25 TEXANS IN THE LAND OF LINCOLN – Directed by Ellen Brodsky
A quest of 25 history students from Texas who drive 2000 miles to Springfield, IL asking to repatriate General Santa Anna’s prosthetic leg.
THE BEST WAY IS BY HAND – Directed by Cathleen O’Connell
A day in the life of a seventh-generation cobbler from Waltham, MA and what the future holds for his ‘soleful’ craft.
DEAR GEORGINA – Directed by Adam Mazo, Ben Pender-Cudlip
A Passamaquoddy elder journeys into an unclear past to better understand herself and her cultural heritage.
LOST AND FOUND – Directed by Orlando von Einsiedel
An Academy Award-winning director follows a Rohingya refugee dedicating his life to reuniting children with their parents in the world’s largest refugee camp.
MEMORY VIDEO – Directed by Roy Power
An optimistic video store owner tries to keep the experience alive amidst the rising popularity of streaming.
Guests: Directors Cathleen O’Connell, Roy Power, Adam Mazo, Ben Pender-Cudlip, Editor Peter Rhodes
Moderator: Peter Keough, film critic, Boston Globe correspondent
Sunday, October 6