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Feature film takes you on a fun & insightful journey to understand the "deuce" - the forgotten son of paper currency.
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    Pledge US$ 2 or more About US$ 2

    Donate the film’s namesake and receive a Thank you on our Facebook and Twitter pages, and we’ll follow you on Twitter. PLUS get exclusive project updates that only our backers receive.

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    Your name will appear on the film's website on a special page to acknowledge backers. With it, submit a max-15 word $2 bill bio (how many you own, where you got your first one, etc.) and it will accompany your name. You also get the Facebook and Twitter thank-yous (which are given at all subsequent levels)

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    Pledge US$ 12 or more About US$ 12

    NEW REWARD! Get the other $12 donation package PLUS receive a handwritten thank you note from the director of the film, on a postcard from the Bureau of Engraving & Printing. (this reward is only available at this level)

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    HAVE A TWO! You love $2 bills, so get one BACK for this donation. We'll send you a crisp two dollar bill, autographed with a thank you from the director. This insures you'll never spend it. (this reward is only available at this level).

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    DOUBLE DEUCES! Your name will appear in a SPECIAL THANKS TO section of the film's credits. Plus all previous rewards.

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    Pledge US$ 32 or more About US$ 32

    Receive a digital download of the final film PLUS a digital download of our forthcoming eBook about $2 bills, which goes beyond the movie to include additional info & video clips not found in the film. You also get your name listed higher on the website AND higher in the credits. Throw in the Twitter & Facebook stuff and this may be the best reward yet.

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    Prefer a DVD instead of a digital download? How about both? Get an autographed copy of the DVD along with the eBook, digital download of the film and the same elevated position in the credits.

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    Pledge US$ 42 or more About US$ 42

    The official T-shirt for the $2 bill documentary, the eBook, the digital download of the final film and an elevated position in the film’s credits. The T-shirt will be available in January, 2014

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    ALL ACCESS PASS You’ll get on the email list which entitles you to receive exclusive video content others won’t see. See outtakes, extended interviews & footage and more. Also includes the digital download, the eBook and an elevated position in the film's credits.

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    Pledge US$ 62 or more About US$ 62

    ALL ACCESS PLUS. Everything in the $52 pledge PLUS you'll receive PDF transcripts of full interviews with 5 prominent participants from the film. We can't use everything they said in the movie, but you can read all of it. Interesting stuff from a presidential historian, superstition expert, someone from the Treasury Dept., and 2 more to-be-determined. Cover page includes a signed thank-you for your pledge, from the director.

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    SNEAK-A-PEEK: Receive an advance preview of a 5-7 minute section of the film before it is complete. This is an added bonus to the All-Access pass as it allows you to see a finished sequence from the film before anyone else. And it comes with an intro clip from the film's director. Then you’ll get the autographed DVD, a digital download of the film AND the eBook

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    Pledge US$ 102 or more About US$ 102

    BE IN THE TEST AUDIENCE: Receive a link to watch an early edit of the full film. Along with it, complete the survey sheet so YOU can provide feedback to the film's director. As part of this test audience, your comments and suggestions will help shape the final edited version of the film. Then receive a digital download of the finished product (so you can tell your friends, "see that edit right there? MY idea").

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    Pledge US$ 122 or more About US$ 122

    3 SECONDS OF FAME Here’s your chance to be IN the film! Submit a pic of you and a two dollar bill (or your entire collection) and we’ll include it in a photo montage that runs during the film’s credits. Digital download of film, eBook and your choice of T-shirt or autographed DVD as well.

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    Get a one-hour, insider Q&A session with the director, John Bennardo. Hold it after a public or private screening of the film, as part of a class or group, or just as some quality one-on-one time. Session held over Skype or phone (or in person, if local). Get a digital download of the film too.

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    10 SECONDS OF FAME Submit a short video of yourself and your $2 bills (per our specific guidelines!); a portion of the footage will appear in the eBook AND either the film’s credits, or if really insightful and wonderful, in the body of the film itself! Download of movie, eBook, T-shirt AND autographed DVD are all part of this package, as well as your credited role in the film.

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    Pledge US$ 1,002 or more About US$ 1,002

    JOIN AN EDIT SESSION. Be a part of the creation of the film by joining the director/editor live as a section of the film is edited. Simultaneously be on a Skype call as the editor's screen is shared on your system. Watch cuts be made live and even have them explained to you throughout - it's an open-dialogue process. You can choose two 45-minute sessions or one 90-minute session. THEN get the test audience reward, the eBook, T-shirt AND a signed DVD personally thanking you for all of your your help.

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    ASSOCIATE PRODUCER CREDIT Instantly become an Associate Producer of the film; your name will appear in the credits as such, as well as on the movie poster and the film’s IMDB page; Admission and “VIP” status at any of the film’s screenings too (travel & accommodation expenses not included).

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    EXECUTIVE PRODUCER CREDIT. Receive this credit on all film literature and of course, in the film itself. Access and VIP status to all film screenings and events (travel & accommodation expenses not included). And use it to further your film career, since you'll now have the same credit Steven Spielberg had on all three Back to the Future films

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    Pledge US$ 10,000 About US$ 10,000

    THE ULTIMATE EXPERIENCE. Start by having a great $2 bill story or experience; with this reward, we will travel to you anywhere in the U.S., interview you or members of a group, and capture any other footage related to your story. Then we'll work it into the film! Contact me directly if you want to discuss your story before you pledge at this level.

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