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Iowa City is a remarkable place. But we're missing something...movies! Together we can build a new cinema and bring movies back downtown!
Iowa City FilmScene
Iowa City
United States
5 Team Members
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raised by 739 people in 1 month
121% funded
No time left
$75,000 USD goal
Fixed Funding This campaign has ended and will receive all funds raised.
Campaign Closed
This campaign ended on September 8, 2013
Select a Perk
  • $5USD
    Thank you!

    Website acknowledgement of our thanks for your donation.

    26 claimed
    Estimated delivery: October 2013
  • $15USD
    Just one word. Plastics.

    A FilmScene / Make a Scene sticker pack that proves you were part of a great future for Iowa City. Includes "Thank you."

    16 claimed
    Estimated delivery: October 2013
  • $20USD
    Where's he hidden the tickets?

    Right here, Charlie Bucket. This is simple: one ticket and a pack of stickers. A golden opportunity to help the cause and enjoy a movie on us. Includes "Thank you."

    38 claimed
    Estimated delivery: October 2013
  • $25USD
    Here's lookin at you kid.

    Perfect for out-of-towners or anyone with a big heart. One ticket for a special children's screening for an underserved youth plus a kids combo. Includes "Thank you."

    37 claimed
    Estimated delivery: February 2014
  • $25USD
    Grab a brew, don't cost nothin

    Well, not much at least. Your donation gets you a FilmScene pint glass, and a complimentary beverage when you come to pick it up. Includes "Thank you."

    98 claimed
    Estimated delivery: October 2013
  • $40USD
    Friday the 13th

    One ticket to a backers-only special screening of "Friday the 13th" on Friday, September 13th! The first show at FilmScene! If you survive the night, you also go home with a commemorative hockey mask! Includes "Thank you."

    14 out of 75 claimed
    Estimated delivery: September 2013
  • $40USD
    Number 5 is alive!

    A limited edition, backers only "Make a Scene" t-shirt from local printer Jonnie 5 Apparel plus the sticker pack. Wear it with pride to show you were a part of FilmScene from day one.

    17 claimed
    Estimated delivery: October 2013
  • $50USD
    I'll have what she's having.

    Two tickets, two drinks, and popcorn. Bring a date, bring a friend, bring your mother. It's a night out at FilmScene with the added knowledge that you helped make it all possible. Includes "Thank you."

    136 claimed
    Estimated delivery: October 2013
  • $75USD
    A beautiful friendship.

    A one-year standard membership to FilmScene (value: $45) plus a limited edition "Make a Scene" t-shirt from local printer Jonnie 5 Apparel to prove you were there from the beginning. Includes "Thank you."

    51 claimed
    Estimated delivery: October 2013
  • $100USD
    Like a box of chocolates.

    A delightful assortment of delicious FilmScene goodies: the limited edition, locally-printed "Make a Scene" t-shirt, the FilmScene pint glass and beverage, and the sticker pack all in a canvas FilmScene tote bag designed by local artist Greta Songe. Includes "Thank you."

    59 claimed
    Estimated delivery: November 2013
  • $100USD
    How do you like them apples?

    The FilmScene scholarship perfect for students (wink, wink, Mom). A one-year student membership, the limited edition, locally-printed "Make a Scene" t-shirt, 4 extra tickets for friends, and the sticker pack. Buy it as a gift and get a double "Thank you" for you and the lucky student.

    10 claimed
    Estimated delivery: October 2013
  • $150USD
    And your little dog, too!

    FilmScene support for the whole family: a one-year family membership to FilmScene (value: $85) plus two limited-edition, locally-printed "Make a Scene" t-shirts, sticker pack, and free admission for the whole household on your first visit. Includes "Thank you."

    29 claimed
    Estimated delivery: October 2013
  • $150USD
    The General

    Two up-front tickets (first three rows) to Alloy Orchestra's live performance with Buster Keaton's "The General," presented by FilmScene at The Englert on October 2. Includes behind-the-scenes meet and greet with Alloy Orchestra and a signed limited-edition event poster. Includes "Thank you."

    9 out of 25 claimed
    Estimated delivery: October 2013
  • $150USD
    Gonna need a bigger boat.

    Take a big bite out of FilmScene with the one-year standard membership (value: $45), plus all of the goodies in the "box of chocolates" swag bag. You're a FilmScene blockbuster supporter, street cred included. Includes "Thank you."

    18 claimed
    Estimated delivery: November 2013
  • $150USD
    Good morning Iowa City!

    Hey, this is not a test. This is rock and roll! Spend a morning as a DJ on AM-800 KXIC with morning host Jay Capron. Pick a day to join Jay for the morning show and if it’s a Tuesday – you can join the crew of the Downtown Dish! Includes FilmScene and KXIC swag too.

    0 out of 2 claimed
    Estimated delivery: October 2013
  • $250USD
    Walk the Line

    Two tickets to an exclusive one-night-only screening of "Walk the Line" on Friday, November 8 with producer John Carter Cash, son of Johnny and June Carter Cash, in person. Includes post-screening reception and signed "Walk the Line" event poster. Includes "Thank you."

    8 out of 25 claimed
    Estimated delivery: November 2013

    Fiddler on the Roof(top)

    Pick a favorite movie and invite 40 friends to join you for a private screening on FilmScene's rooftop terrace. Includes popcorn for everyone!

    20 out of 20 claimed
    Estimated delivery: April 2014
  • $1,000USD
    If you build it...

    Be a part of FilmScene's "Founders' Circle," a select group of 100 visionary donors who can truly say "I made that happen." Your name will be honored permanently on a custom public art piece. Also includes one-year "Cinephile" level membership, t-shirt, sticker pack, commemorative first-year photo book and invitations to special events all year long. Did we mention our undying gratitude?

    26 out of 30 claimed
    Estimated delivery: October 2013
  • $1,000USD
    Coffee is for closers.

    Our business backer special. Treat your employees or your best customers to a night at FilmScene. Includes 40 tickets with free soda and popcorn and recognition for your business as a Founders' Circle supporter on our permanent public art piece.

    2 claimed
    Estimated delivery: October 2013
  • $5,000USD
    I'm the king of the world!

    These titanic "Founders' Circle +" backers receive all the benefits of "If you build it..." plus named sponsorship of a curated film series or visiting filmmaker, one free venue rental, priority invitation to special events and a second year of "Cinephile" membership.

    0 out of 5 claimed
    Estimated delivery: November 2013
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