HardFork: Steemit Trailer Premiere!

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Although the frequency of HardFork posts have slowed considerably since SteemFest2 in Lisbon, we’ve been hard at work behind the scenes determining the best ways to raise the money necessary to fund our project.

We’re excited to announce that the fundraising phase of the project has officially begun!

We have a lot of work ahead of us to raise the $6 to $12 million dollars needed to produce our first season at the production-quality level that we are committed to. Considering the tremendously talented team we’ve assembled we are also confident that this is a challenge that we can accomplish.

We simply refuse to sacrifice the quality of our vision, so if we raise less money we will produce closer to six episodes instead of the ten that would be produced if we raise the higher amount.

The Steemit community has been an incredible incubator for our HardFork Series and we couldn’t be more grateful for the support you’ve shown us since day one.

Those who attended our presentation at SteemFest got an exclusive glimpse of the HardFork teaser trailer. We were able to produce this teaser trailer with an incredibly small budget of only $5,000. The excitement we felt in the conference room the day we presented in Lisbon was electric and, now, we want to spark that same level of excitement to investors and to the world at large.

We promised the Steemit community that we’d share this trailer with you and we’re excited to be able to deliver on that promise right now.

We hope you enjoy this:

The months ahead will be intense… filled with presentations, proposals, and grassroots efforts to show investors how our project is worthy of their support. We will be raising money through a variety of channels: blockchain/cryptocurrency development team sponsorship; Patreon; Kickstarter; private investors; among others.

We hope to make you proud. We are confident those people in the blockchain/cryptocurrency sector will recognize the value and true worth of our HardFork Series. Each member of our team, wholeheartedly, believes in the potential of cryptocurrency and blockchain to transform our world for the better.

We believe blockchain and digital currency is not just a moment, but a movement. We believe that the HardFork Series is the perfect delivery system to convince the mainstream of this fact in a fun and entertaining way.

Thank you all so much, again, for your incredible support! In our eyes, this project was born on, and will continue to live on Steemit.

We’ll keep you all informed of our progress along the way. Friends, this is truly only the beginning!

Happy Holidays!

Yours in the chain,
The HardFork Team

@HardFork-Series is an upcoming narrative film mini-series with a decentralized filmmaking approach to be produced in New York City and around the world, the team includes writer @ericvancewalton, writer/director @dougkarr, star and writer @bakerchristopher, writer @the-alien, executive producer @andrarchy, growth hacker @nickytothenines, the amazing HardFork-Universe crew, and the entire Steemit community. Please reach out to any and all of us to get involved, or simply reply below and we'll reach out!

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This is really exciting! I only just started on Steemit and really just learning about crypto-currencies; but, as an aspiring screenwriter, I know there is a market out there to get quality productions like yours funded without the limits of going through the traditional Hollywood system.
Looking forward to following your story and what it means for us as filmmakers.

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First of all, thank you for the amazing comment. And you're right. We're lucky that nowadays there are possibilities for independent filmmaking than any generation before. :)

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Absolutely! Best to you on Hardfork and all your upcoming endeavors.

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maybe publish the script and Utopianise the project ;) ooor go the traditional route, anyways great trailer good quality, good luck with the funding and project development :)

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hi there dearim Alhmali hope you aregreatthere Sr so i Reply to you and im folloing you so do same to my steemit to we should help eachothers to reach our needs are you agree

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Steemit the action movie.

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then why you don't reply to me say things that can improve me to and follow my dear

When I first heard about @hardfork-series and @dougkarr I was very excited about the potential.

I immediately began looking at all of @dougkarr posts and the @hardfork-series posts. I was most excited about the potential of a "hollywood" level production being done in a decentralized way on the blockchain!

I lived in Hollywood on Hollywood blvd when I was 18 and was in the modeling/acting industry. The potential success was exciting but the overwhelming darkness of the industry was not worth it and I got out to feed my soul instead of have it sucked into darkness.

I never regretted it but have always still hoped for a "New Paradigm Hollywood"

After seeing the trailer at SteemFest I was very impressed and felt that it was even better than I was hoping it would be!

This was very nice as most of the time I am more disappointed then surprised and impressed!

Then I got to meet @dougkarr @ericvancewalton and @andrachry and fell in love with the team!

