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A new film takes you behind the scenes - into the lives, hearts, and minds of the people that provide the zoo experience: the keepers.
Joann Self Selvidge
Memphis, Tennessee
United States
3 Team Members
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raised by 219 people in 4 months
105% funded
No time left
Verified Nonprofit
$15,000 USD goal
Flexible Funding This campaign has ended and will receive all funds raised.
Campaign Closed
This campaign ended on February 7, 2013
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  • $10USD
    Special thanks

    We will thank you on our Facebook page and website! (fully tax-deductible)

    5 claimed
  • $10USD
    For Zookeepers Only

    We will include your name in the Keepers Credits and give you access to our online premiere party being held exclusively for zookeepers! You will see the finished film and special outtakes before everyone else! This perk is not available to the general public. Please let us know where you are a keeper. (fully tax-deductible)

    47 claimed
    Estimated delivery: June 2013
  • $13USD
    Lucky $13 Perk

    We will send you a magical postcard with a special thank you from your spirit animal. Note: This 30-day bonus perk is a stand-alone gift that is not included with any other level of giving. (fully tax-deductible)

    3 claimed
  • $23USD
    Taropop Tshirt

    Acclaimed artist Kong Wee Pang of Taropop designed this t-shirt exclusively for The Keepers. Please indicate your size (S, M, or L) when choosing this perk. Note: This bonus perk is a stand-alone gift that is not included with any other level of giving. (amount over $5 is tax-deductible)

    20 out of 50 claimed
    Estimated delivery: March 2013
  • $25USD
    You deserve credit!

    Your name will be included in the Thank You credits at the end of the film, PLUS you'll get a digital download of the finished film! (fully tax-deductible)

    42 claimed
  • $33USD
    Folk Art

    Original folk art by P. Snoflake Taylor (12"x12" paint on plywood). Giraffe theme. See gallery for examples. Note: This bonus perk is a stand-alone gift that is not included with any other level of giving. (amount over $3 is tax-deductible)

    12 out of 16 claimed
    Estimated delivery: March 2013
  • $50USD
    Access to Private Video Album

    All of the above, plus password access to private postings of footage and images taken behind the scenes. (fully tax-deductible)

    4 claimed
  • $75USD

    All of the above, plus a signed 5X7 photograph from our collection of production stills taken on set, behind the scenes. (amount over $1 is tax-deductible)

    6 claimed
  • $100USD
    The Hard Copy

    All of the above, plus a professionally packaged DVD with extras, liner notes, and a free digital download of the film score music. (amount over $15 is tax-deductible)

    26 claimed
  • $135USD
    Keepers Delight

    Everything at The Hard Copy level, plus a Taropop Tshirt and Lucky $13 spirit animal postcard. Please indicate what size t-shirt you want (S, M, L). (amount over $20 is tax-deductible)

    3 claimed
  • $250USD
    Animal Artwork

    All of the perks up to the $100 level, plus an invite to the film premiere and an original painting created by one of the animals at the Memphis Zoo! Note: Animal paintings are limited, and once we run out, we cannot offer this extra perk at this level or to the higher giving levels. (amount over $25 is tax-deductible)

    6 out of 20 claimed
  • $500USD
    Animal Cookies

    Everything at the $250 level, plus special mention in the credits and some good old fashioned animal crackers that feature an image from the Memphis Zoo historical archives on one side of the box. (amount over $30 is tax-deductible)

    5 claimed
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