Archive for March, 2008

Change Comes Knocking to Screen May 1 as part of Southern Docs Screening Series

Coming off the exciting premiere screening of Change Comes Knockingat UNC-CH, we are excited to announce another screening on May 1, 2008 at the Durham Arts Council. The film begins at 7pm, and will be followed by a panel discussion with the film’s Producer, Rebecca Cerese and local Durham icon and community activist Ann Atwater.  Additional panelists to possibly be announced later. This screening is part of of Southern Documentary Fund’s Southern Docs Screening Series. Tickets are $5 and will be available at the door the day of the show. For more information on this series go to http://southerndocumentaryfund.org/news/ .

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Producer Rebecca Cerese on WUNC State of Things

The Producer of Change Comes Knocking, Rebecca Cerese was on WUNC radio’s State of Things, on Friday, March 21, 2008, at 12pm to promote the upcoming screening of her new documentary.  The screening will take place on March 25, 2008, 7pm at the Student Union Auditorium as part of UNC-CH’s poverty awareness week and will be followed by a discussion with the audience and distinguished panelists, including Billy Barnes, the director of the Fund’s office of Public Information, Rebecca Cerese, the film’s producer, Rubye Gattis, community leader and activist, and UNC History Profissor Jim Leloudis, who is currently completing a new book on the NC Fund with his Duke Univeristy colleague Dr. Bob Korstad. 

You can listen to an archive copy of the show at: http://wunc.org/tsot/archive/
You can find out more about Poverty Awareness Week here: http://campus-y.unc.edu/ 

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Upcoming Screenings of Change Comes Knocking – The Story of the NC Fund

Video Dialog Inc, the award winning, Durham based production company will premiere their new documentary, Change Comes Knocking – The Story of the North Carolina Fund, as part of UNC-Chapel Hill’s Poverty Awareness Week. The screening will be on March 25, 2008 at the Union Auditorium on the UNC-Chapel Hill Campus at 7pm, and will be followed by a discussion with the audience and distinguished panelists, including Billy Barnes (photographer and NC Fund participant), Rebecca Cerese (filmmaker), Rubye Gattis (community activist and NC Fund participant) and Professor Jim Leloudis (UNC History Department). This event is being sponsored by the UNC -CH Center on Poverty, Work and Opportunity, Video Dialog Inc., Campus Y HOPE group and other student organizations.

The documentary will also be screening as part of the Southern Documentary Fund’s Screening Series on May 1, 2008 at the Durham Arts Council at 7pm.  This screening will also be followed by a community discussion facilitated by a panel which will include filmmakers, Rebecca Cerese and Dr. Steven Channing and community activist and Durham legend Ann Atwater.  More panelists to be announced.

For more information you can contact the Producer, Rebecca Cerese at rcerese@mindspring.com or by phone at (919) 824-0811. 

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