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EXODUS STORIES: Voices from the Caravan

Escape, journey, and hope. Migrants in a caravan seek asylum in the U.S. - a documentary film that tells the story through their eyes

EXODUS STORIES: Voices from the Caravan

Escape, journey, and hope. Migrants in a caravan seek asylum in the U.S. - a documentary film that tells the story through their eyes

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    YOUR NAME ON THE "WALL OF GRATITUDE"

    Your name (or another name of your choosing) will officially appear on our Wall of Gratitude - a special page on our website - where it shall honorably remain forever. Immigrants built this nation, and this is a Wall that celebrates inclusion. You will also receive updates periodically about the film. And we extend to you our gratitude, here and now, for your support.

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    IMMIGRANTS MAKE AMERICA GREAT SCREENSAVR

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    THE FILM: DIGITAL LINK

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    THE FILM: DELUXE DIGITAL LINK: EARLYBIRD

    You will receive your name on the Wall of Gratitude from the $10 level, PLUS the "Immigrants Make America Great" screensaver from the $15 level PLUS you will receive a deluxe digital link to watch EXODUS STORIES, featuring the entire film, PLUS some touching raw outtakes, additional interview footage, and other special bonuses. There are only 50 deluxe downloads available at this Early Bird price.

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    THE FILM: DELUXE DIGITAL LINK

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    DVD, SIGNED, WITH BONUS COMMENTARY

    You will receive everything from the $30 level above, including the "deluxe" extra's and bonuses - EXCEPT you will receive it on DVD, signed by Ilse, PLUS an "extra special" feature - a second "bonus" version of the film that has voice-over commentary containing anecdotes and behind the scenes insights from Ilse and guests.

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    "IMMIGRANTS MAKE AMERICA GREAT" COOKBOOK

    You will receive everything from the $30 level above, including the "deluxe" extra's and bonuses PLUS the "Immigrants Make America Great" digital cookbook - containing authentic and delicious recipes from Ilse, her mom, grandmother, other immigrants featured in the film, and famous immigrants - all recipes curated and hand-picked by Director/Producer Ilse Fernandez. See the "About the Rewards" section of the page for more details.

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    LEATHER BRACELET

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    ECO-CHIC TOTE BAG

    You will receive everything from the $50 level above, PLUS a very cool, eco-chic tote bag which proudly says "Immigrants Make America Great." When people ask about your snazzy new bag and its message, be sure to tell them about EXODUS STORIES. See the "About the Rewards" section of the page for more details and images of the tote bag.

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    COMBO #1 PLUS NAME IN CREDITS

    You will receive everything from the $50 level above, PLUS your choice of ANY TWO items from among the DVD with Bonus Commentary by Ilse and others, the Leather Bracelet, and the Eco-Chic Tote Bag, PLUS your name will appear in the film's closing credits, under the section "The Producers Wish to Thank ...". All choices are made after the campaign. All Rewards from this level and up, receive name in credits - see "About the Rewards" section for more details.

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    COMBO #2 PLUS NAME IN CREDITS

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    MEET & GREET PARTY FOR 1 W FILMMAKER +

    You will receive everything from the $50 level, above - PLUS you're invited to join Producer/Director Ilse Fernandez for an unforgettable evening: You'll meet several of the participants of the film who will speak about their experiences in detention and perceptions of their journey and asylum process while enjoying Argentinian churrasco and vegan delights from the “Immigrants Make America Great” cookbook. It's at a stunning architecturally acclaimed home of a well-known restaurateur (also an immigrant) in Los Angeles. Special guest appearances from a few notable immigrants are expected. Your name will also appear in the film's closing credits. Travel not included. See "About the Rewards" section for more.

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    MEET & GREET PARTY FOR 2 W FILMMAKER +

    You will receive everything from the $50 level, above PLUS you AND A GUEST are invited to join Producer/Director Ilse Fernandez for an unforgettable evening: You'll meet several of the participants of the film who will speak about their experiences in detention and perceptions of their journey and asylum process while enjoying Argentinian churrasco and vegan delights from the “Immigrants Make America Great” cookbook. It's at a stunning architecturally acclaimed home of a well-known restaurateur (also an immigrant) in Los Angeles. Special guest appearances from a few notable immigrants are expected. Your name will also appear in the film's closing credits. Travel not included. See "About the Rewards" section for more.

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    VIP TIX to FILM PREMIERE IN LA or NYC

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    • "Immigrants Make America Great" digital cookbook
    • Leather Bracelet - unique, made by immigrants
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    DEDICATION / IN MEMORIAM

    When the film ends and the credits begin to roll, we will soon see "In Memoriam" on the screen and this is where we honor a select few people, by name, who were lost. The names scroll slowly. By selecting this Reward - which is limited in quantity - you may choose someone close to you who was taken too soon, who was an immigrant or served as a role model for immigrants. You may (at your option) include a single photo or image. In addition, YOUR name will be listed in the credits. You also get everything from the $135 level. See About the Rewards for more details. Limited to 4.

