LOS ANGELES, June 24, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- Independent film producer Patrick Cheh introduced his feature, GLOW, to Kickstarter on May 28. Entering its final week of funding, GLOW has garnered over $15,000. To give the campaign a boost, Cheh and his team have added a children's book in both digital and hardcopy formats.
"We wanted to provide our backers with something more tangible because we have to go through more stages to get this made into an actual feature, and that timeline could change," said Cheh. "Adding a book gives backers the assurance that they will receive a great story with GLOW art in a timely manner, in case they are worried about the unpredictable nature of movie making."
Similar to the movie, the book will feature rich images of Aion and his friends, as they go on a journey to discover the meaning behind Aion's glowing heart and restore balance to Midaya. The story is sure to impress children, young adults, and anyone who loves entertainment with a heartwarming message.
"GLOW was inspired by life-changing events, and by the power that I realized was deep within my own heart when I just believed in it," said Cheh. "My friends Spike, a talented artist, and Joong, a gifted storyteller, have spent countless hours helping me with this project to make it an amazing and meaningful story for all who see it. With the movie, and now with the book, we want to make a difference in the hearts of people everywhere."
With the campaign ending on June 27, just a few days remain to pre-order GLOW and help bring characters Aion, Nanda, Piki and the rest of the gang to life. Please visit http://bit.ly/GLOWmovieKS to see the magic that Aion's glowing heart can bring to the world. Pledges from $10 to $10,000 will get backers everything from gorgeous artwork to a chance to do a voice-over in the movie.
ABOUT WAKINGUP MEDIA
Patrick Cheh has served as co-founder and CEO of Interlight Pictures, one of Hollywood's leading independent film production and international distribution companies. While at Interlight Pictures, 1994 - 2001, Patrick financed and produced eleven independent feature films, with total budget of approximately $100 million dollars, which have been successfully distributed throughout the world. One of eleven films, The Watcher starring Keanu Reeves, went on to become number one at the U.S. box office for two consecutive weeks. The film grossed over $75 million in theatrical and video in the States. For more information about GLOW and WakingUp Media, visit www.glowyourheart.com.
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SOURCE Wakingup Media