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Come Hell or High Water January 26th, 2016

A year in the life of “Come Hell or High Water”

2015 was a year of long-anticipated milestones for Come Hell or High Water: The Battle for Turkey Creek (the 10th anniversary of Katrina, the 5th anniversary of the BP disaster, and the UN conference on climate change), but it was also a year of the unexpected, with film tours of North Carolina and Indonesia and […]

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Come Hell or High Water report from Indonesia

Cross-posted from ComeHellorHighWaterFilm.com In April Leah Mahan traveled to Indonesia as a Film Envoy with the American Film Showcase to share Come Hell or High Water and lead discussions and workshops with students, e[...]

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NC Environmental Justice Film Tour – From Witness To Action

Cross-posted from ComeHellorHighWaterFilm.com “Don’t watch the film and consume their pain. Don’t let it stop there. How dare we ask them to carry this burden … We have to stand up. None of this ‘I saw the movi[...]

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Come Hell or High Water – December broadcast, Facing Race and Bay Area events

Festival goers in D.C. snow (Photo by Lolita Parker, Jr., 2014) Cross-posted from ComeHellorHighWaterFilm.com Come Hell or High Water: The Battle for Turkey Creek will air again on Dec. 16 and stream until Jan. 15. Nov[...]

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Return to Dudley Street to witness Generations of Change

On November 7, the Dudley Street Neighborhood Initiative will screen Gaining Ground at the historic Strand Theater, where we premiered Holding Ground in 1996. In the late 1980s I spent many days in the South End, a class[...]

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Bay Area Screening Series Celebrates Rose Johnson & Robert Bullard Environmental Justice Award

Cross-posted from ComeHellorHighWaterFilm.com Three Bay Area screenings of Come Hell or High Water celebrate ROSE JOHNSON, an important voice in the film and the recipient of the Sierra Club’s 2014 Robert Bullard E[...]

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Encore Broadcast August 26 Marks Hurricane Katrina

From the Come Hell or High Water newsletter – please read  & subscribe. August air dates Come Hell or High Water will air on the WORLD Channel series America ReFramed on Tues. Aug. 26th at 8 p.m. ET / 7 p.m.[...]

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This week: last days to watch online; join us in San Francisco

There’s still time to make the most of the opportunity to view and share Come Hell or High Water while it is streaming for free on the WORLD Channel website until May 30 at http://bit.ly/TurkeyCreek. The upcoming Bay A[...]

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Come Hell or High Water April 29 Broadcast and Live Chat

Come Hell or High Water: The Battle for Turkey Creek follows the journey of Derrick Evans, who moves home to Mississippi’s Gulf Coast when the graves of his ancestors are bulldozed to make way for the sprawling city of[...]

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D.C. Premiere of Come Hell … March 30 with Special Guests

Updated February 27, 2014 FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE CONTACT: Leah Mahan at www.leahmahan.com/contact COME HELL OR HIGH WATER, A DOCUMENTARY ON THE STRUGGLE TO SAVE A MISSISSIPPI COMMUNITY SETTLED BY FORMER SLAVES, HAS ITS WA[...]

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