documentary

Arts and Humanities
2:30 pm
Fri December 6, 2013

Medora, Indiana, Basketball Team Documentary Screens in Louisville

The 2010-11 Medora Hornets.
Credit Medora / Beachside Films

A little over an hour north-west of Louisville is a town called Medora, Indiana. Population less than one-thousand. And little Medora High School, with only 33 male students, fields the worst basketball team in the league, the Medora Hornets. As of the start of the 2010-11 season, they were in the middle of a years-long losing streak. Filmmakers Davy Rothbart ("FOUND" magazine) and Andrew Cohn moved to Medora and filmed the season.

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Arts and Humanities
7:00 am
Mon September 2, 2013

Clifton Center Hosts Southern Circuit Tour of Independent Films

The Clifton Center opens its new season this week with a free screening of a documentary about environmental crises  across the United States. Canadian filmmaker Matthew Anderson’s “Fall and Winter” is part of the Southern Circuit Tour of Independent Filmmakers, a series of new films curated by SouthArts that tours the Southeast every year. The Clifton Center will screen six films from the tour this season.

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Arts and Humanities
4:33 pm
Mon August 20, 2012

Anne Braden Documentary Premieres in Louisville

Appalshop

Life-long civil rights activist Anne Braden’s life and work are the subject of a new documentary from Appalshop. “Anne Braden: Southern Patriot” will premiere at the Kentucky Center for African American Heritage Sunday at 3 p.m.

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