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The New Adventures of Gidon Lev

A project in Manhattan, NY by Yaniv Rokah

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The heartwarming story of a Holocaust survivor and the writer who loves him.
Backers: 364
Average Pledge Per Backer: $212

Funded: $77,187 of $72,000
Dates: Jun 9th -> Jul 24th (45 days)
Project By: Yaniv Rokah
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Latest News

Wait, WHAT?!

July 22nd - via:
We have reached 83% of our goal!  We want to thank everybody who contributed yesterday: Adam, Carol, Peter, Brandon, Eli, Amnon, Cindy, Charleen, Daniel, Cat, Lyn, Meryl, Andrew, Janet, Andrew  D., Gil,  OG, Gael, Celia, Margo, Greg, Beth, Hillel... (Read More)


July 21st - via:
I just wanted to reach out personally and thank each and everyone of you for your incredible generosity. We've received so much support in the last few weeks and we're simply blown away.  3 days to go. We got this!!! Really exciting news coming up.... (Read More)


July 21st - via:
We have raised just under $50,000 for this project ...but we have three more days to reach our goal or the entire campaign is closed. We hate to miss this window of opportunity to bring awareness of the Holocaust to a new generation of young people.... (Read More)


July 20th - via:
First, we want to congratulate Susan Yeom, who won the incredible painting of Gidon created by artist Juliet Gilden. Susan, we hope you enjoy having this one-of-a-kind piece of art in your home!  Our next update is that today, July 20th, at 11 am... (Read More)

We Are Painting A Pretty Picture - Together!

July 17th - via:
We are 46% of the way to our goal!! Yesterday, a wonderful artist (and journalist!) came to our home and painted an amazing watercolor portrait of Gidon (see below!) At the same time that Aaron Poris painted Gidon, he also interviewed him, which our... (Read More)

Ain't No Mountain High Enough for Gidon Lev!

July 15th - via:
Thank you!  We are at the halfway mark of the funds we need to make this film!! Thank you to our new contributors this week: Deborah, Gary, Jon, Bamby, Jo, Eva, Justin, Ariel, Christine, and Babette!! You guys really helped us move the needle and we... (Read More)

The New Adventures is Meant to Be!

July 13th - via:
Hello, everybody!  Great news! Yesterday, director Yaniv Rokah spent a few hours filming Gidon and me in our "natural environment" here at home in Ramat Gan. He also managed a lengthy interview with Gidon about his experiences in the concentration... (Read More)

What a Day!!!

July 10th - via:
You guys - we are just grinning like crazy over here at the outpouring of love and contributions we received today!!  Thank you to: Cindy, Jamie, Judyth, Carla, Carol, Lenny, Ondine, David, Jeff, Bella & Ted, Nicholas, Maggi, Barry, Janet,... (Read More)

Can You Believe This?!

July 9th - via:
 It has been an amazing week here on our Kickstarter Campaign! We more than doubled our funding in less than 48 hours. And that is because of people like you who contributed so generously!  The list is LONG but recent contributors include: ... (Read More)

Incredible Start! The New Adventures Is On Its Way!!

July 1st - via:
Thank you all so much! Every single contribution you have made has made a difference.  You'll need an HTML5 capable browser to see this content. Play Replay with sound Play with sound 00:00 00:00 This week, Gidon's Tiktok account gained over 2,000... (Read More)

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