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Last updated August 13, 2013

The Root Kit

Rogue computer hackers discover a plot to monitor everyone on the Internet. They fight back.

The Root Kit

Rogue computer hackers discover a plot to monitor everyone on the Internet. They fight back.

pledged of $50,000pledged of $50,000 goal
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Funding Unsuccessful
The project's funding goal was not reached on Sat, December 8 2012 7:59 AM UTC +00:00
Last updated August 13, 2013
 

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    LUDDITE:
    You'll receive updates of where The Root Kit is at, from pre-production all the way through release, including behind-the-scenes videos that won't be available anywhere else until the BlueRay is released.

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    RTM (READ THE MANUAL):
    The Luddite perk and a “Thanks” on Twitter and our Facebook page. And, a special thanks in the credits.

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    NOOB:
    The RTM perk and a high-def image of your name in computer code (hexadecimal) that you can use as your desktop.

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    GAMER:
    The Noob perk and a digital download (480p or 1080p) of The Root Kit.

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    SCRIPT KIDDIE:
    The Noob perk and 2 Blu-Ray/dvd .dmg that you can then burn to a disc and a special features .dmg. In case you're wondering, these will be DRM Free.

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    CODE MONKEY:
    The Script Kiddie perk and you get to submit an object for inclusion into The Root Kit.
    (LEGAL: You must have the legal right to this object: a picture of Grandma you took, a widget you designed, etc. By sending us that object, you give us the right to use it in The Root Kit in any way that helps us better tell our story. And, we must receive the object before the first day of shooting.)

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    COMPUTER SCIENTIST:
    The Script Kiddie perk and I provide you with the rough video, including synched audio from a certain scene. Once you’ve downloaded the video, you get to cut it together. Then, you post the video of it and everyone votes on the best cut. The winner receives a free upgrade to the CTO perk.

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    USER:
    The Script Kiddie perk and a walk-on role in The Root Kit. This means your name will be on the movie’s IMDB page as part of the cast!
    (LEGAL: Lodging and transportation to and from the set at the specified date not included. You must sign a release so we have the right to use your image in any way that helps us better tell our story, including advertising for The Root Kit).

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    CTO (CHIEF TECHNICAL OFFICER):
    The Script Kiddie perk and "Associate Producer" credit, both in the movie and on IMDB.com. Also, you'll get a one hour Post-Screening Google Hangout Q&A with me. Or, you could skip the movie and we can talk about whatever you want.
    (Sorry, no cybersex.)

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    THE MANUAL:
    The Script Kiddie perk and a computer Security Consult with a computer security specialist (one of our technical advisors).

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    MID-LEVEL MANAGEMENT:
    The CTO perk and you get an invitation to the cast & crew screening of The Root Kit in Los Angeles. (Food, transportation, and lodging not included).

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    HACKER:
    The Script Kiddie perk and I will help you write, shoot and edit a 30 second commercial or short (pending content approval) (LEGAL: Southern California area only. I’ll provide up to seven rough cuts of your video. If you're crazy or unreasonable, or you give off a vibe that bothers me, I reserve the right to stop production of the short at any time and refund your money.)

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    LEET:
    The Script Kiddie perk and Lessons in Producing: We will help you select a local theater. Then we will send you all the digital files necessary to help you publicize The Root Kit in your area. Jonathan, and possibly a member of the cast, will fly out to the screening. We’ll watch the movie with you and then we’ll do a post-screening Q&A for as late as the theater permits. Afterwards, or before, depending on the time, we’ll have dinner with you and talk about whatever you’d like. One more thing: your name in the credits as Executive Producer.

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