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Documentary about the people of Easter Island fighting for a sustainable future in the face of development and rapidly growing tourism.
249 backers pledged $35,182 to help bring this project to life.

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    Thank You!

    Special "Thank You" credits in the film + we'll send you updates on the film and our progress through post-production and on the film festival circuit.

    *ALL REWARD LEVELS include these two items

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    Easter Island Postcard

    "Thank You" Postcard sent to you from Easter Island.

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    Film Download + Extra BTS Content

    Digital download of the film (before anyone else!) + extra behind the scenes content from production.

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    1 Ticket to Minnesota Screening

    One ticket to a private screening of the film in Minnesota after it's completed.

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    Eating Up Easter T-Shirt

    Eating Up Easter T-Shirt made from recycled materials here in the USA.

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    T-Shirt + Download + Postcard

    Eating Up Easter T-Shirt, postcard sent from the island, a digital download of the film (before anyone else!) + extra behind the scenes content from production.

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    Recycled Plastic Moai Statue

    Get plastic waste off Easter Island! We've created a method to turn plastic bottles from the island into recycled plastic souvenir statues (moai).

    You'll receive one 5-6” tall recycled plastic statue* along with a digital download of the film.

    *Statue color will vary. Image seen in the narrative is an example of what the final statue will look like. After the film is finished, the machines and molds will be donated to an organization on Easter Island that will continue to produce these to raise money for future sustainability projects.

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    Art Print

    We'll send you a frameable art print (up to 16"x20") taken on the island during one of our trips, Multiple options available to select after the campaign.

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    4 Tix to Screening + Digital Download

    Our film will be entered into film festivals around the world. This reward gets you 4 tickets to a screening of your choice. (travel not included)

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    Four Hours With Our DP!​

    Jeff​ Saunders, an award-winning Director of Photography ​with more than 20 years of experience, will donate 4 hours of his time as either a still photographer or director of photography to a project of your choosing. Includes with a Sony FS7 or Canon 5d camera. Limited to projects being created in the Minneapolis/St. Paul area and dependent on his availability.​
    (Market value - $1,500)

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    Easter Island Tour

    2-day tour of Easter Island's archaeological sites with one of the creators of the film as your guide. In addition, you will meet one of the characters in the film, tour the sustainable Toki Music School built by Mahani & Enrique, and visit the recycling facility on the island. (Travel + Accommodations not included) Dates to be coordinated with backers.

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