Guardians of Fire

la subida

A project in Medellin, Colombia by Christian Ocampo

Status: Active

A thesis documentary capturing the essence of the people and community around Colombian cycling culture.
Backers: 31
Average Daily Pledges: $42
Average Pledge Per Backer: $73

Funding: $2,270 of $2,000
Dates: Nov 30th -> Jan 29th (60 days)
Project By: Christian Ocampo
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Latest News

we did it

January 6th - via:
Yesterday was the big day—we captured Letras. A group of 4 talented cyclists began the climb at 7 am and my crew and I captured the rollercoaster of raw emotion that everyone endured. I’ll be sharing a few stills in the upcoming days as I... (Read More)

we’re here

January 4th - via:
reporting from Manizales in Colombia right outside of Letras. Tomorrow we tackle the big climb and we’re in for a long day. So far so good and I’m beyond grateful to be here and safe with my crew and the locals.  (Read More)

flights are booked + gear is collected!

December 17th - via:
in 16 days we will be landing in Colombia! the gear has been received and the flights have been booked. everyday is a step closer!   (Read More)

You guys are incredible!

December 8th - via:
In 6 days we hit our goal! i am beyond grateful for all of the support from each and every one of you. this is only step one and it only gets more exciting and productive from here.  i'm going to leave the Kickstarter up for a few more days and... (Read More)

meet our crew!

December 6th - via:
for those that are curious, i have just added the bio's and a little bit of information about the crew that is going to be behind this project on the main project page! its quite the amazing team and im excited to work with them to bring back... (Read More)

1/3 of the way there!

December 1st - via:
First and foremost, thank you to all those who have contributed towards getting me one step closer to reaching my goal! We're a third of the way there in less than 24 hours!  The encouragement and support has been overwhelming, so thank you for... (Read More)

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