Undermain Theatre will present a mini festival of documentaries focusing on African American artists from Texas and around the country, produced by Documentary Arts and directed by Alan Govenar, co-author of Lonesome Blues.
Included in the lineup are Deep Ellum Blues, Osceola Mays: Stories, Songs, and Poems; Little Willie Eason and his Talking Gospel Guitar; Black on White/White on Black; The Hard Ride: Black Cowboys at the Circle 6 Ranch; Cigarette Blues; You Don’t Need Feet to Dance and a special screening of the short film Bird Brains, directed by Kaleta Doolin (with camera by Govenar.) This is a rare opportunity to view these films featuring individuals and artists, who have made enduring contributions to the vitality of our cultural life.
The festival will be available to stream at any time, June 16-July 3.
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