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A documentary on San Diego musician “Chunky” Sanchez and the dramatic struggles of the Chicano civil rights movement
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    Chunky Wallpaper

    A warm thank you and a digital download of exclusive desktop wallpaper for your computer. In addition, your name will be posted as a supporter on our website.

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    Chunky Music

    A digital download of the album "Rolas de Aztlan" by Chunky and Los Alacranes Mojados, recorded in 1979 + Chunky Wallpaper

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    Chunky Movie

    A three-day limited, online rental of the film once it is completed + a digital download of the album "Rolas de Aztlan" by Chunky and Los Alacranes Mojados recorded in 1979 + Chunky desktop wallpaper for your computer. (Note: Streaming of final film will not be available until late 2017.)

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    Chunky Music & Movie

    Unlimited Streaming of the film once it is completed + CD of "Rolas de Aztlan" by Chunky and Los Alacranes Mojados + Chunky desktop wallpaper for your computer. (Note: Streaming of final film will not be available until late 2017.)

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    Chunky T-Shirt

    Chunky T-shirt exclusively designed for Kickstarter (pick your size later - shipping in the US is free) + digital download of the album "Rolas de Aztlan" by Chunky and Los Alacranes Mojados recorded in 1979.

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    Manifest Destinitis Tickets

    Two tickets to "Manifest Destinitis" by Herbert Siguenza now playing at the San Diego Repertory Theatre in downtown San Diego. Tickets are for any performance until the show ends on Oct 9. Visit sdrep.org for more information on show dates and times.

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    Chunky DVD

    DVD of the film once it is completed + digital download of the album "Rolas de Aztlan" by Chunky and Los Alacranes Mojados recorded in 1979 + Chunky desktop wallpaper for your computer. (Note: DVD of final film not available until late 2017.)

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    Chunky's CDs

    4 CDs by Chunky and Los Alacranes including "Rolas de Aztlan" (including Chicano Park Samba, Trilingual Corrido, Guitarra Campesina), "In Good Company" (including Linda Chicana, Mexicano Americano, Bandoleros), "Rising Souls" (including Puno de Tierra, Persecucion de Villa, Rising Souls), and "Picando" (including Maria Chuchena, Chorizo Sandwich, Me Voy P'al Pueblo).

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    Isaias Crow Art Print of Chunky

    Limited edition digital print of art work by acclaimed artist & muralist Isaias Crow. Print is only available during Kickstarter campaign. Measures 14"x14" on fine art paper.

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    Chunky DVD + 2 CDs

    A DVD of the film once it is completed + 2 CDs ("Rolas de Aztlan" by Chunky and Los Alacranes and "Rolas de Aztlan: Songs of Chicano Movement" from Smithsonian Folkways featuring 19 classics) + Chunky desktop wallpaper for your computer.

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    Paul Espinosa DVD Collection

    Five of Paul's Award-winning DVDs. The ultimate Paul Espinosa DVD collection, with a personal note of thanks from Paul. Choose from the following titles: "Singing My Way to Freedom," "The Lemon Grove Incident" (with music from Chunky & los Alacranes), "Uneasy Neighbors," "In the Shadow of the Law," "Ballad of an Unsung Hero," :"The Border," "The New Tijuana," "1492 Revisited," or "The Trail North." Visit espinosaproductions.com/productions for more on these films. (Note: Chunky film will be sent separately in late 2017.)

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    Malaquias Montoya Print

    First 10 copies ($100 off) of a limited edition, hand silkscreened & signed print by renowned Chicano artist Malaquias Montoya, available only through Kickstarter (measures 22"x30") + unlimited streaming of the film once it is completed + digital download of the album "Rolas de Aztlan" by Chunky and Los Alacranes Mojados recorded in 1979.(Streaming of final film not available until late 2017.)

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    Malaquias Montoya Print

    Limited edition, hand silkscreened & signed print by renowned Chicano artist Malaquias Montoya, available only through Kickstarter (measures 22"x30") + unlimited streaming of the film once it is completed + digital download of the album "Rolas de Aztlan" by Chunky and Los Alacranes Mojados recorded in 1979. (Streaming of final film not available until late 2017.)

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    Backers Only Screening

    Attend a backers-only early release screening of our film in San Diego for you and a guest before the film's release, featuring Q&A with Director Paul Espinosa. (Travel and accommodations not included for those outside San Diego.) + DVD of the film once it is completed + digital download of the album "Rolas de Aztlan" by Chunky and Los Alacranes Mojados recorded in 1979. (Streaming of final film not available until late 2017.)

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    Framed Chunky Photograph

    A beautiful matted and framed black and white photograph of Chunky by renowned photographer Carlos Legerrette (photograph measures 5"x7" in 11"x14" frame) (Shipping in the US included) + DVD of the film once it is completed (film not available until late 2017.)

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    Donate Our DVDs to Schools

    Want to make a difference in what young people know about Chicano history? We'll donate 30 copies of the final DVD of our film to schools of your choice anywhere in the U.S. + unlimited streaming of the film for the donor once the film is completed + digital download of the album "Rolas de Aztlan" by Chunky and Los Alacranes Mojados recorded in 1979 (film not available until late 2017.)

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    Chunky Film Screening

    Screen our finished Chunky film at your educational institution with filmmaker Paul Espinosa. (Paul's travel and accommodations not included if you are outside San Diego.) Scheduling is flexible after Fall 2017 (Contact us with questions) + DVD of the film once it is completed (film not available until late 2017.)

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    Chunky Painting

    Original mixed media painting on canvas by renowned artist Isaias Crow specially commissioned for our Kickstarter campaign (Painting is unframed and measures 36"x36") + DVD of the film once it is completed (film not available until late 2017.)

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    Your Own Private Screening

    A private screening of our film for your group or company hosted by filmmaker Paul Espinosa. (Paul's travel and accommodations not included if you are outside San Diego.) Scheduling is flexible after Fall 2017. Contact us with questions.

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    Major Donor Credit

    You'll receive an on screen, major-donor credit in the closing credits of the film and on our website, once the film is completed + DVD of the film and complete set of Chunky CDs (film not available until late 2017.)

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    Isaias Crow Art Print of Chunky

    $25 OFF first 15 prints of Limited Edition digital print by acclaimed artist & muralist Isaias Crow. This print is only available during Kickstarter campaign. Measures 14"x14" on fine art paper.

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    Malaquias Montoya Print

    Limited edition, hand silkscreened & signed print by renowned Chicano artist Malaquias Montoya, available only through Kickstarter (measures 22"x30") + unlimited streaming of the film once it is completed + digital download of the album "Rolas de Aztlan" by Chunky and Los Alacranes Mojados recorded in 1979. (Streaming of final film not available until late 2017.)

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