Stages

by stagesfilm2015 in Bristol

We did it
On 8th June 2015 we successfully raised £6,754 with 78 supporters in 28 days

A Short Comedy Film Project that aims to raise the profile of female comedians in the world of stand up comedy and film.

by stagesfilm2015 in Bristol

Ferrets, itchy bits and cake!

A massive joyous thank you to all the backers who have pledged so far. Myself and Emma could no do this without you, and you're generous investment in our little movie. You are beautiful. Now have some of this cake. You deserve it. You are fabulous. It's got buttercream in the middle.

Five days to go!

We have FIVE days to go until the crowdfunder ends and things are really heating up here at Stages HQ! Myself and Emma have especially set up a room filled with glitter, balloons, puppies and fireworks which are all timed to go off as soon as the crowdfunder ends on Monday! its going to be dangerously fun!

With so little time left, we still need your help to meet our target so please share our page on the social medias, tell your friends, enemies and casual aquaintances about our short and for the love of God eat some more of the cake, we made too much.

As a EXTRA thank you here are FIVE facts about thrush you may not be aware of...

1.  Did you know that thrush was invented by the Romans in Roman times?

2. Did you know that the Greeks have 657 words for thrush but only one word for that feeling you get when you stand up too quickly?

3. Did you know that the best way to cure thrush is to drink the blood of an arrogant pigeon on a thursday at 6.05pm whilst chanting the words to itchycoo park?

4. Did you know that 1 in every 2 million women will think that they have thrush but will actually turn out to have trapped a small ferret (or several) in their pants?

5. Did you know that thrush is a sign of a life well lived?

N.B - Did you know that thrush is a serious medical condition and if you are showing symptoms, you should consult a medial professional. 

Also here is a picture of some baby thrushes, if you need to see something cute after all the thrush talk. Awwwwww

Once again thank you for all your support, we have shed a few tears over the last 3 weeks over all the pledges and have been humbled by how bloody nice you all are.

lots of hugs

Ellen & Emma


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Rewards

This project offers rewards in return for your donation.

£5 or more

£5 Reward

Thanks for believing in our project! We'd like to keep you up to date with where the project is at with exclusive behind the scenes emails. On top of this you will receive a thank you credit in the final film and a private link to the finished piece before it does it's festival run.

£10 or more

£10 Reward

- A private, password protected link to our hilarious outtakes and gag reel.

£10 or more

£10 Reward

- Two postcards featuring concept art designed by Carmen Bromfield Mason as seen in the description. Personally signed by our leading lady and director.

£10 or more

£10 Reward

- One item from our lucky dip prop grab! receive an actual prop or item of costume from the film.

£10 or more

£10 Reward

- A copy of Ellen's rather witty and exclusive musings and tips for; gaining a promotion, living with your partner and dealing with hecklers delivered straight to your inbox.

£10 or more

£10 Reward

- Get a digital download of our soundtrack exclusively written for the project by song writer, guitarist and composer Tom Bromley of Los Campesinos! and Perfume Genius.

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£10 Reward

- A copy of the script, signed by our leading lady and writer/director.

£15 or more

10 of 30 claimed

£15 Reward

- BE IN THE FILM AS AN EXTRA! Join us for a few hours on set, meet our cast and crew, kick back and enjoy some stand up comedy! Get it while it's hot, only 30 spaces available! (Please note, filming will take place in Bristol at the beginning of July, dates to be confirmed. Travel and accommodation not included in this offer. Your pledge will not be refunded if you cannot make the shoot.)

£25 or more

£25 Reward

- An exclusive crew t-shirt, designed by graphic illustrator Stuart Collis

£50 or more

6 of 10 claimed

£50 Reward

You legend! You've just got yourself a Reward Bundle!! You will receive two signed concept art postcards along with a copy of the script, be linked to our outtakes and gag reel, receive a copy of Ellen's rather witty and exclusive musings and tips and be invited to shoot with us for the day as an extra!

£100 or more

£100 Reward

You star! As a thank you we'd like to offer you an extra special thank you credit. You can also have your pick of the above rewards, anything you want, let us know!

£250 or more

1 of 5 claimed

£250 Reward

That is absolutely amazing! Thank you from the bottom of our hearts! We'd like to give you an extra special thanks in the credits and invite you to a cast and crew screening of the film once it has been completed (est. September 2015) in Bristol with a drinks reception and a chance to meet everyone involved. You can also have your pick of our rewards, please be sure to email us with your selections.


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