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The Female Samurai - A Dance research about Japanese culture

A project in Onishi, Japan by Marit Shirin Fogelgren

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A dance project that focuses on investigating the notion of empowerment -through embodiment of Japanese Marital Arts and spirituality.
Backers: 21
Average Pledge Per Backer: kr495 SEK

Funded: kr10,400 SEK of kr10,000 SEK
Dates: May 10th -> Jun 9th (30 days)
Project By: Marit Shirin Fogelgren
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Latest News

Reached Goal! Thank you all backers!

June 9th - via:
With an overwhelming feeling of joy and gratitude that I thank all my backers and supporters for helping this project to Japan! =DI am so looking forward to start planning my trip to Onishi and to prepare all your rewards!Once again, Thank you thank... (Read More)

24 hours left! =O

June 8th - via:
Just 24 hours left to help my campaign succeed! Have a look at my Live Performance and short animated presentation of The Female Samurai on my Kickstarter profile!Thank you all backers so far that has helped me on this journey towards Japan <3... (Read More)

Live performance available on Replay, 50 hours left!

June 7th - via:
Thank you everyone who watched my live performance! Available now on replay!50 hours left, help my funding to be successful! ^_^ Live Performance, The Female Samurai    (Read More)

Live Performance June 6th on Kickstarter!

June 4th - via:
Dear friends and backers!I will be Performing LIVE on Kickstarter June 6th at 9PM (CEST) to give you an insight in my project and hopefully some interesting thoughts on Dance related to Zen, Japanese Meditation practices.I will start off with my... (Read More)

New Reward Added!

May 29th - via:
Karesansui   Custom made mini-zen garden!  Hi Everyone!As of today there is another reward that can be collected digitally if pledging =D Pledge SEK 250 or more Personalised Zen stones - Photograph For this amount, I will take a personalised photo... (Read More)

Facebook Live Stream! (Information about the project)

May 28th - via:
Sending Live Stream from my Facebook page tonight!Sending out information here about a Facebook lifestream I am going to have for friends and family tonight. The thought is that I will explain a bit more why I am doing this project and why I need... (Read More)

New promotion Video!

May 24th - via:
Just finished my new promotional video for The Female Samurai!Check it out on my profile!An animation that I filmed in front of a green screen in my living room :)A poem recorded by me with inspiration from the philosopher Alan Watts and D.T... (Read More)

A great start for me to accomplish my project thanks to you!

May 22nd - via:
Thank you everyone for pledging so far! It has made me very happy to wake up in the morning to an email about your new pledges!I will soon update the rewards, so spread the campaign to friends that you think might be interested in backing up my... (Read More)

Came in contact with Few Japan

May 15th - via:
As I would like to find collaborators for my project in Japan, and share my culture and get to know theirs, I came in contact via Facebook with Few - Japan Women's artistic organisation. They are focusing on empowering women resident in Japan... (Read More)

Onishi Residency

May 10th - via:
Dear Backers and Kickstarters, Just wanted to share with you a link to the beautiful Shiro Oni Studios in Onishi where I will conduct my research and Dance project =)It is such a beautiful place, in a rural part of Japan where the city is surrounded... (Read More)

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