"ABOVE THE BIT" - starring ERIC ROBERTS & SALLY KIRKLAND

A project in San Tan Valley, AZ by Nancy Criss
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Faith-Based and Family-Friendly feature film: How can you find Faith when you don't believe in yourself? Stars Eric Roberts as Kent!
Backers: 91
Average Pledge Per Backer: $198

Funded: $17,994 of $10,000
Dates: Jun 4th -> Aug 3rd (60 days)
Project By: Nancy Criss
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Latest News

WE DID IT!

August 3rd - via: kickstarter.com
Thank you to all of our Kickstarter backers that helped us reach our goal level.  You made this a successful campaign with all your support! We are making a movie and so glad to have you as part of our team!  We will be in touch shortly and through... (Read More)

Our final hours!

August 2nd - via: kickstarter.com
We're almost there! Just 18 hours left! Thanks for coming along on the ride. We appreciate everyone who supports our efforts to make this terrific family feature film. Hope we have a bunch more folks to tip our hats to in the next 18 hours!  Please... (Read More)

THE CHALLENGE

July 30th - via: kickstarter.com
FROM OUR WRITER, KEN LEMM: Just 4 days left for our kickstarter campaign! We're so close to meeting our 5th stretch goal- the most important step! We're nailing down filming dates, signing up talent, finalizing our budget. We're SO grateful to all... (Read More)

SIX days and counting!!!

July 27th - via: kickstarter.com
Hi Team, SIX days and counting and we are only $8900 away from hitting our 5th goal and being able to lock down shoot dates with the cast and & crew. I need everyone this week posting and sharing!  To thank all the Kickstarter Backers if we hit... (Read More)

We hit our 4th Stretch Goal!

July 26th - via: kickstarter.com
Guess what???????????? I woke this morning from another generous donation from our friend overseas, Dimity Telfer. Her pledge this morning took us over our 4th stretch goal. A big yeehaw to Dimity! We have 8 days left to reach our MAIN goal which was... (Read More)

We are only $3200 away from hitting our 4th stretch goal!

July 23rd - via: kickstarter.com
NEW UPDATE 07/23/13: We are only $3200 away from hitting our 4th stretch goal between our pre sales and campaign! We are in our final count down and need your continued support! We can do this team - please share, shout from your roof tops, knock on... (Read More)

Join me and some of the cast & crew of A HORSE FOR SUMMER on Spreecast this coming Monday, 6:30 pm PST July 22nd

July 18th - via: kickstarter.com
SUBSCRIBE to our new channel and join me and some of the cast & crew of A HORSE FOR SUMMER on Spreecast this coming Monday, 6:30 pm PST July 22nd. LIVE Q&A video chat, ask us questions, join in the fun and find our more about our upcoming... (Read More)

16 Days and Counting!

July 18th - via: kickstarter.com
Hi Team! We are only 16 days away from our campaign ending and we really NEED your help in promoting our final weeks! We need to raise at least $10,000 in these final 2 weeks to lock Dean down to some dates for the film. We are so close to our 4th... (Read More)

18 Days & Counting

July 15th - via: kickstarter.com
Hi Team! We are only 18 days away from our campaign ending and we really NEED your help in promoting our final weeks!  We are so close to our 4th stretch goal, surely if we all get behind each other we can do this but it takes team work. Your... (Read More)

It is BONUS TIME again.

July 8th - via: kickstarter.com
It is BONUS TIME again. Anyone that pledges and/or claims any of our great rewards ($25 & up) TODAY only will get 2 FREE tickets to one of our private screenings. LARGE BONUS (so share share today) If we hit our 4th stretch goal today ($3900) we... (Read More)

29 Days left and we are a little over 1/2 way!

July 5th - via: kickstarter.com
UPDATE UPDATE! We are only $1612 shy of hitting our 3rd stretch goal between our campaigns and pre orders - can we rally today supporters! Let's make it happen today. Woohoo! To all of our fans and backers, we appreciate you more than you know.... (Read More)

We are close team to our 3rd stretch goal

July 3rd - via: kickstarter.com
Hi Everyone, We are really close to hitting our 3rd stretch goal and hitting the half point.  Pleaseeeeee share the campaign today and re post on your social networks. Also, we have several foreign territories showing interest in the film!  Offers... (Read More)

Exciting times!

July 1st - via: kickstarter.com
Hey Team! We have some exciting things going on today, to get all the latest update and new announcements happening this morning, check out our Facebook page: https://www.facebook.com/AHORSEFORSUMMER. Once again I want to thank you for your continued... (Read More)

Are We On Track?

June 25th - via: kickstarter.com
Hi Team A HORSE FOR SUMMER! I wanted to share this website with you that allows us all to see how we are doing and if we stay on track with our campaign where we will be at the end of it. All of us have an invested interest in the film, therefore, I... (Read More)

SHARE help us hit our 2nd Stretch Goal!

June 23rd - via: kickstarter.com
Hi Team! We have opened up 2 more "Lunch on the Lot" Rewards!  This is to help us push over the hump on our 2nd stretch goal today, we are only $319 away from hitting it. Pledge $350 or more 2 backers Limited (2 of 4 left) Limited time perk: For the... (Read More)

Exciting New Reward PRODUCT PLACEMENT!

