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This is a feature length documentary movie that explores the struggles of hair identity told by women of color.
This is a feature length documentary movie that explores the struggles of hair identity told by women of color.
This is a feature length documentary movie that explores the struggles of hair identity told by women of color.
191 backers pledged $12,115 to help bring this project to life.

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Natural Hair The Movie

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We are raising funds to finish the postproduction of the film. This includes an audio mix, composer, color correction and film festival submission fees. We began shooting November 2015 and we are excited about presenting our film to the world!

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Risks and challenges

This is our 4th film and we have the experience to endure film production challenges. Our biggest challenge is making sure our audience gets to see this movie, we are overcoming this challenge by keeping in contact with our audience via our instagram page that has 3,488 followers. @naturalhairthemovie

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    Tinnie Winnie Afro (TWA)

    One shout out on social media. Don't have much to spend, but want to help the cause? At $10, you'll still have our eternal gratitude, plus you'll receive exclusive backer updates throughout the production!

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    Wash and Go

    Thanks for going to the ATM and thinking of us. You’ll receive all the previous benefits plus:

    Your name, along with the names of other contributors, in the thank you section of the end credits.
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    Twist Out

    You’ll receive all the previous benefits plus:

    Access to early digital copy release of the film

    Your name, along with the names of other contributors, in the thank you section in the credits.

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    Braid Out

    You’ll receive all the previous benefits plus:

    Natural Hair the Movie logo tee-shirt.

    Access to early digital copy release of the film

    Your name, along with the names of other contributors, in the thank you section in the credits.

    One shout out on social media

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    Bantu Knot

    You’ll receive all the previous benefits plus:

    Special Edition Digital Copy of the film including director commentary and bonus footage

    Natural Hair the Movie logo tee-shirt.

    Access to early digital copy release of the film

    Your name, along with the names of other contributors, in the thank you section in the credits.

    One shout out on social media

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    Protective Styles

    You’ll receive all the previous benefits plus:

    Signed poster

    Special Edition Digital Copy of the film including director commentary and bonus footage

    Natural Hair the Movie logo tee-shirt.

    Access to early digital copy release of the film

    Your name, along with the names of other contributors, in the thank you section in the credits.

    One shout out on social media

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    Shoulder Length

    You’ll receive all the previous benefits plus:

    Receive 2 passes to the Dallas Premiere

    Signed poster

    Special Edition Digital Copy of the film including director commentary and bonus footage

    Natural Hair the Movie logo tee-shirt.

    Access to early digital copy release of the film

    Your name, along with the names of other contributors, in the thank you section in the credits.

    One shout out on social media

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    Social Media Videos (Businesses)

    Get 3 Videos produced by us that you can use for marketing your business on social media.

    Also get a Digital Copy of the movie

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    Flexirod Set

    You’ll receive all the previous benefits plus:

    10 second video sound off during the end credits of the movie

    Receive 2 passes to the Dallas Premiere

    Signed poster

    Special Edition Digital Copy of the film including director commentary and bonus footage

    Natural Hair the Movie logo tee-shirt.

    Access to early digital copy release of the film

    Your name, along with the names of other contributors, in the thank you section in the credits.

    One shout out on social media

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    VIP Welcome Bags (Businesses)

    We will distribute VIP Welcome Bags to all movie premiere attendees and the media. Each bag will include one product placement and one piece of literature.

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    Brastrap Length (BSL)

    You’ll receive all the previous benefits plus:

    Get screening rights to the film and host your own local screening of Natural Hair the Movie anywhere in the world! Our Public Screening Kit comes complete with discussion guidelines and poster. If available, cast or crew members will be present for Q&A!

    10 second video sound off during the end credits of the movie

    Receive 2 passes to the Dallas Premiere

    Signed poster

    Special Edition Digital Copy of the film including director commentary and bonus footage

    Natural Hair the Movie logo tee-shirt.

    Access to early digital copy release of the film

    Your name, along with the names of other contributors, in the thank you section in the credits.

    One shout out on social media

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    Red Carpet Step and Repeat (Businesses)

    Showcase your company logo for everyone to see on our red carpet "step and repeat" at the movie premiere. You will also receive company end credits in the film, and your product will be featured in the drop bag.

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    Permrod Set

    You’ll receive all the previous benefits plus:

    Your name under the title of Co-Executive Producer on the film and an entry on IMDB.

    Get screening rights to the film and host your own local screening of Natural Hair the Movie anywhere in the world! Our Public Screening Kit comes complete with discussion guidelines and poster. If available, cast or crew members will be present for Q&A!

    10 second video sound off during the end credits of the movie

    Receive 2 passes to the Dallas Premiere
    Signed poster

    Special Edition Digital Copy of the film including director commentary and bonus footage

    Natural Hair the Movie logo tee-shirt.

    Access to early digital copy release of the film

    Your name, along with the names of other contributors, in the thank you section in the credits.

    One shout out on social media

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    Tailbone Length

    You did that! You’ll receive all the previous benefits plus:

    We’ll fly you out to Dallas, TX, provide lodging for 2 nights, and a special dinner with the director and producers of the film. *Airfare provided from within the continental US.

    Your name under the title of Executive Producer

    on the film and an entry on IMDB.

    Get screening rights to the film and host your own local screening of Natural Hair the Movie anywhere in the world! Our Public Screening Kit comes complete with discussion guidelines and poster. If available, cast or crew members will be present for Q&A!

    10 second video sound off during the end credits of the movie

    Receive 2 passes to the Dallas Premiere

    Signed poster

    Special Edition Digital Copy of the film including director commentary and bonus footage

    Natural Hair the Movie logo tee-shirt.

    Access to early digital copy release of the film

    Your name, along with the names of other contributors, in the thank you section in the credits.

    One shout out on social media

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    In Association with... (Businesses)

    If you are a company with a budget and you want the world to know about your products or service, this is the PERK for you!

    You will get to put your items in our bag drop for the attendees at the premiere.

    You will get your company logo on the Step and Repeat at the premiere

    You will get your company's name in the opening credits of the theatrical version of the film. I.E. In association with

    This will get your the most exposure, beyond the premiere.

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Funding period

- (40 days)