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Update #12

"We Grew Up Here" Teaser & Festival News

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Backers!

We've got some exciting news for your today. 

We Grew Up Here at the Seattle True Independent Film Festival

We Grew Up Here has been accepted into the 2014 Seattle True Independent Film Festival and will screen 6pm PT on Wednesday May 7, 2014 at the Grand Illusion Cinema in Seattle. 

For those of you in the Pacific Northwest (or with friends in that area), please help us spread the word! We'd love to show our West Coast premiere to a full house. Here's the link with Seattle screening info

The We Grew Up Here Teaser Video

After we released our trailer, you were amazingly supportive by sharing it with your friends, and we are so grateful for your encouragement. 

Today we are releasing the We Grew Up Here Teaser video, which features some music performed by Eric Michaels and Kate Schell of Paper Thick Walls. 

Check it out below (we are releasing it to you before anyone else sees it) and, again, please pass it on to any friends you think might like the project. 

Reminders and Thanks

The We Grew Up Here world premiere is 7pm CT on Thursday May 1 at The Society for Arts as part of CIMMFest 2014

While we're gearing up for festival premieres, we are also working on finalizing perks for all of you wonderful backers. Thank you again so much for your patience and support! 

We'll be showing you our official poster next week!

Thanks again for everything, friends,

- Kevin, Stefeni and Andrew


Update #11

Premiere Details and Official Trailer

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Great news, fabulous backers!

Here are the screening details for We Grew Up Here's world premiere at CIMMFest 2014: http://cimmfest.org/grew/

We'll be playing at 7pm Thursday, May 1 at The Society for Arts in Chicago. 

And, without further ado, here is the first official trailer for We Grew Up Here

If you have a few seconds to spare, please consider sharing the trailer, liking us on Facebook and following us on Twitter (or encouraging your friends to do so if you already have). 

Thanks again for everything! We'll be in touch with more info soon.

-Kevin, Stefeni & Andrew 


Update #10

Color Grading "We Grew Up Here"

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Thanks to the support of you fabulous backers, we are a little less than five weeks away from our world premiere at CIMMFest

We know it's been a long journey, and we appreciate your patience and encouragement. 

Here's an image from the color grading process on the film. We'd like to give a big shout out to our colorist / associate producer / camera operator / still photographer Josh Ohms

Color grading progress is underway for "We Grew Up Here."
Color grading progress is underway for "We Grew Up Here."

 We'll keep you posted with more updates soon!

-Kevin, Stefeni & Andrew


Update #9

We Grew Up Here's Festival Announcement

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The 2014 CIMMFest Initial Music & Film Line-up
The 2014 CIMMFest Initial Music & Film Line-up

We are pleased to inform you - first of anyone in the world - that We Grew Up Here has been officially accepted into the Chicago International Movies and Music Film Festival (CIMMFest). 

We're listed under the Feature Fiction section of the Festival's initial line-up announcement: http://cimmfest.org/cimmfest-2014-initial-line-announced/

CIMMFest is a four-day event (May 1-4, 2014) in Chicago that features live musical performances, music videos, documentaries and, of course, narrative feature film screenings. One of the team members for CIMMFest is Louis Black, the co-founder of SXSW and The Austin Chronicle. 

We are honored to be part of CIMMFest and to have our world premiere in Chicago. 

More info to come soon!

- Kevin, Stefeni and Andrew


Update #8 - For backers only

An Apology, an Update and T-Shirts

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