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True story of the first oil gusher in 1901 which launched Texas into the petroleum age. The first scene from the feature film.
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    Invitation to the wrap party!

    We will have a wrap party either in Houston, Beaumont or Austin. Possibly all three places!

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    Consultation/Coffee with the film makers

    For people wanting to learn from our process, we can meet up with you for some coffee and give you pointers based on our experience with Spindletop and our other projects. Transportation may be provided on a case by case basis

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    Invitation to the set!

    Get an invitation to visit the set and see the movie magic happen! We plan to film in Beaumont Texas in September 2019.

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    Be in the film!

    This is your chance to come to Beaumont and be in the film! You will be provided with period clothing and given instructions on what to do in your particular scene.

    We also need school children ages 5-14. This is your opportunity to see your kid on the big screen! Reward is subject to availability and discretion of the Director but we will make a great effort to include you or your child in the final cut of the film.

    *Transportation and lodging to Beaumont is not provided and subject to availability.

    *You must be able to come to Beaumont during the production schedule for one or more days in September.

    *If we reach our stretch goal of $15,000 you will receive a custom Spindletop mug!

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    The title of Executive Producer!

    Anyone who donates $2,000 or more will be considered an Executive Producer on the short film and will have any and all previous rewards.

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