A project in Zurich, Switzerland by Micha Hilliard

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Help me make a short documentary about my cousin who has autism. He stands at six foot two, cannot tell lies, and delights in Nintendo.
Backers: 74
Average Pledge Per Backer: $59

Funded: $4,400 of $4,000
Dates: Feb 13th -> Mar 5th (20 days)
Project By: Micha Hilliard
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Latest News


April 1st - via: kickstarter.com
Hey all, Great news! My friend and immensely talented musician Joe Minadeo has agreed to compose the soundtrack for Tim. He's contributed music to the critically acclaimed feature documentaries Blood Brother (Grand Jury Prize Winner at Sundance Film... (Read More)

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March 16th - via: kickstarter.com
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March 11th - via: kickstarter.com
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Fully funded!

March 1st - via: kickstarter.com
Hi! As many of you have probably noticed, the project is now fully funded! Once again, thank you all so much. Tim would never have been possible without your generosity. I couldn't have asked for a better and more inspiring group of backers. I will... (Read More)

Old picture

February 28th - via: kickstarter.com
Good day, Here we are, five days to go and just $650 away from the funding goal! A big thank you to all new and old backers. I'm very excited to see a number of names I do not recognize. This means that word about the project is getting out there!... (Read More)

More than halfway there

February 24th - via: kickstarter.com
Dear friends, Tim is now more than halfway funded! I'm blown away by all the love and support that you're showing this project. Thank you so much. You all put fun in fundraising! Since today is my birthday, I thought it would be appropriate to say a... (Read More)


February 21st - via: kickstarter.com
Hello! I hope you all are doing well. This time around, I've asked Cassidy, who works with Tim through the "autism waiver" program (and will play a key role in the documentary), to write a short message: "Tim is hands-down the most interesting person... (Read More)


February 20th - via: kickstarter.com
Good evening, Today's been a big day! The project is now 47% funded with thirteen days to go. It's right on track. I'd like to extend a hearty thanks to all new and old backers. If I could, I would give you all bear hugs. On this occasion, I'd like... (Read More)

Message from Tim's mother

February 18th - via: kickstarter.com
Hey all, Thanks for your continued support! Here's a message from Tim's mother: "I want to thank everyone who is backing Micha's project about my son Tim. Being Tim's mother has taught me so much. I remember the first time we were told he had autism.... (Read More)

Rough draft of the poster

February 16th - via: kickstarter.com
Good morning, I'm truly humbled to see all of the support that my project is getting. Thanks to your contributions, Tim is already 25% funded! You all are great. I'm currently working on the shooting script and putting together an equipment list.... (Read More)

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