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This project's funding goal was not reached on September 17, 2011.

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BACKGROUND:   My Irish roots have always been a big part of my life. Growing up, there was one single story always floating around me, the story of a loved one's tragic death. Everybody who knew the story told me in a different way; some were half right, some were completely wrong, some only knew pieces. But that never stopped the tale from shaping my life. Kingscourt is a film about that story.

THE FILM:         The film is set on the day Michael plans to propose to Clara at a town celebration. He's expecting it to be the happiest day of his life. But, in the blink of an eye everything changes. The two are driving to announce their engagement when they are hit by a truck. 

PRODUCTION:   We plan on traveling back to my family's hometown in Ireland to shoot this film. By assembling both an Irish crew and an American crew, we hope to bring a truly authentic look and feel to the film. 

BUDGET BREAKDOWN:    So what is this money for? The production. This money will get our crew to Ireland and feed them. It will rent the equipment necessary to shoot. The rest will go towards paying  the actors and some of the crew for their time and hard work, if the budget allows.

CONTACT :      Please feel free to contact me at any time, with any questions or concerns. I hope you will take a look at the rewards listed on the side. Any amount will help make this film a reality. Thank you for your time, and your consideration. Here is my email: cbcarolan@gmail.com

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    15,000 of these and we hit our goal, and we thank each and every one of you.

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    An mp3 download of the film's score, plus a thank you email.

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    We will send you an Irish postcard!
    (PLUS THE MP3 AND THANK YOU EMAIL!)

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    Pledge $20 or more
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    A digital copy of Kingscourt!
    (PLUS THE IRISH POSTCARD!)
    (PLUS THE MP3 AND THANK YOU EMAIL!)

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    ---Guest Artist---
    Robbie Schwartz will create a custom piece of artwork on a 5 1/2 x 4.
    Check out his stuff at www.dementeddrawings.com

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    Pledge $50 or more
    About $50 USD

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    Kingscourt DVD! PLUS! A BONUS DVD FEATURING EARLY FILMS!
    (PLUS THE DIGITAL COPY!)
    (PLUS THE IRISH POSTCARD!)
    (PLUS THE MP3 AND THANK YOU EMAIL!)

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    About $100 USD

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    Your name in the credits!
    (PLUS THE TWO DVDS!)
    (PLUS THE DIGITAL COPY!)
    (PLUS THE IRISH POSTCARD!)
    (PLUS THE MP3 AND THANK YOU EMAIL!)

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    A piece of the original storyboards!
    (PLUS YOUR NAME IN THE CREDITS!)
    (PLUS THE TWO DVDS!)
    (PLUS THE DIGITAL COPY!)
    (PLUS THE IRISH POSTCARD!)
    (PLUS THE MP3 AND THANK YOU EMAIL!)

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    An 11X14 print of beautiful Ireland, taken by Gracie Pizzo.
    (PLUS THE STORYBOARD)
    (PLUS YOUR NAME IN THE CREDITS!)
    (PLUS THE TWO DVDS!)
    (PLUS THE DIGITAL COPY!)
    (PLUS THE IRISH POSTCARD!)
    (PLUS THE MP3 AND THANK YOU EMAIL!)

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    Pledge $500 or more
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    You get invited to the screening AND everything above will be signed!
    (PLUS THE 11x14 PRINT)
    (PLUS THE STORYBOARD)
    (PLUS YOUR NAME IN THE CREDITS!)
    (PLUS THE TWO DVDS!)
    (PLUS THE DIGITAL COPY!)
    (PLUS THE IRISH POSTCARD!)
    (PLUS THE MP3 AND THANK YOU EMAIL!)

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    Pledge $1,000 or more
    About $1,000 USD

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    You get everything from the 500 dollar package as well a piece of art work from all of the guest artists participating on this project!
    Artists include : Gracie Pizzo, Chris Carolan, Robbie Schwartz...
    More Guest artists TBA!!!!
    STAY TUNED!!!

    www.graciepizzo.carbonmade.com
    cbcarolan@gmail.com
    www.DementedDrawings.com

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    This one is a doozy, For $10,000 you to can come with us to Ireland to shoot this film . Eat with the cast and crew be on set and even be in the film. I know sounds great, but wait theres more! You will also receive an Executive Producer credit on the film and a big fat special thanks. Along with Dvds and all the aforementioned jazz.

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Funding period

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