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An unsustainable precedent. A city at odds. A creative capital. A documentary examining Beijing's rampant development.
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    Get on the Kapital Creation mailing list, receive behind-the-scene updates of the project, plus a DIGITAL THANKS on Facebook and Twitter.

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    Receive a signed Kapital Creation 8"x10" poster, 3 temporary tattoos (an architectural Beijing design), and a special thank you on the website. + everything above!

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    Receive a one-of-a-kind mix tape (digital download) from live concert soundboard recordings by local Beijing bands included in the film. + everything above!

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    Receive a Kapital Creation t-shirt, get a personalized postcard from production HQ in Beijing, and SPECIAL THANKS credit in the film. + everything above!

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    Pledge US$ 150 or more About US$ 150

    The Kapital Creation CHINESE PUNK CARE PACKAGE (spicy peanuts from Beijing, baijiu local fire water, authentic Beijing band t-shirt, Chinese gangster temporary tattoos, and original DIY copy of Matthew Niederhauser's photo book Sound Kapital). + everything above!

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    Leave your mark on Beijing! We will graffiti your name somewhere in the capital, take a photograph, and send you an 8"x10" image. + rewards #1 to #5!

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    Four invitations to a private friends and family screening of Kapital Creation in either New York City, Los Angeles, or Beijing - you choose. (Travel/lodging not included.) + rewards #1 to #5!

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    The filmmakers will take you and a friend out for a one-of-a-kind Beijing-style dinner in Flushing, Queens. (Travel to NYC/accommodations not included. But we'll pick you up from where ever you live in the 5 boroughs and drop you off afterwards). + rewards #1 to #5!

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    Pledge US$ 800 or more About US$ 800

    Receive a limited edition, exhibition-quality print from Kapital Creation locations around Beijing (20"x30" / Edition of 8 for each). You can choose from one of the photographs at the bottom of information page. + rewards #1 to #5!

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    Pledge US$ 1,400 or more About US$ 1,400

    Receive an over-sized, limited edition, exhibition-quality print from Kapital Creation locations around Beijing (40"x60" / Edition of 8 for each). You can choose from one of the photographs at the bottom of information page. + rewards #1 to #5!

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    Pledge US$ 5,000 or more About US$ 5,000

    Receive of a set of five, exhibition-quality prints from Kapital Creation locations around Beijing (40"x60" / Edition of 8 for each). Plus you will receive an Associate Producer credit in the film! + rewards #1 to #5!

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    An exclusive tour of Beijing and set visits during the next round of production in early spring. 5 wild days in the city. You purchase the flight - we pick you up at the airport and cover the rest! Matthew has been living in Beijing for 6+ years, and, as John can attest to, he's the most amazing tour guide around. You will receive the KAPITAL CREATION FAN PACKAGE in person! Plus you will receive an Executive Producer credit in the film!

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