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Contact us at: algmovie@gmail.com

JULY 7, 2019

WEDDING OF THE AFROFUTURE

HELP US REACH OUR

$5000 FUNDRAISING CAMPAIGN GOAL

FOR INDIE SHORT FILM

PRODUCTION AND DISTRIBUTION COSTS.

CAMPAIGN ENDING July 5, 2019.

Amethyst Love Godz 

A WEDDING OF THE AFROFUTURE

Short film by DeNai B.FLY Nixon

WHAT IS ALG ABOUT?

The Lovegodz (Portrayed by B.FLY and Kariz Marcel) are ancestral embodiments of the first African couple to be captured and sold into the American slave trade. Four hundred years after they are conquered by colonizers, they resurrected, blind in search of each other. Will their spirit guides lead them to holy matrimony? 

YOUR CONTRIBUTION

First of all, we would like to thank the entire cast and crew that have been working tirelessly to accomplish this project. Without a dedicated team, this vision will not be a success. We would love to raise the funds to cover production expenses, i.e., editing, coloring, directing and film distribution. Thank you for joining this journey. And thank you for your donation. 

The Lovegodz (Portrayed by B.FLY and Kariz Marcel) are ancestral embodiments of the first African couple to be captured and sold into the american slave trade. 400 years after they ere concurred by colonizers, they resurrect, blind in search of each other. Will their spirit guides lead them to holy matrimony? 

Just as life, their love sprung from triple darkness. In this film, Black Skin is celebrated as greatness, strength, dominance, and represents the highest level of self-love and ancestral acceptance. The term “dark” or “black” has been negatively repurposed by colonizers of the Western world and this negative narrative has unfortunately dominated the societal view of Blackness. 

We are The Amethyst Love Godz. This is our Wedding of the AfroFuture.

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ALG Director and Leads 

 

BFLY - LOVEGODZ BRIDE

EXECUTIVE PRODUCER, LEAD ACT 

IG: @BLACKSHESUS  |  EMAIL: MAKINGARTMOVE@GMAIL.COM

Originally from Los Angeles, California, songwriter/performer B.FLY has been living and curating art shows and performances based in Baltimore for over a decade. Using multiple performance art disciplines, she infuses elements of Afro-Futurism, Womanism, and Hip Hop Culture into visual and musical experiences.

KARIZ MARCEL - LOVEGODZ GROOM

MUSIC DIRECTOR, LEAD ACT  

IG: @KARIZMARCEL  |  EMAIL: KARIZMARCEL@GMAIL.COM

Being born in New York, reared in the DMV, and bred in Baltimore gives Kariz Marcel, artist and social-entrepreneur, a unique advantage. With his early musical roots sprouting from both Go-Go and Baltimore Club Music, his sound seamlessly blends the two worlds. As a “Performative Producer," Kariz Marcel curates his electronic soundscape around primarily original songs and beats which echo influences ranging from Fela Kuti to Motown. Kariz's passion for creativity and learning led to his new start-up adventure IEA (Innovation Echo Alliance), a youth program, curriculum-based nonprofit organization. 

EVIE MILLER - DIRECTOR

DIRECTOR, ALG PARTNER 

IG: @SUNNYYSIDE.UP  |   EMAIL: EVELIAMILLER@GMAIL.COM

Evie Miller is a socially innovative filmmaker hailing from Queens, NY. She landed in Baltimore by way of Morgan State University. Throughout the day Evie is the Executive Director at New Lens Productions, a media- based nonprofit. By night, she is a co-founder and content creator at MusaMajicTV, a digital creative agency. “Success to me, is just being able to do what you love to do and support yourself through it all.”

-Nipsey Hussle

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Donation Perks

SPECIAL THANKS

$25 USD

A special "Thanks" just for you in the rolling credits of the film.

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SEE THE FILM FIRST

$50 USD

Receive a  link to stream the film before everyone else + all the above.

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LIMITED-EDITION SIGNED POSTER

$150 USD

Get  a limited-edition ALG poster autographed by the cast and crew + all of the above.

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BEHIND-THE-SCENES ACCESS

$500 USD

Get exclusive invites out to cast events (screenings, shows, talks, etc.), get the ALG Behind-The-Scenes Documentary download link + all of the above.

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BECOME AN ACTOR IN THE ALG CAST

$1000 USD

Get a featured role in the film + all of the above.

Contact algmovie@gmail.com

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BECOME AN EXECUTIVE PRODUCER

$2000 USD

Become an Executive Producer! Spend an hour on set with us and enjoy a unique and exclusive look at the filmmaking process. Have your picture taken with the cast and director, and be a part of the behind-the-scenes documentary, included in the special-edition DVD.  As EP, get a chance to speak to the director, or any crew member of your choice via a 30-min. Skype/FaceTime/Duo session + all of the above. 

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