Hale County This Morning, This Evening – Best Doc Nominee
Director: RaMell Ross
2018, USA, 76 Mins., Digital Cinema, NR
This 2019 Oscar Nominated Documentary Composed of intimate and unencumbered moments of people in a community, allows the viewer an emotive impression of the Historic South – trumpeting the beauty of life and consequences of the social construction of race, while simultaneously a testament to dreaming – despite the odds.
“A poetic documentary with a gift for making enrapturing imagery out of what sound like ordinary, everyday events.” – LA TIMES
“as a record of African-American imagery, it’s not just an evaluation of ‘how we are seen,’ it’s also a corrective that replaces stereotype with visual poetry.” – RogerEbert.com