This project all in all was the most exciting individual aspect of SteemFest for me amongst a lot of awesomeness.

I have a LOT of great ideas and feel I can bring a lot of abundant energy of success to this project and would be happy to contribute my force.

Cheers to a whole new world!

Electrifying in deed! What a blast trailer is and it sure tickled my brain... Recovering the memory through a key code reasserting the integrity of it through the blockchain, wow!

Hey, I ran into what "seems" to be a glitch around 50 seconds, is it or is it not?

I loved the music, the hard-edge feeling of it all. Great job!!!

Namaste :)

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Wow man that gave me chills. Thanks for the amazing post

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nice of you if you could reply to me and write some thing

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I used to be one of the supporters of ripple once.

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yes you are right we should do that to help eachothers you do write to me see what i do write do like it follow me also as i do follo you and we wish our dream comethru

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Thanks @eric-boucher! We’re really excited to have it up! And I’ll check on that glitch.
Thanks so much!

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i follow you wriet to you i do help you so you do we should keep in tuch reply follow me follow you and so on tell our dream come thru

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Thank you so much @eric-boucher!

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i would be thankfully if you reply to me follow me see what i write and so on dear wish you all the beist

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lol
really electrifying

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nice Lol so great you get why we don't shear and follow eachother and write comunt reply to me then i will be hapy dear

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Love it!!!!

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i do love music to and nice pic aswell nice to know you and im Reply to you and folloing you to why we can do well to eachother by writing to each others daly pleas follow me read what i get

That sneak peek was way more than I imagined, I am so happy I can't believe how great this looks! Keep up the good work guys got my full support!

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Thank you so much @tbnfl4sun! We're happy you enjoyed it :) We'll do our best to bring forth an amazing series for you guys!

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So glad you enjoyed it! Thank you!

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I cannot believe how original inspirational professional quality has just landed on the block chain

yihaaa!

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Thanks for everything you did for us at SteemFest. You are truly the best, @roelandp!

Wow! The production is so awesome!! Well done everyone! Can't wait to see this series evolve!

Yes! I just shared this at The Writers' Block so that everyone else can see why I was so excited after watching this at Steemfest.

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Thanks for sharing it @gmuxx!

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Thanks for the share. .

ohh great trailer in small budget. goood work. i like this video. superb concept. best of luck.

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Thank you! :)

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Awesome :) Saw it at Steemfest and I am really looking foreward to see more :) Resteemed ;)

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Thank you for your support!!

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Thank you very much @yoganarchista! :)

Humanity will love you. We already do!

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Great looking video. If we can get the Steem community to back a silver coin, surely we can get a movie/series made.
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whoa dude this looks absolutely EPIC! xD

Long time heard about HardFork Series.. Finally the trailer is here.. I am excited about HardFork Series.. Good work.. Love to this series!

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Glad you liked it! Thank you :)

This is so bloody amazing. I can not wait to see the series. Fantastic trailer

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Thanks, we can't wait to share the series produced with a full budget! I'm happy you enjoyed it!

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Ya thats right! :)

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Thanks guys! Glad you liked it!

Cool video ;)

Great teaser! The quality is there. Look forward to the funding making your vision a reality.

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Thank you @mrosenquist!!

Wow, I am speechless... I can't wait to see the finished product. It would be electrifying and topnotch. This is awesome. I love it, it is yes for me

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Ya me too...

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Thank you, @tutufaith!

Nothing less than any HOLLYWOOD... as you mentioned electrifying and exiting. I liked it very much...

Nice expression "digital currency not just a moment, but a movement". We also strongly believe so. Sure the team will definitely do this.

Thanks for the trailer. i liked it very much and i resteemed it.

This shows a promising future for the film and hopefully the crypto community. Including steem-it.

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Thanks @vangfo! That's why we're doing the show for the community, hopefully we get to spread the word via filmmaking and bring a brand new audience to our favorite technology :)

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Thank you @vangfo! We really hope to spread the word and portray the entire sector in a positive light.

Thank you for the update regarding proposed fork and it's need for the growth of Steemit community as everyone knows that for every big project required huge finding so I think we have to welcome the fork for our betterment and growth of Steemit community.
God bless Steemit.
Thanks for your support and efforts.

