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A woman meets her mentally ill father who abandoned her as a child. He is convinced that she is his wife and tries to win her back. Read more

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This project was successfully funded on January 8, 2011.

A woman meets her mentally ill father who abandoned her as a child. He is convinced that she is his wife and tries to win her back.

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    1. Creator Skye Mitchell on August 1, 2014

      Dear I Am I Family,

      I love this film so very much. It is tender and true, and I am a better person for seeing it and for being able to play a part in supporting it. I am so proud of what you have achieved! This was my first Kickstarter experience, and it will always be one of the most meaningful. Jocelyn - you have a knack for making people feel very special, and I really appreciated your kindness and the way you kept us updated and informed. Thank you for allowing me to be a part of your beautiful dream.

      Much love. xx

    2. Creator Enrico C on July 29, 2014

      Finally got it! Thanks.

    3. Creator Enrico C on July 14, 2014

      Still no sign of the DVD ...

    4. Creator M Martin on June 4, 2014

      Just got my DVD yesterday--thanks!! Loved the film. It managed to be comically poignant... or...poignantly comic, in a subtle way…anyway, it's the best kind of indie film--well written and character driven. And when this all started I didn't even know Kevin Tighe would be in it--I was SO thrilled! Congratulations to all involved.

    5. Creator Nick O on February 17, 2014

      Just wondering if there is any news regarding the DVD? (no pressure, just curious!).

    6. Creator Jocelyn Towne on October 20, 2013

      Announcement coming VERY SOON about DVDs!!!! Thank you everyone for your patience. I will also explain why it has taken SO LONG!!!! I'm very anxious for everyone to see it!!!!

    7. Creator Hans Schaaps on October 20, 2013

      Are we ever getting the dvd? We've been pretty patient, I want to see it for myself now :(

    8. Creator Jody Lemke on September 7, 2013

      By any chance do you have a projected date for the DVDs?

    9. Creator Rodolphe on June 13, 2013

      I saw the film tonight. Jocelyn made a quick introduction, how she started to write the script 8 years ago and said a few words about the financing and the backers.
      Backers rejoice, the film is great! It's a personal drama with a small cast of characters. The acting is solid with an expansive Gene and a more withdrawn Rachel and the pacing is good with touching moments. I'm glad that I backed the movie. Bravo Jocelyn and the I am I team.

    10. Creator Jocelyn Towne on May 16, 2013

      Thanks Rodolphe for posting the dates and times! And thank you, Hana, for the offer! I'll keep you posted on further screenings!

    11. Creator Hana Thompson on May 16, 2013

      That's not to say I know anything about arranging a screening but am willing to learn and do the legwork so it can be screened in Sydney. If there's anything I can do to help get this happening let me know.

    12. Creator Hana Thompson on May 16, 2013

      I can't wait to see this film in Aus - let me know if you need help arranging a screening

    13. Creator Rodolphe on May 16, 2013

      Screening dates at the Champs Elysées Film Festival
      http://www.champselyseesfilmfestival.com/fr/la-s-lection/s-lection-officielle/p_film-74/
      Mercredi 12 Juin 2013, 20h45
      Jeudi 13 Juin 2013, 18h15
      Lundi 17 Juin 2013, 15h45

    14. Creator Marcy on March 9, 2013

      Hey Jocelyn I hope things are still going well for you, your family, and the film. Can't wait to see it!

    15. Creator Nancy Ritter on July 18, 2012

      Great opportunity for you and for the band, too! And with almost 3 million views, they are definitely on the rise! Congrats, Jocelyn...can't wait to see completed film!

    16. Creator lauren lovett on July 17, 2012

      LOVE love the song by FF -- good on you, girl!

    17. Creator Marcy on July 11, 2012

      I got my poster and T-shirt today!!! So exciting!

    18. Creator Jocelyn Towne on June 22, 2012

      Giraud, we will be giving an update on it very soon!!!

    19. Creator Giraud Vincent on June 19, 2012

      So, what happened at the "US in progress"? We didn't have any news. Will this movie be in European theaters?

    20. Creator Esther van der Well on March 18, 2012

      First, congratulations to you and Simon for your expecting little one. What joy!
      Secondly, what great news the film is almost finished. Lots of succes and strength for the coming months. Esther

    21. Creator Susan Dietz on March 17, 2012

      Wow. You are one fertile lady. A new baby and a new film at the same time. Bravo!
      Can't wait to see them both.
      I hope to see you and baby belly on Wednesday night.
      xoxoxo

    22. Creator Seleana marie on January 3, 2012

      I'm so excited to hear the original song and to see your film!

    23. Creator Jody giardina on October 9, 2011

      Haven't heard in a while, any updates?

    24. Creator William Paul Jones on February 23, 2011

      Congratulations, Jocelyn and everyone! I'm looking at funding a feature of my own through Kickstarter, and you guys are a major inspiration.

    25. Creator Sat Nam Kaur Khalsa on February 21, 2011

      I just watched your video because you are backing a project I am also backing - I DO. Anyway, I wanted to tell you that I think your video was very well done. Kudos!

