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Daniel Johnston stars in this psychedelic short film about an aging musician coming to terms with the dreams of yesteryear.
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    DIGITAL MOVIE DOWNLOAD ♫♪♫ You get first access to the digital download of the finished 'Hi, How Are You' short film, once our festival run is complete. You also get lots of love sent your way for contributing and helping out with this project!

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    DIGITAL MOVIE/SOUNDTRACK DOWNLOAD ♫♪♫ You get first access to the digital download of the finished 'Hi, How Are You' short film, once our festival run is complete, plus a download of the film's original musical soundtrack.

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    ALL OF THE ABOVE & SPECIAL THANKS CREDIT ♫♪♫ You'll receive an extra big thank you by having your name in a special thanks section of the finished film's credits. ♫♪♫ This reward includes the DIGITAL MOVIE/SOUNDTRACK DOWNLOAD.

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    ALL OF THE ABOVE, YIP-EYE-TUNES CARD & THANK YOU NOTE ♫♪♫ You'll get everything above plus we'll mail you a YipEyeTunes Daniel Johnston download card that you can use to download any Daniel Johnston album for free, plus a handwritten 'thank you' note created by the director and Sneer. ♫♪♫ This reward includes the SPECIAL THANKS CREDIT and MOVIE/SOUNDTRACK DOWNLOAD.

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    ALL OF THE ABOVE & ARCHIE DVD ♫♪♫ You'll get everything above plus we'll also mail you a DVD of 'Archie's Final Project', Gabriel Sunday and crew's previous award-winning feature film. ♫♪♫ This reward also includes the SPECIAL THANKS CREDIT, YIP-EYE-TUNES CARD, THANK YOU NOTE FROM THE DIRECTOR and MOVIE/SOUNDTRACK DOWNLOAD.

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    ALL OF THE ABOVE & DANIEL'S 'HI, HOW ARE YOU' POSTER ♫♪♫ You get everything above plus an 11 x 17 in. poster of Daniel's classic album 'Hi, How Are You'. ♫♪♫ This reward also includes the SPECIAL THANKS CREDIT, THANK YOU NOTE FROM THE DIRECTOR, DVD of ARCHIE'S FINAL PROJECT, YIP-EYE-TUNES CARD and MOVIE/SOUNDTRACK DOWNLOAD.

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    *SIGNED* 'HI, HOW ARE YOU' POSTER ♫♪♫ You get a classic 11 x 17 in. Hi, How Are You poster signed by Daniel Johnston himself. ♫♪♫ This reward also includes the SPECIAL THANKS CREDIT and MOVIE/SOUNDTRACK DOWNLOAD.

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    *SIGNED* 'HI, HOW ARE YOU' CASSETTE ♫♪♫ You get a 'Hi, How Are You' cassette tape signed on the cover by Daniel Johnston himself. ♫♪♫ This reward also includes the SPECIAL THANKS CREDIT and MOVIE/SOUNDTRACK DOWNLOAD.

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    A SONG ABOUT YOU BY GABRIEL SUNDAY & THE FILM'S COMPOSER ♫♪♫ Gabriel Sunday will give you a call, ask you a few questions and write/record a song about you in a classic Daniel Johnston-style catchy tune. ♫♪♫ This reward also includes the SPECIAL THANKS CREDIT and MOVIE/SOUNDTRACK DOWNLOAD.

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    *SIGNED* 'HI, HOW ARE YOU' LP ♫♪♫ You get a vinyl record of Daniel's album 'Hi, How Are You', signed on the cover by Daniel Johnston. ♫♪♫♪♫ This reward also includes the SPECIAL THANKS CREDIT and MOVIE/SOUNDTRACK DOWNLOAD.

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    *ORIGINAL* DANIEL ARTWORK PROP ♫♪♫ You get an original, one-of-a-kind Daniel Johnston piece of artwork that was hung in the Open Borders gallery which doubled as a set for the short film. All pieces are drawn on 8½ x 11 in. paper and come with a Certificate of Authentication. Artwork ranges from the years 2001-2010. Note: the piece of art you receive will be randomly chosen. ♫♪♫ This reward also includes the SPECIAL THANKS CREDIT and MOVIE/SOUNDTRACK DOWNLOAD.

