sorry we have been so quite over the last year. The production of Golden Boy was a huge success. We faced the obstacles that many low budget films... Read more
Hi all! Thank you once again for your support and continued interest in our production. It's been a long time of radio silence and we apologize for that! The film... Read more
ALL WRAPPED UP!!!!!!
HELLO BACKERS!!!!!!!! We are OFFICIALLY WRAPPED as of last night! 18 days. 109 pages. A great cast. A great crew. Lasting memories. And a great film in the can!!!! WE... Read more
Here we are!
Tomorrow morning, principle photography begins on Golden Boy (fka Beachwood Drive) and we'd like to thank every single donor of our project for that moment you sat down, scrolled through... Read more
You're Invited to the Backers Party!
Our Golden Boy Backers Party is officially set for next Tuesday Sept 29 from 7-10pm at the Venice Whaler on Venice Beach! Happy Hour will run until 8pm for us... Read more
We're excited to announce...
Follow, like and share! Our sites are staying the same and we'll be posting more updates soon including details on our Backers Party later this month!
Thank... Read more
Updates and more t-shirts!
What an incredible experience this has been so far! We have had our first table read and are moving steadily closer to production! Shooting is now tentative for September and... Read more
WE DID IT! Now let's make a movie!
Thank you SO MUCH for all of your amazing support! We are absolutely blown away by the amazing support that you all have given us! Truly incredible! We passed our... Read more
This is it! There's no more waiting. procrastinating or putting off because now is the time! We have less than 20 hours left of this campaign and are $2,515 from... Read more
ONE DAY LEFT!
There is only one day left of our campaign! We still have a little under $3,000 to get to our stretch goal of $55,000! This goal will help us open... Read more
WE DID IT! Now for $55,000!
THANK YOU SO MUCH! WE DID IT!
Unbelievable! We successfully hit our goal of $50,000 with 3 days to go! Thank you so much to all of our amazing backers!... Read more
SO CLOSE with 3 days to go!
Happy Monday! We are starting this week off with a bang! We are so close to 99% of our goal and are on track to hit $50,000 today! Help us... Read more
5 DAYS, 9% and Princess Parties!
I can't believe we have only 5 days left! This campaign has flown by and we're finally in the final stretch! Immense thanks to all of our supporters! You have... Read more
9 Days to go and 86% funded!
The countdown has begun and these next 9 days are going to go by FAST! Thank you so much for following our campaign. Right now is when word of mouth... Read more
Happy Birthday Stoney Westmoreland!
Happy Birthday Stoney! It's our director, Stoney Westmoreland's 35th Birthday! Today we're celebrating by giving you the DIRECTOR'S COMMENTARY CUT of the film on top of your selected reward when... Read more
Over 75% Funded and the winner is...!
Our VIP Matching Sweepstakes was a SUCCESS! Beachwooddrivefilm.com raised over $5,000 during the Sweepstakes campaign and earned a matching pledge of $5,000 from an amazing, generous donor! Thank you so much... Read more
LAST DAY of our $5,000 VIP Matching Sweepstakes!
Today is the last day of our $5,000 VIP Matching Sweepstakes! If you still haven't pledged or you want to increase your pledge to have it doubled, go now to... Read more
Double Your Pleasure, Double Your Fun!
Our $5,000 VIP Matching Sweepstakes is still running and right now we are $674 from hitting $30,000 today and $2,855 from reaching the full $5,000 to be matched! We only... Read more
Matching Campaign Princess Weekend!
Happy Pi day! We are so close to hitting $30,000! This weekend we have a ton of SPECIALS going on for Beachwood Drive! We are in the middle of our... Read more
HUGE ANNOUNCEMENT TIME!
That's right! An EXTREMELY GENEROUS donor has stepped forward and offered to match every pledge and pledge increase made to BeachwoodDriveFilm.com from now to Tuesday, March 17, up to $5,000! So we... Read more
HUGE announcement coming!
ONCE WE HIT 50%! We are only $424 from $25,000 so help us spread the word and get these last few pledges in as soon as possible! This announcement is... Read more
Battle of the Sexes Weekend!
Yes! We are having another competition weekend and it's already heating up! So far the ladies are in the lead with their support so get on board and support your... Read more
40% FUNDED means SO MANY SPECIALS!!
WOW! Beachwood Drive has passed a Milestone! We are over 40% funded because of the amazing support from YOU!
We want to send a special thanks to our newest... Read more
$17,000 + Tony Award Winning Love!
This is unbelievable! Jessie Mueller, you know her, the actress that won a Tony for her role as Carol King in the Broadway Musical: Beautiful? That's the one! This amazing... Read more
$16,000, Storyboards and Movie Passes!
This campaign is on fire! I can't tell you how excited we are that this thing is building so fast and how motivated we are each day to not only... Read more
We are so close to 30%!
We are so close to reaching 30% funding in such a short time! I can't thank you enough for your continued support! We have over 200 people backing this project... Read more
OVER 26% funded and still going!
WOW! This is so incredible! Beachwood Drive is over 26% funded in just 12 days and the support is still coming! You guys are incredible for continuing to support and... Read more
We are still rocking out every day and we have YOU to thank! We have almost hit the 25% mark! We're having a lot of fun with this campaign so... Read more
We are almost 25% FUNDED!
This is incredible! Your support is pushing us closer and closer to our goal! We are so close to being 25% funded in just over a week! We have some... Read more
We crossed $10,000!
What an unbelievable day yesterday was! Thank you so much to all of you for getting us passed the 20% mark! I don't know if most of you are aware... Read more
I don't know if we can say it enough but thank you! We're at $9,000 at the end of week 1 and it's because of you and your amazing support!... Read more