HOW TO BECOME AN EXTREME ACTION HERO is now...
Elizabeth Streb and her dancers were born to jump, fall, soar, crash -- and fly. BORN TO FLYdeclares the magic and power of lives lived against gravity and... Read more
We are pleased to announce that we have been awarded a grant from The Andy Warhol Foundation for the Visual Arts in support of HERO! It is an honor... Read more
Aubin Pictures receives National Endowment for the Arts grant to support the post-production and distribution of HERO
We are thrilled to announce that Aubin Pictures has received a grant from the National Endowment for the Arts in the amount of $50,000 to support the post-production and distribution... Read more
FORCES Opens in Brooklyn tomorrow night!
Come see STREB and our crew in action tomorrow night at SLAM in Brooklyn! You can still buy tickets here.
No worries if you're busy tomorrow, the show goes until... Read more
We've been busy!
Hello dear Backers!We felt it was about time for an update.
Thanks to you, our campaign was a success!!! Final Hero Profile of the Day– Elizabeth Streb
We did it!!!!! Thanks entirely to your generous and enduring support of our film, we have successfully achieved our Kickstarter funding goal.We are so deeply grateful for and encouraged... Read more
One more thing . . . please vote for us!
Dear Friends and Backers,
We are super jazzed that we reached our goal today, and so grateful for your support.
Now can we ask you for one more small thing??... Read more
WE MADE IT! 101%!
THANK YOU AND
CONGRATULATIONS TO ALL OUR BACKERS!
We are are 101% Funded with 45 hours to go! Thank you especially to all you folks who, in addition to... Read more
Less than 72 hours left! With the campaign coming to an end, we've marked down our rewards! Plus - Hero Profile of the Day: Harry Houdini
Only hours stand between How to Become an Extreme Action Hero and a successfully funded Kickstarter campaign! We need to raise just over $5,000 in pledged funds by this Sunday... Read more
3 Days Left- It’s All or Nothing, and our Time is Running Out! PLUS NEW REWARD in Honor of our Hero of the Day – Gabby Douglas
There are only 3 DAYS LEFT of the Kickstarter campaign to raise money for How to Become an Extreme Action Hero. Less than $7000 stands between Hero and its... Read more
ONLY 4 DAYS LEFT - We Need You Now! Plus - Hero Profile of the Day: Evel Knievel
There are only 4 DAYS LEFT in the Kickstarter campaign for How to Become an Extreme Action Hero. The time to get active about this film is NOW! We... Read more
5 DAYS LEFT, and less than $10,000 to go! Plus - Hero Profile of the Day: Tehching Hsieh
We’re in the midst of the final stretch- only 5 days left before the deadline on our Kickstarter campaign to raise money for How to Become an Extreme Action Hero... Read more
7 DAYS LEFT - It's crunch time, and we need YOU! Plus: Hero Profile of the Day - Alain Robert
ONLY 7 DAYS LEFT of the Kickstarter campaign to raise funds for How to Become an Extreme Action Hero!This is what it all comes down to – will... Read more
ONLY 10 DAYS LEFT - We need your help to push through the final stretch!
With only 10 days left, every little bit counts! Be a Hero, donate and spread the word.
Every member of the Aubin Pictures crew that is currently working on How... Read more
12 DAYS LEFT! We're revamping an old reward AND adding a new one!
We only have 12 days to raise over $14,000 in pledged fundsby the end of our Kickstarter campaign. We are SO extremely grateful for the generosity of all of... Read more
"Streb set out to become a dancer and learned that she was an extreme action hero. That’s something we can all aspire to." NEW interview with our director Catherine Gund!
"There are films and documentaries about dance and dancers, but I knew this would be more than a performance movie; it would be an intimate and inspiring exploration of bravery,... Read more
"My objective was to puncture the skyline of London in a way that people would not believe, be surprised about, happen upon and also remember for their whole lives." After filming in London, we are more excited than ever to share Streb's story with you!
From left to right/top to bottom: Nicholas Canfield (camera), Catherine Gund (director/producer), Esy Casey (camera), Albert Maysles (London cinematographer), Anthony Paul Parsons (sound), Sophie Windsor Clive (line producer/camera), and Liberty... Read more
We need more heroes...Spread the word!
Just 4 days ago, we posted an update in celebration of achieving of 50% of our funding goal, thanks to you and your generosity! However, despite the ground-breaking and history-making... Read more
NEWS FROM LONDON! One Extraordinary Day: The Rundown
Before delving into the ground-breaking, jaw dropping events that the How to Become an Extreme Action Herocrew was privileged enough to both witness and film this weekend during STREB's... Read more
Happy weekend! Here's a new video interview with Elizabeth Streb about her upcoming performances in London
It's Friday, and what a wonderful week it has been. Our film crew has arrived in London, and our kickstarter campaign is over 50% funded. We are so deeply grateful... Read more
NEW REWARD! Today is your last chance to pledge for a postcard...but we've got something new for you!
Today is the LAST DAY to pledge to get a limited-edition How to Become an Extreme Action Hero postcard sent to you from London. Given that our production crew... Read more
Wouldn't be possible with out you and remember today is the last day to get a limited edition HERO postcard from London!
HUGE THANKS TO EVERYONE FOR THE GENEROSITY AND PLEDGES TOWARDS OUR PROJECT!
Today being the last day to receive a limited edition postcard, it is also a perfect opportunity... Read more
So close...yet so far away: We've made it halfway, help push us through to the finish!
We are astounded and so moved by the EXTREME generosity of the many backers who have supported us thus far. Thanks to the pledges we have received, the kickstarter campaign... Read more
NEW REWARD! Our limited rewards have been selling out fast, but we have something new to offer!
We are so grateful to all the generous backers who pledged $100 or more to receive a drop-in class at STREB Lab for Action Mechanics (SLAM). Thank you all for... Read more
Only a few days left to achieve DAREDEVIL status! Get a limited edition HERO postcard sent to you from the London shoot!
Next week our Aubin Pictures crew will head to London to film the STREB performances at the London 2012 Festival. By pledging $50 or more, you can receive a limited... Read more
NEW REWARD! STREB water bottles + STREB sticker + your name on the film's website
Have you considered all your options for contributing to How to Become an Extreme Action Hero? Think again. We just added a new reward!
On Tuesday, the limited Postcard... Read more
NEW REWARD! STREB bouncy ball, STREB sticker and your name on the film's website!
We just added a new reward to our kickstarter campaign! For a donation of $35 or more, you can achieve "Human Bird Jeb Corliss status." You will receive a STREB... Read more
Extreme Action Hero Profile of the Week: Sonora Webster Carver
Sonora Webster Carver made history as a young pioneer of the early 20th century sport of 'Horse Diving'. The notoriously dangerous circus event required Carver to mount a galloping horse... Read more
Welcome to our Campaign!
Greetings and welcome to our campaign.We will be posting regular updates on our production process; news about Elizabeth Streb and SLAM; and new and wonderful rewards. We will also... Read more