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Drenched in human drama, experience the Battle of the Little Bighorn like you've never seen before!
Drenched in human drama, experience the Battle of the Little Bighorn like you've never seen before!
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    "Steve Peckel Memorial Film Fund"

    Steve Peckel was a legend in historical circles for his studies into history, and he was also a big supporter of our film project as an Associate Producer. Sadly, he has passed away. Instead of gifts and flowers, his family has asked family, friends, fans, and supporters to instead give to the groups and organizations that he loved so much. Per the request of Frederic C. Wagner and Frank Bodden, we are creating this reward tier specifically to honor Steve's memory. This reward tier is set for $1, but you can contribute any amount you would like in his name. We are creating a backer card specifically for Steve in your name, a special section of the film's credits, and we will honor any monetary contribution of equal or lesser value to any one of our other reward tiers.

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    BOOST THE POPULARITY// For your contribution you will receive a mention in the film’s credits, a shout out on the series Facebook page, and a complimentary download of out previous documentary 'Contested Ground.'.

    Films are made possible by a wide range of funding options and we at Aviation Pictures and In My Tent Productions take great pride in making sure that the audience is engaged and acknowledged throughout the process. Without fan's, films are nothing more than paper weights on a Producer's desk.

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    HARCORE FAN PACKAGE// For your contribution you will receive a mention in the film's credits, a shout out on the series Facebook page, a complimentary download of the finished film as well as a complimentary download of Contested Ground, the Story of the Little Bighorn Battle.

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    But wait, it doesn't end there. We're also going to give you a free complimentary download of the entire Big Muddy Western Series, another production many from this team worked on and a signed copy of the script!

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    Producers typically fall between the executive and associate producer levels within the hierarchy of film. They help secure funding, but they are primarily involved in the day to day functions of a production. At this level you will receive a "Producer" credit, an open invitation to the set to be involved in the creative process, early access to content, special mention in posters and artwork, and all of the other rewards above.

    *NOTE: Transportation to and from filming locations in Montana are not provided and you must coordinate with the filmmaking team if you plan to attend any shoots for insurance and planning purposes.

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    *NOTE: Transportation to and from filming locations in Montana are not provided and you must coordinate with the filmmaking team if you plan to attend any shoots for insurance and planning purposes.

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    *NOTE: Transportation to and from filming locations in Montana are not provided and you must coordinate with the filmmaking team if you plan to attend any shoots for insurance and planning purposes.

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