JADE THE ICON: a short film

A project in Brooklyn, NY by Katie Spear

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A comedy about internet celebrity culture in late-stage capitalism
Backers: 64
Average Pledge Per Backer: $161

Funded: $10,325 of $10,000
Dates: Jun 6th -> Jul 6th (30 days)
Project By: Katie Spear
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Latest News

We’ve hit our goal!

June 27th - via: kickstarter.com
We raised $10,000 and hit our fundraising goal today! Thank you so much to everyone who’s donated and supported this project! Thanks to you, Jade the Icon is no longer just a concept - it’s going to be a movie!  Since graduating college 4 years... (Read More)

Location update: We're filming at Loveless Coffees!

June 20th - via: kickstarter.com
I'm so excited to share that we've booked the space at Loveless Coffees in Bushwick to film our café scenes! Thanks to all of your donations, we were able to secure our first choice coffee shop location. This location is so important because it is... (Read More)

We're halfway there!

June 7th - via: kickstarter.com
Wow! We had such an incredible first day! Thanks to you, we've already reached half of our fundraising goal! We are so excited about the amazing reaction we've had to this film already. So many people have pledged their support, and the fundraiser... (Read More)

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