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Our film joins the fight to allow the 300+ Russian children who have met their American families to complete their adoptions.
371 backers pledged £50,274 to help bring this project to life.
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    Pledge £5 or more About US$ 7

    {ETERNAL GRATITUDE} A huge THANK YOU from us and the warm fuzzy feeling that comes with being part of a movement to reunite children with the families they've already started falling in love with.

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    Pledge £10 or more About US$ 13

    {DIGITAL POSTER} A HIGH RES DIGITAL DOWNLOAD OF OUR FILM POSTER, a shout out on our Facebook page and a big burst of love sent from our London headquarters directly to your door.

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    {PRINTED POSTER} A copy of THE DARK MATTER OF LOVE POSTER designed by one of Apple's top designers Rob Tucker delivered straight to your door.

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    {FREEDOM STICKERS} A set of PUTIN: FREE THE CHILDREN stickers for your bumper, window, notebook, forehead. Wherever you want to stick your stickers to show your support for the children waiting to join their families.

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    Pledge £20 or more About US$ 25

    {FEATURE DOC} A DIGITAL DOWNLOAD OF THE FINISHED FEATURE LENGTH FILM THE DARK MATTER OF LOVE. You'll be among the first people in the world to see it - we're actually really proud of the way it's turned out and how useful it's proving in the fight to reunite these families.

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    Pledge £25 or more About US$ 31

    {FEATURE DOC DVD} A DVD OF THE FULL FEATURE LENGTH FILM which is yours to keep forever and ever. Please add £10 for international shipping.

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    Pledge £30 or more About US$ 37

    {T-SHIRT} A limited edition DARK MATTER OF LOVE t-shirt designed by Rob Tucker who has been designing for Apple since 2005.

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    Pledge £60 or more About US$ 74

    {HOODY} A limited edition THE DARK MATTER OF LOVE HOODY designed by Rob Tucker, Apple designer since 2005.

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    Pledge £100 or more About US$ 124

    {DVD & POSTER} A SIGNED DVD & POSTER OF THE FILM THE DARK MATTER OF LOVE and the heartening knowledge that you are contributing to a movement where love conquers politics.

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    Pledge £150 or more About US$ 185

    {SPECIAL THANKS CREDIT IN THE FINAL FILM} Your name will be added in the Special Thanks section of the credits of the final film which will be screened to millions of people worldwide. Already we have theatrical screenings and broadcasts scheduled in the US, UK, Swedent, Russia, Finland, Norway, Denmark, Istanbul, Germany and many other places all over the world.

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    Pledge £200 or more About US$ 247

    {SKYPE BRAINSTORM} A DIGITAL DOWNLOAD &/OR SIGNED DVD OF THE FILM & A SKYPE BRAINSTORM OR POST SCREENING Q&A WITH DIRECTOR SARAH McCARTHY. Sarah was named one of Real Screen's Top 15 Emerging Director's in the World in 2012 and has made film's for broadcasters all over the world. Whether you want to talk filmmaking, impact producing, politics or share embarrassing stories - Sarah is yours for 60 minutes over Skype. Maybe have some friends over and have your very own preview screening with a Skype Q&A afterwards?

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    Pledge £400 or more About US$ 493

    {WE TELL YOUR STORY} Director of THE DARK MATTER OF LOVE Sarah McCarthy will read your adoption story aloud, we'll film it and post it on our Facebook page making your story part of the movement to help reunite the 500 Russian children with their American families.

    You'll also receive a signed DVD & POSTER

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    {ORIGINAL ARTWORK} Star of THE DARK MATTER OF LOVE Masha Diaz is an incredible artist. You will receive a piece of original, signed Masha Diaz artwork that is yours to keep forever and ever. She'll even dedicate the piece to you or someone you love in her beautiful handwriting.

    You'll also receive a signed DVD & POSTER.

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    Pledge £600 or more About US$ 740

    {PRIVATE SCREENING} Screen the film THE DARK MATTER OF LOVE in your school, university, adoption agency, think tank, focus group. The film can also be made available digitally to your students/members/delegates on a secure streaming site if you have a wider network you'd like to share the film with.

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    Pledge £1,000 or more About US$ 1,232

    {ASSOCIATE PRODUCER CREDIT} Become an Associate Producer of the feature Documentary Film The Dark Matter of Love. Your name will be added to the credits of the final film which will be screened to millions of people worldwide. Already we have theatrical screenings and broadcasts scheduled in the US, the UK, Sweden, Russia, Finland, Norway, Denmark, Istanbul, Germany and many other places all over the world.

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    Pledge £2,500 or more About US$ 3,080

    {EXECUTIVE PRODUCER CREDIT} Become an Executive Producer of the feature documentary film The Dark Matter of Love. Your name will be added to our Exec's list in the final credits of the film. The film already has theatrical and broadcast screenings scheduled in the US, UK, Sweden, Russia, Finland, Norway, Denmark, Istanbul, Germany and many other places all over the world.

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    Pledge £5,000 or more About US$ 6,159

    {SARAH MAKES A FILM ABOUT YOUR ORGANISATION} Are you working tirelessly to find families for vulnerable children?

    Share your work with the world with the most emotionally charged 5-10 minute film ever made!

    Sarah and crew will come and shoot you in action, and sit down with your founders (if you are a company). We will then create a gorgeous and emotionally engaging film that gets to the heart of how your organisation is making an impact on children's lives and share it on www.thedarkmatteroflove.com and other relevant outlets.

    Your film will live alongside stories of other families built through adoption and families fighting to bring their children stuck in Putin's adoption ban home. It will be viewed by thousands of people across the industry and beyond. This is not only a lasting document that you can cherish forever, but one you can use right now to promote your vision.

    Also, you’ll receive FOUR TICKETS to the theatrical premiere of the film nearest to you, a DVD for use within your organisation and online access to the film for your entire organisation.

    Travel costs not included.

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