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REEL SOUTH

ENDURING LEGACY

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The Croatians of Lower Plaquemines parish have used grit and determination to build an oystering industry that has made Louisiana famous. Little-known even in their home state, the history of the tight-knit Croatian-American community is portrayed in this documentary through the lives of four figures who embody the 150-year Croatian experience in Louisiana.

Episodes of REEL SOUTH7

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SHAKE EM ON DOWN

This is the story of Fred McDowell, the godfather of the North Mississippi style of blues.

56:46

SHAKE EM ON DOWN

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REEL SOUTH

THE EXCEPTIONALLY EXTRAORDINARY EMPORIUM

A documentary about the cherished tradition of costuming during Mardi Gras in New Orleans.

26:46

THE EXCEPTIONALLY EXTRAORDINARY EMPORIUM

26:46

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REEL SOUTH

EAT WHITE DIRT

This film collects experiences, processes, & explanations of people who eat white dirt.

26:46

EAT WHITE DIRT

26:46

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REEL SOUTH

REEL SOUTH: Counter Histories

The "Friendship 9" put their beliefs on the line to fight for civil rights.

26:46

REEL SOUTH: Counter Histories

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Behind The Scenes With Darius Rucker

Season Two also features Charleston, South Carolina’s Darius Rucker as the host.

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Behind The Scenes With Darius Rucker

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Previews of REEL SOUTH14

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12O DAYS: Promo

Miguel Cortes has 120 Days to return to Mexico.

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12O DAYS: Promo

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REEL SOUTH

ENDURING LEGACY: Promo

The Croatians have used grit and determination to build an oystering industry.

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ENDURING LEGACY: Promo

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REEL SOUTH

LAST BARN DANCE: Promo

A dairy farmer fights to save both his family business & a community tradition.

LAST BARN DANCE: Promo

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REEL SOUTH

PRIVATE VIOLENCE: Promo

"Private Violence" exploresthe most dangerous place for a woman in America, her own home.

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PRIVATE VIOLENCE: Promo

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