Project Dad (a film about LGBT families in America)

A project in Brooklyn, NY by sharon

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The filmmaker features her transgender dad, and seeks out other kids of LGBT parents to show what it's like to grow up a bit different.
Backers: 259
Average Pledge Per Backer: $63

Funded: $16,215 of $15,000
Dates: May 31st -> Jun 30th (30 days)
Project By: sharon
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Latest News

Welcome Martha Shane to Project Dad!

December 9th - via: kickstarter.com
Hi Project Dad supporters, we are thrilled to officially announce the addition of talented producer Martha Shane to our team! Martha's directorial debut, the feature documentary After Tiller, premiered in U.S. Documentary Competition at the 2013... (Read More)

Project Dad update: a new focus, a wedding, and editing

October 16th - via: kickstarter.com
Hi everyone, it's been a long and productive summer, and I wanted to post a quick update on Project Dad, because a LOT has changed in the past half a year. This past spring, after lots of discussion, my team and I decided to change the focus of the... (Read More)

First round of donor rewards sent!

February 22nd - via: kickstarter.com
Hello dear Project Dad supporters, Happy mid-February!  I just wanted to let you know that we're sending out all the donor rewards that we CAN send out--so, if your reward included a tote bag, a postcard, a CD from our talented composer Chris... (Read More)

Happy Holidays from Project Dad! Donor rewards!

December 6th - via: kickstarter.com
Hi, everyone!After our long radio silence this summer and fall, I wanted to post an update about where Project Dad is going, and what we're up to. This coming weekend, Brooke and I are thrilled to participate in Tribeca Hacks Cambridge, an... (Read More)

We did it!!!

June 30th - via: kickstarter.com
As some of you know, I've been at a family funeral this past weekend, and haven't had the time (or the words) to compose an update, until now.  But I just want to say, wow!  Thanks to you, we did it!  And thanks to a last-minute donation on behalf... (Read More)

New reward, new press, old friends

June 21st - via: kickstarter.com
We're psyched to announce a new *musical* donation reward for the last week of the fundraiser. It features an album from Chris Bathgate, my good friend and our soundtrack composer. For $55, get a copy of his outstanding album, Salt Year, a digital... (Read More)

Father's Day e-card (download this)

June 14th - via: kickstarter.com
Hi everyone, sorry for sending another update so soon.  Just wanted to post our Father's Day e-card here in advance of the big day!   If you're donating for a loved one and want to, say, get their name in the film's credits or give them a swanky... (Read More)

PeaceLoveDove (almost halfway done!)

June 13th - via: kickstarter.com
Hi everyone, First, a heartfelt THANK YOU to you, our wonderful supporters.  We are so grateful to you. We're almost done with the first half of the fundraiser, and we're admittedly a bit behind our goal.  But this weekend is Father's Day, and we... (Read More)

Wow! We've broken $2,500!

June 7th - via: kickstarter.com
Dear friends, we're so excited to say that we've broken $2,500!  We're so grateful to see the diversity of friends and family in our list of donors.  Thank you SO much. Now, we're seeking your advice... I'm just a boring straight girl, but I come... (Read More)

Moving Right Along!

June 6th - via: kickstarter.com
Hi everyone, I just wanted to send a quick update to personally thank you for getting on board the Project Dad fundraising campaign so promptly!  We're now several days into the campaign, and we could really use your help reaching out past our... (Read More)

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