    26. Creator David C on January 28, 2011

      So I went and started a little project... It's not on Kickstarter, it's just a little way to get paid for indulging in a hobby of mine, cryptography. Here's the link, if anyone's curious, or would like to spread the word: "I will translate any text up to one page from English into a hidden code for $5." http://fiverr.com/205898

    27. Creator Joshua "Déous" Gennari on January 21, 2011

      I know my name is hard to spell. I am so excited for you guys...CONGRATULATIONS! The name Déous is created by holding the Alt button and 0233 then release the alt key. You hold the alt the whole time. If this is to complicated you can leave out the accent. and just go with Deous.

    28. Creator alamomike on January 17, 2011

      CONGRATS!! KUDOS!!!! Best Project Video of the Year on Kickstarter!
      That's some great accomplishment. I can only imagine what awards you are going to get when your movie comes out. Lots for sure!

    29. Creator Jim Kennedy on January 17, 2011

      Well, the first hurdle has been passed - now comes the exciting and fun part.

    30. Creator Esther van der Well on January 17, 2011

      What a great start of the project. Good luck polishing the script.

    31. Creator affa on January 10, 2011

      You guys are just hilarious. I have now a mental image there Joccelyn and Simon are dealing out snuggis on the screening event. Hahaha!

    32. Creator Horsefly Productions on January 10, 2011

      Oooo... I like that idea! Though my fiance might call off the engagement if he comes home and I'm in a "Wearable Art" Snuggie! lol

    33. Creator David C on January 9, 2011

      Like, making a pattern that uses stars and sky, the way Van Gogh used to paint them...

    34. Creator David C on January 9, 2011

      No, NO! LOL!!!!! You misread me! Wearable art. As in, stuff inspired by famous paintings! I want to do original designs that are inspired BY Van Gogh, Renoir...

    35. Creator Horsefly Productions on January 9, 2011

      @David-- I'm pretty sure Joss has to give you permission, so you don't step on her copyright/trademark. Otherwise, you can limit her ability to create merch based on her movie/logo...

    36. Creator David C on January 9, 2011

      So I found a company who can make the fleece prints for me! Now to see what it'd cost, to make MY dreams come true with Wearable Art Snuggies!

    37. Creator Chantal Houle on January 9, 2011

      So exciting!I've never been part of anything like this before and it's great! I'd buy a snugglie too.Winter's very cold here.Congratulations again to Joss The Boss and everyone else in the cast & crew! Power to the people! Now...when's the movie coming out? LOL

    38. Creator Susan Dietz on January 9, 2011

      and.....ACTION!
      Bravo, you guys.
      Suzi

    39. Creator David C on January 9, 2011

      Heh, I'm a real crack-up. Badda-bing. Honestly though, I DO love Snuggies. I'm currently frustrated trying to find a way to get some of my favorite art printed on fleece fabric by the yard. THIS way I could make blankets and things based on things like my favorite painter, Vincent Van Gogh. Imagine wearing a Snuggie inspired by Van Gogh's Starry Night painting!

    40. Creator Anne on January 9, 2011

      Congratulations Jocelyn! I am so excited for you and totally impressed with what you have achieved here! And you are in excellent hands with Cora and Jen producing!!

    41. Creator Jocelyn Towne on January 8, 2011

      Eva, we are going to be developing I Am I merchandise eventually, as things progress! Thanks, Bernie, for pointing that out!!! We can't believe it ourselves!!! And just so everyone knows, there is already a facebook fan page for "I Am I" as well!!! And David C., you're cracking me up with the Snuggies thing!

    42. Creator Horsefly Productions on January 8, 2011

      @Joss & David C.-- I want 'I AM I' everything! I'd buy pretty much any merch that you come up with, Joss: Coffee mugs, sweatshirts, keychains. OR, if that's not something you're interested in, I'll open up shop myself, if I have permission to use the logo! Seriously, I got the Fever! And the only thing that will quench it, is more I AM I! ( Saturday Night Live, Christopher Walken/Will Ferrell skit reference...)

    43. Creator Skye Mitchell on January 8, 2011

      I slept! Ish. Drifted in and out with a smile on my face, and woke up with one too. It has been a joy to be part of something so special here, and the great thing is - the best is yet to come! I'd love to stay surrounded by you all too. I'm @daisystreet. Please feel free to follow. Have a wonderful weekend, everyone. :)

    44. Creator David C on January 8, 2011

      Jocelyn: Any chance you could order custom Snuggies made up to promote I Am I? I ask because I LOVE Snuggies, and I would definitely buy a couple to relax in!

    45. Creator Bernie Leinfelder on January 8, 2011

      Your film is on the KS "Hall of Fame" - the sixth most funded project since the inception of Kickstarter. Cool!!

    46. Creator Horsefly Productions on January 8, 2011

      Thanks for posting the link, Affa!

    47. Creator Kevin Wakefield on January 8, 2011

      Thanks Affa, have joined now

    48. Creator Kevin Wakefield on January 8, 2011

      I'm @wakeybluenose on twitter & fb
      - Eva, can't find your group on fb, can you post a link please

    49. Creator David C on January 8, 2011

      My payment went through too! Yay!

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