Exciting news. The Mountain Within has been released on DVD and online via Amazon. The wonderful soundtrack is also available on iTunes.
BRAG, via its corporate arm GASP, was delighted to produce a promotional film for blowUP media’s new screen at the Bullring in Birmingham. Watch this space for the official GASP launch which will be announced shortly.
The executive producer of The Mountain Within, Herta von Stiegel, was interviewed by Robert Miller of The Telegraph about her book about the film, The Mountain Within: Leadership Lessons and Inspiration for Your Climb to the Top, and leadership and bankers’ bonuses. The video interview can be viewed here. This follows Al Gore’s blog about The [...]
The Mountain Within continues its world tour in Sydney on 17 September. The screening coincides with the launch of the book of the film by our executive producer, Herta von Stiegel, The Mountain Within: Leadership Lessons and Inspiration for Your Climb to the Top. Our director, Kyle Portbury, will be there to answer questions, and [...]
The executive producer of and brainchild behind The Mountain Within, Herta von Stiegel, shares her observations and insights about the lessons learnt from the project in her book, The Mountain Within: Leadership Lessons and Inspiration for Your Climb to the Top. It’s available on Amazon (http://amzn.to/qlzM6O) and promises to be a fascinating read. It features (among [...]
On October 6th, Rael Jones began working on the score to Get Well Soon. Up until this point, we’d been using Nick Cave’s bleak score to The Road as temp music, as well as some earlier ambient tracks Rael had prepared. Rael and I had been members of Thumpermonkey Lives! for a while; what we needed for this short [...]
She is known as Britain’s strongest schoolgirl. On Wednesday, Zoe Smith showed exactly why as she snatched and clean-and-jerked more than three times her own body weight to become the first Englishwoman to win a Commonwealth Games weightlifting medal.
Zoe Smith will be competing tomorrow 6 October at 9:30AM (UK time) and we hope that everyone will get behind her. Zoe is only 16 years old and the youngest weightlifter to compete in the Commonwealth Games this year. Already holding over 300 junior records in Great Britain, we’re sure that Zoe will make a [...]
BRAG Productions are pleased to announce that the promotional video for Commonwealth Games England is now up to view. The video features 16 year old weightlifter Zoe Smith who will be competing next week. For more info on Zoe and the rest of the team please visit the We Are England website (click here). Zoe [...]
More great news about The Mountain Within – it has been selected for screening at the Coca Cola Cinemagic International Film and Television Festival for Young People in Belfast.
We are pleased to announce that The Mountain Within has just been selected by the 20th Cinemagic International Film Festival for young people in Belfast, Northern Ireland. We will have more information early next week so please check back for festival dates and information.
Our friend and colleague Michael Price – the composer of the score for The Mountain Within – sees his next feature film hitting cinemas soon. Judging by the trailer, Wild Target looks like a great comedy and we can’t wait to watch it. Why not let us know what you think by posting a comment below or by clicking the Facebook ‘Like’ button above.
On 27 February 2010, Morgan Roy – one of the buddy climbers from the The Mountain Within – accepted the award for Best Documentary from the Mountain Film Festival in California. Follow this link to see all of the winners from the 2010 Mountain Film Festival: http://www.mammothfilm.com/Festival/2010FilmWinners/2010BestofCategoryWinners/tabid/390/Default.aspx This latest success follows hot on the heels [...]
Feature length drama documentary Completed and released 2009 85 min HD Directed by Kyle Portbury www.amazon.com www.themountainwithin.com www.imdb.com/title/tt1279951/ www.itunes.com What happens when a multi-ability team of climbers decides to take on one of the world’s most feared and revered mountains, Kilimanjaro? Strong friendships evolve quickly, the bonds deepening with every step. Seemingly insurmountable obstacles defeat [...]
Short film – drama A FocusUp Media production Completed 2008 19 min HD Directed by Kyle Portbury and Jolyon Rubinstein http://www.imdb.com/title/tt1337028/ www.focusupmedia.com Purchase the film Swan Song explores that most basic of human struggles – our heart’s desire – as its protagonists, David (Ed Kingsley) and Beth (Jessica Brooks – Footballers Wives, Children of Dune), [...]