Saturday Oct 15 12:30 pm | Entergy Giant Screen TheaterDOCUMENTARY SHORT
AFTER CLAUDETTEIA...Director Philip H. Williamson Jr.
Written by Jaime Blanson & Philip H. Williamson Jr.
Producers Jaime Blanson & Jonathan Isaac Jackson
Cinematographer Jonathan Isaac Jackson & Philip H. Williamson Jr.
Editors Jonathan Isaac Jackson & Philip H. Williamson Jr.
Runtime 5 minutes
Screens in Louisiana Stories: Act Three, along with:
A Hidden History: The Story of the New Orleans Tribune
JoAnn Clevenger: A Girl Scout with Gumption
Painting a Normal Life
The New Orleans Sazerac
AFTER CLAUDETTEIA centers on life for queer students and teachers in the Monroe City School system after openly queer student Claudetteia Love made nationwide headlines in 2015 for challenging a discriminatory school policy that barred her from wearing a tuxedo to prom.
This short film was made possible by the Magnifying Glass fellowship.