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    • "Immigrants Make America Great" digital cookbook
    • Leather Bracelet - unique, made by immigrants
    • Eco-Chic "Immigrants Make America Great" Tote Bag
    • Your name in the film's closing credits.
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    PRIVATE VIP SCREENING FOR YOU & FRIENDS

    You will receive everything from the $135 level above, PLUS you may host a special private screening of the film at your Los Angeles-area location. Ilse and special guests will attend, speak, mingle and do a post-film Q and A. You and your friends will be the first to see the Final Cut of the film with your name in the end credits - under EXTRA SPECIAL THANKS. You'll have lead time to invite your friends, or use this time to make new ones! Either way, we'll all never forget the experience, and that's really the point.

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    • "Immigrants Make America Great" screensaver.
    • Deluxe digital link to watch EXODUS STORIES.
    • DVD of EXODUS STORIES, signed, with bonus filmmaker commentary.
    • "Immigrants Make America Great" digital cookbook
    • Leather Bracelet - unique, made by immigrants
    • Eco-Chic "Immigrants Make America Great" Tote Bag
    • Private VIP Screening of EXODUS STORIES for you and your friends.
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    YOU SPONSOR A VIP SCREENING FOR A GROUP

    You will receive everything from the $135 level above, PLUS we will hold a special private screening of the film for the benefit of an organization or group of your choosing at a Los Angeles-area location which they can provide. Ilse and special guests will attend, speak, mingle and do a post-film Q and A. They will be among the first to see the Final Cut of the film, thanks to you. Your name will appear in the end credits - under EXTRA SPECIAL THANKS. They'll never forget the experience, and it's all thanks to you. (If you would like to choose this Reward and do not have a "group" in mind, we are pleased to recommend several worthy groups and organizations who would appreciate this greatly.)

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    • "Immigrants Make America Great" screensaver.
    • Deluxe digital link to watch EXODUS STORIES.
    • DVD of EXODUS STORIES, signed, with bonus filmmaker commentary.
    • "Immigrants Make America Great" digital cookbook
    • Leather Bracelet - unique, made by immigrants
    • Eco-Chic "Immigrants Make America Great" Tote Bag
    • Your name in film's closing credits under Extra Special Thanks.
    • Private VIP Screening of EXODUS STORIES for a group you select.
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    CONTRIBUTING PRODUCER

    You receive everything from the $135 level, PLUS you get 2 tickets to the Premiere of your choice ($250 level - travel not included), PLUS credit as a CONTRIBUTING PRODUCER, which will go onto IMDb, and the film's end credits. You also get a skype call with the Director about the film plus periodic private updates. A big thanks for being a part of our team; we're very glad to have you aboard.

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    • "Immigrants Make America Great" screensaver.
    • Deluxe digital link to watch EXODUS STORIES.
    • DVD of EXODUS STORIES, signed, with bonus filmmaker commentary.
    • "Immigrants Make America Great" digital cookbook
    • Leather Bracelet - unique, made by immigrants
    • Eco-Chic "Immigrants Make America Great" Tote Bag
    • 2 VIP TIX to the film's Premiere - LA or NYC
    • Credit as a CONTRIBUTING PRODUCER in the film's credits and IMDb.
    • Skype call with Director; periodic private updates on the film
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    EXECUTIVE PRODUCER

    You receive everything from the $135 level, PLUS you get 2 tickets to the Premiere of your choice ($250 level - travel not included), PLUS credit as an EXECUTIVE PRODUCER, which will go onto IMDb, and the film's end credits. You also get a skype call with the Director about the film plus periodic private updates and a two-hour meeting in the editing bay with the Director and Editor where you can be part of the filmmaking process. (LA only; travel not included.) Thanks for your super-generous support of the film, its message, and the issues involved.

    Includes:
    • Your name on the "Wall of Gratitude."
    • "Immigrants Make America Great" screensaver.
    • Deluxe digital link to watch EXODUS STORIES.
    • DVD of EXODUS STORIES, signed, with bonus filmmaker commentary.
    • "Immigrants Make America Great" digital cookbook
    • Leather Bracelet - unique, made by immigrants
    • Eco-Chic "Immigrants Make America Great" Tote Bag
    • 2 VIP TIX to the film's Premiere - LA or NYC
    • Credit as EXECUTIVE PRODUCER in the film's credits and IMDb
    • Skype call with Director; periodic private updates on the film
    • Two hours in the editing bay with the Driector and Editor.
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    STRATEGIC ALLIANCE

    This is an opportunity for a strategic alliance between EXODUS STORIES and a person OR brand. Values and packaging can be discussed. How you are billed or referenced can be discussed. Product placement is available but must be consistent with the content and messaging of the film. PR benefits also included - outreach and impressions are projected to be significant - please contact Ilse for more details. You also get everything from the $135 level above PLUS two tickets to the Premier of your choice (travel not included), PLUS a credit and thanks to be determined befitting you AND potentially your brand. Thanks for your aspiration, kindness, and generosity. Pleased to work with you. Note: no shipping, it is included.

    Includes:
    • Your name on the "Wall of Gratitude."
    • "Immigrants Make America Great" screensaver.
    • Deluxe digital link to watch EXODUS STORIES.
    • DVD of EXODUS STORIES, signed, with bonus filmmaker commentary.
    • "Immigrants Make America Great" digital cookbook
    • Leather Bracelet - unique, made by immigrants
    • Eco-Chic "Immigrants Make America Great" Tote Bag
    • 2 VIP TIX to the film's Premiere - LA or NYC
    • STRATEGIC ALLIANCE with person and/or brand
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