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An inspiring documentary that unearths the powerful story of seeds. From the creators of QUEEN OF THE SUN and THE REAL DIRT ON FARMER JOHN.
An inspiring documentary that unearths the powerful story of seeds. From the creators of QUEEN OF THE SUN and THE REAL DIRT ON FARMER JOHN.
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    Pledge US$ 5 or more About US$ 5

    A heartfelt THANK YOU from all of us. Plus we’ll keep you updated on our progress with great seed stories as we make the film. (Donations are Tax-Deductible.)

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    A surprise packet of organic BAKER CREEK HEIRLOOM SEEDS and a heartfelt THANK YOU! Plus, we’ll keep you updated on our progress with fun seed stories as we make the film. (Donations are Tax-Deductible. Seeds ship to US and Canada only.)

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    Wear SEED with pride! Receive a 1” SEED PIN and surprise seed packet. Plus, enjoy an exclusive DIGITAL DOWNLOAD of extended interviews from the heroes of the film. Also, a beautiful set of digitally-delivered PHOTOS and a SPECIAL THANKS on our official website for SEED. (Donations are Tax-Deductible. Seeds ship to US and Canada only.)

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    Seeds need soil! Get a DVD of "DIRT! The Movie" from our friends at Common Ground Media and a surprise seed packet. Plus, enjoy an exclusive DIGITAL DOWNLOAD of extended interviews from the heroes of the film. Also, a beautiful set of digitally-delivered PHOTOS and a SPECIAL THANKS on our official website for SEED. (Donations are Tax-Deductible. Seeds ship to US and Canada only.)

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    Watch the SPECIAL ONLINE SNEAK PEEK SCREENING of SEED before it comes out on DVD! The link will stream for a 24-HOUR window. The directors Taggart and Jon will host an online Q&A after the screening for the first 100 viewers to sign in. (Or more if we can figure it out!) PLUS get everything included in the $25 pledge! (Donations are tax-deductible.) (REWARD A)

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    Grow your DVD collection! Receive the award-winning QUEEN OF THE SUN: What are the Bees Telling Us? (subtitled in 16 languages) PLUS a SPECIAL THANKS credit on our website and ALL of the rewards in the $25 Pledge! (Donations are Tax-Deductible.)

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    Pledge US$ 100 or more About US$ 100

    Hooray! You’ll receive a copy of SEED: The Untold Story, signed by the directors, upon it’s DVD release! PLUS the award-winning QUEEN OF THE SUN DVD and a beautifully designed Farmer’s Market TOTE BAG. All of this in addition to the rewards included with the $50 Reward (A) level! (Donations are Tax-deductible.)

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    Pledge US$ 250 or more About US$ 250

    Get your nails in the dirt! You’ll receive a signed copy of SEED: The Untold Story, upon it’s DVD release. Plus receive a hand-selected set of sixteen HEIRLOOM VEGETABLE SEED PACKETS from Seed Savers Exchange to start next year’s garden. You’ll also receive a beautifully designed Farmer’s Market TOTE BAG and a copy of QUEEN OF THE SUN on DVD! You’ll get a Special Thanks on our website and ALL of the rewards included in the $50 reward (A) level. (Donations are Tax-Deductible).

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    Pledge US$ 500 or more About US$ 500

    You’ll be part of the film! Your name will be included in the CREDITS in SEED, and you’ll receive signed films by Taggart Siegel including award winning films: QUEEN OF THE SUN, REAL DIRT ON FARMER JOHN, SPLIT HORN, BETWEEN TWO WORLDS and SEED upon DVD release.

    PLUS you’ll get a 21 seed packets of HEIRLOOM VEGGIES, FLOWERS, HERBS! All of this on top of a Special Thanks on our website and ALL of the rewards included with the $50 reward (A) level.
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    Pledge US$ 500 or more About US$ 500

    Receive a box of field-fresh summer produce, biodynamically grown by Farmer John Peterson of "Real Dirt on Farmer John" fame on his Organic Farm, Angelic Organics. As he says himself, "Love poems have been written about our veggies, they're that good." 10 x 12 x 16 Box. Shipped to via 2-day mail to you anywhere in the U.S. in August or September, your choice. PLUS you’ll receive the Signed Taggart Siegel Film's Queen of the Sun, Real Dirt on Farmer John and SEED: The Untold Story DVD upon release. DOUBLE PLUS Special Thanks on our website and ALL of the rewards included with the $25 Pledge! (Donations are Tax-Deductible.)

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    Pledge US$ 1,000 or more About US$ 1,000

    Come CELEBRATE with 2 VIP TICKETS to the opening PREMIERE. Your name will be included in the CREDITS in SEED, and you’ll receive signed films by Taggart Siegel including award winning films: QUEEN OF THE SUN, REAL DIRT ON FARMER JOHN, SPLIT HORN, BETWEEN TWO WORLDS and SEED upon DVD release.

