Gift Update for Backers
Hi everyone! We've been working on shipping out gifts, and have had a few questions.
1. All backer levels will receive a Blu-Ray / DVD Combo Pack. We found... Read more
New Festivals, Comic-Con & Gift Updates
Hi Everyone; sorry for the delay, here's what we're up to:
- We're trying to bring Valiant to as many of you in a theater as possible, by pursuing festivals... Read more
Valiant Private Premiere @ ArcLight Hollywood in LA. June 5th, 7:30PM!!
Hey Everyone!! We're excited to announce the first private premiere of Valiant, at the ArcLight Hollywood theaters on Thursday June 5th, at 7:30PM (projected in 4K). If you'd like to... Read more
Release: The Official Trailer for Valiant!!
We hope you enjoy:
Thank You and congratulations to all of you; it wouldn't exist without you.
More news soon! In the meantime, please share the trailer around and... Read more
Valiant At The Newport Beach Film Festival!
Great news, Valiant will be at the Newport Beach Film Festival, at the end of April! Thank You all again so much for your continued support!
If... Read more
Release: The Official Poster for Valiant!
Thank You all again for your kind support; without you we wouldn't be this far.
Please like us on Facebook and share the page around; there's lots of exciting things... Read more
Presenting: The Valiant Three!
Hey Everyone! Here's a new still for you to check out; The Valiant Three, from the final film. Stay tuned for more!
Thank You all again for your continued support.... Read more
New Still with Final VFX & Color!
Here's a new still from the film, with final VFX and color!
Follow & share our Facebook page @ http://www.facebook.com/ValiantFilm for more!
More updates soon! Thank You all again! :-)
Brand New Still From Valiant's Now Complete VFX!!
Here's a brand new previously unseen still from Valiant, featuring our now complete final VFX! Thank You to our mentors, New Deal Studios, all the amazing artists at Academy of... Read more
Valiant Sound Mix Complete!
We're back. It's been a busy few months, and we have awesome things in store for 2014. Our final sound mix is complete, done by the incredible people at Technicolor... Read more
Survey Reminder! Deadline Nov 10th.
Hi everyone! Quick reminder, if you haven't responded to the credit survey yet, please do so ASAP. Responses need to be in by Nov 10th please, especially if you want... Read more
Valiant Progress Update, Alive and Well!
Hi Everyone! We have been working every single day towards finishing the film, and progress has been great. Here’s a quick update:
We just finished up the sound, and are... Read more
Hey Everyone, Rob here to update you on how Valiant is coming along, and we've got some really exciting progress to show you.
We've been putting in some insane hours... Read more
Progress!! And Even More Great Things!!
Hi Everyone! We've made huge leaps forward with the project, and we wanted to catch you all up to speed. We're raising the bar every chance we get, and things are going... Read more
We're Alive and Doing Well!
Hi Everyone! Sorry for the silence, but things are moving ahead very well, and we're getting closer and closer every day. We're about halfway done with our 108 VFX shots... Read more
New Miniature!!! The Airship!
We're moving ahead, and fast! We present: our airship miniature! Thanks to Fonco Creative Services for this awesome miniature, and to all of you for your support to make it... Read more
Meet Eric Jasper, our composer!
Thanks to all of your generous support, we're moving forward fast and getting our final pieces all lined up. Meet Eric Jasper, our composer!
"Eric’s recent work includes the score... Read more
Say hello to our Matte Painter, James Lillich!
The very talented James Lillich has joined our team to create the matte paintings we need to fully realize our world! Here are just a few of his previous works:
What... Read more
GOAL MET!! THANK YOU ALL SO MUCH!!!
What else can we say, but thank You to all of you.
We already have the next steps ready to go, and will begin moving forward asap.
Remember to add... Read more
Robin Phillips, on Splice Vine About Multi-Cam Shooting!
Robin Phillips discusses the benefits of multi-cam filming and how it was used in the production of Valiant with our dual RED system! Check it out:
Right around $2800... Read more
More BTS Motion Control Test Footage at Planet5D
Want to see some more video from our motion control test? Check out this exclusive article with Planet5D:
5 days, 77%. We're getting there...let's push and make it happen!... Read more
Valiant on The Digital Convergence Podcast!
