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Uncovering Helen Levitt: a camera-shy photographer hits the NYC streets for 70 years, transforming American street photography forever.
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    FILM CLUB! Digital download of the film and a digital high resolution production still, plus all of the above!

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    BROOKLYN DATE NIGHT! A DVD of the film and a 95 Lives digital soundtrack, plus all of the above. Create a date night smoother than Brooklyn is cool when you cue up your 95 Lives soundtrack during dinner: sweet jazz meets swinging lindy hop with bold NY soundscapes. Digital "sound-load" + DVD = YES!

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    GRAND SLAM! All of the above plus: a limited edition 95 Lives screen-printed "Pigeon & Camera" reusable tote bag for beach, ballpark, market, photo shoots, books and beyond! Get a BIRD'S EYE VIEW!

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    LINDY HOP! A great gift for the swing music and dance fan: BE IN THE FILM! Receive star treatment as you join the film production in a vibrant 1940s re-enactment scene: Harlem Swings at The Savoy. Receive a high-res production still featuring YOU in action on set and get a lesson from the best Lindy Hoppers out there, enjoy live music, meet the director, plus all reward packages above! Note: Filming is in the San Francisco, CA area. (Reward does not include your travel; a wonderful meal is provided!) What are you waiting for? HOP TO IT!

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    EARLY BIRD! Be among the few and the first to see a rough cut of the film. Receive an invitation to a private film-in-progress screening followed by a reception where your feedback goes straight to the director. Plus, your name on the BIG SCREEN in the thank you credits in the film's rolling titles, a limited edition production still sent from location shoots, plus all rewards above! Private screening cities: Chicago, Los Angeles, Salt Lake City, San Francisco, Seattle, New York. (Travel not included.) EARLY BIRD SPECIAL: first 25 donors to support at $250 level earn a customized bonus reward! Details in EARLY BIRD header on left!

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    RED CARPET! Receive a pair of tickets to the 95 Lives FILM PREMIERE in the town nearest you. Can't get to the movies? We'll bring this movie to you! Private screening option available with personalized skype or phone conversation with the film’s director. Plus all reward treasures above.

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    ROYAL FLUSH! Earn your ASSOCIATE PRODUCER credit and a personal invitation to the reenactment scene of the poker legends! Your name will be listed as ASSOCIATE PRODUCER in the film's credits and all web materials, including IMDb. Receive 2 tickets to the film's World Premiere where you meet cheering audiences. Plus, all rewards above.

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    THE NEW YORKER! Earn your VIP Pass to the film's Premiere. Smile! That paparazzi flash is for you as ASSOCIATE PRODUCER in the film's credits and all web materials, including IMDb. In New York or coming to the Big Apple for the premiere? Ask for your private tour of Helen Levitt's favorite New York neighborhoods. Thank you!

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    THE WORKS! Earn EXECUTIVE PRODUCER credit in the film's titles and all web materials, including IMDb. Plus, receive a limited edition 1 of 25 print of New York scenes by a photographer featured in the film. All rewards above, plus: one vintage treasure hand-selected for you!

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