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A feature length documentary about the diverse world of people who make stop motion animated films using LEGO® toys.
A feature length documentary about the diverse world of people who make stop motion animated films using LEGO® toys.
270 backers pledged $12,800 to help bring this project to life.
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Bricks in Motion - A Documentary about LEGO® Filmmaking

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    THE FAN - Every little bit helps! This pledge gets your name listed in the final documentary’s credits. You also get PDF building instructions for the custom LEGO® models (digital camera, studio light, clapper, headphones, and boom microphone) seen on this Kickstarter page! Instructions available now!

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    THE VIEWER - Just want to watch the documentary? This pledge is for you. You get a SD digital copy of the finished documentary, plus your name in the documentary’s credits, and the custom LEGO® model building instructions.

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    THE ANIMATOR - Are you an animator who uses LEGO® and wants to get noticed? We will highlight you in a featured blog post on the front page of BricksInMotion.com, an online community devoted to the art of stop motion animation with LEGO® bricks. You also get your name in the finished documentary’s credits, the custom LEGO® model building instructions, and a SD digital copy of the final documentary. The website promotion award is exclusive to this tier. Promotion starts in January 2015; see the FAQ for more details.

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    THE MOVIEGOER - Time to pop the popcorn and watch some films! This pledge gets you an HD digital copy of the documentary, and the Bricks in Motion Collection DVD or Blu-ray/DVD Combo, which features 2 hours of LEGO® animation films from the cast and crew of the documentary, including Jay Silver, Chris Boyer, Philip Heinrich, Nathan Wells, Zach Macias, Doug Vandegrift and James Morr. The DVD will ship in December 2014. You also get your name in the finished documentary’s credits and the custom LEGO® model building instructions. To receive the Blu-ray/DVD Combo instead of the DVD, add $10 to your pledge total.

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    THE BUILDER - Let’s build! This pledge gets you pieces and instructions for a custom miniature LEGO® model designed by producer and animator Nathan Wells. You'll also receive a high quality digital copy of the soundtrack composed by Joseph Frank and Philip Heinrich, plus your name in the finished documentary’s credits, the custom LEGO® model building instructions, an HD digital copy of the documentary, and the Bricks in Motion Collection DVD. This LEGO® model is exclusive to this tier and will be shipped December 2014. To receive the Blu-ray/DVD Combo instead of the DVD, add $10 to your pledge total.

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    THE INTERVIEWER - Just want to talk? This pledge gets you a 30 minute Skype call with director Philip Heinrich and/or producer Nathan Wells. A time to talk LEGO®, filmmaking, favorite foods, whatever! You also get your name in the final documentary’s credits, the custom LEGO® model building instructions, an HD digital copy of the documentary, the digital soundtrack, and the Bricks in Motion Collection DVD. To receive the Blu-ray/DVD Combo instead of the DVD, add $10 to your pledge total.

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    THE CAMEO - This is your chance to appear in the documentary, in the plastic! We'll make a minifig of you, put your figure in the movie and then send the figure to you afterward. Some restrictions apply, please check out the FAQ for more info! You also get your name in the finished documentary’s credits, the custom LEGO® model building instructions, an HD digital copy of the documentary, the digital soundtrack, and the Bricks in Motion Collection DVD. To receive the Blu-ray/DVD Combo instead of the DVD, add $10 to your pledge total.

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    THE MASTER BUILDER - Build your own LEGO® studio! You get the pieces and instructions for a custom miniature LEGO model of a film studio designed by producer and animator Nathan Wells, plus your name in the documentary’s credits, the custom LEGO® model building instructions, an HD digital copy of the finished documentary, the digital soundtrack, and the Bricks in Motion Collection DVD. This LEGO® model, also available at the $500 level, will be shipped December 2014. To receive the Blu-ray/DVD Combo instead of the DVD, add $10 to your pledge total.

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    THE MOVIE STAR - This makes a great gift, either for you, or a friend or family member! Director and composer Philip Heinrich will compose and sing a song about you or or a friend or family member, set to a custom-made 30 second animated short film by producer and animator Nathan Wells. We’ll work with you to customize the message and content of the short as desired. You also get your name in the documentary’s credits, the custom LEGO® model building instructions, an HD digital copy of the finished documentary, the digital soundtrack, and the Bricks in Motion Collection Blu-ray/DVD Combo. First come first serve. Production of personalized song and video begins January 2015.

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    THE MOVIE STAR - animated by Zach Macias - This makes a great gift, either for you, or a friend or family member! Director and composer Philip Heinrich will compose and sing a song about you or or a friend or family member, set to a custom-made 30 second animated short film by producer and animator Zach Macias. We’ll work with you to customize the message and content of the short as desired. You also get your name in the documentary’s credits, the custom LEGO® model building instructions, an HD digital copy of the finished documentary, the digital soundtrack, and the Bricks in Motion Collection Blu-ray/DVD Combo. First come first serve. Production of personalized song and video begins January 2015.

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    THE MOVIE STAR - animated by Doug Vandegrift - This makes a great gift, either for you, or a friend or family member! Director and composer Philip Heinrich will compose and sing a song about you or or a friend or family member, set to a custom-made 30 second animated short film by producer and animator Doug Vandegrift. We’ll work with you to customize the message and content of the short as desired. You also get your name in the documentary’s credits, the custom LEGO® model building instructions, an HD digital copy of the finished documentary, the digital soundtrack, and the Bricks in Motion Collection Blu-ray/DVD Combo. First come first serve. Production of personalized song and video begins January 2015.

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    THE MOVIE STAR - animated by James Morr - This makes a great gift, either for you, or a friend or family member! Director and composer Philip Heinrich will compose and sing a song about you or or a friend or family member, set to a custom-made 30 second animated short film by animator James Morr. We’ll work with you to customize the message and content of the short as desired. You also get your name in the documentary’s credits, the custom LEGO® model building instructions, an HD digital copy of the finished documentary, the digital soundtrack, and the Bricks in Motion Collection Blu-ray/DVD Combo. First come first serve. Production of personalized song and video begins January 2015.

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    THE PRODUCER - The ultimate gift. You receive the LEGO film studio set designed by Nathan Wells, and are credited as Executive Producer in the documentary’s credits, plus the custom LEGO® model building instructions, an HD digital copy of the finished documentary, the digital soundtrack, and the Bricks in Motion Collection Blu-ray/DVD Combo.

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