Friday, October 05, 2012

October on the Circuit!

We just finished up the first month of touring for the 2012/2013 Southern Circuit season. Now its October and that means its time for three new films and their filmmakers to hit the road. Check out the touring films for October below. To learn more about each of these films and see the complete October schedule visit the Southern Circuit website.

A Matter of Taste: Serving Up Paul Liebrandt
An intimate look inside the world of an immensely talented and driven young chef, Paul Liebrandt
filmmaker: Sally Rowe
cities: Suwanee, GA; Montgomery, AL; Gallatin, TN; Baton Rouge, LA; Charleston, SC

The Entertainers
For 35 years piano players from across the world have strapped on their bow-ties, armgarters, and straw boater hats to descend on Peoria, Illinois to battle for the title of World’s Greatest Old-Time Piano Player.
filmmaker: Michael Zimmer
cities: Madison, GA; Tupelo, MS

Otis Under Sky
Otis and his new friend, Ursula, are kindred spirits, but unable to express their bond physically.
filmmaker: Anlo Sepulveda
cities: Augusta, GA; Clemson, SC; Gainesville, GA; Hapeville, GA; Clinton, SC; Auburn, AL; Greenville, NC; Long Beach, MS

An Encounter with Simone Weil
Haslett's own struggles with suffering interweave with Weil's dramatic life story, to create a deeply moving film about living life with compassion.
filmmaker: Julia Haslett
cities: Cullowhee, NC; Jacksonville, FL; Miramar, FL; Manteo, NC; Savannah, GA; Alexandria, LA; Winder, GA; Johnson City, TN