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A documentary about a six year old boy named Jeremiah and his father, the drag queen superstar Tyra Sanchez.
A documentary about a six year old boy named Jeremiah and his father, the drag queen superstar Tyra Sanchez.
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    1. Nina Mortimer on

      This showed up in my Facebook memories today from 5 years ago.... Did this ever get made? If so, how do I claim my reward?

    2. Bre McCoy on

      SO do we get refunded ornah?

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      Heath Woodson on

      Never received the DVD, Skype Session, an invitation to the wrap party. All I received was the poster. Please contact me.

    4. Bre McCoy on

      I just have not gotten my digital download, I think maybe I simply missed an update but I cant find the link or anything. I just wanna see the movie!! ;u;

    5. Lisa Irene on

      OK, I see I am not the only one.... who didn't receive... I don't live at the address I gave, however, my father lives there and everyday receives something for me and puts it in my drawer :-) (I live in Italy).
      I see however, below, someone else did in fact receive the award... hmmm how frustrating.
      thank you for any info you can provide.

    6. Steph Demers on

      It's been almost a full year since we've received any updates on this project, and about two and a half years since we all funded it. Is it happening?

    7. Nina Mortimer on

      January 2015 and I realized I've never received my reward for backing this project. Any updates? Anyone know what's going on?

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      Danyelle on

      Almost a year has pasted since the last update, is there any news?

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      Heath Woodson on

      I have not recieved my rewards.

    10. Björn Flóki Creator on

      Hi everyone! Just want to say thanks again for all of the amazing support and kind words of encouragement. We are moving further into production and should have more exciting news this summer. If you missed the director's thank you & Tyra's electronic smooch ($10 backers), please follow this link:
      Otherwise, if for some reason you are missing any rewards or just have questions regarding the project, please feel free to leave comments here and we should be actively fielding those over the next several month. Once again, without you all none of this would be possible. Hope to have more to show you soon!

    11. Aishath Nasir on

      Love my rewards! Great book and stories. Thanks!

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      Lennart Sjoholm on

      Estimated delivery of rewards was November 2012. It is now mid February 2014 and I have not yetreceived my reward. What happened, did something go wrong with this project, or did you simply miss my contact details?

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      haukur ísbjörn jóhannsson on

      I havent recieved my awars either. Any idea why?

    14. Darlene Moore on

      I still didn't receive my awards. Please advise. Thanks a bunch.

    15. Björn Flóki Creator on

      Hey Allen! No worries, you haven't missed anything. The rewards are ready, we're getting them to Tyra to sign and will be sending a request for backer's recent addresses very soon.

      Thanks so much for your support!

    16. Allen Irizarry on

      Hello! Have the posters been sent yet? I didn't receive any email about the update, and it's October now so I fear I missed my opportunity because my address is not the same since when I funded the project.

    17. Björn Flóki Creator on

      Hi Deirdre! I hope you got our update a few months back with the latest status of the film, as well as the poster and a rough 9:30min sequence: (You probably have to be logged in to see the update.)

      The process of making this film sure is taking a long time, we couldn't agree more. Truthfully there is not much new to report since the May update - we are still in the process of seeking financing for the second phase of shooting, which is taking longer than we anticipated. The good news is there is progress being made and we (myself, the director, and the producer) are on our way to Orlando next month to organize the next shoot with James. I'm also happy to report that the backers' rewards have all been made and will be ready to send out next month! We'll be sending out an update as soon as we have more details on that.

      Again, my apologies to you guys, the backers, if you're feeling a little frustrated by the length of the process. We hear you!

      Please don't hesitate to get in touch here or via email if there are any more questions (

      Björn Flóki, director

    18. Deidre Lichens on

      An update would be nice. It's been a year.

    19. Ragnaar B on

      Thankyeh fer the update, keep up the good work!

    20. Cristobal Saez on

      Can we get an update?

    21. Kseniya Yarosh on

      I'd love to hear what's going on with the project! Last update was in November 2012. Hope it's going well.

    22. Ken's Lil' Sister

      Time for an update.

    23. Steph Demers on

      Any updates? Can't wait!

    24. Aishath Nasir on

      Hi guys! How is your project doing?

    25. Björn Flóki Creator on

      Hi Kimberly & Allen! Earlier in October we had a successful week of filming with James & Jeremiah in Orlando, where our father & son have now moved in order to be closer to their family. We captured some great footage, like Jeremiah seeing Tyra perform for the first time (!) and some fun times with James and his "gay dad" Travis. James is now living with Travis, who himself owns a 7 year old son. It's a very interesting living situation and we are hoping to be able to film more later this year to get a more complete picture of James and Jeremiah's present and future. The story here is even larger than we expected.

      Thanks again for your support and continued interest!

    26. Kimberly Jackson on

      Hi! Any new updates for us? I know everyone is excited to hear how it's going.

    27. Allen Irizarry on

      I knew I saw a date somewhere but I can't recall where I saw it! When will the film be coming out?

    28. Pepito on

      Congratulations ! Very excited to see the film .Have a wonderful year. If you ever in Lincoln Nebraska cpme to Pepe's Bistro .I'll cook you up some fresh delicious mexican vegetarian food.

    29. Allen Irizarry on

      Alright! I'm so glad it went through :)

    30. Kimberly Jackson on

      This is an amazing project. I wish to support this more, but I only found out about it with 5 hours to go. If there is a way sometime down the line, let me know!

    31. The Postwoman Movie on

      Yay!!! You did it!!! Many congrats!!! :)

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      barbara gruska on

      You're making the world a better place by making this film!
      Thank you!
      xoxo Barbara

    33. Pierre Blanchet on

      GREAT NEWS !! You made it, and there is still 3 days !
      CONGRATS !
      Can't wait to see the film ! :-)

    34. Lit Kilpatrick on

      CONGRATS! You guys are total pros!

    35. Erik Hendrix on

      Three more days and I know you will make it Bjössi!

      Good luck & lots of courage.

    36. Nick Moore on

      Happy to support the project. Greetings from Spain!

    37. Björn Flóki Creator on

      Thank you Allen, Bre and Aisath for your kind words and support! We hope you'll be able to spread the word in this final stretch and let anyone know who you think might be interested in this project. So close to being able to make this film!

    38. Allen Irizarry on

      Oh man... I hope this project goes through.. I will be very sad if it didn't :(

    39. Bre McCoy on

      Faaannnntastic! Gosh I hope that this gets big! It NEEDS to be seen. <3

    40. Aishath Nasir on

      Just backed! Hope you make it! Such a great idea and the footage is fantastic.

    41. Björn Flóki Creator on

      Thank you for the support everyone! We're so excited to make this film and hope that we can make it happen together.

    42. Daniella Pineda & Shane Duckworth on

      I hope you make it! I think it's so wonderful!

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      Scott Whippy on

      Good luck! I'm spreading the word.

    44. M on

      Good luck Bjössi <3 Sending it out to friends :)

    45. Björn Flóki Creator on

      Thank you so much for your support, Pepito!

    46. Pepito on

      Keep up the great work.Best wishes.