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Documentary featuring three comic artists: a woman, an African American & a Sikh who challenge gender, racial & appearance stereotypes
Documentary featuring three comic artists: a woman, an African American & a Sikh who challenge gender, racial & appearance stereotypes
Documentary featuring three comic artists: a woman, an African American & a Sikh who challenge gender, racial & appearance stereotypes
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    Reward #1 - Virtual hi five - Thanks for believing in what we are doing. Every dollar counts - including this one.

    We will specially acknowledge you on our Facebook page.

    + A guaranteed high-five whenever and wherever we see you!

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    Reward #2 - Breaking Free - Our deepest gratitude. Thank you for helping an independent documentary film get made.

    Get a sneak-peak of the first five minutes of the film when it's completed (…before anyone else!) *Estimated Delivery - when the film is complete in early Fall 2016*

    + A digital download of one of the film posters

    + A digital thank you card

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    “ Just Because" AWARD. A lot of people have asked about helping to contribute but frankly don't really want a lot of the extra swag and extras you'll find below. If you choose this reward you can pledge any amount you want, from $10-$10,000 and we will simply put you on the email list. We recognize some people like stuff. But some people just want to make a donation and that's cool too. More than cool actually. But if you like stuff keep reading

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    Reward #3- Champion - A big heartfelt thank you. You really are helping us spread the message and get this documentary made. Pat yourself as you are a real Champion.

    Your name will be added on the “Superhero Hall of Fame” on our website

    + You will receive a digital link to the first two Super Sikh Comics

    + You will receive an exclusive MP3 download of our original theme music

    + Digital wallpaper of the exclusive, unreleased poster designed by our superhero Vishavjit Singh

    + Reward #2

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    New Champion Plus Reward

    Digital download of the finished Je Suis Superhero documentary when it is available for sale. Inspire a new generation of Superheroes whenever you watch the film

    + You also get an exclusive digital copy of “Knight Takes Queen”, the long-awaited second collection of Keith Knights nationally syndicated daily comic strip, the Knight Life! Over 350 comics covering the transition from a two to three person household! With plenty of added foolishness! (Available in May 2016)

    + Reward 3

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    All NEW Je Suis Champion Reward

    Carry a BAG of honor. A Je Suis Superhero Tote Bag that is exclusively created for the Kickstarter campaign.

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    ALL NEW Super Champion Reward

    A Limited Edition mug featuring Superhero art by Pentacular Artist. These are EXCLUSIVELY created for this Kickstarter campaign because you are truly special.This is an extremely RARE gift as this art is not available elsewhere so grab this while it lasts. Feel like a Superhero, every time you sip your favorite beverage.

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    Reward #4 - Superhero - Hey it's the digital age, right? And you wanna see the fruits of your labor quickly. You can have Je Suis Superhero on all your devices and show people the movie you helped make!

    We'll send you a code that will allow you, for a limited period, to stream Je Suis Superhero online around the time of the film premiere (Estimated Delivery Fall 2016). Get it before everyone else does! Offer only available through this Kickstarter Campaign. Go ahead, throw a huge party, and invite all your friends to the watch the result of your generosity.

    + We will send you a Director’s take on the film that you can play at your party - pretty intimate right? (Estimated Delivery Fall 2016)

    + Talking about screening films, we will also give you a digital link to our 2015 film “The Odd Couple”, a story of two triathletes. The film was featured in film festivals worldwide and now you get to watch it at home.

    + Reward #3

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    All NEW Double Champion Reward

    Get a hard copy (approx. 11”x15”) of a cartoon print created and signed by Keith Knight for our Kickstarter fans. These are numbered and one of a kind and I can bet you will not get it anywhere without your super powers so grab it soon

    + New Champion Plus Reward

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    Reward #5 -True Superhero - You are helping us get to our goal, you are a true superhero. For your help you will get

    A Limited Edition mug featuring Superhero art by Pentacular Artist. These are EXCLUSIVELY created for this Kickstarter campaign because you are truly special.This is an extremely RARE gift as this art is not available elsewhere so grab this while it lasts. Feel like a Superhero, every time you sip your favorite beverage.

    + Get a hand written personalized thank you note from the Director (sent digitally)

    + Reward #4

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    New Certified Superhero Reward - You are helping us get to our stretch goals, you deserve your own certified superhero apparel. For your help you will get

    A Limited Edition "Certified Human" T-shirt EXCLUSIVELY created for this Kickstarter campaign because you are truly special. Feel like a Superhero, every time you step out into the sun.

    + Get a hand written personalized thank you note from the Director (sent digitally)

    + Reward #4

    *Design will be enhanced prior to production. Only 50 Available.

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    All NEW Genuine Superhero Reward

    Get a SIGNED copy of “They Shoot Black People, Don’t They?”Comics strips straight outta Keef’s world-renowned cartoon slideshow presentation, “They Shoot Black People, Don’t They? The book features 20 years of Keith’s Police Brutality Cartoons and comes with a bunch of bonus strips not included in the slideshow!! Consider this the director’s cut.

    + Get the New Champion Plus Reward

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    Reward #6 - Elite Superhero - You are in the Elite force.

