Primal: The Awakening

RADIO FREE ALBEMUTH Theatrical Release

A project in West Hollywood, CA by Elizabeth Karr

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Bring award-winning Philip K Dick movie Radio Free Albemuth to a theatre near you!
Backers: 827
Average Pledge Per Backer: $112

Funded: $92,267 of $85,000
Dates: May 19th -> Jul 3rd (45 days)
Project By: Elizabeth Karr
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Latest News

Final Hours

July 2nd - via:
Dear Friends of Radio Free Albemuth,  Less than 12  hours left till the campaign is over and we here in the U.S. can finally relax and prepare to celebrate the 4th of July holiday!   And this is truly a day of Independence for our film - the... (Read More)

39 Steps um, I mean 39 Hours...

July 1st - via:
Dear Best Backers in this reality and the next...  We are not stopping to celebrate just yet.  Everything beyond our goal will help us release the film as wide as possible. An extra $2,500 enables us to arrange screenings in four cities. An... (Read More)

RFA Goal Surpassed - Journey Continues

July 1st - via:
To Our MAGNIFICENT Kickstarter Backers: We were told it couldn't be done.....that we were aiming too high!  (Even Kickstarter staff told us that!) But with your generosity, encouragement and unflagging support - we made our goal last night with time... (Read More)

Now 90% funded! + Rewards Added + New Backer Bonus

June 29th - via:
We're almost there!  New Rewards Added!  We need your help to get the word out! Thanks to some very generous people --  specifically, all of you  --  we are now more thn 90% of the way.    With less than three days to go,  Team RFA is hard... (Read More)


June 24th - via:
Hi, Everyone - We are in the final week of the campaign and have raised over 80% of our goal! This is a huge accomplishment but we still have a long ways to go. We have been blown away by the support from all over the US and the world. We have... (Read More)

$50,000 Raised ( 9 Days Left - Counting Down )

June 23rd - via:
Hello, Committed RFA Backers -  With less than 9 days to go, the final countdown has begun and thanks to our very generous backers we’ve now passed $50,000 and are closing in on 60% funded!  We know there’s still a lot of catch up to do to... (Read More)

500+ "Breaking" news (& Incentives & Blu-rays)

June 21st - via:
Hi, Everyone - Last night I was going to post an update but my toe did battle with a big metal box and the box won. (Suffice to say that adjective 'clumsy' figures into the story.)  Somehow pinkie toe ended up at 90% angle.  Out-patient surgery... (Read More)

50+ % There! And a NEW RFA SCENE RELEASED.

June 18th - via:
Hello RFA Movie Backers on Kickstarter! Thank you all so much for the over $42,500 we’ve raised so far!  To show our appreciation we have a special clip. It's a brief scene from Radio Free Albemuth, in which Jonathan Scarfe (Perception) is given... (Read More)


June 15th - via:
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RFA Backer Bonus - LEFT COAST game!

June 13th - via:
The RFA conspiracy rolls on - with just 17 days to go! We have a BONUS FOR ALL BACKERS ! LEFT COAST - The Radio Free Albemuth Kickstarter Edition Live the life of a struggling science-fiction writer in 1970's Southern California, surrounded by... (Read More)


June 9th - via:
Hello, Team Radio Free Albemuth - Thought you'd all like to know what the influential UK website BLEEDING COOL has to say about the movie you're backing.  "Radio Free Albemuth is a terrific movie, a personal project and a labour of love, the type of... (Read More)

RFA at Lincoln Center prestigious "Indie Night Series"

June 4th - via:
Hello, Team RFA Backers -  Greetings from New York City!  We're here for Lincoln Center Film Society's "Indie Night Series" screening of Radio Free Albemuth.  Followed by  Q&A with RFA director John Alan Simon moderated by Lincoln Center... (Read More)

25% Milestone Reward - Exclusive Video For Backers!

May 30th - via:
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We are a Kickstarter STAFF PICK!!!

May 22nd - via:
We've been featured as Kickstarter staff pick! This is an honor that only goes to a select number of projects and with your help can propel us closer to our goal.None of this would be possible without the 175+ believers that have donated in the last... (Read More)


May 21st - via:
Greetings to the dedicated team of Radio Free Albemuth supporters! We are less than 3 days into our Kickstarter and already 15%+  funded, Making this movie was a labor of love and we are so appreciative of your generous pledges!  We're off to a... (Read More)

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