The Film is Done
I have owed you an update for a long time, and for that I am sorry. I am still humbled by the support of you all, years later, and know... Read more
The film is complete.
I want to keep this brief, but as the headline suggests, we've finally finished the film.
That's right. The 41st Day is complete.
It's going to premier... Read more
Update: Thursday, January 19th, 2017
We've settled back into the swing of things here, and essentially, that means we're grinding away at finalizing our musical... Read more
Update: Wednesday, December 21st
Hey everyone, it's hard to believe the year's almost over!
Just a few quick updates for this week, so let's get to it.
Editor extraordinaire RJ is shipping... Read more
Update: Wednesday, December 14th
Hey everyone, it's been a very busy past couple of weeks!
For starters, we've finished editing the visual aspect of the film! All that's really left is the completion of... Read more
Update: Wednesday, December 7th
Hey everyone, hope you're all doing great on this fine, fine Wednesday. This is gonna be a relatively short update, because we don't have a ton left to take care... Read more
Update: Wednesday, November 30th
Hope ya'll each had a wonderful Thanksgiving, and are readjusting to the real world post-holiday just fine! We've got a few exciting updates this week, but first I want to... Read more
Update: Wednesday, November 16th
Well, folks, it's time for another Wednesday update!
Last week in Manhattan, we had a very small special screening of three of the film's scenes, that went extremely well. I... Read more
Update: Thursday, November 10th
Hey ya'll, got a few exciting updates to share this week:
We finished our application to the Atlanta Film Festival. Given the prominence of the Atlanta Track Club and all... Read more
Update: Wednesday, November 2nd
Well friends, it's Wednesday again, and you know what that means. Another update. This past week was especially exciting on our end, as Ryan and Sara watched the second cut... Read more
Update: Wednesday, October 26th
Hey everyone, hope you're all doing well on this fine Wednesday. It's time again for another midweek update on the film's progress!
I'm happy with the last 10-or-so days work... Read more
First Cut is Done & Submitted to Sundance
Simon, and everyone, I apologize for the lack of recent updates, but I hope this one makes up for it:
First, I want to address your concerns over the delayed... Read more
Filming is Finished
Two weeks ago I went out to Redding to film Ryan, Sara, and their daughters. It was the amazing culmination of a long, amazing, and difficult journey.
We... Read more
A video message from Ryan
Here's a quick video from Ryan about the status of the film. As we get deeper into editing, we are going to start releasing clips, so stay tuned... Read more
Ryan's retirement, and the future of the film
Happy 2016, everyone.
Yesterday, Ryan Hall announced his retirement from professional running. If you haven’t heard, the NY Times article is here. It's an end to a historic and legendary... Read more
Catching up with Ryan in NYC
We had a great interview with Ryan yesterday. We covered a wide range of topics, from the Los Angeles Marathon, Sara's outstanding Chicago Marathon PR, the new additions... Read more
Questions for Ryan!
Thanks for such a positive response from our message last week, we really appreciate it! We look forward to gaining back your trust and support over the weeks... Read more
A Long Overdue Update
This update is very long overdue so I thought it best to send as an email and include thorough details to bring you up to speed and hopefully... Read more
LA Marathon Update #3
It was another productive day in Los Angeles! As the city prepares for the race tomorrow morning, I made great strides on the production side of the film, and... Read more
LA Marathon Update #2
Hello from LA,
The energy in the city is overflowing, and everyone is getting excited for the race Sunday. Ryan spoke with the media this morning, and I've attached a video... Read more
LA Marathon Update #1
I’m currently on the way to Los Angeles where I'll be covering Asics LA Marathon. It’s Ryan’s first marathon since Boston last year, and his first under coach... Read more
2015 Update #1
Ryan’s off to a great start in 2015. After spending the first few weeks in Ethiopia, he ran a 1:04 half marathon in Phoenix in preparation for the... Read more
Weekly Update #5
Wednesday updates are back after a brief hiatus.
I spoke and interviewed Ryan last week while he was in New York and it was great to catch up. The biggest... Read more
Weekly Update #4
Short and sweet this week:
- I sent a message to all the backers who will receive signed shoes asking for addresses. If you haven't responded to that... Read more
Weekly Update #3
A couple of brief updates this week:
-For those of you that got the shoes and the jerseys, we now have them. They are pictured below!
-Once we... Read more
Weekly Update #2
Good news to report this week. We've locked up the printer for the posters and t-shirts, and are in the process of finalizing the art work. I hope... Read more
Weekly Update #1
I owe you an apology - I'm sorry. I sincerely apologize for my lack of transparency the past few months. I thought no response was better than another message saying... Read more
Update from Ryan and Tim in Ethiopia
Last week I got back from Ethiopia where Ryan had been training for the month leading up to the Boston Marathon. It was without a doubt the best footage... Read more
Making a documentary is unpredictable. I had planned on filming for nine months up until the Olympics. We are now going on year two of this project and I honestly... Read more
Boston and Beyond
If you haven't heard, Ryan announced last week that he withdrew from the 2013 Boston Marathon with a quad injury. I spoke with Ryan last week, and the... Read more
New Year, New Beginnings
In case you missed the news this morning, Ryan announced that he will be working with Coach Renato Canova, who many consider the top marathon coach on the planet, from... Read more
A Message From Ryan
In the past hour, Ryan and New York Road Runners announced that he will not be running in the 2012 ING New York City Marathon.
What does this mean for... Read more
London and Beyond
It's been exactly one week since our production team got back to the United States after ten days in London, and it seems appropriate to update everyone with... Read more
An Overdue Update
We've been busy with the film and neglected some Kickstarter updates, I apologize for that. However, what we don't have in updates, we have made up for in video... Read more
Over the past few months we've travelled across the world. From filming workouts in Istanbul, Turkey to capturing Ryan paddle boarding in northern California, we've done it all. However, we've... Read more
Looking Back and Looking Forward
A Thank You From Ryan
Ryan and the production team were completely floored at the overwhelming support and interest in the film - we appreciate it more than words can describe. Here's a short thank... Read more