    PLUS you’re invited to a special MASTER CLASS with Taggart and Jon (online or in-person) where we'll share personal insights on our filmmaking. In addition, you’ll get 21 HEIRLOOM SEED PACKETS, a signed theatrical MOVIE POSTER for SEED + all the rewards included in the $50 (A) reward level. (Donations are Tax-Deductible).

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    Enjoy an heirloom feast! Enjoy an intimate DINNER with the DIRECTORS made by Taggart’s wife, Jenny (an amazing cook!) or at a fantastic Slow Food restaurant in food-famous Portland, Oregon. We’ll include you in the CREDITS in the finished film and you’ll get 4 VIP tickets to the opening PREMIERE.

    PLUS you’ll receive signed films by Taggart Siegel including: QUEEN OF THE SUN, REAL DIRT ON FARMER JOHN, SPLIT HORN, and BETWEEN TWO WORLDS. In addition, you’ll get 21 HEIRLOOM SEED PACKETS, a signed theatrical MOVIE POSTER for SEED, Special Thanks on our website + all the rewards included in the $50 (A) reward level. (Donations are Tax-Deductible).

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    Be an ANGEL! We’ll SHARE A ROUGH CUT of the film with you, to get your personal feedback, and you’ll be an integral part of the experience of finishing this film.

    Also enjoy an intimate heirloom DINNER with the DIRECTORS made by Taggart’s wife, Jenny (an amazing cook!) or at a fantastic Slow Food restaurant in food-famous Portland, Oregon. We’ll include you in the CREDITS in the finished film and you’ll get 6 VIP tickets to the opening PREMIERE.

    ALSO you’ll receive signed films by Taggart Siegel including: QUEEN OF THE SUN, REAL DIRT ON FARMER JOHN, SPLIT HORN, and BETWEEN TWO WORLDS. And 21 HEIRLOOM SEED PACKETS, signed theatrical MOVIE POSTER for SEED, Special Thanks on our website + all the rewards included in the $50 (A) reward level. (Donations are Tax-Deductible).

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    Be an ASSOCIATE PRODUCER for SEED: The Untold Story and make an incredible impact on the future of this film. Your NAME will be in LIGHTS in the film CREDITS along with Academy Award-winning Actress and Executive Producer Marisa Tomei.

    We’ll SHARE the final rough cuts of the film with you, and you’ll be part of the experience of finishing this film! Receive ALL of the rewards included with the $5000 Pledge level of your choice!
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    *Kickstarter does not have a ‘pledge button’ higher than $5000. To make a pledge of $10,000 or more, please e-mail us at: seedproject (at) collectiveeye.org and we will delighted to speak with you.

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    Start your living spice-rack! You’ll receive a copy of SEED: The Untold Story, signed by the directors, upon it’s DVD release! PLUS receive a hand-selected set of 7 different Heirloom HERB GARDEN SEED packets by Seed Savers Exchange. You’ll get a Special Thanks on our website and ALL of the rewards included in the $50 reward (A) level and a beautifully designed Farmer’s Market TOTE BAG! (Donations are Tax-deductible.)

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    Get ready for HOT summer color! You’ll receive a copy of SEED: The Untold Story, signed by the directors, upon it’s DVD release! PLUS Receive a hand-selected set of 7 different HEIRLOOM FLOWER SEED packets from Seed Savers Exchange. You’ll get a Special Thanks on our website and ALL of the rewards included in the $50 reward (A) level and a beautifully designed Farmer’s Market TOTE BAG!

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    Celebrate SEED DIVERSITY through SEED ART! You’ll receive a copy of SEED: The Untold Story, signed by the directors, upon it’s DVD release! PLUS receive a set of 5 beautiful heirloom seed packets from Hudson Valley Seed Library. Each packet is custom-designed with stunning contemporary art that matches that seed variety. You have to see these to believe them. You’ll get a Special Thanks on our website, ALL of the rewards included in the $50 reward (A) level and a beautifully designed Farmer’s Market TOTE BAG!

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    The entire BIODIVERSITY TRILOGY DVD Collection, signed by the producers/directors Taggart Siegel and Jon Betz! This includes the award winning films: QUEEN OF THE SUN, REAL DIRT ON FARMER JOHN, and signed SEED DVD upon it’s release.

    PLUS receive a signed copy of either the book “Uncertain Future: Genetic Engineering and the Future of Seeds” by Claire Hope Cummings or “Seed Underground” by Janisse Ray.

    You’ll also receive a beautifully designed Farmer’s Market TOTE BAG, Special Thanks on our website and ALL of the rewards included in the $50 reward (A) level. (Donations are Tax-Deductible).

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