March 26 – April 5, 2020

Sound and Sole

Synopsis

Arthur Grimes was born and raised in the Appalachian mountains and is the only professionally working, African-American buck dancer in Boone, North Carolina. Here, Arthur recounts his journey from eager youth to professional master, gives us a glimpse into his performance experience, and demonstrates his deep love for Appalachian music, dance and history.

This short screens as part of the NC Shorts 1 block of films

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