More new's on the film
Thanks to those who commented on the last update wishing me well!
Right now Chris and I are busy working on a trailer for the film and logging... Read more
Uncharted Amazon is over.
For me at least. Three days ago I began the long journey back to England to receive treatment for a flesh eating disease called leishmaniasis. Whilst it is curable 95%... Read more
The latest news from the remote jungles of the Western Amazon
We’re now over half way through our trip to film Uncharted Amazon.
So what’s the news?
We’ll, there’s a lot! I’m currently writing this from my bed as... Read more
Botflies, jaguars, loggers, harpy eagles, giant otters and an extremely rare silky anteater.
We've been hard at work for the last few months and everything is going really well, we've encountered some really incredible people, places and animals. We've also shot... Read more
Back in town!
So we’re a little late sending out the updates… to put a long story in short, the river we’re using to get far into the jungle has been... Read more
Two weeks in
I'm writing from Puerto Maldonado right now, we're two weeks into filming and have shot some great stuff already having made good progress on four scenes. The original... Read more
Its finally time for us to go and start filming!
So the plan is as follows; tomorrow we'll take a plane from Heathrow to Sao Paulo in Brazil then another from Sao Paulo right the way across the bottom of... Read more
The essentials for filming in the remote Amazon
In the update below I've outlined what we're taking with us to film in the remote depths of the Western Amazon, just incase you'd like to have a... Read more
Things that bite in the rainforest + a little update on what we're up to...
You haven’t heard from us for a little while now and you might be wondering what we’re up to!
Boring stuff is the short and simple answer, all... Read more
Fantastic news! we smashed our stretch goal, the campaign is over and Uncharted Amazon is filming from the air!
Firstly, we have to say a massive thanks to all of you for supporting Uncharted Amazon over the last 30 days. We are incredibly pleased to have hit... Read more
So we've blasted through the target and hit 105% which is fantastic news. Now we're aiming for our stretch goal of £12,000, we have one day to get... Read more
WE DID IT!!! Uncharted Amazon is 101% funded!!!
Uncharted Amazon is going to be made. We cannot thank you guys enough. It is hugely significant for us to find so many people out there who are fascinated by... Read more
WE ARE SO CLOSE! - Uncharted Amazon is just 10% away from being made!
Thanks to you, Uncharted Amazon is just 10% away from being funded, we are all elated to be so close, but for that last push to the goal,... Read more
Where will we film Uncharted Amazon?
Firstly we'd like to say a huge thank you to our backers so far and also to all of the people who have shared our project, we are now 85%... Read more
NEW TRAILER - Uncharted Amazon is entering the final week countdown.
As of today, 118 people from all over the world have supported the creation of a feature length film to chronicle life’s challenges in one of the world’s last great... Read more
Time is running out for the rainforest
...and for us too, there are now only 12 days left to support Uncharted Amazon! To illustrate the parallel, we'll share a couple of startling facts about the reality of rainforest... Read more
New addition to the £48 reward level & above!
Great news! We're half way through the campaign and half-way funded so to celebrate this, we're offering you some extras...
For anyone pledging at the £48 reward level... Read more
Half way there!
Great news! after the folks at Kickstarter selected us as their 'Project of the day', a surge of backers came and supported Uncharted Amazon, as a result we... Read more
We made Kickstarter project of the day!
Usually when we make an update, we ramble about the things that fascinate us in the rainforest. Today is no different, as for anyone that would like to read a... Read more
We're really enjoying seeing everything move forward with our campaign, but we've also been watching out for some other campaigns too.
For fear of becoming too addicted, we... Read more
The rainforest at night
Firstly, we'd like to thank you again for supporting us and say that we are really pleased to reach 28% of our goal so far. But we still... Read more
What is so special about our filming location, the Las Piedras rainforest?
The answer is, just about everything. Below is a map of the world where a deep red colour represents a high vertebrate species richness whilst a blue colour represents a... Read more
The coming of the rains
Hello fellow nature lovers!
You might be wondering, how we will get to these remote locations to film Uncharted Amazon...
The answer is rivers, which are like the highways... Read more
When we are not working on Uncharted Amazon...
So we are two days into the campaign to make Uncharted Amazon and we are elated at the response, having raised 23% of our goal so far. A... Read more