Southern Exposure Film Screening set for Sept. 8th – Free!

Fellows from this year’s Southern Exposure Film Fellowship will screen their films on September 8th. Filmmakers from all over the nation came to Birmingham to participate in the 6-week program. They got the opportunity to learn about and shed light on some of Alabama’s environmental issues.

“To make a film from start to finish in six weeks is no easy feat, and that compressed timeframe is very unusual in documentary filmmaking,” said Michele Forman, Program Director for the Southern Exposure Film Fellowship. “The fellows must research their subjects and film everything they come across–all of the interviews, events, getting shots at a variety of locations–and edit it all together to make a compelling and clear story.”

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Mark Your Calendars – Southern Exposure Film Festival – Sept. 8th

Top budding documentary filmmakers from across the U.S. will converge in Birmingham on September 8th to share their short films about important environmental topics facing our area.  Come meet the filmmakers and get ready to be inspired!  Admission: free.  The Altamont School, September 8th.  7:00-8:30pm.  4801 Altamont Rd S., Birmingham.

Free! Short films raising appreciation and awareness of Alabama’s incredible natural resources and important environmental issues.