Share the Buzz

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Share the Buzz 
This project ("Share the Buzz") is a web-only video to raise awareness about the decline of the bee population. The video goes from restaurant to farm, showing the chain of supply in what we can all relate to: the enjoyment of dining in a good restaurant. Eventually we are told that none of this would be possible without the work of a bee, and the bees are disappearing. And if the bees continue to disappear, so will a major percentage of our food supply.

I am looking for a somewhat poetic reading of the script so that it has more emotional quality (as opposed to an elitist, luxury car-sounding read). The target audience is primarily adults. Think a Don Draper/Jon Hamm style pitch -- serious, but emotionally charged at the same time. There is a vulnerability to the strong male narrator.
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2014-05-22 18:28:12 GMT
2014-05-26 08:00:00 (GMT -08:00) Pacific Time (US & Canada) 
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Project Parameters

The Voice Actor should be located in:
Fixed - USD 500
Via Internet: Web only
90 Seconds
English - USA and Canada
Middle Age Male
• Audio files must be delivered via email OR
• Audio files must be delivered via FTP/Dropbox/Google Drive/cloud
There are no special pre-, post-, or production requirements for this project.
Not defined
This is a non-union project

Script Details

***custom demo required*** 
[Slow, serious, poetic, vulnerable]

Behind every favorite restaurant… is a well-orchestrated menu.

And behind every great menu… is the care and attention given to each and every dish.

And behind each dish served…is a chef preparing and crafting the night’s artistry.

And yet, behind the kitchen staff…are the people that make the dishes possible, by delivering fresh produce day-in and day-out.

And naturally those who make the daily deliveries rely on the work of farmers, who care-for and harvest the produce season after season.

But even the most dedicated farmer depends on the essential work of…the bee.

And as the bee pollinates…so the world is fed.

Unfortunately, the bees are disappearing.

And with their decline, the famer’s yield diminishes.

And those who deliver…carry only memories.

And the chef stirs dreams of what once was.

Hand-crafted plates…are replaced with empty ones.

And that once great restaurant…reaches its end.

Of course…it doesn’t have to be the end.

We can all learn more about the decline of our world’s pollinators. And by doing our part, we can help to bring back the bees. 
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