15% Funded for Catalina GP Film in 48 Hours!!!
15% funded and only 48 hours in! Let's keep the momentum going!
Please spread the word to friends, dealers, "moto-dudes-n-chicks"
Challenge others to "match your pledge"!
The Catalina Grand Prix: The Film Relaunches!
Well, let's see if the "Second Time is the Charm" as they say...it worked for the Penton film! We have re-launched the Catalina Grand Prix film project and... Read more
Less than 48 hours left for Catalina Grand Prix Film funding...
Thanks so much for your past support and in this if you have pledged already.
We have less than 48 hours to go.
Malcolm Smith's last race! And perhaps most... Read more
Catalina Grand Prix Film Deadline Approaches...
Hi Penton Film Fans!
Just wanted to remind everyone we have another Kickstarter campaign going for our Catalina Grand Prix Film project if you want to become a backer for... Read more
HELP SUPPORT CATALINA GRAND PRIX FILM!
A friendly reminder to support our new motorcycle film about the Catalina Grand Prix! Only 33 days left!
Lots of neat rewards including another new commissioned painting and... Read more
NEW FILM COMING...THE CATALINA GRAND PRIX: THE RACE RETURNS
First off, I hope those who have gotten their rewards are enjoying them. We can all (and that means YOU) take pride in knowing we put a lot... Read more
GET YOU PENTON FILM STUFF YET?
We are still fulfilling Kickstarter Backer Rewards for the Penton film and have NOT heard from A LOT of you from the form/survey Kickstarter sent a while back... Read more
Penton Film Reward Distribution Updates
Many of you are now getting your backer rewards and just last Friday the Blu-Rays' showed up so those are going out this week.
IF YOU HAVE NOT... Read more
First Batch of Penton Film Rewards Going Out Today!
Today the first load of Kickstarter Backer Rewards went out and more will be going out in the next few days. DVD's and movie posters for those packages... Read more
Penton Backer Rewards Getting Ready!
Sheesh! It has been a busy summer with the completion of the Penton film. I thought once we were done with the film we could take a breather,... Read more
Penton Film Hits The Theatres!
Good evening everyone!
Well, after about 6 years (over 2 years since we started the first Kickstarter campaign), the movie is starting to be shown in theaters and people seem... Read more
CONFIRM YOUR PENTON PREMIERE TICKETS!
As were finishing up the film in time for our Cleveland, OH premiere, I wanted to drop everyone a line to say first, Thank you for making it... Read more
ORGANIZE YOUR PENTON FILM SCREENING!
We've stepped away from the edit computer for a little bit (movie is coming along great!) to remind all of our Kickstarter.com backers to get out there and organize... Read more
John Penton Film Trailer Released!
Well after almost six years here is the first peak at what we all have been waiting and working for, the trailer for the Penton film. We hope... Read more
Lyle Lovett Voice-Over Session Next Week!
Good morning all!
Well, in the last couple of weeks we have shaved a five and a half hour movie down to a little over two hours…Sheesh! I guess when... Read more
SHOOTING FINAL PENTON INTERVIEW TODAY!
Hi Penton Fans!
I know it's been a while since an update but we've all been busy editing, shooting and starting to promote the film at the 2014 Monster Energy... Read more
We all here at Pipeline DIgital Media want to wish all of our Penton film supporters and magical Christmas and Holiday season!
Every year, we make a Christmas card featuring... Read more
PENTON Film Poster Revealed!!!
I thought you would like to be some of the first to see the new poster art for the Penton film.
We hope you like it!
Also, we're working... Read more
PENTON FILM TO HAVE THEATRICAL RELEASE!!
Lots of things happening with the film. Editing, shooting some more, getting ready to do a bunch of re-creations and....we have a distributor for the theaters!!! Check out... Read more
Across the Pond We Go!
It's less than 24 hours from departure to Italy and Austria with John, Jack and our crew and I wanted to give you a quick update!
1) 42... Read more
"Filming the life of a motorcycle legend"
Hello Penton fans!
Thought you all would enjoy this nice front page (above the fold!) article that came out in the Lorain County newspaper yesterday (Friday). About 40 interviews shot... Read more
Shooting is underway!
Howdy Penton film backers!
We got back from Ohio a couple of weeks ago from the first shoot where we had 13 people in the interview "chair" including the man... Read more
Kickstarter Movie wins Academy Award!
