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The story of a man reunited with his family after they discover him in a mental asylum run by its own patients in Juárez, Mexico.
134 backers pledged £10,521 to help bring this project to life.
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    Pledge £5 or more About US$ 7

    (approx. $8) THANK YOU EMAIL. You’re taking part in completing the film. Spread the word about the film in your community and receive a special OUTREACH PARTNER credit on our website. Facebook it. Tweet it. Ask us how you can help. Tell all the people you know and ask them to tell everyone they know. You’ll also receive EXCLUSIVE PROJECT UPDATES and the email newsletter.

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    Pledge £10 or more About US$ 13

    (approx. $15) CREDIT ON WEBSITE. You will receive a credit on our website as well as a LINK TO A DIGITAL DOWNLOAD PACKAGE which includes PHOTOS from the shoot and PRODUCTION DIARY excerpts from the director.
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    Pledge £15 or more About US$ 19

    (approx. $23) A POSTCARD featuring a HAND PICKED STILL from the film signed by the director and sent to you in the post (people based outside the UK will receive a digital version). Plus a link to our DIGITAL DOWNLOAD PACKAGE which includes photos from the shoot, an exclusive scene from the film and production diary excerpts from the director. PLUS ALL OF THE ABOVE.

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    Pledge £20 or more About US$ 25

    DIGITAL COPY OF THE COMPLETED FILM. Once the film is completed we will send you a link where you will be able to watch the entire documentary. PLUS ALL OF THE ABOVE

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    Pledge £30 or more About US$ 37

    (approx. $45) DVD OF THE COMPLETED FILM containing the feature length 90’ version and the 52’ version as well as the trailer PLUS an INVITATION for donors based in the UK to a LIVE SOUNDTRACK PERFORMANCE, 'ANTES MUERTE' to scenes from the film on 21st June in London. PLUS ALL OF THE ABOVE (exc. Digital copy)

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    Pledge £50 or more About US$ 62

    (approx. $76) SPECIAL EDITION DVD containing the short and long versions of the film, trailer and 'ANTES MUERTE' – a non-narrative version of the film featuring a soundtrack recorded live at our event on the 21st June in London. Donors will also receive a LINK to the full set of 12 POSTCARDS featuring hand picked stills from the film. PLUS ALL OF THE ABOVE. (exc. DVD and digital copy)

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    Pledge £70 or more About US$ 86

    (approx. $106) PRINTED AND SIGNED POSTER and a 20 min SKYPE call from the director thanking you and answering questions you might have about the film. PLUS ALL OF THE ABOVE (inc. special DVD) (exc. DVD and digital copy)

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    Pledge £100 or more About US$ 123

    (approx. $151) THANK YOU CREDIT on the ending credits of the film. PLUS ALL OF THE ABOVE (incl. special DVD) (exc. poster, 20min Skype, DVD and digital copy)

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    Pledge £150 or more About US$ 185

    (approx. $227) INVITATION to a SCREENING of the work-in-progress ROUGH CUT of the film in London with a preamble from the director + a THANK YOU CREDIT in the film. (Donors elsewhere will receive an exclusive link to the rough cut). PLUS ALL OF THE ABOVE (incl. special DVD) (exc. poster, 20min Skype, DVD and digital copy)

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    Pledge £200 or more About US$ 246

    (approx. $302) DEAD WHEN I GOT HERE E-BOOK. The book we’re working on will in one part feature PORTRAITS of people living at the asylum while part two will include a comprehensive DIARY of the whole experience and production stills. Sample diary excerpts and portraits can be found at deadwhenigothere.org. PLUS ALL OF THE ABOVE (incl. special DVD) (exc. poster, DVD and digital copy)

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    Pledge £250 or more About US$ 307

    (approx. $378) DEAD WHEN I GOT HERE HARD COVER BOOK. The book we’re working on will in one part feature PORTRAITS of people living at the asylum while part two will include a comprehensive DIARY of the whole experience and production stills. Sample diary excerpts and portraits can be found at deadwhenigothere.org. PLUS ALL OF THE ABOVE (incl. special DVD) (exc. ebook, rough cut screening, poster, DVD and digital copy)

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    Pledge £300 or more About US$ 369

    (approx. $453) 2 PREMIERE TICKETS plus a link to OUT TAKES from the film. An invitation is for two to the premiere of the film in London (or wherever else it premieres nearest to you) + dinner in a restaurant with the director after the screening. PLUS ALL OF THE ABOVE (incl. special DVD) (exc. rough cut screening, poster, 20min Skype, DVD and digital copy)

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    Pledge £400 or more About US$ 491

    (approx. $605) 2 PREMIERE TICKETS plus a TWO HOUR one to one SKYPE conversation with the director about the making of the film and dialogue about any films you might be planning to make yourself (the director has taught film practice for over 20 years). PLUS ALL OF THE ABOVE (incl. special DVD & book) (exc. rough cut screening, poster, 20min Skype, DVD and digital copy)

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    Pledge £500 or more About US$ 614

    (approx. $756) DINNER WITH THE DIRECTOR AT HOME which he will gladly cook for you soon after attending the premiere as you will get 2 PREMIERE TICKETS as well as a the BOOK. PLUS ALL OF THE ABOVE (incl. special DVD) (exc. 2hrs Skype, restaurant dinner, ebook, rough cut screening, poster, 20min Skype, DVD and digital copy)

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    Pledge £750 or more About US$ 921

    (approx. $1134) SOUND MIX INVITATION to sit in on the sound mix of the film (1 – 2 days) with the team including sound recordists, editor, director and dubbing mixer. (Donors elsewhere will receive an exclusive Skype connection link to the studio.) PLUS ALL OF THE ABOVE (incl. special DVD & book) (exc. director's dinner, 2hrs Skype, restaurant dinner, rough cut screening, poster, 20min Skype, DVD and digital copy)

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    Pledge £2,500 or more About US$ 3,067

    (approx. $3780) A UNIQUE PAINTING by Pastor Galvan who founded the asylum. The painting is based on what the Pastor and the director encountered while visiting de-populated neighbourhoods of Juárez. His other paintings have been exhibited in galleries in US and Mexico and some of his work can be viewed at deadwhenigothere.org. PLUS an ASSOCIATE PRODUCER CREDIT. PLUS ALL OF THE ABOVE (incl. special DVD & book) (exc. sound mix, director's dinner, 2hrs Skype, restaurant dinner, rough cut screening, poster, 20min Skype, DVD and digital copy)

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    Pledge £3,000 or more About US$ 3,681

    (approx. $4535) ASYLUM PREMIERE INVITATION. The premiere of the film will take place at the asylum itself in front of the people who feature in the film. This will be a premiere unlike any other and an unforgettable experience (travel to Juárez not included). You will also receive an EXECUTIVE PRODUCER credit in the film. PLUS ALL OF THE ABOVE (incl. special DVD & book) (exc. sound mix, director's dinner, 2hrs Skype, restaurant dinner, rough cut screening, poster, 20min Skype, DVD and digital copy)

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