Border Crossing: Starring Josh Charles and Julia Stiles

A project in New York, NY by Bette Gordon

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Josh Charles and Julia Stiles star in Bette Gordon’s film BORDER CROSSING, based on the novel by Booker Prize-winner Pat Barker.
Backers: 332
Average Pledge Per Backer: $133

Funded: $44,141 of $30,000
Dates: Mar 18th -> Apr 15th (29 days)
Project By: Bette Gordon
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Latest News

24 Hours Left + A New Reward!

April 14th - via:
There are just 24 hours left in our campaign! It's been an amazing month and we can't believe it's almost over. With one day left, we are thrilled to announce a last-minute new reward for those who back us for $30: It features ONE copy of the BORDER... (Read More)

Another 48 hours!

April 13th - via:
We're running out of time: there are just two days remaining in our incredibly successful Kickstarter campaign and it's a full-court press from now until Wednesday at 1pm to get as many backers as we can. Please continue to spread the word about the... (Read More)

Bette's first feature VARIETY screens at the Brooklyn Academy of Music April 21!!!

April 11th - via:
Bette's ground-breaking first feature VARIETY will screen at the Brooklyn Academy of Music on April 21st at 7pm as part of "The Vertigo Effect" film series with the filmmaker there. Get your tickets today! It's a beautiful 35mm print of the film. ... (Read More)

New Special Reward Just for Backers!!!

April 9th - via:
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We did it!!! $38,930 (and rising)!

April 8th - via:
And here we were expecting a quiet Wednesday night!  Tonight, we reached and then blew past our fundraising goal! Right now at 9:07pm EST we stand at an incredible $38,930 or 129% of our goal. And we still have about a week to go! Thank you so... (Read More)

What a Day!

April 7th - via:
Yesterday was an incredible day for the campaign, not only was BORDER CROSSING Kickstarter's Project of the Day but we also raised an incredible $11,025. By far our single biggest day for contributions! We're so close to our goal! All thanks to you!... (Read More)

Kickstarter's Project of the Day! (Nine days left)

April 6th - via:
Happy Passover and Happy Easter BORDER CROSSING family!!! We hope you had a wonderful weekend with your own friends and family. We're thrilled to announce that today we are Kickstarter's Project of the Day, a very special honor. If you go to... (Read More)

Halfway there, Halfway to go

April 1st - via:
Hi Everyone! Today we reached the halfway point in our campaign, 14 days gone, just 14 days to go, just as we passed the halfway point toward our financial goal of $30,000. The middle days of Kickstarter campaigns typically see a lull in donations... (Read More)

Closing-in on $15K!

March 29th - via:
Thanks everyone for your help this weekend! We just need a little over $600 to reach $15K. Please keep spreading the word!  (Read More)

Kickstart Spring: A Weekend to $15K

March 28th - via:
Hi backers! I hope you're doing great. It's a chilly start to spring in the Northeast but if we heat up BORDER CROSSING's Kickstarter campaign this weekend, maybe the temps will follow...  We're just over two weeks away from finishing our campaign... (Read More)

Design + artwork

March 25th - via:
Hi backers! I hope you're having a wonderful week. One of the really exciting parts of our campaign and rewards is all the fantastic artwork and design we're providing our backers. They include incredibly rare publicity stills by Nan Goldin from... (Read More)

Closing in on 40%

March 20th - via:
Hi Everyone! Hope you had a great weekend. Thanks so much for joining the BORDER CROSSING team and for a great first few days of our campaign.  We're approaching an impressive 40% toward our goal but we still have a long way to go in the remaining 3... (Read More)

An Amazing First Day!

March 19th - via:
Thanks so much for backing BORDER CROSSING and a wonderful first day for our Kickstarter campaign! In just 24 hours we're already more than 27% toward our goal and we also became a Kickstarter staff pick.  Now, we need to keep the momentum going.... (Read More)

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