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Help us make an investigative film that looks into an Arab American neighborhood that suspects it's been under surveillance for decades
Help us make an investigative film that looks into an Arab American neighborhood that suspects it's been under surveillance for decades
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    SOCIAL MEDIA SHOUT-OUT
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    FILM POSTCARD
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    TICKET to CHICAGO LAUNCH PARTY
    get an invitation to our Kickstarter launch party & screening, hosted under the stars in downtown Chicago on TUESDAY Sept. 29th. We’ll screen an exclusive preview of the film, do a Q/A with the directors and get to celebrate the launch with all you guys!
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    SPECIAL CHICAGO LAUNCH PARTY
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    DIGITAL PACK
    we’ll send you a digital link to watch the film when it’s commercially available and thank you by name in the end credits of the film.
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    MOVIE POSTER
    we’ll mail you a glossy movie poster autographed (in our most fancy handwriting) by yours truly the directors.
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    DVD OF THE FILM
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    MADE-IN-BRIDGEVIEW
    we’ll mail you a specially prepared box of Arab sweets from our favorite local Middle Eastern bakery in Bridgeview, the location of our filming.
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    TOTE BAG
    we’ll mail your choice of the specially illustrated ‘Feeling of Being Watched’ tote bags (choose between design #1 & #2).
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    FOIA LETTER
    we’ll put in an official Freedom Of Information Act (FOIA) request with the FBI for declassified records on you and a member of your family, and flex our research muscles!
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    A BRIDGEVIEW DINNER
    we'll hook you up with dinner for two at the award-winning Middle Eastern, Bawadi Grill Restaurant in Bridgeview, IL the location of our filming.
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    HOME VIDEOS
    send us 3 of your old and dusty home video tapes and we’ll convert them into DVDs and digital files so you can treasure them for a long time to come.
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    ASSOCIATE PRODUCER
    congratulations, you're in our film credits as an Associate Producer! For your generosity you'll also get an invitation to our film premiere in Chicago in 2016.
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    CO-PRODUCER
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    EXECUTIVE PRODUCER
    congratulations, you're in our film credits as an Executive Producer! For your generous patronage you'll also get an invitation to our film premiere in Chicago in 2016 + a private dinner reception with the directors and film crew.
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