From the John Penton Story crew, we just wanted to let everyone know that another Kickstarter.com project won the Academy Award on Sunday night for Best Documentary Short.
Congratulations to Inocente... Read more
Penton Movie Production Plans Firming Up!
Happy Tuesday Penton Fans!
I know most everyone was probably getting tired of all the updates we were sending leading up to the deadline so I thought I would give... Read more
John Penton Crosses The Finish Line Once Again!!!!
As of 9:42pm eastern time last night the fund raising campaign ended after 2 months at $160,315.50! We watched the minutes and seconds count down like waiting for... Read more
The last video #7: John Penton on Donna joining the Pentons
With 34 hours left of this successful campaign, this will be the last video of this series before we actually have a movie made. You'll just now have... Read more
OVER THE TOP!!!! (and a fun video with Bob "Hurricane" Hannah about John Penton)
WE DID IT AND THANK YOU!!!!!
As of this morning we went past the goal of $150,000 to $153,000 with more pledges coming in. Thanks to a bunch of fine... Read more
Video #6-Dane Leimbach on the 1976 ISDT bikes
This is the fifth of six videos in a short series from interviews with John and Jack Penton and the late Dane Leimbach for the forthcoming film, "The... Read more
Torsten Hallman Makes a Pledge and Tells a Story...
4-Time World Motocross Champion, Torsten Hallman made a nice pledge for the film the other day and followed it up with a neat and interesting story via email that... Read more
Video #4-Jack Penton on "The Next Generation"
This is the fourth of six videos in a short series from interviews with John and Jack Penton and the late Dane Leimbach for the forthcoming film, "The... Read more
Penton Conversations Video #3-John Penton- Setting The Record
Another tasty nugget for all you Penton fans!
In this video #3 of now six, John Penton talks about setting the transcontinental record on his BMW after winning the Little... Read more
Penton Conversations Video #2-Jack Penton on The KTM Relationship
We hope you all had a nice Christmas!
A late gift for you! Here is Video #2 of our Series "Penton Conversations" from our interviews that will be used in... Read more
The Penton Conversations Video #1-John Penton on his high pain threshold.
Merry Christmas and Happy Holidays!
We hope you enjoy this first video of a series of five we are calling "Penton Conversations". These are from the actual interviews with John... Read more
Merry Christmas! We're Over Half Way There!
Everyone here at PDM wishes you and yours a Merry Christmas and Happy Holidays!
We hope you enjoy this Christmas card featuring our friend Brad Lackey who was the subject... Read more
Give the gift of John Penton film backing!
No sure of what to give that special "moto-head" for the big day? How about making them a "Backer" of The John Penton Story!
We came up with this cool... Read more
Officially...over a third of the way there!
We just broke the $50,000 mark which is a third of what the project needs with over 30 days to go! We will be a lot further 30 days... Read more
World Champion Danny LaPorte talks about his start on Pentons on DMXS
Here's another excerpt from the DMXS Radio interviews last June with 1982 250cc World Champion Danny LaPorte who got his start on Pentons. It's out of order with... Read more
AMA National Champion Steve Wise to be part of John Penton Film!
I was contacted yesterday by AMA legend, Steve Wise about his history with racing Penton's early in his career. He said his Penton was his secret weapon down in Texas... Read more
Listen to John Penton on DMXS Radio...
Here is the interview our good friends at DMXS radio did last June with John Penton. David Izer and Kevin Kelly do a great job interviewing the luminaries... Read more
The Penton Family-Early Pictures
This is the first of a few updates with some great pictures of the John Penton and his family courtesy of the Penton Family and Ed Youngblood's book, "John Penton... Read more
Lyle Lovett on Speed with Dave Despain about Penton Film!
For those that missed it last summer, here is the interview with Lyle Lovett by Dave Despain on Speed's Wind Tunnel Show.
As everyone can see Lyle is a moto... Read more
Penton Movie Project Promo Card from Las Vegas AMA Event.
Here is the promo card we had made for the project that was passed out at the AMA Hall of Fame Legends event last weekend. Our friend and talented... Read more
Need "Evangelists" to help push the project!
Alrighty then, we're off and running! Thanks everyone!
We really could use some passionate folks who can influence friends help push the project to their peers and social groups. Motorcycle... Read more