Beaufort International Film Festival will host thousands of film lovers from around the world February 19 through February 24, 2019, in the historic coastal town of Beaufort, SC.
NAME OF FILM: HILLBILLY
DIRECTOR(S): Sally Rubin, Ashley York
GENRE: Documentary Film
SYNOPSIS: Two filmmakers visit rural Kentucky, one returning home to Appalachia, to unpack the stereotype of “hillbilly” and explore the personal and painful experiences fueling our polarizing political climate.
The award winning documentary hillbilly directed by Sally Ruben and Ashley York is a timely and urgent exploration of how we see and think about poverty and rural identity in contemporary America, offering a call for dialogue during this divisive time in U.S. history.
DOC NYC kicks off this weekend and the lineup is bursting with titles. Here are a few interesting documentary films to give you a sense of the programming and inspire a reason to get out and watch something nice, or at least fun.
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