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Hip-Hop's best-kept secret...  Can you really fit into a world you love so much when that world refuses to accept who you are?
Hip-Hop's best-kept secret... Can you really fit into a world you love so much when that world refuses to accept who you are?
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Word Is Bond: An LGBTQ/Hip-Hop Story

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    Yo! MTV Raps

    Thanks for supporting our project. We'll welcome you to our community with a VIRTUAL HUG!

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    Kid 'N Screenplay

    Get your very own DIGITAL SCREENPLAY, and go behind the scenes with an exclusive DIGITAL LOOK BOOK filled with snapshots and design inspirations for the film.

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    • Digital Screenplay
    • Digital Look Book
    • Social Media Shout Out
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    Boom Bap for Your Boombox

    Jam out to a 90's DIGITAL HIP HOP MIXTAPE curated for you by our composer, Caural

    Includes:
    • 90's Hip Hop Digital Mix Tape
    • Digital Screenplay
    • Digital Look Book
    • Social Media Shout Out
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    Word Is Bond

    Your contribution has made this possible - we thank you! You will now have first eyes on our labor of love through a PRIVATE SCREENING LINK of Word Is Bond!

    Includes:
    • Private Screening Link
    • 90's Hip Hop Digital Mix Tape
    • Digital Screenplay
    • Digital Look Book
    • Social Media Shout Out
    • Email Updates
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    Get Dipped In Your Ice T [Shirt]

    "Tonight I'm taking Sherry out, I don't have jack to wear"...

    Don't worry, you'll get a limited edition Word Is Bond T-SHIRT with logo design by Tampertron.

    Includes:
    • Word Is Bond T-Shirt
    • Private Screening Link
    • 90's Hip Hop Digital Mix Tape
    • Digital Screenplay
    • Digital Look Book
    • Social Media Shout Out
    • Email Updates
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    All About The Benjamins

    Get a SIGNED MOVIE POSTER designed by Someoddpilot - along with all of our great swag above! - for your generous pledge of just one Benji!

    Includes:
    • Signed Movie Poster
    • Word Is Bond T-Shirt
    • Private Screening Link
    • 90's Hip Hop Digital Mix Tape
    • Digital Screenplay
    • Digital Look Book
    • Social Media Shout Out
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    The Pete Rock: Associate Producer

    Thank you so much for bringing this project to life! Your generous contribution puts your name in lights with an ASSOCIATE PRODUCER CREDIT! Plus, get all the fun swag listed above.

    Includes:
    • Associate Producer Credit
    • Signed Movie Poster
    • Word Is Bond T-Shirt
    • Private Screening Link
    • 90's Hip Hop Digital Mix Tape
    • Digital Screenplay
    • Digital Look Book
    • Social Media Shout Out
    • Email Updates
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    A Tribe Called "Guest"

    Because you're so amazing, we want to welcome you and a loved one as guests to our home in Los Angeles for a DIRECTOR'S DINNER! We promise good company, a lavish vegetarian meal, and a dessert with beverage pairings.

    Don't worry if you drink a lil' too much - you'll still get an ASSOCIATE PRODUCER CREDIT!

    (Travel expenses to Los Angeles are not included)

    Includes:
    • Director's Dinner
    • Associate Producer Credit
    • Signed Movie Poster
    • Word Is Bond T-Shirt
    • Private Screening Link
    • 90's Hip Hop Digital Mix Tape
    • Digital Screenplay
    • Digital Look Book
    • Social Media Shout Out
    • Email Updates
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    The "Grand" Puba

    Holy smokes! Thank you so much for your support, and being truly "One For All" (yes, that's two Brand Nubian references in a row, and you deserve it!).

    To show our appreciation for the grand or more you have bestowed, you + 1 will get tickets to our first FILM FESTIVAL SCREENING here in LA & a shiny and bright PRODUCER CREDIT. Your support of course gets you all the bells and whistles above.

    (Travel expenses to Los Angeles are not included)

    Not in LA? Not a problem. As Word Is Bond is accepted into more festivals, we'll get you and a guest seats at a showing near you!

    Includes:
    • Film Festival Screening
    • Producer Credit
    • Signed Movie Poster
    • Word Is Bond T-Shirt
    • 90's Hip Hop Digital Mix Tape
    • Digital Screenplay
    • Digital Look Book
    • Social Media Shout Out
    • Email Updates
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    The J-Dilla: Executive Producer

    Dang.

    You are a phenomenon - with an EXECUTIVE PRODUCER CREDIT.

    You + 1 are welcome to a PRIVATE CAST & CREW SCREENING in LA.

    After the credits roll, let's take a RIDE IN A LUXURY CAR to a ROOFTOP AFTER-PARTY where everything is on us: you've gone above and beyond to make this movie a reality!

    (Travel expenses to Los Angeles are not included)

    Includes:
    • Executive Producer Credit
    • Private Cast & Crew Screening
    • Ride In A Luxury Car
    • Rooftop After-Party
    • Signed Movie Poster
    • Word Is Bond T-Shirt
    • 90's Hip Hop Digital Mix Tape
    • Digital Screenplay
    • Digital Look Book
    • Social Media Shout Out
    • Email Updates
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    Diggin' In The Crates

    Geek out RECORD SHOPPING IN LA for samples and classic vinyl with our composer, Caural, and take home UNRELEASED BEATS ON TAPE from our soundtrack.

    We're grateful for your support - you'll also get SPECIAL THANKS IN THE CREDITS!

    (Travel expenses to Los Angeles are not included)

    Includes:
    • Record Shopping in LA with Caural
    • Unreleased Beats on Tape
    • Special Thanks In Credits
    • Private Screening Link
    • 90's Hip Hop Digital Mix Tape
    • Digital Screenplay
    • Digital Look Book
    • Social Media Shout Out
    • Email Updates
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    Rapper's Delight

    Rap one-on-one over VIDEO CHAT WITH THE WRITER/DIRECTOR Alex Mastoon about the movie - or anything from politics to magic. Not only will you get a SPECIAL THANKS IN THE CREDITS, but a THANK YOU RAP VERSE by phone from one of our leads (yep, they actually rap).

    We promise at least one of these above perks will rhyme :)

    Includes:
    • Video Chat with The Writer/Director
    • Thank You Rap Verse
    • Special Thanks In Credits
    • Private Screening Link
    • 90's Hip Hop Digital Mix Tape
    • Digital Screenplay
    • Digital Look Book
    • Social Media Shout Out
    • Email Updates
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Funding period

- (30 days)