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Grace, a high school chess champion, is locked in an intense game that she begins to imagine as a Victorian Steampunk duel.
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Cara Shaffer

42 backers pledged $1,980 to help bring this project to life.

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    1. Creator Peter B on July 30, 2014

      Update from a backer - my screening cut arrived in the mail today. Thanks!

    2. Creator Peter B on May 21, 2014

      It would be great to get a status update. Not every project succeeds, but it's a bit disappointing that they've gone dark. Even a "Sorry, we couldn't make it on our budget" would be nice.

    3. Creator Bryan Salois on May 5, 2014

      so apparently nothing was ever sent out from this.

    4. Creator Peter B on February 17, 2014

      Hello - just a question, have the DVDs been mailed yet? Thanks.

    5. Creator Caleb Smay on April 18, 2012

      Welcome to the home stretch, ladies. Now that the countdown is in hours instead of days, things get fun!

    6. Creator Cara Shaffer on March 29, 2012

      Hi Matt! We love your idea and are so excited about meeting fellow Austinites who love Steampunk! :) We would totally be up for a meet up sometime.

    7. Creator Matt Rifley on March 29, 2012

      Great idea ladies! I am local and working on a webseries - and I'd love to meet up sometime! I am currently in pre-production so let's do lunch!!!

    8. Creator Cara Shaffer on March 24, 2012

      Hi Bryan! Thank you SO much for your support, we truly appreciate it! We're glad to hear this film is something you will be able to enjoy with your wife. With all of your support, we are going to be able to really go all out with this project and we really want to come out with a memorable film. Thanks again!

    9. Creator Bryan Salois on March 24, 2012

      I love your idea cant wait to see it. my wife is really into steampunk stuff so hopefully this is something she will enjoy also. look forward to seeing your student film