    An actual hard copy (approx. 11”x15”) of an exclusive signed poster of the film

    + get a hard copy (approx. 11”x15”) of a cartoon print created and signed by Keith Knight for our Kickstarter fans. These are numbered and one of a kind and I can bet you will not get it anywhere without your super powers so grab it soon (first 60 backers only)

    + Credit at the end of the film. That’s right, see your name on the silver screen!

    + Nominate a superhero, someone you actually know, along with a story of why they are a superhero and we will post their story on our Facebook page and website. Their stories will be immortalized.

    + Reward #4

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    Reward #7 - You are a super supporter. Thank you for showing us your love and helping us get to our goal.

    A Je Suis Superhero tee shirt exclusively created for this campaign

    + Carry a Bag of honor. A Je Suis Superhero Tote Bag that is exclusively created for the Kickstarter campaign

    + Get a digital copy of “Knight Takes Queen”, the long-awaited second collection of Keith Knights nationally syndicated daily comic strip, the Knight Life! Over 350 comics with plenty of added foolishness!

    + a thank you phone call from the Director

    + an exclusive link to raw footage of the film

    + Reward #4

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    Reward #8 - Webbed SUPERHERO

    A Web session with one of our three artists on how to create a comic book / art of cartooning. (Sometime between June and August 2016, depending on availability)

    + Learn about drawings, cartooning, and writing screenplays. Also, if you have already created a script of a comic book (or any other form of art) you can get a free review of your work. This is an exclusive for the kickstarter contributors.

    + An exclusive signed copy of Andrew Farago’s 2015 Harvey Award Winning book -“Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles: The Ultimate Visual History. If there is an expert who knows a LOT, I mean a LOT about comics then it has to be him. For Andrew is the curator of San Francisco's Cartoon Art Museum. But more importantly he is an author par excellence who is giving away signed books.

    + Carry a Bag of honor. A Je Suis Superhero Tote Bag that is specially created for the Kickstarter campaign

    + You would get a digital copy of “Knight Takes Queen”

    + Get your name on the credits of the film. It certainly cant get better.

    + Ok you also get a personalized video message from the Director to thank you for your help.

    + Reward #4

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    Reward # 9 - Double Superhero - ( It's like a Double Cheeseburger)

    Get an exclusive signed book by Andrew Farago. If there is an expert who knows a LOT , I mean a LOT about comics then it has to be him. For Andrew is the curator of San Francisco's Cartoon Art Museum. But more importantly he is an author par excellence who would be giving away signed books of his 2015 Harvey Award Winning book -“Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles: The Ultimate Visual History.

    + Hang on there is more you will also get a SIGNED copy of “They Shoot Black People, Don’t They?”Comics strips straight outta Keef’s world-renowned cartoon slideshow presentation, “They Shoot Black People, Don’t They? The book features 20 years of Keith’s Police Brutality Cartoons and comes with a bunch of bonus strips not included in the slideshow!! Consider this the director’s cut.

    + Carry a BAG of honor. A Je Suis Superhero Tote Bag that is exclusively created for the Kickstarter campaign

    + You will get a digital copy of “Knight Takes Queen”

    + Get your name on the credits of the film. It certainly cant get better.

    + You also get a personalized video message from the Director to thank you for your help.

    + Reward #4

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    Reward #10 - TABLET Superhero - You are in the digital age , so its best to get something that is fully loaded and ready to go.

    Our collaborators at Datawind are giving the supporters of Kickstarter an exclusive 7inch Tablet that comes fully loaded with a digital copy of “Knight Takes Queen”, a full version of my previous film “ The Odd couple” and exclusive art created for Je Suis Superhero documentary and links to two digital copies of the SuperSikh comics. The Tablet can be used right out of the box. So now you have no excuses. Just contribute and everything will arrive on your door step. (first 150 backers only - shipped 50 per month starting May 2016)

    + Get your name on the credits of the film. It certainly cant get better.

    + Oh yes, you also get a personalized video message from the Director to thank you for your help

    + Of course, Reward #4

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    Reward #11
    Superhero Associate Producer

    Get the elite Associate Producer Credit for Je Suis Superhero

    + Personalized Datawind tablet loaded with all the goodies described in Rewards #10 (May 2016)

    + Get 4 exclusive tickets to Je Suis Superhero Premier that will be held in the San Francisco bay area (does not include travel expenses or accommodation)

    + A personalized home cooked meal with the director and producer (in San Francisco bay area)

    + A special collector’s edition of a DVD of the film, signed by the Je Suis Superhero team.

    + One of a kind exclusive merchandise set. We will keep it a secret, but would let you discover it with clues when we talk on the phone. Yes, the director will personally thank you on the phone

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    Reward #12
    Superhero Executive Producer

    Elite Executive Producer Credit in our film.

    + Logo of your company or your name on the film, film posters and website

    + Get 8 exclusive tickets to Je Suis Superhero Premier that will be held in the San Francisco bay area (does not include travel expenses or accommodation)

    + 4 Personalized Datawind tablets loaded with all the goodies described in Rewards #10 (May 2016)

    + A personalized home cooked meal with the director and producer (in San Francisco bay area)

    + A special collector’s edition of a DVD of the film, signed by the Je Suis Superhero team.

    + One of a kind exclusive merchandise set. We will keep it a secret, but would let you discover it with clues when we talk on the phone. Yes, the director will personally thank you on the phone

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