The film “The Wizard of Oz” as well the 1985 cult classic “Return to Oz”, and the original books have proven to be a cultural touchstones for generations. Many fans of the Oz series have created a vibrant, thriving community that not only celebrates the well-known films and books, but also embraces the timeless principles that they espouse. The documentary “The Wonderful World of Oz” by Oz community member Aaron Pacentine was released in 2013. This important film celebrates this energetic community of fans and illuminates the many ways that L. Frank Baum’s works continue to touch and enrich people’s lives. This is the only documentary to date that explores the fan community surrounding the Oz books and movies, with all these certain people coming together at one time.
In an effort to reach more people who share their enthusiasm for Oz-related media, Aaron Pacentine has sponsored a crowdfunding campaign to help distribute “The Wonderful World of Oz” through major film platforms like iTunes, Hulu Plus, Google Play and Netflix. The original film “The Wonderful World of Oz” has been remastered for the 75th anniversary of the 1939 release of “The Wizard of Oz” and now includes new bonus features like outtakes and deleted scenes.
Aaron projects that in order to distribute his film on these aggregator sites, he will need $9,115. In return for supporting this project on Kickstarter, backers can get perks like “Return to Oz” replica key, Mombi key, DVDs of ““The Wonderful World of Oz”, “Return to Oz” Topps cards, “Return to Oz” Blu-ray, “Return to Oz” comic book, replica Ruby Slippers, “Return to Oz” plush puppet, “Wizard of Oz” collectibles, or all expense paid trip to Oz Museum in Wamego, Kansas. To learn more about “The Wonderful World of Oz” or to make a donation, please visit http://kck.st/1TO1JT7.
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Company Name: The Wonderful World of Oz Documentary Digital Platform Fund
Contact Person: Aaron Pacentine
Country: United States