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A heart broken woman (Tig Notaro), desperate for a brighter mood, enlists the services of a traveling party clown.

Clown Service is a comedic short film that will be shooting in LA this fall with a stellar cast and crew. With your ENTIRE paycheck, we can make this top grossing movie a reality. Any funds exceeding our minimum goal of $10,000 will be used to increase the production value.

Story: A heartbroken woman (Tig Notaro), desperate for a brighter mood, enlists the services of a traveling party clown.

Cast & Crew:

  • Starring Tig Notaro (Conan, Fallon, The Office, This American Life, Community, The Sarah Silverman Program etc), Kyle Dunnigan (Reno 911, Comedy Central Presents etc) and others TBA.
  • Written by Tig Notaro (The Emmy's, MTV Movie Awards) and Melissa Blake (Heroes, Criminal Minds, Ghost Whisperer, Xena)
  • Director attached, Robbie Pickering (writer and director of Natural Selection starring Rachael Harris, which swept the 2011 SXSW Film Festival Awards)

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    You will be thanked as a backer on the "Clown Service" site. For 200 nickels this is the perfect package for you.

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    You will be thanked as a backer on the "Clown Service" site and you'll also receive a signed "Professor Blastoff" sticker. Perfect for those interested in stickers and being thanked publicly.

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    You will be thanked as a backer on the "Clown Service" site, receive a signed "Professor Blastoff" sticker and a signed "Good One" tour poster. While $50 is a very generous amount of money, just think what $100 or more would do...

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    You will be thanked as a backer on the "Clown Service" site, receive a signed "Professor Blastoff" sticker, signed "Good One" tour poster, and a "tig loves me" t-shirt. As you can imagine, this one mainly appeals to topless people.

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    You will be thanked on-screen, receive a signed "Professor Blastoff" sticker, signed "Good One" tour poster, "tig loves me" t-shirt, a signed copy of Tig's CD "Good One" (which also comes with the DVD "Have Tig at Your Party" where Tig is the human equivalent to the "Burning Log" DVD), and a signed copy of "Good One" on vinyl. My cousin in Mississippi is planning on this amount, so if you'd like to go the way of progressive young folk, click here.

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    You will be thanked on-screen, receive a signed "Professor Blastoff" sticker, signed "Good One" tour poster, "tig loves me" t-shirt, a signed copy of Tig's CD "Good One" (which also comes with the DVD "Have Tig at Your Party" where Tig is the human equivalent to the "Burning Log" DVD), a signed copy of "Good One" on vinyl, a one-time offer of up to 10 free tickets to a comedy show Tig is headlining (anywhere in the world until August 2014 while tickets are still available.) To be honest, anywhere in the universe applies too. Have spaceship, will travel.

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    You will be thanked on-screen, receive a signed "Professor Blastoff" sticker, signed "Good One" tour poster, "tig loves me" t-shirt, signed copy of Tig's CD "Good One" (which also comes with the DVD "Have Tig at Your Party" where Tig is the human equivalent to the "Burning Log" DVD), a signed copy of "Good One" on vinyl, a one-time offer of up to 10 free tickets to a comedy show Tig is headlining (anywhere in the world until August 2014 while tickets are still available), AND you'll get to play a featured extra in Clown Service (travel and accommodations not included, but your pretty face will have a GOOD close-up.) Unattractive people, don't be shy. We can work with pretty much anything over here.

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    You will be thanked on-screen, receive a signed "Professor Blastoff" sticker, signed "Good One" tour poster, "tig loves me" t-shirt, signed copy of Tig's CD "Good One" (which also comes with the DVD "Have Tig at Your Party" where Tig is the human equivalent to the "Burning Log" DVD), a signed copy of "Good One" on vinyl, a one-time offer of up to 10 free tickets to a comedy show Tig is headlining (anywhere in the world until August 2014 while tickets are still available), you'll get to play a featured extra in Clown Service (travel and accommodations not included, but your pretty face will have a GOOD close-up) AND you'll get an ASSOCIATE PRODUCER credit. Act fast! An opportunity like this usually goes for way more than 2.5k.

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    You will be thanked on-screen, receive a signed "Professor Blastoff" sticker, signed "Good One" tour poster, "tig loves me" t-shirt, signed copy of Tig's CD "Good One" (which also comes with the DVD "Have Tig at Your Party" where Tig is the human equivalent to the "Burning Log" DVD), a signed copy of "Good One" on vinyl, a one-time offer of up to 10 free tickets to a comedy show Tig is headlining (anywhere in the world until August 2014 while tickets are still available), you'll get to play a featured extra in Clown Service (travel and accommodations not included, but your pretty face will have a GOOD close-up), you'll get an associate producer credit, a signed copy of "Clown Service" AND you'll get Tig at your house one night for a 1.5 hour show (scheduling to be agreed upon by both parties and to take place within 350 miles of Los Angeles, CA only, unless roundtrip airfare is supplied on a major airline and at least 4 star accommodations for at least 1 night in the U.S. or Canada only.) This is a total steal of a deal, but let's face it, if you have 5k to kick down, might as well bump it up to 10k (see below.)

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    You will be thanked on-screen, receive a signed "Professor Blastoff" sticker, signed "Good One" tour poster, "tig loves me" t-shirt, "no moleste" t-shirt, "si moleste" t-shirt, "good one" t-shirt, "Professor Blastoff" t-shirt, a signed copy of Tig's CD "Good One" (which also comes with the DVD "Have Tig at Your Party" where Tig is the human equivalent to the "Burning Log" DVD), a signed copy of "Good One" on vinyl, a one-time offer of up to 10 free tickets to a comedy show Tig is headlining (anywhere in the world until August 2014 while tickets are still available), you'll get to play a featured extra in Clown Service (travel and accommodations not included, but your pretty face will have a GOOD close-up), you'll get Tig AND/OR the cast of Professor Blastoff at your house one night for a 3 hour show. (Scheduling to be agreed upon by both parties and to take place within 350 miles of Los Angeles, CA only, unless roundtrip airfare is supplied on a major airline and at least 4 star accommodations for each performer for at least 1 night), a signed copy of "Clown Service," an EXECUTIVE PRODUCER credit, a personalized "thank you" video, 4 tickets to a private cast and crew screening and after party in LA (travel and accommodations not included.) With a roundtrip limo ride provided for 4 to the screening and after party from anywhere in the LA area. People will be really impressed with this, by the way.

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