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What is home? And how do we find it? In this 2014 feature documentary, one couple's attempt to build a 'tiny house' with no construction experience raises questions about sustainability, good design and the changing American Dream.
What is home? And how do we find it? In this 2014 feature documentary, one couple's attempt to build a 'tiny house' with no construction experience raises questions about sustainability, good design and the changing American Dream.
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    We'll send you a beautiful, 8 x 12 original print by our Colorado-based cinematographer, Kevin Hoth, who teaches digital photography at the University of Colorado. Plus your name in the film credits and everything listed in previous levels.

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    Spend a weekend in the completed tiny house! (Located 2 hours from Denver, Colorado, close to ski resorts and national forest, hiking and rafting—accommodates 2 comfortably, up to 4 snugly. You can choose your weekend, anytime between May 2012 and April 2013. Transportation not included.) Plus everything in the previous categories.

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    You're funding a trip to film another tiny house, somewhere in America. We'll send you a set of still photos and special access to interview footage from the trip that you helped to fund. (Scheduled trips include: Boston, Portland, Olympia, Seattle, San Francisco, San Diego, and North Carolina.) Plus everything in the previous categories, including a weekend in the tiny house.

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    Choose any set of professionally-designed small house building plans from the Cozyhomeplans.com website. Plus a weekend in the completed tiny house, a still photo from Kevin Hoth, and everything in the $50 level and below.

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    Associate Producer credit (with option to display a company logo in credits), private screening of film with filmmakers in your town. Plus everything listed in levels $300 and below.

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    Limited Edition Tiny House sketch by Derek Diedricksen, author/illustrator/cartoonist of the book "Humble Homes, Simple Shacks" and the blogger behind relaxshacks.com. Deek's work has been featured in the NY Times, NPR, and Readymade. Each print will be 8.5 x 5.5, printed on high-grade card stock and signed. Plus your name in the film credits and everything in the previous levels.

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