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10:30 AM SHORT MUSIC DOCS

ABBY THE SPOON LADY

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DIRECTOR: Justin Johnson

You've never seen anyone play the spoons like this! Asheville-based Abby Roach is one of a few in the world who makes a living clacking a pair of flatware together. Often underestimated, Abby's incredible life story is anything but dull.
FRI. APRIL 27

10:30 AM

11 minutes

SHORT MUSIC DOC

VENUE:OK MUSIC HALL

LIVE FROM THE DOUBLE DOOR INN

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DIRECTOR: Kim Brattain

he Incredible True Story of the Legendary Music Club. For 43 years, rock, blues and jazz legends performed in a converted house called the Double Door Inn. Music royalty, including Stevie Ray Vaughn, Eric Clapton, Spongetones, Tinsley Ellis, Bob Margolin, Long John Hunter & Gigi Dover have graced the stage The film traces the history of the club, from humble beginnings to international fame.. The club was demolished in 2017, but prior to that, our documentary crew preserved some of the soul, stories and seriously good music performed live at the Double Door.
FRI. APRIL 27

10:30 AM

30 minutes

SHORT MUSIC DOC

VENUE:OK MUSIC HALL

SOUND IS HALF THE PICTURE

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DIRECTOR: Dede Maitre

Sound is Half the Picture connects a human face to the hidden art of sound design and music for film. Through a humorous character study of Philadelphia-based composer John Avarese, this doc short visualizes the invisible techniques and central value of film sound-- preserving its distinct residence within the filmmaking process
FRI. APRIL 27

10:30 AM

13 minutes

SHORT MUSIC DOC

VENUE:OK MUSIC HALL

JOHN HEMMER & THE SHOWGIRLS

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DIRECTOR: Kirsten Larvick

Singer John Hemmer reunites with his band of showgirls from the famed Lou Walters' Latin Quarter nightclub in New York City, and in doing so, finds renewed purpose.
FRI. APRIL 27

10:30 AM

35 minutes

SHORT MUSIC DOC

VENUE:OK MUSIC HALL

12:15 PM FEATURE MUSIC DOC

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WHERE'S THE CRAIC?

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DIRECTOR: Lori Hakulinen

Why do so many people in Ireland play music so well? Where's the Craic? explores why this remarkable culture, in a beautiful town of 20,000 people on Ireland's Wild Atlantic Way, has many more live music pubs than anywhere else in Ireland.
FRI. APRIL 27

12:15 PM

84 minutes

FEATURE MUSIC DOC

VENUE:OK MUSIC HALL

2:00 PM FEATURE MUSIC DOC

PURRS & 'OL MAN BLUES

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DIRECTOR: Susan Shulman

Cool alley cat meets old blues musician and they tour together
FRI. APRIL 27

2:00 PM

2 minutes

STUDENT ANIMATED MUSIC DOC

VENUE:OK MUSIC HALL

IT'S THE BLUES: MISSION TO MEMPHIS

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DIRECTOR: Patrick McNicholas

A snapshot in time of a struggling Tulsa Blues singer-songwriter awarded a third chance to compete in the International Blues Challenge & record at the legendary Sun Studio In Memphis, TN. The film is a story of competition, friendship, commitment and the power of reinventing yourself.
FRI. APRIL 27

2:00 PM

58:00 minutes

FEATURE MUSIC DOC

VENUE:OK MUSIC HALL

LIVING LEGEND HONOREE: JUDY PEISER

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DIRECTOR: Judy Peiser

We will be celebrating the life and work of Judy Peiser, the Center for Southern Folklore co-founder and driving force behind Memphis' most musically significant Labor Day weekend party for 30 years and counting. Although the Center is located in Peabody Place on Main, its roots are on Beale.
FRI. APRIL 27

3:15 PM

60 minutes

MUSIC DOC & LEGEND TRIBUTE

VENUE:OK MUSIC HALL

4:30 PM VIP RECEPTION MIXER & BLUES

6:15 PM FEATURE MUSIC DOC

PAZ, AMOR, Y MUSICA: THE ALEX RUIZ STORY

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DIRECTOR: Israel Marquez

Austin, Texas based singer/songwriter Alex Ruiz talks about his beginnings as a ditch digger to becoming a lead vocalist for a band named Chingon belonging to one of Hollywood's top film makers Robert Rodriguez. Alex has also performed with Del Castillo, Los Lonely Boys, Willie Nelson, Los Lobos, Carlos Santana and many more. Alex takes us on a musical journey.
FRI. APRIL 27

6:15 PM

85 minutes

FEATURE MUSIC DOC

VENUE:OK MUSIC HALL

8:00 PM DOMESTIC VIOLENCE AWARENESS

CHANGE THE WORLD

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DIRECTOR: Angelena Bonet

Angelena Bonet's song Change The World was co-written from her heart and soul with her late fiancÚ. The title track from her award-winning debut documentary feature film Angelena: Change The World is a message of peace, love and unity.
FRI. APRIL 27

8:00 PM

4 minutes

Domestic Violence Awareness
MUSIC VIDEO

VENUE:OK MUSIC HALL

BLUEPRINT

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DIRECTOR: Carson Bennett & Terrah Bennett Smith

To control her chemical impulses, Royal searches for a particular type of man who fits the description of her abusive stepfather
FRI. APRIL 27

8:00 PM

28 minutes

Domestic Violence Awareness
SHORT DRAMA

VENUE:OK MUSIC HALL


FINAL BLOW

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DIRECTOR: Katusha Robert

Anna is a stay at home wife and Jason is a successful businessman. They are a seemingly happily married couple...but not all is as it seems. One night will change their fate forever.
FRI. APRIL 27

8:00 PM

13 minutes

Domestic Violence Awareness
SHORT DRAMA

VENUE:OK MUSIC HALL


THE OTHER SIDE OF THE DOOR

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DIRECTOR: Ira Farmer

About a woman dealing with getting out of the life of drugs and abuse.
FRI. APRIL 27

8:00 PM

88 minutes

Domestic Violence Awareness

FEATURE DRAMA



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FRI. APRIL 27- ROXY TENT VENUE

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FRI. APRIL 27-LA QUINTA INN & SUITES VENUE

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