Great blog write-up by Jared Flesher

"For my first donations, I cruised Kickstarter last night and chose two projects that both look compelling. The first is a film titled “A Marvelous Era.” A group of San Francisco State University film school graduates plan to travel across the country and document what’s left of the Big Band music scene in this country. I especially liked that the mom of one of the filmmakers left a really nice message for him on the comments page: “I'm stirred by your talent and inspired by your commitment. We simply MUST make this project happen! I love you, Son. Mom”

Here’s the link to the “End of a Marvelous Era Kickstarter” campaign:"

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