OFFICIAL TRAILER (with love)
It is with great pleasure that I have the privilege of sharing the official trailer for the film. I believe this brief glimpse encapsulates a great amount of... Read more
Onwards and Upwards
As the dust settles on the Salvador streets after the magical chaos of Carnaval, many retreat now to a quiet inward place to reflect. I, too, am in... Read more
Excerpt of Axé Orixá featuring Cana Brava record store in Pelourinho!
We realized we haven't posted in awhile so in the next week I'll upload a lot of little excerpts we've completed.
This excerpt features the Cana Brava record store... Read more
Beautiful Beach Dancers!
We're moving along! Here's Rosangela Silvestre and four other wonderful dancers, Vera Passos, Safira Sacramento, Deko Alves, Kristi Williamson.
Be sure to check the menu under the youtube video,... Read more
Lamenta Das Aguas
Happy spring everyone!!
We've been busy, busy here at Golden Seed Films, (Daniel and I) editing and organizing all the amazing footage that your support allowed us to film in... Read more
Happiest of Valentine's Days to you!
Sending you all the most heartfelt love and gratitude on this special Valentine's Day -- the day we begin the editing of our film that you funded!
We're just about... Read more
Festival of Iemanja coming up!
Wow, it has all been very different from what we expected! We had hoped to be able to broadcast to you while we were here, but the state of our... Read more
New Year's Blessings from Bahia!
Dearest and most wonderful backers,
We're rounding out our second week here in Brazil, and we've been busy meeting with our talent and doing some filming, but we wanted to... Read more
LIVE NOW with Mariella Santiago and Pardal Roberts!
Our live Google Hangout has begun, and we're live with Mariella Santiago (singer and dancer in the film) and Pardal Roberts here:
Thank you so much!
The... Read more
Livestream: Broadcast Bahia Dec. 13, 2012, 6 pm EST with Layne Redmond
Once again, I am so grateful to you for the wonderful support you've shown us!! Making our goal 6 days before our deadline has been a wonderful release of tension... Read more
We did it!
And we can still do more!
We deeply thank you for all your effort in bringing us this far. We've raised a lot of money in a short... Read more
Google Live Streaming Event is LIVE NOW!
Our live streaming event "Priestesses of Rhythm: Past, Present and Future" is streaming now, live on Youtube. Watch now to hear presenters talking about the importance of rhythm in various... Read more
Join us for a Livestream Dec. 8 at 3pm EST
Once again I'm telling you how grateful I am for all your support -- I can really never tell you enough. It has been the gathering of the most amazing... Read more
Hooray, thanks to you all we're closing in on $20,000
I am so incredibly thankful to all of you who have decided to back Axé Orixá! The support that you are all giving me is healing something very deep within... Read more
What is Axé?
I am so, so incredible grateful to all of you – you are my producers! I had no idea what kind of experience running a kickstarter was going to be.... Read more
Thank you from Layne and Daniel at Axé Orixá!
Thank you, thank you all so very much!
We’re incredibly grateful for your generosity! Because of you we've reached over $10,000 in our drive to fund Axé Orixá,the documentary... Read more