June 22nd - via: kickstarter.com
Hi Team! We have a great opportunity for entrepreneurs.  If you or you know of someone that has their own clothing line, jewelry, cap, arts & craft business then you will want to take a look at this product placement opportunity for the film.... (Read More)

Please SHARE the video - Mandalynn Carson plays SUMMER

June 19th - via: kickstarter.com
From one of our lead actors, Mandalynn Carlson as SUMMER DEAN. I wanted to talk a little about my upcoming filim A Horse For Summer and the crowd funding for this project. Thanks for watching. Mandalynn! Kickstarter Link if you want to know more... (Read More)

Last Minute push for today!

June 17th - via: kickstarter.com
Okay last minute push to help us achieve our 1st stretch goal by the end of today. Anyone that pledges $10 or more to this great faith family film will have their name included in the end credits of the movie! Stars include DEAN CAIN, ERIC ROBERTS,... (Read More)

Today is the day - let's hit our first stretch goal!

June 17th - via: kickstarter.com
Today is the day, let's go team, we need to hit our 1st stretch goal by 5 pm today for the extra bonus. PLUS we added a couple new rewards and changes on others. A Private Screening in L.A. and Phoenix before the film is released. Give your input to... (Read More)

DEAN CAIN MEGA FAN REWARD

June 16th - via: kickstarter.com
We put up a new Reward for all the die hard Dean Cain Fans! SUPERMAN DEAN CAIN REWARD: -Be a featured supporting actor in a scene with Dean Cain. You'll get to set and check in with our production coordinator. Then you'll be moved to holding where... (Read More)

SPECIAL BONUS THIS WEEKEND for all our supporters!

June 14th - via: kickstarter.com
It just keeps getting better! FANS & SUPPORTERS of "A HORSE FOR SUMMER" (formerly known as ABOVE the BIT) we are launching a marathon Kickstarter weekend. If we can reach our 1st stretch goal by 5 pm Monday, every backer will get a special bonus,... (Read More)

Our most exciting news for the day!

June 14th - via: kickstarter.com
Our most exciting news for the day is the addition of DEAN CAIN to our cast! We are so thrilled to have Dean join our film!  http://www.imdb.com/name/nm0001002/?ref_=sr_1 Over the past few weeks, we've had several meetings with actors, distributors,... (Read More)

A special bonus just for the 14th!

June 14th - via: kickstarter.com
A special bonus just for the 14th! Today only, the first 14 people to back our project with a pledge of $75.00 will receive (2) VIP tickets each to one of our two red carpet premiers (LA or Phoenix). Join in the excitement of a red carpet event and... (Read More)

We would like to welcome our newest cast member, Chalet Lizette Brannan!

June 13th - via: kickstarter.com
Chalet Lizette Brannan will be playing Emily.  She seems to be on a roll and booking projects right and left.  A lot of talent in this little 8 year old and we are proud to include her in our cast. Visit her on IMDB:... (Read More)

NEW LIMITED PERK - Lunch on the Paramount Lot

June 12th - via: kickstarter.com
We have a new limited reward spread the word please. Pledge $350 or more Limited time perk: For the next 24 hours only, "Lunch on the Lot" - the first three people to pledge $350.00 or more and indicate this perk, the producer will invite up to (2)... (Read More)

New Office on the lot of Paramount Pictures Studio

June 11th - via: kickstarter.com
We would like to announce that our new LA production office is now located on the lot of Paramount Pictures Studio.  We are in the infamous Lucy Bungalow #101, one of my favorite actors off all time Lucille Ball's old Bungalow. Sincerely, Nandar... (Read More)

Stay Involved!

June 9th - via: kickstarter.com
We need your help to spread the word! Please LIKE us at http://www.facebook.com/AboveTheBit and and FOLLOW us on Twitter via @nandarent to stay involved. Tell other fans! Tell co-workers and classmates! And of course, keep checking here for more... (Read More)

We Added a NEW REWARD!

June 8th - via: kickstarter.com
Pledge $17 or more with the CALI Reward and get a Digital Download of the Movie PLUS Your name on 'Above the Bit' Website. Thank you on Twitter and Facebook.  Now is the time to spread the word and get a copy of the film! Thank all of you for your... (Read More)

Exclusive Backer Updates

June 7th - via: kickstarter.com
This post is for backers only. Please visit Kickstarter.com and log in to read. (Read More)

Great support!

June 7th - via: kickstarter.com
We are humbled by the great support of our backers already!  You are the best on Kickstarter.   Let's make kickstarter history with a Faith-Family friendly film that everyone can relate too.  Let' show them some family support and we want more... (Read More)

A reminder to our backers!

June 6th - via: kickstarter.com
This post is for backers only. Please visit Kickstarter.com and log in to read. (Read More)

Our first 24 hours!

June 5th - via: kickstarter.com
It is amazing that within 24 hours of launching we already hit 10% of our goal and continue to climb.  Your support and faith in this great film inspires us even more.  Thank you so much for joining our team in supporting family films!  (Read More)

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