The Quince Orchard Project on NPR

By May 28, 2015 October 16th, 2015 The Quince Orchard Project

Has your community had a ‘past life?’ Does your home address have a back-story? Jason Green is many things, including documentary filmmaker. After discovering something new about his 95 year old grandmother, he set out to capture the memories of the residents of Quince Orchard, a post Civil War, predominately African-American community near Gaithersburg, MD, that thrived for a century before vanishing.

Recently, he was named a Docs in Progress 2015 Fellow for the Quince Orchard Project, a documentary film examining the history and heritage of this community. Listen to a clip from the film. More >>