Love & Other Stunts

In a 50+-year career Gary Kent has worked more than 100 films as a stuntman, actor, director, writer, but his biggest challenges are in the here and now.
Film
$9,921USD
raised of $9,500 goal
104%
0 time left
This campaign started on Jan 13 and closed on February 27, 2013 (11:59pm PT).
Flexible Funding
Campaign Closed
This campaign ended on February 27, 2013
In partnership with
Select a Perk
  • $20USD
    Spot Tramp Throw

    Bounce off a trampoline as we mentally award you with a punch to the ribs or any other body part you may assign. It's all done through telepathy, but the joy/pain of giving will linger in your heart.

    14 claimed

  • $35USD
    Full Body Burn

    Feel the heat as you receive a DVD of the finished documentary once we premiere the film at its first festival.

    24 claimed

  • $50USD
    Saddle Fall

    Dust yourself off and collect an autographed photo of Gary Kent. You'll also get a DVD of the finished documentary once we premiere the film at its first festival.

    20 claimed

  • $75USD
    Pony Express

    Leap onto a moving horse and receive a copy of film producer Joe O'Connell's award-winning novel-in-stories Evacuation Plan. You’ll also get a DVD of the finished documentary once we premiere the film at its first festival.

    5 out of 20 claimed

  • $90USD
    Sidewinder!

    When a stunt pro rams his car into another car, you've got a SIDEWINDER! When we run out of new copies of Gary Kent's out-of-print memoir Shadows and Light to offer as perks, it's time to dig up six "like-new" copies of said book and offer them as a LAST CHANCE signed, first-edition rarity. Can you say collector's item? You'll also score a DVD of the finished doc once we premiere the film at its first festival. RAMMING SPEED!

    2 out of 6 claimed

  • $100USD
    True Backseat Love

    What? You think a stuntman is only a fighter and not a lover? Every stuntman dreams of being a leading man. Show some love and receive a DVD of the Gary Kent-directed upbeat movie Rainy Day Friends about an L.A. gang member (Esai Morales in an early role) who must beat the odds when cancer strikes. You'll also receive a DVD of the finished documentary once we premiere the film at its first festival.

    2 out of 5 claimed

  • SOLD OUT

    $100USD
    Bar Fight

    Are you man (or woman) enough? Ball up your fists and receive a signed first-edition copy of Gary Kent's memoir Shadows and Light: Journeys with Outlaws in Revolutionary Hollywood and a DVD of the finished documentary once we premiere the film at its first festival. The book is now out of print and copies are collector's items.

    5 out of 5 claimed

  • SOLD OUT

    $150USD
    Flying W

    Get ready for the stunt that is so dangerous it's now outlawed! You get DVD copies of two rare films directed by Gary Kent: The Pyramid and Rainy Day Friends plus a DVD of the finished documentary once we premiere the film at its first festival.

    5 out of 5 claimed

  • $200USD
    Pipe Ramp

    Go up on two wheels! Follow it with a personal 20-minute (minimum) telephone conversation with Gary Kent during which he'll answer your questions about the film business. You’ll also get a DVD of the finished documentary once we premiere the film at its first festival.

    1 out of 8 claimed

  • $500USD
    Knuckle-Duster

    The ultimate stunt: lunch in Austin, Texas, with the director and Gary Kent. We pick up the tab. Transportation to Austin is the responsibility of the donor and is not included in the award. Walk, run or do a pipe ramp stunt. Just do it! You’ll also get an autographed photo of Gary Kent and a DVD of the finished documentary once we premiere the film at its first festival.

    2 out of 4 claimed

  • $1,000USD
    Jerk Off

    That's as in jerked off the ground in one of the most exciting stunts known to man. Donate at this level and get executive producer credit on the documentary. You’ll also get an autographed photo of Gary Kent and a DVD of the finished documentary once we premiere the film at its first festival.

    3 out of 8 claimed

Do you think this campaign contains prohibited content? Let us know.