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A documentary feature by Andrew Leavold on his obsessive quest to find the truth behind Weng Weng, the 2'9" Filipino James Bond.
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    "OH, MY LITTLE HEAD!" DEAL: an exclusive THE SEARCH FOR WENG desktop wallpaper, personalized email from director Andrew Leavold, plus the warm inner glow that you've helped make our dream a reality - thank you, thank you, thank you!

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    "TRIP TO HIDDEN ISLAND" DEAL: Score a VIP ticket to THE SEARCH FOR WENG WENG "Monster Fest presents" Australian premieres in either Brisbane, Sydney, Melbourne, Canberra, Adelaide, Hobart or Perth, then come boogie with the filmmakers at the Official After Party!

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    "NAME YOUR POISON" DEAL: Your choice of either a FOR YOUR HEIGHT ONLY 20-page comic by Filipino artist Ronald Tan… OR a limited edition print of THE SEARCH FOR WENG WENG poster art signed and numbered by It's Only A Shirt's Matt O'Neill… OR a sleek silver Agent OO spy pen loaded with invisible ink ("It won't write words, but you can't have everything") PLUS our "Honk If You Heart Midgets" bumper sticker, and THE SEARCH FOR WENG WENG fridge magnet.
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    "QUICK BROWN FOX" DEAL: EARLY BACKER SPECIAL - A Digital Download of THE SEARCH FOR WENG WENG, plus our exclusive Weng Weng Wallpaper! LIMITED TO FIRST 100 BACKERS!!!

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    "THE GIRLS OF WENG" DEAL: Choose ONE of the beautiful "The Girls of Weng" art prints by Artist Aly Faye. This glossy A3 Print will be signed and numbered. [pledgers outside Australia, please add $20 postage]

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    "THE BIONIC BOY" DEAL: A Digital Download of THE SEARCH FOR WENG WENG, plus our exclusive Weng Weng Wallpaper!

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    "ALRIGHT DARLING, BARE YOUR BOD" DEAL: Super-suave THE SEARCH FOR WENG WENG T-Shirt, red and white design on black tee (please specify size, and guys or girls shirts)

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    "WILD WILD WENG" DEAL: THE SEARCH FOR WENG WENG Single Disc DVD, PLUS our "Honk If You Heart Midgets" bumper sticker, and THE SEARCH FOR WENG WENG fridge magnet. [pledgers outside Australia, please add $10 postage]

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    "A LITTLE PIECE OF HISTORY" DEAL: A quality reporduction of the 1981 "For Y'ur Height Only" pressbook personally signed by the Film's Director EDDIE NICART. These 4 page booklets are limited to 100 prints. [pledgers outside Australia, please add $10 for postage]

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    "THE MAIN CONTROL IS IN YOUR LITTLE RING" DEAL: The Deluxe Edition THE SEARCH FOR WENG WENG Double Disc DVD, packed with hours and hours of extended interviews and special features, SIGNED by the director, hand-numbered and limited to 1000 copies.
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    "MORE WENG FOR Y'UR BUCK" DEAL:
    THE SEARCH FOR WENG WENG Single Disc DVD, plus 2 VIP tickets to THE SEARCH FOR WENG WENG "Monster Fest presents" Australian premieres in either Brisbane, Sydney, Melbourne, Canberra, Adelaide, Hobart or Perth, then come boogie with the filmmakers at the Official After Party! [Australian Backers only]

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    "YOU'RE VERY PETITE, LIKE A POTATO" DEAL: An exclusive WENG WENG Bobble Head action figure designed by one of Brisbane's foremost comic artists, limited to 1000 figures EVER… plus THE SEARCH FOR WENG WENG Single Disc DVD

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    "ALL THE LADIES IN DA' HOUSE" DEAL: The complete set of 5 "The Girls of Weng" art prints by Artist Aly Faye. These glossy A3 Prints will be signed and numbered [pledgers outside Australia, please add $20 postage]

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    "WENG WENG'S ANGELS" DEAL: The complete set of 5 "The Girls of Weng" art prints by Artist Aly Faye. These glossy A3 Prints will be signed and numbered plus THE SEARCH FOR WENG WENG Single Disc DVD. [pledgers outside Australia, please add $20 postage]

