Wednesday, September 30, 2009
Woah, great documentary.
No Ward is a short documentary about the forced migration of New Orleans residents to cities in Texas. The film juxtaposes the migrations that occurred as a result of Hurricane Katrina in 2005, and Hurricane Gustave in 2008.
funded by The Southwest Alternative Media project Emerging Filmmakers Fund
camera by Norvis Nance
sound mix by Vincent Wheeler
additional editing by Tracy Thompson
music by Cocorosie and FourTet
special thanks to:
all the interviewees, my mentor Sam Pollard, Talibah Newman, Harold Stewart, Nelson Nance, and Cheryle Washington who all helped out on the production. Also many thanks to SWAMP, the other mentors and filmmakers (mexican and american), and Mary Lampe.