The Perfect Color is done.
I'm happy to announce that we've finally brought The Perfect Color through post-production. The foley recording and sound mix has been ongoing since fall of 2013, chipping away... Read more
Fun with Foley
This was a lot of fun! I spent the weekend in Dave Tyo's home studio in Saratoga recording foley for the movie. It's something I've always wanted to do. In... Read more
The Music Begins...
Hey everybody. Just wanted to let all of you know that I had a fantastic meeting with our composer, Andy Iorio last night. I'm excited about the talent and sensibility... Read more
I want to start this update by thanking of all you backers, supporters, crew, cast and extras for your patience. I am happy to report that picture editing... Read more
"Pay the Editor" Campaign a Success!
Our indiegogo campaign to pay our editor was a success, thanks in large part to a private donation from one of our Executive Producers. This little movie is... Read more
Great news! The drives have been passed on to the editor! We're excited to see scenes start coming together.
Shooting Completed (Bittersweet)
From the Director:
I am happy to report that we completed shooting early in the morning on Sunday Sept 2nd. I apologize for not updating you all sooner... Read more
Successful Tech Scout
We had an excellent technical scout of the locations today. It was long but so worth it. I had an opportunity to work through every shot with the DP and discuss logistics... Read more
After lots of searching and negotiations we're happy to report that, as of today, we have all of our locations locked in. We're very happy with them all. 100% of... Read more
We're happy to report a successful casting session in Albany today. It was fun playing cowboys and indians with the kids who came in to try out for the younger versions of... Read more
Wanna be in the movie?
We're inviting all of our backers to be extras in The Perfect Color! If you live in Albany and you'd like to get in the movie then just send us... Read more
First Dollar Spent!
We're proud to announce that we've made our first purchase with the Kickstarter money! We bought two external hard drives that will be needed to store our precious footage. Don't... Read more
What started as a trip to New York to rehearse with the actors became much more about finding the characters and refining the story. I'm so glad we did this!... Read more
Where we're at...
Hi Everyone. A few updates...
Here's some cool news! We have a soft lock on a composer. He's the guitarist from a band with a decent national following. It was... Read more
We're about two months away from production and kicking it into high gear. Locations and crew are being locked in and soon we'll be casting our supporting and featured roles.... Read more
The Perfect Color BLUE Version
I just finished the new BLUE version of the script and schedule. We've also been re-crunching the budget numbers since the campaign ended. We're still trying to see if we... Read more
A HUGE THANK YOU!!!!!!!!!!!!!
IT IS DONE! The Perfect Color KICKSTARTER CAMPAIGN IS A SUCCESS AT $16,305! With the $1304 cut that will go to Kickstarter & Amazon, that still leaves us with our... Read more
We did it! We're funded! Thank you to all of our generous backers! You all rock! We're going to keep going after funds before the deadline. The more money we... Read more
TO ALL OF OUR BACKERS
First off, thank you for your support. It means so much to the people trying to make this happen. Making this film is my dream and I will never forget... Read more
A Big Lead!
I just had a very interesting conversation with someone who may be able to help us connect with the kind of people that can finance this film. That's all I... Read more
Yard Sale Report
We made a few hundred dollars at our yard sale this weekend. Not a bad haul. We had some generous donations to sell from friends and family. Our focus this... Read more
Today we're having a yard sale and film fundraiser at 165 Euclid Ave in Albany. We'll be raffling off some cool prizes to get involved in the film. I'll be... Read more
We're on TV!
The YNN interview aired today. We're hoping for new backers! Here's the link to the video. http://capitalregion.ynn.com/content/your_news/capital_region/585391/online-program-helps--kickstart--film-careers/
TV Interview and QR codes
Had a good interview with YNN today. Still waiting to hear when the story will air. We also added QR codes to the posters that we're hanging up. Now people... Read more
The first fifteen days are over. We made it past $3500! Our goal in the next 15 days is to make it to $10,000. It starts with the interview with ... Read more
A Great Week and a Goal Met!
Last week we set a goal to be at $2,000 by now. Thanks to some generous pledges big and small, we're up over $3,000! We can make this movie happen!... Read more
Push to $3,000 and New Posters!
We are almost at $3,000! Help us get there before the YNN interview! We'll be calling a few friends for small pledges. We also created some posters last night that... Read more
YNN, the local Time Warner affiliate, will be doing a story on The Perfect Color! They're sending a crew to the New School to film me teaching my multimedia class... Read more
$1,000!! & IMPACT interview
We're up over $1,000 thanks to our generous backers! Our goal is to be at $2,000 one week from today. We'll be taping an interview with IMPACT tomorrow morning (Sunday).... Read more
Possible News Coverage and Please Help!
We're in talks with a local news station on doing a story. It's looking good! More info soon. We're reaching out to lots of people in the Capital Region to... Read more
Just spoke with someone from a newspaper here in Albany. An article would do a lot for us. Fingers crossed!
First Booking with Local Press
We just booked a segment in IMPACT, a public access show broadcasted here in the Capital Region by Open Stage Media. We just have to work out the date, probably... Read more
We've contacted some of our friends in the local media here in Albany, trying to setup some interviews about the movie. We're working on landing something on the local Time... Read more
Our meeting with Elizabeth Friendman went well! We're now one step closer to getting the song licenses for the Elvis tracks featured in the film!
Producer's Meeting with Liz Friedman
Just had a phone meeting with Jimmy Arrant, co-producer. We discussed our strategies this week in bringing some more attention to our account. We're doing everything we possibly can locally!... Read more
Thanks to some generous contributions, we're close to $1,000 already! We'll be pushing hard this week to take it further! We can do this! Check out our incentives. We really... Read more
Facebook Launch Event
We sent out a link to an unreleased short as a thank you to the people who attended our launch event on facebook. We're doing whatever we can locally to... Read more
We've been driving around taking old paint cans off people's hands. We've got about 35 out of the 100 we're going for. We even got an electric sprayer from someone.... Read more
Go for launch!
The Perfect Color has launched. It's been a long process in preparing for this and we are very excited! Here we go! Thanks for your support!