Alexander MacLean, your Post Supervisor for Valiant, was recently invited onto the Digital Convergence Podcast, to discuss the latest in cameras, post production, and of course, Valiant! Give it a listen if... Read more
10K Everyone! Thank You BTS Album!!
Thanks to all of your help, we're crossed over $10,000! We wanted to say thank you, so here are some behind the scenes photos you haven't seen before (some showcasing... Read more
What Is Motion Control? - Valiant Motion Control Test Behind the Scenes Video
So, what is motion control? Simply put, when you build a miniature, often times it needs to look like it's moving. For example The Valiant is an aircraft which moves... Read more
More Motion Control Pictures!
Here's some other angles of The Valiant miniature up on the Kuper Motion Control Rig!
This is a really exciting step forward for your project! Stay tuned, video soon! Keep... Read more
New Interview Up At Modeler Magic! Check It Out!
Check out our new interview and article, now up at Modeler Magic!
More pics of the development of our miniatures, as well as further background & development info!
- Rob & Shyam... Read more
The Future: Motion Control With Josh Livingston (Pirates of the Caribbean, MI:III, Harry Potter)!
Now that you've seen some of what we've already done, let's talk about what we have coming up!
As you saw, thanks to his generosity Greg Bottecher and his team... Read more
Draft Preview Trailer!!!
Major Release: We've had people want to see more of where the film is right now, so here it is! Our current draft trailer!!
**NOTE: Not the final cut, no... Read more
Film Stills! [ Part 3 ]
More stills from the film itself! Check em out, tell us what you think!
We're nearing the halfway mark, but as you all know, Kickstarter is an all or nothing... Read more
Film Stills! [ Part 2 ]
More stills, just for you! Check em out!
Like em? Share! Facebook, Tweet, Reddit, blog and share today! To all of our existing pledgers, Thank You so much, and tell your friends!... Read more
Film Stills! [ Part 1 ]
Here it is everyone, the first round of film stills from "Valiant." More of how the movie looks itself, even before any VFX!
This is just one scene, but as... Read more
Valiant Concept & Development Art
Hey everyone! We wanted to post some selects from our concept and development art to show you all where this world all came from! Check it out:
As you can... Read more
Fon Davis, on Valiant
What quality of work are you supporting? Here's a recent post Fon Davis made about Valiant:
"Since we have been helping on Valiant, we've been able to see what Robin... Read more
Behind the Scenes Photographs!
We hit 100 backers yesterday! Thank You all for coming together and showing such support for this project! Over the next few days, we'll be releasing new photo series from the project,... Read more
New Rewards Added! Premiere Party Invites & Personal Meetings
We wanted to make your Valiant experience even more personal, so we've added more accessible levels of invitations to our premieres, premiere parties and added personal dinners or Skype meetings with the Director and... Read more
New Website Up For You All!
We've launched a new website for our project! You'll find more project info and pictures there:
We're getting closer to the end of the campaign, but are falling a... Read more
We've still got a long way to go with our campaign, but in the mean time, we're going to keep pushing ahead with everything else as hard as we can.... Read more
First Full Test Composition!!!
Ladies and gentlemen, here it is! The first slap comp test using our test miniature!!!
Not too bad for a trial, eh? The model itself is 36 inches (91.44 cm)... Read more
Check Out a Kuper Motion Control System from ILM!
Ever wonder how some of the biggest films with the most complicated worlds were created? Here's one of the major pieces of the puzzle: A Kuper Motion Control System.
This is one... Read more
Test Miniature Shoot BTS Pics!
Hey everyone! As we said before, we had a test miniature built by Greg Bottecher and his team from New Deal Studios, who very kindly donated the majority of the... Read more
Team Valiant, Activate! [ Part 1 ]
Hi everyone! We wanted to share with you some more of team Valiant, the people who have been making this dream come true. When you support this project, you aren't... Read more
More Pictures of Our Test Model!
Thank You everyone for your support and help! The response from the first few days has been amazing, and without you all this dream could never be a reality. As... Read more