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Dear Sugar - An Animated Short Film

An animated short film based on best-selling author Cheryl Strayed's DEAR SUGAR advice column, voiced by Family Guy's Alex Borstein.

Dear Sugar - An Animated Short Film

An animated short film based on best-selling author Cheryl Strayed's DEAR SUGAR advice column, voiced by Family Guy's Alex Borstein.

pledged of $100,000pledged of $100,000 goal
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Funding Unsuccessful
The project's funding goal was not reached on Thu, June 26 2014 5:31 PM UTC +00:00
Last updated June 26, 2014
 

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    Pledge US$ 10 or more About US$ 10

    We are so grateful for any donation, no matter the amount! For just $10 you will receive a special “Dear Sugar” sticker and bookmark in the mail.

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    Pledge US$ 25 or more About US$ 25

    Get ADVANCE ACCESS to a digital stream of our “Dear Sugar” short film upon its completion. See the finished product BEFORE it debuts to the public!

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    Pledge US$ 50 or more About US$ 50

    Get advance access to a digital stream of our completed Dear Sugar short film, PLUS an exclusive digital download of Mark & Will’s “Dear Sugar” script so you can see how the writers do their thing, translating the column to the big screen.

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    Pledge US$ 100 or more About US$ 100

    Get a personalized, signed copy of “Tiny, Beautiful Things” by the badass who started it all, Cheryl Strayed aka Sugar. PLUS enjoy early access to the digital stream of our film, a digital download of the script, and a Thank You credit.

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    Pledge US$ 150 or more About US$ 150

    MAIL FROM SUGAR: Get a hand-written personal note from Sugar herself. Tell Cheryl a little bit about yourself or a loved one, and she will send a card back with some of Sugar's wisdom and love. Good for any occasion, for a friend, lover or even a one-night stand! PLUS get a digital stream of the short, a digital download of the script, and a Thank You credit.

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    Pledge US$ 200 or more About US$ 200

    DEAR SUGAR PACKAGE: We're going to Sugar swag you out! Get a signed "Write like a motherfucker" mug, a "Sugar Says" poster, and of course a signed copy of “Tiny, Beautiful Things” by Cheryl Strayed. PLUS enjoy early access to the digital stream of our film, a digital download of the script, and a Thank You credit.

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    Pledge US$ 500 or more About US$ 500

    THE ULTIMATE DEAR SUGAR PACKAGE: A limited-edition DVD of Dear Sugar (our film will NOT be widely distributed!), a hard copy of the script signed by Mark & Will, original Dear Sugar artwork signed by David Polonsky, a signed copy of “Tiny, Beautiful Things” by Cheryl Strayed, a digital stream of the short, a digital download of the script, and a Thank You credit.

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    Pledge US$ 1,000 or more About US$ 1,000

    A 20-minute Skype with Sugar herself, Cheryl Strayed! Get your BOOK CLUB together and split the cost amongst yourselves, or just do a 1-on-1! What you talk about is entirely up to you: get some relationship advice, talk about your favorite new books, or just shoot the breeze. You name it. PLUS a digital stream of the short, a digital download of the script, and a Thank You credit.

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    Pledge US$ 1,000 or more About US$ 1,000

    TWO TICKETS TO THE SEASON TWO PREMIERE OF HBO'S "GETTING ON"! Get on Mark & Will's personal guest list and meet the cast of the show, including Alex Borstein. PLUS exclusive access to a digital stream of the short film upon completion, a digital download of the script, and a Thank You credit. (LA area only. Travel and lodging not included.)

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

    HEY, SCRIPT WRITERS! Have a 1-on-1 in-person script notes session with writer/producer Will Scheffer! Send your script to Will ahead of time, and then he'll take you out for dinner to discuss and give you his seasoned, professional feedback. PLUS exclusive access to a digital stream of the short film upon completion, a digital download of the script, and a Thank You credit. (LA area only. Travel and lodging not included.)

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    Pledge US$ 2,000 or more About US$ 2,000

    Calling all aspiring writers! Send your script (play, feature, TV pilot) to Mark V. Olsen & Will Scheffer. They will read it and give you feedback in order to get your script in tiptop shape. They’ll even hop on Skype with you to discuss! PLUS a digital stream of the short, a digital download of the script, and a Thank You credit.

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    Pledge US$ 3,000 or more About US$ 3,000

    You rock! So we're inviting you and a friend to an exclusive pizza-popcorn-and-refreshments premiere viewing party with Mark & Will for their HBO comedy "Getting On" in their comfy Hollywood offices! PLUS a digital stream of the short, a digital download of the script, and a Thank You credit. (Travel and lodging not included.)

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    Pledge US$ 7,500 or more About US$ 7,500

    Best day ever! Will Scheffer will teach a day-long master writing workshop for you and FIVE of your friends in Los Angeles! And if you get tired of writing, Will will take you out shopping on Melrose or watch your favorite movie with you! You call the shots. To truly thank you for your support, you will receive an EXECUTIVE PRODUCER credit on the “Dear Sugar” short, PLUS a digital stream of the short and a digital download of the script. (Travel and lodging not included.)

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    You're our angel! To give you our biggest thank you yet, how about you throw a literary party in Portland with Sugar herself, AKA Cheryl Strayed! Have up to FIFTEEN of your friends over and Cheryl will be there with bells on. We’ll do the math for you: that works out to less than $1k per person to meet the best-selling author, have a drink with her, read with her, or simply just hang out. To truly thank you for your support, you will receive an EXECUTIVE PRODUCER credit on the “Dear Sugar” short, PLUS a digital stream of the short and a digital download of the script. (Travel and lodging not included.)

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