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Dreams of the Last Butterflies is a mini-epic, live-action “Dark Faerie Tale”  short film, with a unique environmental message.
Dreams of the Last Butterflies is a mini-epic, live-action “Dark Faerie Tale” short film, with a unique environmental message.
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    LITTLE WINGS: Our heartfelt thanks!

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    BUTTERFLY KISS: Your name included for "Special Thanks" in the credits of the film!

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    BUTTERFLY WHISPER: MP3 download of Kai Altair's new song, made especially for the film - plus "Special Thanks" in the film's credits!

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    BUTTERFLY WATCHER: All of the above prizes, PLUS a Digital HD download of the film!

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    FAERIE-TALE FRIEND: All of the above prizes, PLUS a beautiful mailed copy of the faerie-tale poem narrated in the film by the Butterfly Queens, and signed by writer and director Zina Brown. (Added Bonus: real Faerie Dust blessed by Kai Altair in your envelope!)

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    BUTTERFLY DREAMER: All of the above prizes, PLUS a beautiful 8x10 limited edition group photo print of all of our Butterfly Queens in full costume, taken by amazing photographer Nicholas Whitaker! (Added Bonus: real Faerie Dust blessed by Kai Altair in your envelope!)

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    BRAND NEW WINGS: Your very own limited edition Dreams of the Last Butterflies T-Shirt! Featuring our logo designed by artist Richard Miller, you'll be sure to turn heads in this striking and beautiful shirt. (Also includes: HD Download of the film, MP3 of Kai Altair's new song, mailed faerie-tale poem signed by the director, and "Special Thanks" in the credits)

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    BUTTERFLY GATHERING: All of the above prizes, PLUS... an invite to our Premiere Screening party! Come meet the cast and crew, mingle, and share the love. Live music and performances by some of our Butterfly Queens! (*Please note, transportation to/from event in New York City not provided!) (Also includes: HD Download of the film, MP3 of Kai Altair's new song, mailed faerie-tale poem signed by the director, and "Special Thanks" in the credits)

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    CHRYSALIS COMBO PACK: A perfect choice to get ALL of the great prizes seen above - PLUS your 8x10 photo print will be personally signed by all 8 Butterfly Queens! Includes: Limited Edition Dreams of the Last Butterflies T-Shirt, 8x10 SIGNED group photo print of all of our Butterfly Queens in full costume, an invite to our Premiere Screening party, HD Download of the film, MP3 of Kai Altair's new song, mailed faerie-tale poem signed by the director, and "Special Thanks" in the credits! (See above for details on each)

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    DELICIOUS NECTAR: Own one of our actual hand-drawn storyboard art pages from the film, suitable for framing! (Also includes: Invitation to Premiere Screening party, HD Download of the film, MP3 of Kai Altair's new song, mailed faerie-tale poem signed by the director, and "Special Thanks" in the credits)

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    GLITTERING WINGS: Receive one of our Concept Art paintings, done by the incredible artist James Arthur Vogel, seen in the promotional video! One-of-a-kind, suitable for framing! (Also includes: Invitation to Premiere Screening party, HD Download of the film, MP3 of Kai Altair's new song, mailed faerie-tale poem signed by the director, and "Special Thanks" in the credits)

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    MARIPOSA ROADWARRIOR: Official recognition as an Associate Producer on the film. See your name immortalized in the credits, and get star treatment at the premier party! (Also includes: Invitation to Premiere Screening party, HD Download of the film, MP3 of Kai Altair's new song, mailed faerie-tale poem signed by the director, and "Extra Special Thanks" in the credits)

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    BUTTERFLY ROYALTY: Be stunning! Your very own custom shirt, pants, vest, or skirt, hand-made by our incredible outfit designer Wheylan Dean-Ford, whose fantastical, tribal, space-age outfits are featured in the movie! Truly one-of-a-kind, comfortable, durable, and undeniably spectacular. Choose from his existing collection and he'll custom make it to your measurements - for both men and women! (Also includes: Invitation Premiere Screening party, HD Download of the film, MP3 of Kai Altair's new song, mailed faerie-tale poem signed by the director, and "Extra Special Thanks" in the credits)

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    BUTTERFLY QUEEN'S MUSE: A truly special gift - your very own ORIGINAL SONG, written and recorded for you by songstress (and Butterfly Queen) Kai Altair. You choose the theme of the song, and she will weave a spell around it, creating a brand new tune especially for you! (Also includes: Invitation Premiere Screening party, HD Download of the film, MP3 of Kai Altair's new song, mailed faerie-tale poem signed by the director, and "Extra Special Thanks" in the credits)

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    METAMORPHOSIS: The ultimate keepsake - your very own set of our hand-made, one-of-a-kind Butterfly Queen wings ACTUALLY WORN IN THE FILM! They are durable, flexible, and lightweight, and made to last. A truly incredible and unique addition to your fantasy wardrobe. Only two sets available: The multicolored Gifu Butterfly and the red-and-black Acraea Swordtail. (*Please note - for maximum structural strength, the wings do not fold or collapse, so make sure you have room for them!) (Also includes: Invitation to Premiere Screening party, HD Download of the film, MP3 of Kai Altair's new song, mailed faerie-tale poem signed by the director, and "Extra Special Thanks" in the credits)

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    BUTTERFLY SAVIOR: You are our hero! Recognition as an exclusive Executive Producer on the film. Receive official shared credit, your name really big in the title cards, and be honored as a special guest at our Premiere! (Also includes: Invitation to Premiere Screening party, HD Download of the film, MP3 of Kai Altair's new song, mailed faerie-tale poem signed by the director, and "Extra Special Thanks" in the credits) (*Please note, transportation to/from events in New York City not provided!)

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    FAERIE-TALE TREASURE: A hand-made, one-of-a-kind couture Unicorn Horn headpiece made by the amazing Ali Luminescent, who stars as one of our Butterfly Queens! (Also includes: Invitation to Premiere Screening party, HD Download of the film, MP3 of Kai Altair's new song, mailed faerie-tale poem signed by the director, and "Special Thanks" in the credits)

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