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A Magical Realist dark comedy about mortality, mysticism and the metaphysics of facial hair in Hasidic Brooklyn.
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    WATCH "TZADEIKIS" ONLINE

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    WATCH THE FILM AND EXTRA FOOTAGE

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    DIGITAL DOWNLOAD AND BOOKLET

    You'll receive a DIGITAL DOWNLOAD link for the movie after its festival premiere, access to online BEHIND-THE-SCENES MATERIAL, and a DIGITAL BOOKLET including pictures, interviews, and a digital copy of the SCRIPT.

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    TZADEIKIS READING & WATCH LIST

    We'll email you a list of select cast and crew's recommended reading and viewing materials. Find out which movies, books, articles inspired "Tzadeikis"!

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    LIMITED EDITION DIGITAL MIX TAPE

    Be the proud owner of a digital mix tape including original recordings of “Tzadeikis” cast members singing Hasidic songs in edition to original work by director Emily Cheeger, aka. Vuk.

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    SIGNED DVD

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    LUZER VOICEMAIL ANSWERING MESSAGE

    One of our co-stars, Luzer Twersky, will record an ANSWERING MESSAGE FOR YOUR VOICEMAIL BOX. He'll even sing, if you like! (...And he's a pro.) You'll also get a link to all STREAMING MATERIALS.

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    "TZADEIKIS" MOVIE POSTER

    Receive a DIGITAL DOWNLOAD of the film, all STREAMING MATERIALS, DIGITAL BOOKLET, and a limited-edition "TZADEIKIS" MOVIE POSTER, designed by Emily Cheeger. (You can take a look at the concept illustrations here and her previous poster designs on this page to see what's in store: http://emilycheegergraphics.tumblr.com/)

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    "TZADEIKIS" T-SHIRT

    Receive a LINK TO WATCH THE MOVIE and a T-SHIRT emblazoned with the title of the movie. Show everyone what a tzadeikis you are!

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    PRIVATE SCREENING PARTY

    Receive online access to all the STREAMING MATERIALS, DIGITAL BOOKLET, and an invitation to a PRIVATE SCREENING PARTY held before the festival release date in New York City. Another screening party will also be organized in Helsinki, Finland. (Backer will be responsible for any travel and lodging.)

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    SCREENING PARTY AND "THANK YOU" CREDIT

    Receive online access to all the STREAMING MATERIALS, DIGITAL BOOKLET, an invitation to a PRIVATE SCREENING PARTY in New York City or Helsinki, and a THANK YOU CREDIT at the end of the film. (Backer will be responsible for any travel and lodging.)

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    ONE-OF-A-KIND PHOTOS!

    We'll bring a disposable camera to set, with your name it, and shoot a roll of film especially for you! Then we'll mail you the exposed camera. You'll have one-of-a-kind behind the scenes shots from the set of "Tzadeikis"! Also includes online access view the film.

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    SCREENWRITING WORKSHOP

    Receive ALL STREAMING MATERIALS, an invitation to the PRIVATE SCREENING PARTY, and attend a SCREENWRITING WORKSHOP with the director in New York City. (Backer will be responsible for any travel and lodging.)

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    SCRIPT FEEDBACK

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    Receive an ASSOCIATE PRODUCER CREDIT on the movie, in addition to a VIP INVITATION to the PRIVATE SCREENING in New York or Helsinki, all DIGITAL MATERIALS, a SIGNED DVD and SIGNED POSTER of the film.

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    JOIN US ON SET AS A FEATURED EXTRA!

    Be a featured extra in role and scene(s) of Director's choosing depending on your availability in late February and early March. Must cover all travel expenses to attend film shoot in NYC.

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