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Emmett Louis Till, 1941–1955

His murder catalyzed the civil rights movement. Help make the film that will tell his story.
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The Kids Behind “Kids”

A behind-the-scenes look at the real-life individuals who inspired Larry Clark’s cult classic film, twenty years later.
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Button Poetry Live!

by Button Poetry

Button Poetry is launching a live show series to further the art of performance poetry, with help from the Knight Arts Challenge Grant.

OUR FRIEND SATAN - graphic novel

by Imagomedia

Hilarious science-fiction graphic novel about depressed Satan and diabolical Pope. First 17 pages for FREE!!!

ZeGoBeast - A DIY Mechanical Walking Creature

by ZeGoBeast LLC

ZeGoBeasts are biologically-inspired mechanical walking beings that teach you about basic kinematics and are awesome to build.

VIM VIGOR DANCE COMPANY inaugural campaign

by Shannon Gillen

VIM VIGOR is an exciting new dance-theater company in NYC and this campaign will raise funds in support of our 2015/2016 season.

The Everyday Messenger: A Bag For Cameras & Essential Carry

by Peak Design

Beautiful, intelligent, adaptable. The Everyday Messenger is more than just an innovative camera bag. It’s a giant leap for bag-kind.

Towel Shorts

by Bobby Brown and Derek Young

We want to make high quality Towel Shorts. (men's shorts made out of terry cloth)

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by stretchandbobbito

A film about quirky friends who became unlikely hip hop legends by engaging their listeners and breaking the biggest rap artists ever!

Happy Cat Cafe: Grand Rapids, Michigan's First Cat Cafe

by Kati (Dodge) Palmurkar

HALF Coffee House, HALF Animal Shelter, ALL FUN! A revolutionary way to adopt your next pet or just relax with fellow cat lovers.

Re' of Light - Rare Elements - RPG Adventure

by Osborne Coinage

Ré of Light is a d20 adventure with minted Character Tokens and a world where moral choices affect the fabric of the world around you.

GovTrack Insider

by Joshua Tauberer

Help me uncover the daily activities of the United States Congress. I've been tracking Congress for 10 years.

Save the Montreal Chamber Orchestra / Sauvez l'OCM

by Save the Montreal Chamber Orchestra!

Founded in 1974, the MCO is facing a crisis that may threaten its future./Fondé en 1974, l'OCM vie une crise qui menace son avenir.

The Great History Freeze to preserve photographic negatives

by Pasadena Museum of History

Join The Great History Freeze and help preserve a collection of invaluable and irreplaceable negatives.

Because of Judo

by Richard Goulding

Because of Judo is a photography monograph, exploring a life in judo, including elite athletes preparing for the 2012 London Olympics.

HELIX: Wearable Cuff with Stereo Bluetooth Headphones

by Ashley Chloe Inc.

The Helix is the first wearable with headphones on your wrist. In a sleek form, Helix ensures that fashion and tech are always at hand.

Colt Coeur's 6th Season

by Colt Coeur

2 world premieres: HOW TO LIVE ON EARTH by MJ Kaufman / CAL IN CAMO by William Francis Hoffman + workshops of 7 more plays!

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