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A documentary film that brings awareness to the lack of black men in medicine and inspires a generation of diverse youth to dream big!
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    Pledge US$ 5 or more About US$ 5

    Thank You!

    We understand that not everyone can give $10 or more. We're grateful for whatever it is that you can give. Thanks for helping bring this film to life!

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    We Feel the Love!

    We can't make this happen without you! Thank you for joining the team! You'll get exclusive updates, images, and videos.

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    Dr. Dale's Reading List

    We'll send you Dr. Dale's reading list including his personal synopsis of why these books are so meaningful and how they helped him grow as an individual!

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    -Our love!!! THANKS A MILLION FOR SUPPORTING!

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    Digital Copy of the Film

    You'll get a digital copy of our film!

    You'll also get
    -Dr. Dale's reading list

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    Rise Up T- Shirt & Digital Copy of Film

    We'll send you our special limited edition Black Men in White Coats: Rise Up T-Shirts

    YOU'LL ALSO GET:
    -A digital copy of our completed film
    -Dr. Dale's reading list

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    Memorialize Your Name on Film Website

    Your name will be memorialized on our film's website as a contributor. Dr. Dale will also give you a HUGE thank you shout-out on his podcast, Black Men In White Coats!

    YOU'LL ALSO GET:
    -A digital copy of the complete film
    -BMWC Rise Up! T-Shirt
    -Exclusive access/updates to our filming journey
    -Dr. Dale's reading list

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    Special Acknowledgment in Film Credits!

    You're name is going to be listed in the "Kickstarter Supporters" section of our film credits!

    YOU'LL ALSO GET
    -Your name listed on our film website as a contributor
    -BMWC Rise Up! T-Shirt
    -Exclusive access/updates to our filming journey
    -Dr. Dale's reading list

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    Name on IMDd Site & in Film Credits

    You're really in the movie business now! You're name will be listed on our official IMDb page AND in the "Special Thanks" section of our film credits!

    YOU'LL ALSO GET:
    -Your name on our film website
    -Digital Copy of the completed film
    -BMWC Rise Up! T-Shirt
    -Exclusive access/updates to our filming journey
    -Dr. Dale's reading list

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    Associate Producer Designation & Credit

    You're an official Associate Producer on this film! We'll list your name under the "Associate Producer" section of our film! How cool is that!!!

    YOU'LL ALSO GET:
    -Your name listed on the Movie Industry IMBd website
    -Your name on our film website
    -BMWC Rise Up! T-Shirt
    -Exclusive access/updates to our filming journey
    -Dr. Dale's reading list

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    VIP at Premiere Night & Producer Credit

    You & a friend will be special guests at our film premiere night with the entire crew! Of course, you'll also be designated as an Associate Producer in the film credits.

    YOU'LL ALSO GET:
    -Associate Producer Designation in film credits
    -Your name on our film website
    -Digital Copy of the completed film
    -BMWC Rise Up! T-Shirt
    -Exclusive access/updates to our filming journey
    -Dr. Dale's reading list

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    Fund a Scholarship & Producer Credit

    We'll give a premedical student an MCAT Prep Course scholarship in YOUR NAME! You can help a student Ace the MCAT so he or she can get accepted into medical school! HOW COOL IS THIS!!!

    YOU'LL ALSO GET:
    -Designation as an Associate Producer in the film credits
    -Invited to be our special guest at premiere night
    -Your name on our film website
    -Digital Copy of the completed film
    -BMWC Rise Up! T-Shirt
    -Exclusive access/updates to our filming journey
    -Dr. Dale's reading list

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    Director for a Day & Producer Credit!!!

    You'll join us on set as co-director for the day. You'll even get to HOLD THE CAMERA!!! Look mom...I filmed a real movie!!!

    YOU'LL ALSO GET:
    -Designation as an Associate Producer in the film credits
    -Invited to be our special guest at premiere night
    -Your name on our film website
    -Digital Copy of the completed film
    -BMWC Rise Up! T-Shirt
    -Exclusive access/updates to our filming journey
    -Dr. Dale's reading list

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    Private Screening Party &Producer Credit

    Dr. Dale will join you and your friends for a private screening party! Who's going to have the best event in town that night...you are!

    YOU'LL ALSO GET:
    -Designation as an Associate Producer in the film credits
    -Invited to be our special guest at premier night
    -Your name on our film website
    -Digital Copy of the completed film
    -BMWC Rise Up! T-Shirt
    -Exclusive access/updates to our filming journey
    -Dr. Dale's reading list

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    EXECUTIVE PRODUCER!!! ($25,000)

    *You're the HERO of this Kickstarter! You get us over the goal line!

    It's OFFICIAL! You'll be an Executive Producer for this film! You'll be listed in the film credits as Executive Producer. Your name will be on the film posters. You'll get to walk the red carpet with your family at premiere night. You'll get to film a Executive Producer interview in the "director's chair". You'll be a pretty BIG DEAL!!!

    **This reward is $25,000. We're looking for a true hero here to take our Kickstarter campaign over our goal! The hero who makes this pledge will need to contact us via email for instructions on how to pledge the remaining $15,000.

    YOU'LL ALSO GET:
    -Invited to be our special guest at premier night
    -Do an interview in the "director's seat" that we'll include as a movie extra
    -Your name on our film website
    -Digital Copy of the completed film
    -BMWC Rise Up! T-Shirt
    -Exclusive access/updates to our filming journey
    -Dr. Dale's reading list

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