I super excited for you guys! I can not wait for the day I see the preview of this being advertised all over the world so I can tell all my friends and family how I already knew about it. This type of film is right up me and the wife's alley. Trailer gave me the chills!

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Thank you and we're glad you enjoyed it! We hope to have the first season done and released before the end of next year!

CANT WAIT!!!!!This will be such a great way to introduce all the sceptical people that are interested....

This will be awesome! Want to see more.

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Don't worry, there's more to come :) Thanks btw!

fantastic trailer looks like its going to be the bomb

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Haha Thanks Joey!

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Haha Thanks Joey!

Mesmerizing in deed! mind blowing trailer and it sure tickled my brain... Recovering the memory through a key code reasserting the integrity of it through the blockchain, wow!

Hey, I ran into what "seems" to be a glitch around 50 seconds, is it or is it not?

I loved the music, the hard-edge feeling of it all.
Great job man . really loved your work .

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We'll definitely look at the glitch. Thank you for the awesome feedback!

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Yeaaa... Was awesome (smiles)

Very nice post. a very interesting trailer. greetings from the steemian aceh

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Thank you!! Big hello to the steemit community in Aceh!

Wow, it's awesome, this video trailer is great! More hardfork-series video... :)

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Haha thanks! More coming :)

Awesome post

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Good to see steady progress...

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Thanks! We will keep documenting the process as we go forward :)

What a great job. Really looking forward to seeing more of this. @hardfork-series

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Thanks a lot @thejohalfiles!! We'll do our best to bring a great series in this 2018, and we will of course keep the community updated with behind the scenes and all kinds of updates all along the way. :)

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Thank you @thejohalfiles! We really appreciate your support!

Can't wait long term for finish this production. Better one for steemit blockchain.

awesome!

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Thank you Ani! :)

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Thanks, Ani!

Wow....this production awesome @hardfork-series. perfect video tailor.
keep going with hardfork, waiting see the series.
Resteemed.

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True that!

WOW! It's like Ghost in the Shell meets the old-school Aeon Flux. I really like how the trailer shows the world without showing the plot -- or rather, showing just enough to get us guessing and excited.

This looks amazing!!

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Thank you :) Happy you liked it!

I'm waiting for the prankcoin ico

Intense! Definitely must be resteemed!

I love it @hardfork-series !

I am looking forward to the series I hope you share the whole process here and post often so we can all upvote the project along the way. This is like watching history being made. Thank you for the trailer it looks awesome!

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That's the plan yes, we want to document the journey and keep the community updated step by step :)

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Thank you so much!

Very impressive

I can not wait to see the series. Excellent trailer

The trailer itself is so spiky it tingles the cells, how and when do i even get to see this amazing production?

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Hopefully in this very 2018 :)

Thank you for the awesome words!

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Very soon, @josediccus! Thank you very much!

Very cool!! 100% upvote from me!

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Thanks!

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@ericvancewalton, how can I help?
~@bluerocktalk🖖

Nice post 👍 Thanks for sharing, I am very waiting for the movie 👍

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Thank you! :)

Can't wait til it gets full release!

wow

Dear Steemians, if you have Reddit account, please upvote HardFork Trailer on Bitcoin Reddit :)

:)

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Thank you noisy! We appreciate it!

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spread the word :)

Nice teaser ever...😊😍

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Haha thank you Adly!

I'm so excited to watch your steemit trailor. It will be nice providing work to the steemit. Steem on and go ahead with hardfork series.

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Thanks! Happy you liked it :)

Steem on!

Oh Wouhaaaw this trailer is thrilling ! The musique is very nice, we feeling a particular atmosphere, I love this trailer. I can't wait to see the evolution of your project.
@nukihxc regarde.

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Haha thanks! We'll keep showing the development and keep you on the loop! :)

wow @hardfork-series! I am betting I can help, this is fantastic! I am reaching out!
~@bluerocktalk🖖

Very awesome!!

If climate change proceeds, we will all have to walk around in bras

@gregdickson check out what the possibilities are

Omg this is awasome, I can't wait to see this serie.

BooooooYEAH Assasins Creed without the bullshit, let's have the next grassroots video production hosted on the decentralised web of trust :)

Ok so how is crypto gonna save us from totalitarism cuz it looks like we are going straight to hell...
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What do you see?

