“This film is a phenomenon. One of my favorite documentaries of all time.” —Quentin Tarantino Hands on a Hardbody is a documentary about a competition to win a hardbody truck in a small Texas town. It is one of the most enduring and charming portraits of Southern life during the mid-90s and spawned a Broadway musical and a feature screenplay from acclaimed director Robert Altman. Free and open to the public.
Sherman’s March sets out to follow General William T. Sherman’s infamous scorched-earth march through the Confederacy in the latter stages of the Civil War, but ends up finding something else. Director Ross McElwee in attendance for a post-film discussion. Free and open to the public.
Ester is a trans woman struggling to find her path in New Orleans during the week before Hurricane Katrina. In the face of an evacuation order, she is forced to make a choice that will impact her future forever.
After years of hearing the story of her Nebraska cousins who, unbeknownst to them, were passing for white, filmmaker Robin Cloud reaches out, sparking a transformative journey through the South and Midwest.