Beyond Naked wins Best Docmentary at STIFF!
We're thrilled to announce that Beyond Naked has won the jury prize for Best Documentary Feature at the Seattle True Independent Film Festival. Jeff Hedgepeth and Emily Resling, two of the... Read more
Held Over May 6th!
Our STIFF screening sold out on Wednesday morning. The organizers responded by added a second night: May 6th, 8pm.
Get your tickets and please help spread the word. The more... Read more
STIFF Screening: Get your tickets for May 4th
We're thrilled to announce the premiere at Seattle True Independent Film Festival (STIFF) on May 4th. Get your tickets!
The screening is 2pm-4pm, kicked off by a short film... Read more
Exclusive: Watch the Beyond Naked trailer
We finished cutting the official Beyond Naked trailer this weekend. It won't be publicly released until Tuesday, but we can't wait to share it with SOMEONE. And we decided that... Read more
Locked and Loaded
Time: December 18th, 3 a.m. Status: Picture locked
Hooray! . . . and, bloody hell.
It’s grueling, delightful, and ridiculously gratifying work to birth a feature-length film. After... Read more
Happy Summer Solstice!
(photo by: Matt Freedman)
The Summer Solstice is nearly upon us and we are long overdue in posting an update. As you’ve probably noticed, the film isn’t finished yet. So... Read more
Happy Winter Solstice
Happy Winter Solstice!
A year ago today we set out with our cameras and sound gear to begin the adventure of Beyond Naked. It was an amazing year: Tromping around... Read more
Seattleites complain that the weather's been crappy this summer. We don't care. We've been in the coziness of our editing room watching our three terabytes of Beyond Naked footage.
Parade... Read more
It's A Wrap
As the sun lingered above the horizon yesterday on the longest day of the year, we filmed the final scene in Beyond Naked. Golden Gardens seemed like a fitting place... Read more
Celebratory countdown to midnight
Wow, you did it. You funded the film. Congratulations people, you've seriously blown away our doubts and have brought our optimistic plans to life.
Thanks to you, we'll have a... Read more
Taking it to the street, part II
Wow. It's amazing what happens when you stare defeat in the face, pick up a cardboard sign, and boldly beg. Over the last two days we've gone from being barely... Read more
Taking it to the street
Yesterday afternoon, as my small crew and I calculated how much money and time separated us from our fundraising goal, one thing became strikingly clear: it was time for action.... Read more
Over the top
With three days to go in the campaign, I'm delighted a flurry of new supporters came in yesterday, bringing us past the 50 percent funded mark. We now have 75... Read more
First rehearsal and final fundraising push
On Saturday, we held the first rehearsal for the 35-person crew that will be deployed on June 18 to cover the big ride. Doug Plummer, who went from being a... Read more
Nudist field trip
The entire Beyond Naked cast and crew took a road trip last week to the Fraternity Snoqualmie nudist park, where producer Lisa Cooper met her first nudist! And naturally,... Read more
Big film fundraiser this Wednesday at Neumos
With 12 days to go in Beyond Naked'sKickstarter campaign, I'm delighted to report that we're nearly 40 percent of the way to reaching our goal, thanks to Dr. Patricia... Read more
How naked are we going to get?
Hi everyone! Today marks the halfway point in our fundraising campaign. We're thrilled to have 40 backerson board, who have taken us nearly 20 percent of the way to our... Read more