He added that he also never saw the world of evangelical christian youth groups portrayed realistically in film or on television. “Christian characters are almost always made to be sinister, stupid, or superheroes in media, but me and my friends from growing up weren’t any of that. We were wonky, weird, devoted teenagers. More ‘Napoleon Dynamite’ or ‘Lady Bird’ teenagers than anything faith-based or faith-cynical,” White explained
White said it may be the first time NFTs have been in part of an independent film’s distribution plan. “Hats off to 1091 Pictures, because they really are the people with a vision for how a film like ‘Electric Jesus’ can exploit something like NFTs for the film,” said White.
What’s that? Non-fungible tokens are unique, identifiable digital assets whose exchange between the creator and the buyer, via the financial transaction of a cryptocurrency such as ethereum, is logged for anyone to view