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After the death of his beloved aunt, Daniel, a gay, struggling actor visits his devout Christian, Korean mother.
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    Pledge US$ 5 or more About US$ 5

    FINAL PUSH REWARD!

    Even a little goes a long way.

    If you contribute after Thursday, June 4, you'll get a CUSTOMIZED MESSAGE FROM DANIEL'S MOM!

    Esther Lee fans, this is a once in a lifetime opportunity to receive a personalized message that you can keep forever. We promise it won't be through Snapchat.

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    Are you on Instagram? OMG! We are too!

    (@accordingtomymother...follow it!)

    For the low, low price of $10, the director, producer, and star of ATMM will FOLLOW YOU & LIKE all of your INSTAGRAM pictures for the duration of the campaign (send us your screen name in a message, otherwise we can't get it until after this is funded)!

    You'll be the talk of the schoolyard (or wherever it is that hip teens hang out these days)!

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    Do you want to see your name staring back at you from your computer screen? It's easy! Just open a Word doc and type it!

    OR....

    Give us $25 and be included in the THANK YOU CREDITS of a highly prestigious and illustrious short film (this one). Also, we'll send you a special link to watch ATMM before anyone else!

    (plus we'll still do the Instagram thing)

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    All the stuff from the $10 and $25 pledges, plus our stylish, limited-edition ATMM KEYCHAIN, which will subtly remind you to CALL YOUR MOTHER.

    (Final design pending)

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    Do you need a good wingwoman? Cathy has the answer for you. No, she's not going to do it, but she has the most ADORABLE DOG, BAILEY (see bottom left below our bios for a photo!) and with a $100 pledge you can borrow her for the afternoon, take her to the dog park, and have everyone ooh and aah over how cute she is (and by extension, how cute you are, too.)

    Plus all the lower level perks.

    (You have to be in New York... we're not shipping the dog to you)

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    Don't necessarily want any of the other $100 rewards, but still want to give us $100? Awww, thanks! This is the altruistic $100.

    We'll still give you the lower level perks because we like you.

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    Have you written a script that you think is just the bee's knees, but you want some notes on how to make it better? Well you're in luck! Devin and Cathy are professionals at this!

    For $150, either Devin or Cathy will read your SCRIPT NOTES and have a video-conference CONSULTATION SESSION with you.

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    Do you like history? Do you like New York? Do you like going fast on a vehicle with no walls? You're in luck!

    For $250, producer and former history major, Devin will give you a MOTORCYCLE TOUR of New York and show you his favorite views of the city.

    Plus all the $10, $25, and $50 rewards

    (You have to get to New York)

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    Do you or an actor friend need new HEADSHOTS? Do you know how much those things cost?! For $300, Cathy will take headshots for you. Why, that's a steal!

    Plus all the $10, $25, and $50 rewards

    (You have to get to New York)

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    Pledge US$ 500 or more About US$ 500

    Do you or an actor friend need headshots, but aren't sure how to prepare for them? Well for $500, Cathy will take your HEADSHOTS and Daniel will serve as your PERSONAL HEADSHOT COACH. It's STILL a steal!

    Plus all the $10, $25, and $50 rewards

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    Are you having a party? Do you need a FANCY BARTENDER because it's a fancy party? Well Daniel, in addition to being a star of stage and screen, is also a BARTENDER and he will bartend your fancy PARTY!

    If the party isn't fancy and you just want him to stand in a corner and open beers for people, he'll do that too.

    Plus all the $10, $25, and $50 rewards and a VERY SPECIAL THANKS in the credits!

    (You have to get to New York)

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    You and a guest will be invited to Cathy's home for a HOMEMADE BO SSAM DINNER (made famous by Momofuku). Trust us, it's goooood.

    Plus all the $10, $25, and $50 rewards and a VERY SPECIAL THANKS in the credits!

    (You have to get to New York)

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    For $1000, first of all, we love you.

    We'll also make you an ASSOCIATE PRODUCER, and give you a private screening of ATMM when it's all finished.

    Plus all the $10, $25, and $50 rewards

    (You have to get to New York)

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    Pledge US$ 1,500 or more About US$ 1,500

    That karaoke video we made for Daniel's song is pretty great, no? Don't you want one for your song? Or just a song that you like?

    For $1500 we'll make a CHEESY 90S KARAOKE VIDEO FOR A SONG OF YOUR CHOICE. You can be in it, we'll be in it, your friends can be in it, your friends' kids can be in it, whatever you want. Basically, we'll make you the cheesy 90's-style karaoke version of Rebecca Black.

    WHO WOULDN'T WANT THAT?

    Plus all the $10, $25, and $50 rewards and an ASSOCIATE PRODUCER credit!

    (We'll take care of the video part, but if you want it to be set in Des Moines, Iowa or something, you need to get us there)

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    At this point we REALLY love you.

    You're an EXECUTIVE PRODUCER! Hooray! Also, at this point we'll pretty much do any of the non-limited quantity things that you want. Do you want Cathy to take your headshot as you ride by on the back of Devin's motorcycle and Daniel serves you a drink? Sure, we'll work it out (never drink and drive, kids).

    Plus, you're really helping bring this thing to life. You're amazing. Thank you.

    Plus all the $10, $25, and $50 rewards (like we need to say that at this point)

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    Do you want to impress that special someone with how trendy and well-connected you are? Well thanks to the generosity of THE NOMAD BAR you can.

    Not only will you get all the perks of the lower donation levels, but you'll receive two free [things] at one of the nicest bars in town. If you can't get lucky after that, well, that's on you.

    (You have to get yourself to New York though, we're not running a travel agency here)

    Plus all the lower level perks.

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    Pledge US$ 500 or more About US$ 500

    You and a guest will have a HOMEMADE KOREAN DINNER in LOS ANGELES.

    More importantly, this dinner will be prepared by DANIEL'S MOM! It will be just like a live-action ATMM! You'll be telling your grandkids about this one.

    Plus all the $10, $25, and $50 rewards and a VERY SPECIAL THANKS in the credits!

    (You have to get to LA, and be available while we are all there filming in early July)

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