Many things a'foot in the TTW World!
Greetings, all -
It's been a busy Summer for us here at TTW, and we're nearing the end of our wonderfully active run to this year's activities. Here's the rundown:... Read more
Early 2016 Doings
Loyal Backers -
It's been a while since we gave y'all an update, but we want to fill you in on the happenings here. We may have been quiet, but... Read more
Touch the Wall is playing Everywhere - NOW!
Mel Stewart of SwimSwam says, "YOU GOTTA SEE THIS MOVIE!" He's serious.
Touch the Wall is playing a few places this week:
- New York City - Quad Cinema (through Thursday... Read more
Schedule a Screening of Touch the Wall. Seriously ... it's easy.
I hope you’ll pardon the frequency of these updates after a protracted period of dormancy, but there’s a lot happening ‘round these parts, and we think you should... Read more
The New Poster is Here
Our new movie poster came out today and debuted on Sports Illustrated. We think it looks quite nice ... hope you all do, too.
Look for the new... Read more
Touch the Wall's World Premiere in Denver
At long, long last, we're pleased to announce the world premiere of Touch the Wall as one of the cornerstone films of the 37th annual Star Denver Film... Read more
It's almost here ...
Fall's here, and with it comes the film. Really.
We've got a new website up, and we'll be adding to it in the coming weeks. Even better,... Read more
Touch the Wall Update: the Logo & Graphics
Touch the Wall Supporters -
Thanks to all of you who weighed in on our logo selection; we've decided to go with #1, below:
We've found an amazingly talented composer... Read more
Update: April 7 ... and all is well.
We've been busy little elves in our Touch the Wall workshop refining the cut, gathering finishing elements, and making plans for getting the film out there. The latest... Read more
State of the Film - Dec 2013
Touch the Wall Backers -
It takes an incredibly long time to make a film ... much longer than one thinks. We've been editing the film for little over a... Read more
Touch the Wall Posters, and stuff
Finally, we got those darned posters printed and signed. To those of you who have them coming, we'll get those shipped soon.
We had a nice dinner with Kara and... Read more
Everyone who pledged at the $15 and above will be receiving an invite from our friends at GoSwim.tv to join them for a free month of their videos.... Read more
Rewards Update - T-Shirts, Swim Caps, and Posters
We've kept our heads down for the last couple of months as we focus on editing the film. We're looking to get a cut done for the Fall.
The... Read more
Black T-Shirts - Is it really coming?
Hey y'all ... don't forget that the Black "Follow the Line" T-Shirt came ONLY with the following rewards: the $35 level (Black T); the $50 Special Download (pick one of... Read more
Our friends over at GoSwimTV.com have been hard at work redesigning their website, and it's heavy lifting over there. It's taking a bit longer than they expected, but the... Read more
The Touch the Wall Black T - Did you get it?
If you live in the United States, you should have received your Black T-Shirt by now. They were mailed out Wednesday at the Venice, CA US Post Office,... Read more
At long last, the Black T's are on their way out of our Venice Production office. 300 or so of them will be in the mail later today and on... Read more
David Marsh's Elite Performance Camp June 13-15
There are still a couple of slots left for 2012 Olympic Coach David Marsh's Elite Performance Camp, running June 13-15 in Durham, North Carolina.
The Elite Performance Camp is... Read more
Adding a T-Shirt to your reward
Some rewards don't include a T-Shirt (the signed Missy Photo, i.e.) and some people would simply like to add an additional T-Shirt to their order.
Please reply "yes" to the... Read more
WE MADE IT!! ... Now What?
Thanks again to everyone who's backed the project.
Some information about what's happened, and happening:
Amazon has recently charged most of your credit cards. They'll be funding us with a... Read more
WE MADE IT!!
Thanks to all for helping us reach our goal ... WE MADE IT!! A big hurdle has been leapt, but there are more to go.
No reason to stop reaching... Read more
Filmmakers Luck Out
More great press from Yahoo! Sports: http://www.thepostgame.com/blog/eye-performance/201304/missy-franklin-touch-wall-olympics-swimming
Seems we "Veteran Filmmakers" know how to pick a horse.
Just a couple days left. Time to nudge those procrastinating friends to pledge ...... Read more
Six Days Left!
Friends, family and fans of Touch The Wall. The clock is ticking and we are close. We have six days left to raise the remaining $20,000 and now is the... Read more
A New Reward - High Performance Swim Camp with Olympic Coach David Marsh of SwimMAC Carolina
For swimmers looking to dramatically improve their swimming comes a HIGH PERFORMANCE SWIM CAMP WITH OLYMPIC COACH DAVID MARSH.
David, one of the winningest coaches in NCAA history (Auburn), a... Read more
Adding a T-Shirt to your pledge (or upgrading to another reward)
Several folks have asked about adding a T-Shirt to their pledge ... or upgrading their pledge.
If you'd like to add a T-Shirt - either the black line or the... Read more
The FITTER and FASTER TOUR Reward
A New Reward - The FITTER and FASTER TOUR! Now, for the $175 level, you get a signed Poster of the film (by the Miss and Kara), a credit (as... Read more
Christo on the Morning Swim Show
Here's Christo in all his bespectacled glory on the Swimming World's Morning Swim Show - http://blip.tv/morning-swim-show/filmmaker-christo-brock-on-the-morning-swim-show-touchthewall-6566466
Pull up a chair, cause it's not a short interview.
Almost Half Way There
Thank you for all your help an support. We are almost half way there and we are hoping to pick up speed. We need the support and help from our... Read more
9News KUSA story
More great pub today, this time from KUSA in Denver.
Missy Picks Up the Trash - a private video
In case you hadn't seen it, Touch the Wall made the NYTimes last week - Catching a Champion Swimmer on Film! We're big-time now.
In the article, Karen Crouse described a... Read more
Missy Franklin's world has been changed ... kinda.
We're just past the half way mark, and we're picking up steam. Please continue to get the word out. Thanks to all of you.
Here's a tease we just posted... Read more
A hearty shout out to our first Contributing Producer!!
It seems Jessica Hardy's support has inspired others to support Touch the Wall, including our first Contributing Producer. Thanks for your support of the film and for the sport of... Read more
The Stars hit the big pool.
Todd and the Stars take Spring training to a different place, in a different way. Shot in Key Largo, Florida in March 2012.
Missy's First Medal
After Missy returned from London, we sat down with her in her living room. As usual, Missy was multi-tasking, working a project for school.
She pulled out her medals for... Read more