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Filmmakers Ricki Lake and Abby Epstein will investigate our current and future choices for contraception in this feature documentary
1,750 backers pledged $119,884 to help bring this project to life.
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    You are too Sweet!
    For $5 you get our eternal gratitude, a thank you email from our team, and exclusive backer updates throughout production!

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    Sneak a Peak!
    For $10 you get all of the above - thank you! - plus you'll be first to see a sneak preview online screening of the finished film.

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    Go with the Flo!
    You will get all the above - thank you! - plus a digital download of the finished film and our film ambassador Alisa Vitti's 4-Day Hormone Detox program.

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    Fertile Summer Reads!
    All of the above + a choice of either a signed paperback of the book that inspired the film - Holly Grigg-Spall's 'Sweetening the Pill' - or an ebook, with an additional recommended reading list compiled by the author. You will also get the HER fertility ebook, from our film advisor Hannah Ransom.

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    Breeders Package
    A digital download of the finished film + digital downloads of Ricki Lake and Abby Epstein's doc "The Business of Being Born" + all 4 films in the "More Business of Being Born" series (a $45 Value.)

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    The Mother Lode
    DVD of "The Business of Being Born," Special Edition DVD of "Breastmilk," Boxed DVD set of all four episodes of "More Business of Being Born," Moby Knot Hat for ages 0-6 months in your choice of color, Paperback copy of Your Best Birth by Ricki Lake and Abby Epstein & The National Guide to a Healthy Birth ($70 Value) PLUS Everything listed in reward levels 1-3.

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    Find your Balance!
    Digital download of the finished film + special access to join the "STP Kickstart E-Course," led by our film advisor Nicole Jardim. Nicole will take you through an easy 3-step guide to the fundamental building blocks for optimal hormonal health! ($147 Value)

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    The "Go-Ricki" Package!
    See a special Tweet, Instagram post and Facebook shout out from Ricki. She will also follow you on the social media platform of your preference (for a year) and record you a personalized outgoing voicemail greeting.

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    Future of Birth Control Package!
    Join the natural birth control movement by learning how to use this 99.6% effective, hormone-free method. Get started with an introductory course led by renowned Fertility Awareness Method expert and film advisor Hannah Ransom. You will also get Wink by Kindara – an advanced Bluetooth fertility thermometer that syncs your data to your smartphone app, featured in our Kickstarter campaign video. (Wink retails for $129 and ships in October. FAM course valued at $199 and will take place in July 2015.)

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    You're a star!
    Seriously, start picking out your outfit because you and a guest are invited to the (New York or Los Angeles) premiere of the film. Plus we will be thanking you in the onscreen film credits, a signed DVD and a personal shout out of thanks on Twitter and Facebook.

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    Ready for your Close Up?
    We are blown away by your kindness and support for this film. We want to offer you the opportunity to share your (or a friend’s) story or experience with hormonal birth control. The story will either be featured in the movie or on the film's website. You will be thanked in the onscreen film credits + we'd also like to offer you 2 tickets to the film's premiere (NY or LA) and a signed DVD.

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    Our Treat!
    We want to invite you to a dinner with Abby and Ricki in NYC or LA, plus gift you two tickets to the premiere and the after party. You'll receive a thank you in the film credits, as well as 2 signed DVDS.

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    Mr. or Mrs. Producer!
    ASSOCIATE PRODUCER credit on the film + 4 tickets to the premiere in NYC or LA + invite to AFTER PARTY + 2 signed DVDS

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    FAM-Tastic
    Immerse yourself in a unique online video course from our film ambassador Leilani Wong Navar, a Justisse Method instructor, which will give you an exclusive introduction in learning this form of Fertility Awareness (a $35 Value). It'll teach you everything you need to know to start charting. Plus you'll receive a care package from film ambassador Maxim's hygiene line of organic and natural menstrual care products.

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    Eco-Sexy!
    You get access to a unique online audio course “Green your birth control in 30 days” from our Canadian film ambassadors the Red Tent Sisters, Amy and Kim Sedgwick (a $97 value).

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    OvaTemp!
    This exclusive reward is only available for 2 lucky backers. Get pregnant faster (or not!) with the ONDO Bluetooth Basal Thermometer that automatically syncs with the Ovatemp Tracking App. ($80 Value) And add to this reward EVERYTHING offered in Rewards 1-6!

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