Two young filmmakers set out to tell a story about trust, faith, and fear. -Psalm 23:)
Inspired by the dancer Cloud's push to make a feature length dance musical, we embark on the journey of making a short film. We are so excited to be getting this project underway!! It is an honor and a privilege to be actualizing this dream.
Be There: A Love Story was thought up one day by Brandon Alexander when listening to the song Poison & Wine by The Civil Wars. His idea for a concept video has now grown into a short film. With the aid of writer/director Nina Simone Moore, this production is well on its way, now we just need a little help from YOU!
Right now we're in pre-production. We’re going to be working throughout the duration of the Kickstarter campaign — scouting locations, storyboarding, doing camera tests. Our shoot dates are set for May 11th-13th. We're looking to have this ready to submit to our church's One Lens Film Festival by May 31st, in addition to other film festivals following.
To all our fellow dancers, choreographers, performers, writers, filmmakers and dreamers, to our friends and family, we would love your support on this endeavor! These funds will go towards equipment, production fees, and paying our crew as well as our dancers (in accordance with Dancers' Alliance guidelines).
Thousands of hopefuls move to LA every year to pursue their dreams. With YOUR help our vision can become a reality!
CHECK IT OUT: The film's choreographer, and lead, Brandon Alexander:
CHECK IT OUT: The song that inspired the story
Have a question? If the info above doesn't help, you can ask the project creator directly.
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The biggest, warmest THANK YOU possible for contributing to our film! :)Estimated delivery: May 2012
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A thank you tweet from the BeThereShort twitter + a BIG hug next time we see you:)Estimated delivery: May 2012
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A shout out video on our tumblr from a cast member + all the above!Estimated delivery: May 2012
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An official contribution certificate plus all the above + a BE THERE: A LOVE STORY wristband :)Estimated delivery: May 2012
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ALL OF THE ABOVE + An HD Sneak Peak download link of the film when it's finished! + behind the scenes shout out from the leads during the final dance scene :DEstimated delivery: May 2012
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ALL OF THE ABOVE + Your name in "Special Thank You" section during the end credits.Estimated delivery: May 2012
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A FREE hour long creative content consultation with the writer of the film + An HD Sneak Peak download link of the film when it's finished! NOTE: this will only be available to those that pledge this amount :)Estimated delivery: May 2012
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2 FREE one-hour long private dance sessions with the lead choreographer of the film + An HD Sneak Peak download link of the film when it's finished! NOTE: this will only be available to those that pledge this amount :)Estimated delivery: May 2012
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An HD DVD of the film that includes a dance tutorial from the (Mary's rehearsal) scene + "BeThere" pin button + a special thank you post on our Facebook page :)Estimated delivery: Jun 2012
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A special edition DVD that includes: the (Mary Rehearsal scene) dance tutorial, commentary from the executive producers, and a personal shout out! + an Executive Producer credit!! NOTE: this will only be available to those that pledge this amount :)Estimated delivery: Jun 2012
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THE SPECIAL EDITION DVD + an Executive Producer credit + 45 minute phone conference with Leads from film and Executive Producer/Director Nina Simone Moore + official "BE THERE" CAST t-shirt!Estimated delivery: Jun 2012
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THE BE THERE PACKAGE!!!!!! A signed and dated ballet slipper from the female lead + a signed and dated guitar pick from the male lead + The SPECIAL EDITION DVD with all the fixings + an Executive Producer credit + YOUR NAME MENTIONED IN THE FILM!!Estimated delivery: Jun 2012