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New documentary tells the inspiring life story of Indian eco-activist Dr. Vandana Shiva.
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    SEED SAVER
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    SOIL SUPPORTER
    You’re in our top ten now as someone who cares about Mother Earth. Thanks for being a helping hand! We can’t wait to acknowledge you on Facebook and Twitter.

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    GRASSROOTS GIFT
    Thank you for being part of a worldwide community who cares about fair and healthy agricultural practices. Be among the first to stream the finished film on a link just for our Kickstarter supporters. And enjoy being the proud recipient of an official thank you on www.vandanashivamovie.com.

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    SUPER SOIL SUPPORTER
    LATEST REWARD!
    You are investing in solutions to ecological devastation and poverty too. As thanks we will send you a SIGNED copy of Vandana Shiva’s seminal book, Soil Not Oil, which proposes solutions based on sustainability and community rather than corporate power and profits. You’ll also get an early link to the finished film!

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    BOLD BEE KEEPER
    You’re creating a buzz for agroecology! In appreciation we’re offering all the above, plus--for the first 75 donors--organic seeds from Navdanya--Vandana Shiva’s research farm in India--or from All Good Things Organic Seeds in Ojai, CA.
    P.S. Bees ♡ Organic!

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    CONNECTING DOT
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    Along with all the advantages of a $25 donation, you’ll receive a box of beautiful greeting cards embossed with the word “ubuntu,” a Zulu word expressing “the kindness and compassion that comes from understanding each of us is part of a greater whole.” Another way to describe ubuntu is “I am because you are.”

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    GIFTED GARDENER
    There’s something special about people who grow things. Your willingness to grow this film to fruition is deeply appreciated! Enjoy our social media love and see your name in lights with our Thank You credit on the big screen. You'll also get that early link to the completed film.

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    CULTURAL CARETAKER
    NEW REWARD!
    Again, in addition to the benefits of a $100 pledge, you'll become a paid member of Terralingua, an organization at the forefront of the “biocultural diversity” movement. You’ll receive two beautiful Langscape print magazines and become part of a world-wide network of people interested in sustaining the diversity of life in nature and culture.

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    BIODIVERSITY BUILDER
    Join those working to restore biodiversity and save native seeds. You’ll receive professional photographer Loreto di Cesare’s digital album of incredible photographs of natural life at Navdanya, Vandana’s biodiversity research farm in India. PLUS you'll receive our big thanks on the finished film!

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    RIGHTEOUS REGENERATOR
    We are all part of the Earth Family. Those who support our film value compassion, ecological responsibility and social justice. We look forward to sending you a signed copy of the beautiful book “Sacred Seeds” inspired by Vandana Shiva, a digital copy of Loreto di Cesare’s photographs of the biodiverse life at Navdanya, a big Thank You mention in the film credits. AND that early download link.

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    TRUTH TRUSTEE
    As a unique offering to generous donors: You can pose a question to Vandana Shiva. We’ll send you her personalized video response to your query, along with a signed copy of "Sacred Seeds." AND you’ll receive an early link to the film with a Special Thanks credit.

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    FAIR FOOD FIGHTER
    Your contribution is awe-inspiring! As thanks, we’d like to offer you all of the above plus a one half-hour private meeting with Dr. Shiva, either via Skype, in-person at Navdanya, her farm in India, or anywhere where it works for all (travel and accommodations not included.) And of course a Special Thanks credit too!

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    EARTH GUARDIAN
    Ever want to make a movie about agro-ecology and organic food systems? Now’s your chance! As thanks, your name will appear as Associate Producer in the credits on the film plus you’ll receive a personalized copy of "Sacred Seeds," four VIP tickets to the film’s premiere or a festival of your choice (transportation and accommodations not included), and a super yummy organic meal with the filmmakers!

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    HEIRLOOM OVERSEER
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    One year membership to Seed Savers Exchange, which normally retails for $100! Join tens of thousands of seed enthusiasts who collect, grow and share heirloom seeds. Your membership benefits include: Special prices on seed purchases, a quarterly magazine, access to over ten thousand seed varieties via the online seed exchange, and special admission privileges at nearly 300 gardens throughout North America! Wow!

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    LOCAL HERO
    NEW REWARD! In addition to the rewards for $100 pledge, add $25 and we will send you a copy of the beautiful book LOCAL, published by the Lexicon of Sustainability, signed by Vandana Shiva and photographer Douglas Gayeton.

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    SEEDS OF CHANGE
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    The Omega Institute has generously donated one fully paid attendance to the Seeds of Change Conference October 9-11, 2015 (Value $950) where Vandana Shiva will be appearing with Winona LaDuke, Maud Barlow, Ralph Nader and other Change Makers. Accommodation in a single cabin with private bath, meals and daily classes in yoga and meditation with full access to the facilities included! (Transportation to Rhinebeck, NY, not included.) See http://www.eomega.org/workshops/seeds-of-change-conference for details.

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