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May 1942. Japanese American internment has just begun. And a California nurse is trying to save an elderly Japanese couple in hiding.
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    RECEIVE UPDATES! Get a detailed behind-the-scenes look at the creation of "Tsuru". We'll be posting photos, videos, and diary entries from our location scouts, casting, and filming.

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    SEE THE FILM! You get an HD digital download of the film the minute it's done + the above gifts.

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    GET THE SOUNDTRACK! You get a digital download of the film's soundtrack, composed by Kevin Sebastian Homma + all the above gifts.

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    PARTY WITH US! You're invited to the "Tsuru" cast/crew wrap party + all the above gifts.

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    OWN THE FILM! Receive a DVD of "Tsuru" + access to a SPECIAL EDITION PDF that documents our filming process from storyboarding to on-set production to final shots + an INVITE TO THE PREMIERE + all the above gifts.

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    OWN THE BLU-RAY! Receive a blu-ray copy of the film signed by the director + 11x17 BLACK-AND-WHITE POSTER signed by the cast and crew + one of the HANDMADE PAPER CRANES from the set + all the above gifts.

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    GET A LIMITED-EDITION FILM POSTER! Receive a signed 18x24 poster signed by the cast/crew + all the above gifts. Only the first 5 to claim this reward will get the poster!

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    PRODUCTION OR POST-PRODUCTION PACKAGE! With the Production Package, you get a visit to the set of "Tsuru" while shooting and lunch with the cast and crew (travel costs not covered) + all the above gifts. With the Post-Production Package, you get a Skype meet & greet with the "Tsuru" post-production team, to include the director, editor, and producer + all the above gifts.

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    EAT WITH US AND BE AN ASSOCIATE PRODUCER! Get an IMDb credit and be integral to the success of the film + You also get to spend an EVENING WITH THE FILMMAKERS in Little Tokyo + all the above gifts.

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    BE AN EXECUTIVE PRODUCER AND WALK THE CARPET! You will be the highest-ranking person on the film, get an IMDb credit, and be integral to the success of the film + join us for a film festival premiere of your choosing when the film comes out + all the above gifts.

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