TAUBLIEB Films Flash Update!
“UNCHAINED: THE UNTOLD STORY OF FREESTYLE MOTOCROSS”
HAS BEEN NOMINATED FOR AN EMMY!
“OUTSTANDING LONG SPORTS DOCUMENTARY”
The acclaimed NETFLIX feature documentary from TAUBLIEB Films and Crusty Demons, “UNCHAINED: The Untold Story of Freestyle Motocross” has been nominated for a Sports Emmy by the National Academy of Television Arts & Sciences in the prestigious category of Outstanding Long Sports Documentary. The awards will take place Tuesday, May 9th, at Lincoln Center in New York.
Written, Directed and Produced by Paul Taublieb, with Co-Producer/Director Jon Freeman, “UNCHAINED” tells the adrenaline soaked story of the birth and explosion of the most extreme sport on the planet, Freestyle Motocross. Narrated by Academy Award-nominated actor Josh Brolin, it stars the pioneers of the sport, including Travis Pastrana, Seth Enslow, Brian Deegan, Mike Metzger and Carey Hart, among many others.
“UNCHAINED” was produced by TAUBLIEB Films and Crusty Demons. Executive Producers Mark Hall, Susan Cooper, Sam Pontrelli, Mitch Covington, Jeff Bowler, Dana Nicholson, Nat McCormick, Brian O’Shea and Josh Brolin. Co-Producer Stacy Transou, Director of Photography Chris Zamoscianyk. Consulting Producer Eric Johnson. Produced in conjunction with Monster Energy.
Special Thanks to Monster Energy and ESPN X Games for making this film possible!
Note, this is TAUBLIEB Films’ second Emmy Nomination, with the first leading to a win for “Hawaiian: The Legend of Eddie Aikau.”
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In Other TAUBLIEB Films News:
VIDEO PROFILE OF FMX STAR JOSH SHEEHAN NOMINATED FOR REALSCREEN AWARD!
Known as the “Academy Awards” for Non-Fiction Content, a special profile for Monster Energy and the ESPN X Games about how rider Josh Sheehan overcame the emotional devastation of the death of his brother to complete the triple back flip and continue his career has been nominated by REALSCREEN in the Digital and Branded Content – Brand-Funded Content category. Shot on location at Josh’s home in the outback of Western Australia, the piece was produced and directed by Paul Taublieb, Executive Producer Susan Cooper and Editor Phil Hamer. Executive in Charge for Monster Energy Sam Pontrelli and Executive in Charge for ESPN Esther vanHuystee.
Here’s a link to the piece: https://vimeo.com/169166737
This is the second Realscreen Award for TAUBLIEB Films, the first being the worldwide viral soccer phenomenon, with over 150 million views, “Abuelo Memo” check it out here: https://vimeo.com/102185365
FERRARI releases Italian language version of “Driven by Emotion”
The video showing the transformation from Ferrari’s first car to the the current LaFerrari, directed by Paul Taublieb, has been released with an Italian narration. Click here to check it out! https://vimeo.com/208027506