2018 | USA | 7 MIN | Texas Premiere
Short Film Program 4: Play On
Friday, April 12 / 6:30 PM / Alamo Drafthouse 1
Arthur Grimes was born and raised in the Appalachian mountains. He is the only professionally working, African-American buck dancer in Boone, North Carolina. In this short documentary, Arthur recounts his dance journey from eager youth to professional master, gives us a glimpse into his performance experience, and demonstrates his deep love for Appalachian music, dance and history.
Writer/Director: Cara Hagan (in attendance)