Cinema South was recently awarded a $10,000 grant from the Gaylord Foundation. The money will go toward the production of the documentary about legendary blues musician W.C. Handy. The Tennessee Arts Commission also awarded Cinema South a $2,700 arts project support grant to go toward development of the W.C. Handy documentary. Cinema South has also received a $10,000 […]
The W.C. Handy Music Festival in Florence Alabama July 23-27 to show documentary “preview” and talk about Handy’s life.
The WC Handy Music Festival in Florence Alabama, July 23-27, will show the “preview” of the documentary on Handy and talk about Handy’s early years and inspirations growing up in Florence. Director Joanne Fish will be attending the festival and speaking on her upcoming project. To learn more about the festival go to www.wchandymusicfestival.org