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THE KIDS is the unprecedented, all-access documentary about the inside story of the kids who inspired the 1995 cult classic film KIDS.
THE KIDS is the unprecedented, all-access documentary about the inside story of the kids who inspired the 1995 cult classic film KIDS.
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    THE KIDS

    Show us your love and we'll show you ours with exclusive access to campaign and project updates, plus our eternal gratitude for being part of our crew.

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    GOOD LOOKIN'

    You'll have our eternal gratitude, exclusive campaign and project updates, and receive a public shout out on our Facebook page. You feel me?

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    STREET TEAM

    We'll send you an exclusive, one of a kind sticker to toss on your deck. Or your Trapper Keeper. Or someone's back. You'll still get exclusive campaign and project updates, and a public Facebook shout out. P.S. When you get arrested for destruction of property 'cause you stuck that shit on a phone booth, we won't cosign.

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    SUMPTHIN' IN THE MAIL

    We'll send you a postcard straight from the L.E.S. We'll personalize it too. Your name, handwritten (that's MAD love, though), exclusive card design. And yeah yeah yeah, you'll also get exclusive campaign and project updates, a public shout out, and a sticker.

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    THE FINAL CUT

    You'll receive access to a digital copy of the film upon it's commercial digital release. Dibs on popcorn! And you'll still have our eternal gratitude, get a public shout out, and a postcard straight from the L.E.S. All. The. Love.

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    90s MIXTAPE

    You'll get a digital download mixtape of dope 90s music mixed exclusively by DJ Jonny (Jonny Abrahams) aka Steven in "Kids." Blast. From. The. Past. You'll still get exclusive campaign and project updates, a public shout out, and a sticker. Word is bond.

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    KIDS CREW EDITORIAL COLLAGE

    Like your favorite aunt, we've been collecting all of the kids crew editorials and ads in Calvin Klein, Details, Levis, PNB Nation, Supreme, and more for two and half decades. We'll give you a PDF download of our exclusive "Kids" crew editorial collage. And you'll still get exclusive updates, a public shout out, a sticker, and the 90s mixtape.

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    20th ANNIVERSARY KIDS ZINE

    You'll get an exclusive 20th Anniversary "Kids" zine, produced by Narratively, which features an exclusive interview with Chloe Sevigny, a conversation between our director Hamilton Harris and Leo Fitzpatrick (Telly in "Kids"), never-before-seen archival photos, and Narratively's longform retrospective about "Kids," "Legends Never Die," written by one of our producers. And yeah, you know, exclusive campaign and project updates, the kids crew collage, a public shout out, and a sticker. It's a good look.

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    LEGENDS NEVER DIE

    You'll get an exclusive 20th Anniversary commemorative Justin Pierce & Harold Hunter T-Shirt, originally designed as a collaboration between the Harold Hunter Foundation and Deadline Limited (co-owned by Angel "NA" Nieves from the kids crew). The shirt features an illustration of Justin and Harold from an iconic "Kids" scene. And you'll get everything else from the $50 rewards level and below.

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    20th ANNIVERSARY ZINE + LEGENDS NEVER DIE

    You'll get BOTH exclusive 20th Anniversary "Kids" zine, produced by Narratively, AND the exclusive 20th Anniversary commemorative Justin Pierce & Harold Hunter T-Shirt. And you'll get everything else from the $50 rewards level and below. True story.

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    PRIVATE SCREENING

    When "Kids" came out in 1995, kids - i.e. under 18 - snuck into movie theaters or rolled low key in basements worldwide. This time you can skip the secretive shit, and we'll invite you to attend a private screening of THE KIDS documentary in New York City (travel not included). You'll also get everything else prior to this reward level.

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    BEHIND THE SCENES

    You'll get a custom-made Gunars Elmuts 8"x10" print from his original negatives! Choose from five of his iconic behind-the-scenes images from the filming of KIDS in 1994. Check out his work at: http://www.gunars.com/. And you'll still get everything else below this reward level - for real, for real.

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    EXCLUSIVE KIDS CREW POSTER

    Like the exclusive kids crew collage, we'll give you the exclusive of the exclusive with even more exclusive editorials and ads of the kids crew back in the day. It'll be poster-size and professionally designed. And you'll get everything from the $40 rewards level and below as well, plus the 20th Anniversary Justin and Harold commemorative T-Shirt.

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    LIVE LIKE A KID

    A free night stay in the building where Telly lived (in "Kids") in Manhattan's East Village (travel not included). The apartment is a highly reviewed AirBNB location. And you'll get everything from the $100 rewards level and below, as well as the kids crew poster.

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    FOR THE LA HOMIES

    You'll get a private skateboarding session with "Kids" cast member and pro-skateboarder Javier Nunez in Los Angeles, California (travel not included). And you'll get everything from the $100 rewards level and below, as well as the kids crew poster, and a Supreme T-Shirt.

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    90s HIP HOP 101

    A one-hour private DJ session (Skype, FaceTime, or in person if you're NYC or LA-based) with Jonny "Jonny Boy" Abrahams aka Steven in "Kids," and DJ Jonny on The Ellen Show. He'll give you a basic introduction to DJ-ing followed by a Q&A session. And you'll get everything from the $100 rewards level and below, as well as the kids crew poster, and your 90s mixtape will be an actual cassette tape. The goods.

    "If you don't know, now you know..."

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    THE MOTHAF**KIN CHRONIC

    A half-hour blunt rolling session with our director Hamilton Harris via Skype (or in person if you happen to live near Holland, which sounds dope). You bring your own tools (tobacco only, kids). And you'll get everything from the $100 rewards level and below, as well as the kids crew poster.

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    THE BIZNESS

    You'll get an exclusive custom painted skateboard by muralist Danielle Mastrion. That scene with Justin (Casper) & Leo (Telly) on the subway. Special scene. Special deck. Special look. And you'll also get everything else from the $100 rewards level and below, as well as the kids crew poster.

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    THE (OLD SCHOOL) BIZNESS

    You'll get a custom-made skateboard HAND CUT by Rodney Smith, Co-Founder of SHUT NYC and Founder of Zoo York. He's taking it back to the old days of SHUT when all boards were cut by hand. It's an exclusive, authentic shape from one of skate culture's most reverend archetypes now giving back to the community. AND these custom-cut boards will be painted by artist Alex Rapsa with scenes from KIDS, making them an original, one-of-a-kind work of art. And yes, you'll still get everything else from the $100 level and below, as well as the kids crew poster.

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    BACK IN THE DAY

    You'll get a custom-made AND signed Ari Marcopoulos 16"x20" print from his original negatives! Choose from seven of his iconic images from photographing the kids crew back in the day. Ari is a world-renowned photographer, repped by Kavi Gupta Gallery. You can check out more of his work here: http://arimarcopoulos.net/. And you'll still get everything from the $100 rewards level and below, as well as the kids crew poster, and a blunt-rolling session with Hamilton thrown in for extra appreciation.

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    SPEND A DAY ON SET

    Subject says it all. In New York City. What else do you need? Travel is not included. And you'll get everything from the $100 rewards level down, the kids crew poster, an in-person blunt-rolling session with Hamilton (tobacco, yo), and we'll put you up for a night in Telly's house (as filmed in "Kids).

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    ASSOCIATE PRODUCER

    We'll give you your own credit. And everything else. Your name officially in lights. (IMDB page not included). And our infinite gratitude.

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