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A journey through the origins and influence of funk music from James Brown to D'Angelo we are FINDING THE FUNK!
A journey through the origins and influence of funk music from James Brown to D'Angelo we are FINDING THE FUNK!
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    Thanks! You get a shout out in the film's end credits. We appreciate every dollar.

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    All of the above plus, a digital funk mixtape curated by Stone's Throw label head Peanut Butter Wolf & Nelson George featuring tracks by the artists featured in our film.

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    All of the above, plus a digital download of "Finding the Funk - the Director's Cut".

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    All of the above, plus your choice of three (3) full-length digital downloads of un-edited interviews from the Funk masters: Bootsy Collins, Mtume, Steve Arrington and Nile Rodgers.

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    All of the above, plus a limited edition "Funk Map", drawn by graphic artist Jim Mafood, and a DAM Funk maxi single "I Don't Wanna Be A Star".

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    All of the above, plus a special sneak peek screening of FINDING THE FUNK at Converse's Rubber Tracks studio in Williamsburg, Brooklyn with special guest performance to follow. Accommodation and travel not included.

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    All of the above, plus get your music track re-mixed by legendary music producer Arthur Baker best known for his work with hip hop artists like Afrika Bambaataa, Planet Patrol, and the British group New Order.

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