support essential for production to begin on "I
Am Big Bird"
Pot Pictures needs to raise more than $20,000 in order for production
to be officially underway
Muppet Central August
if we don't act now, the proposed documentary “I
Am Big Bird: The Caroll Spinney Story” won't get made.
are only 7 days left in the “I Am Big Bird” Kickstarter
campaign and the project still needs more than $20,000 to hit its
goal of $100,000. If it doesn't hit that goal, the project gets
(and no one who has pledged to the film will be charged).
In other words,
without us, “I Am Big Bird” won't
ever see the light of day. All of that wonderful archival footage
we've been enjoying is going to go back into the archives where
we'll never see it again.
now, the project only has about 1000 backers. If everyone on
Central Mailing List and Muppet
Central Forum just
pledges $1, “I
Am Big Bird” will crush its goal by more than $25,000 and
the film will be produced. The more money that's given, the more
rare content will be included in the film.
$1 will also get you access to all of the great archival material
the film's production journal, which is currently public, but
only be accessible to backers once the campaign is over.
can also contribute
$25 and get a DVD and soundtrack, or $30 for an exclusive “I
Am Big Bird” crew shirt or $60
for an alternate “I Am Big Bird” poster. Higher levels
even have signed Caroll Spinney merchandise and a chance to have