[PAST EVENT] Hale County This Morning, This Evening: Film Screening at the 2019 Global Film Festival

February 2, 2019
12:15pm
Location
Kimball Theatre
428 W Duke of Gloucester Street
Williamsburg, VA 23185Map this location
Access & Features
  • Open to the public
  • Ticketed event
indoors, inside, arts, film studies, media

HOSTED BY
Margaret Hamilton Professor, English & Africana Studies
Hermine D. Pinson

ABOUT THE FILM
An inspired and intimate portrait of a place and its people, Hale County This Morning, This Evening looks at the lives of Daniel Collins and Quincy Bryant, two young African American men from rural Hale County, Alabama, over the course of five years. Collins attends college in search of opportunity while Bryant becomes a father to an energetic son in an open-ended, poetic form that privileges the patiently observed interstices of their lives. The audience is invited to experience the mundane and monumental, birth and death, the quotidian and the sublime. These moments combine to communicate the region?s deep culture and provide glimpses of the complex ways the African American community?s collective image is integrated into America?s visual imagination.

STUDENT TICKETS
Current William & Mary students receive free entry to all screenings and workshops.

ABOUT THE GLOBAL FILM FESTIVAL
The 12th Annual William & Mary Global Film Festival will take place Jan. 31 - Feb. 3, 2019 with four days of films, special guests, workshops, and receptions. The festival will feature a diverse program of films and live events showcasing the work of international filmmakers, William & Mary faculty, and emerging student talent from around the globe. Tickets and more info available at wmglobalfilmfestival.com.