Louisville Film Society and The Kentucky Center for the Performing Arts present The Seer: A Portrait of Wendell Barry, Kentucky Premiere, Sunday July 24 at 5:30 p.m. in the Bomhard Theater at Kentucky Center followed by a Q&A with Director Laura Dunn, Mary Barry, and Nick Offerman and an after-party at 21c Museum Hotel for ticket holders, VIPs, sponsors and pass holders.
THE SEER: A Portrait of Wendell Barry is a cinematic portrait of the changing landscapes and shifting values of rural America in the era of industrial agriculture, as seen through the mind’s eye of Wendell Berry. Since its world premier at SXSW in March, it has won the SXSW Documentary Feature Special Jury Award for Cinematography, the Nashville Film Festival Grand Jury Prize for Best Documentary Feature, and the Environmental Film Festival in the Nation’s Capital William W. Warner Beautiful Swimmers Award; and was nominated for SXSW Documentary Feature Grand Jury Award and Montclair Film Festival Bruce Sinofsky Prize for Documentary Feature. Laura Dunn and Jef Sewell, Co-produced with Executive Producers Robert Redford and Terrence Malick and co-produced by Owsley Brown, Gill Holland, Elaine Musselman, and Nick Offerman.
Not rated, 83 minutes