New Orleans Film Festival | Doc Shorts: Recent Unpleasantness

When Oct 20, 2019 3:45 pm - 5:15 pm
Where TUBI THEATER AT CAC
900 Camp St
New Orleans, LA 70130
Filed In

Recent Unpleasantness: Southern Activism in Action

 

The Accidental Environmentalist: Catherine Flowers
USA | 2018 | 10 MIN
DIR: Ellen Esling

A mosquito bite, decades ago, leads an Alabama activist on her life’s journey.

 

L’eau est la Vie (Water is Life): From Standing Rock to the Swamp
USA | 2019 | 24 MIN
DIR: Sam Vinal

On the banks of Louisiana, fierce Indigenous women are ready to fight—to stop the corporate blacksnake fossil fuel companies and preserve their way of life.

 

Crooked Lines
USA | 2018 | 12 MIN
DIR: Monica Berra, Jacqueline Olive, Yoruba Richen

WORLD PREMIERE

Two women combat race-based gerrymandering in North Carolina.

 

Sustained Outrage
USA | 2019 | 25 MIN
Dir: Gabriela Cavanagh

WORLD PREMIERE

The story of the Charleston Gazette-Mail, a family-owned, Pulitzer Prize-winning local newspaper in West Virginia fighting for survival.

 

OUTSPOKEN
USA | 2019 | 30 MIN
DIR: Emily Harger

LGBTQ West Virginians fight to live free from discrimination, calling us to reimagine the power of a small town queer community.