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right the premise is a lot distopian pretty much like the cricle crap of a movie :D

Finally the trailer is here.. I am excited about looked up HardFork Series! I liked it very much...Thanks.

Awesome teaser, I'm totaly digging it ! I can not wait to see the series.

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Nice to have you here, WELCOME!!! :)

YESSS!!!! This Rocks!!! Congrats on the trailer premiere! Can't wait to see more!!

Got this alert a few mins ago and thought / secretly wished it was @hardfork-series production :D

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I think this is something positive and very good.
because this project is increasingly making your mindset and creativity develop to compete healthily in the era of digital currency.
I am very, very supportive
continue and hopefully what dreams can come true

I think this is something positive and very good.
because this project is increasingly making your mindset and creativity develop to compete healthily in the era of digital currency.
I am very, very supportive
continue and hopefully what dreams can come true

First, I wasn't sure about Steem Dollars, the Community Project and its future. But since i am part of the Community, the whole feeling changed.
This is an awesome and growing community. It makes you reach people much easier and gives you a familar feeling.

People are happy and having good times, though we profit from our unshattered trust in each other !
Lets take our hands and be together unbreakable !! :))

You can feel free to follow and get refollowed, thats our Spirit ! <3

@zublizainordin says... @hardfork-series I find this post as a good read. Thank You for sharing this with Steemians. I wish Your project and raising fund with Your Team a success.

I enjoyed watching the video.

I understand that a longer version is in the planning.

@zublizainordin
#teammalaysia steemit

Semoga lancar :)

Add wallets in the article.

Thanks @eric-boucher! We’re really excited to have it up! And I’ll check on that glitch.
Thanks so much!

subscribed to your youtube channel

expecting more of this

Awesome!

Woooooot!

So excited to see what you guys have in store for us great trailer @hardfork-series !

this is sooo intriquing, I can't wait...real nice piece

nice post @ hardfork-series .....thanks for sharing.

I need to watch the whole thing again now! I would pay to watch this money. Funny how the future portrayed is revolved on crypto currency fiat. I believe our future will go back to precious metals and Crypto.

Amazing work guys! I hope this post goes to the moon :) upvted&resteemed

Congratulations @hardfork-series!
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just so you know you dont have to write "$12 million dollars" the $ sign lets us know you mean dollars

also, what are you raising money for? a STEEM movie? what would it be about? im going broke, maybe I should start a fundraiser so people can help me live and do art? the starving artist life is ruff!

#hardforkseries mentioned it . and its gonna rock .......

I see This word hardfork everywhere But i dont know What îs The meaning ? And What hardfork do for crypto WORLD :) îs something Like people Who decide To incrase The price of the coins ?

Well-done!

Great job!

good and thanks yoir post

Thañk u for awesome

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Haha thank you!

Awesome... This is my first time hearing about hardfork . Would follow it up from today though...

best regards to know my brother

Great trailer! Encourages us, the community to dig deeper in to what the plans are. Keep it going =)

Woah yo! What a beautiful cinematic. I'm not sure about the depiction of the future, I believe there could be more beauty! Keep it up.

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the more we learn about our dystopia the more we know how to act against and towards more beauty

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This is pretty cool I'm going to check it out

Well that was interesting.

I am still very new to all these. Would it be better to sell one on one to individuals at current market rate then because someone complained about low conversion rate when converting Steem Dollars. Thanks.

Wow, makes so much sense. Decentralized film making hey

This is one of the reasons I am convinced Steem will become the next big thing after Bitcoin. The only difference is that STEEM token has a real value and functionalities beyond just cryptocurrency.

#makesteemitgreatagain

Mesmerizing trailer and superb visual effects! Pro-level.

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This is really exciting! I Can't wait to see this FULL SERIES.

Wow! It looks amazing! Can't help but wonder what was it that I saw as this, that, and...

2029: that is such an odd dystopian number!

Looking forward to watching it all!

I've just AMPed it for 5, it is now trending on Wildspark's crypto page. Let see if others push it up too.

https://wildspark.me/?asset=S1gv1kKZz

Thanks for explaining and sharing it!!

Woah, Awesome!, i will be waiting for this mini-serie