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    *ILLUSTRATED* 'HI, HOW ARE YOU' LP ♫♪♫ You get a one-of-the-kind 'Hi, How Are You' vinyl record signed and illustrated upon by Daniel Johnston during our shoot. Very rare, very cool. ♫♪♫ This reward also includes the SPECIAL THANKS CREDIT and MOVIE/SOUNDTRACK DOWNLOAD.

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    *SIGNED* 'HI, HOW ARE YOU' CEDAR BOX ♫♪♫ You get a handmade cedar box with a branded image of Jeremiah the bullfrog, signed by Daniel Johnston. Inside the box, you'll find a 'Hi, How Are You' T-shirt, signed 'Hi, How Are You' cassette, YipEyeTunes download card and a signed Daniel journal page print from the set. Note: the signed journal print you receive will be randomly chosen. ♫♪♫ This reward also includes the SPECIAL THANKS CREDIT and MOVIE/SOUNDTRACK DOWNLOAD.

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    BE A CARTOON IN THE FILM ♫♪♫ We will animate a character in Daniel's style with your likeness into the short film. Maybe you'll be hanging with Jeremiah or your head will appear on a three-headed monster or maybe your body will burst into a thousand flying eyeballs... we dunno yet, but it'll be spooky and cool. ♫♪♫ This reward also includes the SPECIAL THANKS CREDIT and MOVIE/SOUNDTRACK DOWNLOAD.

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    *SIGNED* SPIRIT WORLD BANNER, ORIGINAL ARTWORK PROP & ASSOCIATE PRODUCER CREDIT ♫♪♫ You get an 11.5 ft. x 3.5 ft. prop from the film set, an amazing banner matching Daniel's cassette cover art that Daniel doodled on and signed in the bottom right corner. You'll also receive 'But We Don't Wanna Go To Hell', an original piece by Daniel drawn in 2001 on 8½ x 11 in. paper. In addition, you will be credited as an associate producer on the short film because you rock. ♫♪♫ This reward also includes the MOVIE/SOUNDTRACK DOWNLOAD.

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    EXECUTIVE PRODUCER CREDIT ♫♪♫ This reward also includes a picture of you drawn by Daniel Johnston from a photo, that you send to us and we send to Daniel. There is no telling what Daniel will draw. There's no telling Daniel what or how to draw you, but it'll be made for you by Daniel and it'll be cool. This reward also includes a MOVIE/SOUNDTRACK DOWNLOAD

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    DANIEL JOHNSTON DRAWS YOU! ♫♪♫ Daniel Johnston will draw a picture of you from a photo, that you send to us and we send to Daniel. There is no telling what Daniel will draw. There's no telling Daniel what or how to draw you, but it'll be made for you by Daniel and it'll be cool. ♫♪♫ This reward also includes the SPECIAL THANKS CREDIT and MOVIE/SOUNDTRACK DOWNLOAD.

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    *SIGNED* SMURF UKULELE PROP, ORIGINAL *1979* ARWORK PROP & ASSOCIATE PRODUCER CREDIT ♫♪♫ You get the same make and model, signed by Daniel ukulele that he used to record the song 'Sorry Entertainer'. You'll also receive the oldest piece of original art we had in the movie - 'Find A Chance To Exist', drawn by Daniel Johnston on 8½ x 11 in. paper in 1979 when he was just beginning to record music. In addition, you will be credited as an associate producer on the short film because you're awesome. ♫♪♫ This reward also includes the SPECIAL THANKS CREDIT and MOVIE/SOUNDTRACK DOWNLOAD.

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    *SIGNED/ILLUSTRATED* DANIEL'S 'KEEP ON ROCKING' CHORD ORGAN, ORIGINAL ARTWORK PROP & EXECUTIVE PRODUCER CREDIT ♫♪♫ You'll get the one-of-a-kind chord organ, signed and drawn-on by Daniel, that was played in his band during his LA tour, plus 'Fear Yourself Your Loneliness Won't Help', an original piece by Daniel drawn in 2002 on 8½ x 11 in paper. You will also be credited as an executive producer on the short film because you're amazing. ♫♪♫ This reward also includes the MOVIE/SOUNDTRACK DOWNLOAD.

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