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They told him he can't have kids. In his palms are cicada shells....
Alex Kabelitz
Los Angeles, California
United States
1 Team Member
raised in 1 month
101% funded
No time left
$5,000 USD goal
Flexible Funding This campaign has ended and will receive all funds raised.
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This campaign ended on July 1, 2012
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  • $5USD

    Embark on the journey with us by giving a small donation. As a token of our appreciation, we will keep you updated throughout our process and send you a thank you note!

    1 claimed
    Estimated delivery: July 2012
  • $10USD
    The Cicadas Sing!

    Please pledge $10 and receive a one-of-a-kind haiku. Haikus are a beautiful way to express oneself in writing. What better way to thank you, our lovely supporter? We will write you a personalized haiku. Pretty cool, huh? We will also send you a thank you note!

    5 claimed
    Estimated delivery: July 2012
  • $25USD

    In 2009, a crew of Biola students ventured out to Japan and made the award-winning film called Jitensha. This DVD will give you a taste of what our feature length film will look like!

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    Estimated delivery: July 2012
  • $50USD

    In 2011, Biola students set out to Japan to make yet another award-winning film called Persimmon. For $50, you will receive an autographed DVD copy of our most recent Japan film plus Jitensha!

    3 claimed
    Estimated delivery: July 2012
  • $100USD
    Mystery Basket!

    While we are in Japan this summer, we will take time to personally pick out a mystery gift for you! We promise it will be something awesome! There are many delicious foods that can be found in Japan and we would like to share some of those yummy treats with you! You will also receive DVDs of Jitensha and Persimmon.

    9 claimed
    Estimated delivery: August 2012
  • $250USD
    Be Behind-the-Scenes!

    So, if you're like us, you've probably wanted to watch everything that happens as a film is being shot. Well, now you can! We will send you a private link to our behind-the-scenes footage as well as sneak peeks of our film! You get to see everything that happens as it happens! Plus, you'll receive the mystery basket and DVDs of Jitensha and Persimmon.

    6 claimed
    Estimated delivery: July 2012
  • $500USD

    Pledge $500 dollars and you will receive all of our other fabulous rewards plus 2 VIP tickets to the premiere of Cicada- good for you and a date! After the premiere, you will get to hang out with the cast and crew at the afterparty AND you will also get all of the previous rewards.

    0 claimed
    Estimated delivery: May 2013
  • $1,000USD
    Dean's List

    For $1000, we will include you in the special thank yous of the end credits as well as IMDb AND send you both a Cicada DVD and a private link to the finished film before anyone else gets to see it! You will also receive 2 VIP tickets to the premiere and all of the other perks.

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    Estimated delivery: May 2013
  • $2,000USD
    Your Name In Lights!

    To honor your generosity, you will receive a special thank you in the end credits, IMDb and on the program handed out at the premiere. We know you've always wanted to have your name on the big screen and now you can! You will also receive all of the above rewards, including a copy of the film before everyone else gets to see it.

    1 out of 2 claimed
    Estimated delivery: May 2013
  • $5,000USD
    Itadakimasu (Let’s Eat)!

    …with the Assoicate Producers of the film- that’s you! Thank you for supporting our film! We invite you to join us for dinner at a Japanese restaurant In Little Tokyo, in Los Angeles! Over a delicious meal, you will get to hear stories of our crews’ experiences in Japan! Along with dinner, we will give you an Assoicate Producer Credit on IMDb as well as in the rolling credits! You will also receive everything mentioned above.

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    Estimated delivery: August 2012
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