Tuesday, March 01, 2011

Meet Ashley Maynor and Paul Harrill

 Welcome Ashley Maynor and Paul Harrill to the Southern Circuit Tour of Independent Filmmakers! Their first screening is today, March 1, 2011, at East Tennessee State University in Johnson City, Tennessee. The show starts at 7:00 p.m., so don’t miss a moment!

Paul Harrill’s narrative films and documentary videos have screened on five continents at film festivals, museums and on television. Harrill’s work has been supported by the Independent Television Service, the Aperture Film Grant, and by residencies at Yaddo, the MacDowell Colony, and the Virginia Center for the Creative Arts.

Ashley Maynor is an award-winning documentarian whose films and new media works have been exhibited around the country. Maynor's creative work, outreach and research have been supported by the Southern Humanities Media Fund, the Virginia Commission for the Arts, and the Andrew W. Mellon Foundation. Her most recent documentary, For Memories’ Sake, was awarded the Jury Prize for Best Documentary at the 2009 University Film and Video Association Competition.