Thank You All!!!!! 300% of our goal!!!
Thank EVERYONE who donated today! The home stretch is always exciting!!! Don't you agree?! And an amazingly special thank you to MARIE BROWN who's donation just put us at $15,000!... Read more
14 hours to go on one of the most humbling and amazing experiences we've had with this project.
We are eternally grateful to all of you and the people that... Read more
The home stretch....
Hello Beautiful Souls:
We will forever shower you with gratitude for believing in, and supporting Leaving Atlanta. We hope you hade the opportunity to hear Aletha (Producer) in her first... Read more
One Week Left... Countdown
Greetings Leaving Atlanta Family:
As we continue to push to our new goal, we have been so busy and are settling on cast and assembling crew. And even in the... Read more
HAPPY BIRTHDAY TAYARI 2!!!!
Forgot to mention that all donors of $5 today will receive a Leaving Atlanta Postcard (our limited $10 gift!) TELL YOUR FRIENDS.
Also Increase YOUR donation by $5 and you... Read more
Happy Birthday Tayari!!!!!
Hello Leaving Atlanta Family -
Help us celebrate Tayari's birthday!
Tayari, we have constantly been amazed and grateful at the hard work and unflinching support that you have given this... Read more
Casting - Round 1
Greetings "Leaving Atlanta" family!
We've had a very busy and productive weekend. The casting session was outstanding! We saw 20 fantastic actors and will be calling back several for the... Read more
And the Search Begins...
We've been prepping all week for tomorrow's casting session. We are scheduled to read no less than 25 children and adults starting at 9am... needless to say, it's going to... Read more
Hi LEAVING ATLANTA Fam!
We are so excited and grateful for the amazing support behind this film project and our efforts to bring it to the screen. In just 21... Read more
Knowledge Really is Power...
Danyel Smith, Editor (in-chief) emeritus of VIBE magazine, is featuring "Leaving Atlanta" the film AND the novel on the “Meaningful Glance” page of her blog, THE SMITHIAN. We are inspired... Read more
PSSSST…PASS IT ON!!
It’s been less than 2 weeks and we are completely stoked to report that the link to our site here on Kickstarter has been shared on FACEBOOK at least 735... Read more
Week one. We raised $6,000 in 6 Days!!
We're overwhelmingly humbled, but definitely not surprised by the amazing support and interest we've received in this project. Again I can't thank Tayari enough for bringing us such a piercing... Read more
Thank You Barbara Jones
Thank you Barbara A.P. Jones for your pledge that put us at our $5,000 status. Thank you to ALL who donated. Each penny is a blessing. This is a great... Read more