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    "CUTE, THE SEXY AND THE TINY" DEAL: The WENG WENG Bobble Head action figure, Deluxe Edition "THE SEARCH FOR WENG WENG" Double Disc DVD, our "Honk If You Heart Midgets" bumper sticker, and THE SEARCH FOR WENG WENG fridge magnet and THE SEARCH FOR WENG WENG T-Shirt [see above for details - pledgers outside Australia, please add $20 postage]

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    "EVERYTHING BUT THE JETPACK" DEAL: Ticket to Australian premiere, FOR YOUR HEIGHT ONLY comic, T-Shirt, THE SEARCH FOR WENG WENG Double Disc, Bobble Head, our "Honk If You Heart Midgets" bumper sticker, and THE SEARCH FOR WENG WENG fridge magnet, signed Art Print and Spy Pen

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    "I LOVE YOU, MY WENG WEEEENG!" DEAL: All of the goodies in the $100 deal, PLUS a special “thank you" in the film's credits!

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    "SHOWER SWEETIE" DEAL: You get the original framed "SHOWER SWEETIE" artwork by Artist Aly Faye done in water colour and inks on acrylic board. Measuring 30cm x 42cm this fantastic piece is a one of a kind and must have for any true Weng Weng fan or Art Lover. PLUS you get all the goodies in the $100 Deal, Score!!!

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    "BYE BYE LOLA" DEAL: You get the original framed "Bye Bye Lola" artwork by Artist Aly Faye done in water colour and inks on acrylic board. Measuring 30cm x 42cm this fantastic piece is a one of a kind and must have for any true Weng Weng fan or Art Lover. PLUS you get all the goodies in the $100 Deal, Score!!!

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    "MARILYN" DEAL: You get the original framed "Marilyn" artwork by Artist Aly Faye done in water colour and inks on acrylic board. Measuring 30cm x 42cm this fantastic piece is a one of a kind and must have for any true Weng Weng fan or Art Lover. PLUS you get all the goodies in the $100 Deal, Score!!! [pledgers outside Australia, please add $40 postage]

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    "MACGUFFIN CREDIT" DEAL: All of the goodies in the $100 deal, PLUS a special Unique Credit in the end credits Example: "MIDGET WRANGLER: JOE BLOGGS". This can be of your choosing (within good taste and subject to approval) OR we'll choose one for you like "WENG WENG'S shoes supplied by..." Let you imagination run wild.

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    "MY NAME IS FALCON...TONY FALCON" DEAL: All of the goodies in the $100 deal, PLUS an “Associate Producer" credit in the OPENING TITLES of the film!

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    "DA BEST IN DA WEST" DEAL: All of the goodies in the $1000 deal, including "Associate Producer" credit… PLUS a private screening ANYWHERE in world hosted by director Andrew Leavold

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    "MR GIANT" DEAL: All of the goodies in the $1000 deal, an "Executive Producer" credit… PLUS the Weng Weng fan's ultimate dream - a week-long personalised guided tour of Manila by director Andrew Leavold, including international airfares, accommodation, screenings with Weng Weng's family and co-stars, pilgrimage to Weng Weng's grave, a Midget Monday bar crawl from Hobbit House to Ringside, and visits to the final "THE SEARCH FOR WENG WENG" shoot!

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    "HOTEL HONEY" DEAL: You get the original framed "Hotel Honey" artwork by Artist Aly Faye done in water colour and inks on acrylic board. Measuring 30cm x 42cm this fantastic piece is a one of a kind and must have for any true Weng Weng fan or Art Lover. PLUS you get all the goodies in the $100 Deal, Score!!!

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    "OUR MAN FROM INTERPOL" DEAL: All of the goodies in the $100 deal, PLUS an “Associate Producer" credit in the OPENING TITLES of the film! PLUS a series of 1 on 1 Skype calls (5 x 30 mins) with the film's Director ANDREW LEAVOLD. You can talk Documentary Film Making, Gonzo Journalism, Filipino B-Cinema and Cult Films or chat about the weather, your choice. (IDEAL FOR A FILM STUDENT OR BUDDING DOUMENTARY MAKER).

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