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This update is overdue, and our apologies! The Sundance Film Festival premiere was a great success! Click on the news button below to see more photos and links to our incredible press.  Stay tuned as we will have more news soon! Jason and Samba
This update is overdue, and our apologies! The Sundance Film Festival premiere was a great success! Click on the news button below to see more photos and links to our incredible press.  Stay tuned as we will have more news soon! Jason and Samba
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    A sincere "jere jef" (that's Wolof for "thank you") and a listing in our credits.

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    A sincere jere jef!, a digital download of the film, and your name in the credits!

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    A sincere jere jef! for your support with all of the above, along with a personalized art postcard from the directors.

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    We'll express our deep gratitude with all of the above rewards (listing in the credits, digital download, postcard) and a personalized and signed copy of Samba Gadjigo's biography of Sembene.

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    We'll express our deep gratitude with all of the above rewards (listing in the credits, digital download, a personalized and signed copy of my biography of Sembene) plus a limited edition poster).

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    HOUSE PARTY! We'll provide a screening copy of SEMBENE!, assistance with organization and director for a Q&A, either in person or via Skype, as you show the film you helped create to your friends. Plus all of the above rewards.

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    Invite to a premiere + dinner with one or both of the directors! We'll be touring the world with the film starting soon, and you'll be on the guest list. You'll be given seats at a festival screening, followed by dinner, on us, afterwards. You will also receive all of the rewards above.
    *unfortunately we cannot provide travel or lodging.

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    A day with Samba! We'll work to connect you and Samba in the U.S. or in Senegal for a tour and a meal. If we can work out the timing, you'll be a special guest at a screening of the film for the audiences for which it is intended. We will help you design your trip. You will also receive all of the rewards above.
    *unfortunately travel and lodging is not included

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    An Associate Producer credit on the film! Plus an invite to a premiere + dinner with one or both of the directors! Plus our house party (a director by Skype or in person) and all of the above rewards: a signed DVD, a personalized and signed copy of my biography of Sembene, a limited edition poster and DVDs of five of Sembene's finest films.
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