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A horror movie about a haunted apartment, depression, and what's waiting for all of us in the dark...
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    Pledge US$ 5 or more About US$ 5

    SHADOW - sure you're 2-dimensional, but you hint at larger, scarier things to come.
    At this level, you'll receive regular updates from pre-production through release.

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    BUMP IN THE NIGHT - you make the imagination run wild: it might have been the house settling, or....
    At this level, you'll receive regular updates from pre-production through release PLUS behind-the-scenes videos and a digital copy of the script.

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    SPIRIT - you have the ability to linger long after your physical form has perished. You're as eternal as our digital download. All the rewards of the $15 level, PLUS a digital download of the film and "special thanks" in the end credits!

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    EPITAPH - send a message from beyond the grave... Same as the $25 level, PLUS we'll send you a signed Escape the Dark postcard!

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    SPECTER - you do more than linger; you can be seen. You creep people out as much as the score to our movie. All the rewards of the $25 level, PLUS a digital download of the film's original score by Matthew Chilelli.

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    AFTERLIFE (of the party). All the rewards of the $35 level, PLUS an invite to our wrap party! Meet all the awesome people who put this film together!

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    APPARITION - you can take the shape of a human, perhaps a human reading our script? Same as the $35 level, PLUS a copy of the script signed by the cast and crew.

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    BOO(ze) - Same as the $50 level, PLUS at our wrap party, the first round's on us! Enjoy some spirits with us!

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    PHANTASM - others will wonder if you're real or imagined, but there's nothing imaginary about your DVD! Same as the $50 level, PLUS a DVD of the finished film.

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    PHANTOM (of the opera) - your body might be gone, but your love of music keeps you coming back for more. Same as the $75 level, PLUS digital download of the complete musical works of Matthew Chilelli.

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    EVP - Electronic Voice Phenomenon. If you turn the volume on your tape recorder up enough, you might hear voices giving you script notes. Same as the $75 level, PLUS script consulting from Ben and Matthew. We'll send you a full writeup on your completed feature or pilot, plus a 30 minute notes session via Skype or Phone.

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    GHOST IN THE MACHINE - mind/body duality got you down? Why choose from two things when you can choose from three! Same as the $75 level, PLUS your choice of one of the following: 1) lessons on shooting in low light, 2) microbudget budgeting, 3) pitch consulting

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    COOKIE MONSTER - "C" is for "Contribute!" Same as the $125 level, PLUS for those in the Los Angeles area, Ben DeLoose will come to your house and bake a batch of cookies while giving you notes. If you don't live in LA, we'll ship you a batch! Om nom nom!

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    SPECTRAL PHOTOGRAPHY - same as the $75 level, PLUS you'll make a photo cameo in the film! We'll feature a photo of you as one of our main character's actor clients. If you live in Los Angeles, we'll take a great picture of you! If you live out of town, send us a good one and we'll touch it up.

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    (DE)COMPOSER - Same as the $75 level, PLUS Matthew Chilelli will score your short film! Amaze your production friends by getting a custom score by an Emmy-winning composer!

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    SÉANCE - we summon you, spirit! Same as the $250 level, PLUS an invite to the initial cast & crew screening in Los Angeles. (no transportation costs covered for those out of the LA area)

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    ASSOCIATE PRODUCER - some would find the title scary, but not you! Same as the $500 level, PLUS Associate Producer credit.

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    END OF THE LINE - you're at the limit, the terminus, the boundary of what is humanly possible. Sounds like a co-producer to me. Same as the $500 level, PLUS Co-Producer credit.

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    POLTERGEIST - you can manipulate physical objects, like a book cover, or a manuscript page! Same as the $75 level, PLUS your choice of prop: the cover to Jackie's beloved book “Parting the Veil: 12 Accounts of the Supernatural”, OR a revised page from August's manuscript, signed by the actor.

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    GHOSTWRITER - are you a critically acclaimed children's show? Are you a helpful ghost with reading and writing tips? No! You're the author of "Parting the Veil!" Same as the $75 level, PLUS we will feature your image as the author on the cover to Jackie's beloved book, “Parting the Veil: 12 Accounts of the Supernatural” (and we'll send you a copy!)

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    BLOODLINE - Same as the $75 level, PLUS we'll use YOUR last name for a main character's last name! We have six main characters that only have first names: August, Jon, Jackie, Rachel, Craig, and Jillian. One-up your friends with names in the credits by having your name appear all throughout the film!

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    SIREN - few can resist the haunting melody of a tune all your own. Same as the $75 level, PLUS Matthew Chilelli will record an original musical composition just for you! Your very own theme!

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