Updates and Screenings
Hello Wonderful Backers!
A quick update to let you know that the "Special Features" content has been completed for the Blu-Ray special edition. Shortly we'll be sending it to our... Read more
"Schermann Song" Short Listed for Gothams (we need your help)
Greetings!! I hope this finds you well. I have some very exciting news to share with you (if you haven't already heard about it from my cast and... Read more
NYC Theatrical Screenings + Upcoming Festivals
Just wanted to share with you our latest screening updates:
First off our huge announcement is we are beginning our theatrical screenings with our NYC Premiere on November 1st (Thurs)... Read more
"Schermann Song" Wins in Phoenix and other fun updates!
I have some great updates to share with you. First and foremost thank you again for your support and belief in our film. I'm in the middle of... Read more
"Schermann Song" Hits the Phoenix Film Festival
Hello wonderful backers!!
Great news!! One of our very first screenings of "How Do You Write A Joe Schermann Song" will be at the Phoenix Film Festival this week!! We're... Read more
Official Trailer released
We've just released our official trailer! check it out here:
We're excited for the film festival interest we've already received and can't wait to share our screening... Read more
Because of you...
Hello everyone! You've been supporting us from the very beginning in helping us make our musical a reality. I cannot thank you enough (thank you again!). Some of you may... Read more
Kickstarter Song Request: A Year in the Making
As part of our thank you rewards, we had been performing special song requests for people that pledged a certain amount. This one is a little late….but we are finally... Read more
"Schermann Song" Diaries
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I've retitled these series of blogs so I don't have to write "Pre-Production", "In Production" or "Post-Production" -- as it will be all... Read more
"Schermann Song" Pre-Production (Report 1)
Pre-production formally began on May 21, 2010
Now that I'm knee deep in getting the project ready for a July 1 shooting date -- here are some of the things... Read more
“Schermann Song” Pre-Production Begins the Full Tilt Boogie
Here we go!
As I embark on my next project — a feature film musical title “HOW DO YOU WRITE A JOE SCHERMANN SONG” I plan to give some updates... Read more
KICKSTARTER Discussion tonight in Los Angeles at the WHAT'S UP LOVELY Sneak Peek
Filmmaker Gregory Bayne and I will be discussing our successful Kickstarter campaigns and crowdfunding as an emerging trend prior to the sneak peek of my latest feature film... Read more
And It Begins
Just wanted to update you with exciting news -- auditions are happening on May 7th!!
After our amazing success with the help of 239 generous people -- we... Read more
We did it!!
Today is an incredible day. With your continued support and generosity, we are making our movie musical!! This is amazing!!
I am truly thankful for the incredible people who made... Read more
Our Last Day - My Top 10 Film Musicals
Thank you to all our amazing supporters!
10. ONCE (2006) - http://www.youtube.com/watch...
9. THE LITTLE MERMAID (1989) - http://www.youtube.com/watch...
8. THE COURT JESTER (1955) - http://www.youtube.com/watch...
7. THE MUSIC MAN... Read more
71 hours and counting...
Just 71 hours left and counting! Wow!
We're at 82% funded! Thank you to all our new backers that have joined us and have generous!y supported our project.
Remember, if... Read more
3 days to go!
Just 3 days left in our campaign!!
We're at 78% funded! We're gaining steam and backers every day. Thank you so much for joining us and supporting our project.
Remember,... Read more
4 Days Left....
Just 4 days left in our campaign!!
We're at 77% funded! We're getting there thanks to you! Remember, if we don't reach $30K in 4 days WE DO NOT RECEIVE... Read more
My Top 10 Film Musicals - #5 (Whoa - 5 days left!!)
Just 5 days left in our campaign. The time has really flown by since launching it over 2 months ago.
We're at 76% funded! So incredible that we're almost there! ... Read more
My Top 10 Film Musicals - #6
Just 6 days left in our campaign.
I wanted to share with you my Top 10 Film Musicals -- listing one per day so that #1 will be listed on... Read more
Special Song Request
Here's our Kickstarter reward song request performed by the immensely talented Joseph Schermann and Christina Rose -- dedicated to some very special people.
This is one of the first musical... Read more
My Top 10 Film Musicals - #7
7 days left in our campaign. I wanted to share with you my Top 10 Film Musicals -- listing one per day so that #1 will be listed on our... Read more
Top 10 Film Musicals - #8
8 days left in our campaign. I wanted to share with you my Top 10 Film Musicals -- listing one per day so that #1 will be listed on our... Read more
Special for Today Only!
As an additional thank you for you generosity, we've created a special deal for today only!
For a pledge of $25 or higher you get your choice of one of... Read more
Top 10 Film Musicals - #9
9 days left in our campaign. I wanted to share with you my Top 10 Film Musicals -- listing one per day so that #1 will be listed on our... Read more
Top 10 Film Musicals
As we count down our last 10 days of our campaign, I wanted to share with you my Top 10 Film Musicals -- listing one per day so that #1... Read more
Our Radio Appearance
This past weekend Christina Rose (who plays Evey in the film) and myself flew in to Los Angeles and appeared on LA TALK RADIO's FILM COURAGE(hosted by David Branin... Read more
We Are The PROJECT OF THE DAY!!
This is amazing! We are the featured "PROJECT OF THE DAY" on the Kickstarter main page!
Thank you to everyone who has helped put us in a great position... Read more
100 Backers!! NEW REWARDS ADDED!
Just wanted to take this moment to thank all our 100 amazing backers.
We are now 29% funded with $8595!! This is no small feat and on behalf of everyone... Read more
Another Milestone Kickstarted!
Over this past weekend we hit a major milestone with our Kickstarter fundraising campaign. Thanks to our incredible backers and their generous donations we are now 25% funded! This... Read more
A New Way to Thank You
Here's Christina Rose and Joe Schermann performing another beautiful duet.
***NEW REWARD ADDED***
For a $300 pledge, you can request any song for them to perform -- exclusive for our... Read more
And Now for a Little Something....
Here's our way of saying thanks from us to you. We can't do this without your generous support.
EXCLUSIVE VIDEO UPDATE #1
An important message from our actors to all our amazing backers and those who have helped spread the word of our indie film musical campaign.
Stay tuned for more surprises!
$5000 milestone reached!
Just wanted to take this moment to thank all our 46 amazing backers.
We are now 17% funded with $5070!!
This is amazing and I am truly humbled by the... Read more
Nearing 2 weeks - 40 backers strong!
At 13 days we are now have 40 amazing people backing this project and are 13% funded.
It's been an incredible start. We cannot thank everyone enough who has contributed... Read more
It's Been One Week...
We are one week into our Kickstarter fundraising campaign and are 33 backers strong with countless others spreading the word. I truly appreciate everyone's support. It's been nothing short of... Read more
Another Splendid Day
Monday found us going over the $1200 mark with 4 new generous backers. And word is spreading with people sharing out Kickstarter campaign. It's truly amazing to see so much... Read more
First Milestone Hit!
It's Superbowl Sunday!! Don't we wish we had a little advertising money to get one commercial spot during that event! Actually, I think we'd be able to make about 20... Read more
Amazing Support Continues!
Our third day begins finding us with 12 generous contributions! We are now at 3% of the film funded with 71 days left to do it. We are... Read more
Our First Day Is A Success!!
Dear friends and gracious supporters,
Just wanted to let you know about our first day in this campaign to get HOW DO YOU WRITE A JOE SCHERMANN SONG off the... Read more