Funded! This project was successfully funded on May 28, 2011.

Update #33

New York Times calls MY REINCARNATION "Astounding"!

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Dear Catalysts,

Hard to believe the time has come with such exciting news: New York Times review calls MY REINCARNATION: "Astounding!"

MY REINCARNATION openings in theaters TODAY in NYC at Cinema Village and Los Angeles at Laemmle Monica.

So amazing after 22 years! Please tell everyone you know in these cities to go see the film this weekend (attached is an Ecard)!

I will be at the NYC screenings today and tomorrow with Yeshi Namkhai the film's star and then in LA Sunday and Monday to do question and answer sessions. Send everyone you know day or night! Even if you are abroad tell everyone you know in America!

Let's get the film held over in both cities and prove how important it is to share real spiritual stories in these difficult times...

Take a look at the Highlights Video and Photos from the official premiere with star Yeshi Namkhai and hosted by Robert Thurman -- with a fantastic party at Tibet House afterwards.

This is only the beginning. MY REINCARNATION is already booked in 15 cities; keep up with our screening schedule. Soon to be 60 cities across America!

Thank you from my heart for all of your support.

Love to all and hope to see you on one coast or the other,

Jennifer

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