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1 hr. 24 min.

Plot Summary
Traveling through the American South, documentarian Andrew Douglas trains his lens on Jim White, an alternative-country musician, as he performs in venues that range in variety from churches to coal mines. During this journey, White shares his experience of growing up in the Deep South, while Douglas interviews a number of other Southern musicians, artists and writers, attempting to gain a perspective on a unique culture that is often overlooked.


Director: Andrew Douglas

Genres: Documentary

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Release Date: March 14th, 2005|1 hr. 24 min.

critic reviews (10)
fan reviews ( )
  • 75
    San Francisco Chronicle

    A beautifully shot and edited film that treats its subjects fairly. show more

  • 63
    Elizabeth Weitzman New York Daily News

    A movie about identity that can't quite pinpoint its own, Andrew Douglas' road-trip documentary about the Deep South does eventually meander toward audience enlightenment. show more

  • 60
    Frank Scheck The Hollywood Reporter

    Ultimately fails to illuminate its subject, though it does offer some evocative moments and terrific music along the way. show more

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