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The Making of The Big Picture

Directed by Benjamine Reid

Discover the inspiring journey of a group of talented teenagers from Charlotte, North Carolina, as they embark on a transformative artistic adventure. This captivating short documentary, inspired by the work of Teen Health Connection, showcases their remarkable collaboration, where these young individuals not only wrote, but also performed an incredible play for audiences of all ages. As one of the play’s sponsors states, “They’re the canaries in the coal mine.” Through candid interviews and behind-the-scenes footage, witness their creativity, passion, and personal growth as they tackle thought-provoking themes and embrace the power of storytelling.

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Documentary Shorts #1

From beer-making monks to visually-impaired bowlers, the characters in this collection of documentary short films put their creatively spirited souls on full display.

Dates & Times


The Independent Picture House

Sat, Sep 30
3:05 pm