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This week's projects at Kickstarter.com - October 7 '10

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This week's projects at Kickstarter.com - October 7 '10

Postby Charles » Thu Oct 07, 2010 9:50 am

Fans to the rescue

Just as David Miller's beloved memoir Blue Like Jazz was slated to begin its big-screen adaptation, the project lost its funding. But a few lousy producers couldn't keep the film from being shot. In just over a week, Save Blue Like Jazz has raised more than $125,000 from over a thousand backers, each determined to see the film become a reality. An awesome display of fan-power.

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An iPhone Steadicam

After realizing that the iPhone 4 was the best camera they'd ever owned, designers Dan Provost and Tom Gerhardt knew they needed to find a way to unlock its creative potential. After months of design iterations they arrived at Glif, an elegant device that's both a tripod mount and stand for the iPhone. In just three days, they've already sold more than 2,500.

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An adventure continues

Fans are ecstatic that Jeremy Bastian is finally releasing his comic series Cursed Pirate Girl in a single edition. Three years in the making, the story follows a young girl's high seas adventures as she searches for her missing father. This collector's favorite features Jeremy's signature pen-and-ink style artwork, beautiful hand-stamped copies, and other limited edition delights.

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