Feel like hearing some live jazz tonight? You don’t need to go far: The East Bay is packed with intimate clubs, elegant theaters, and a ton of talent playing every type of jazz, every night of the week.
When the Academy Awards airs March 2, the East Bay’s film scene will be sadly underrepresented in the major categories. That’s not to say 2013 was a poor year for local talent. Here are a half dozen award-worthy films and performers.