Pledge your support and get bonus lessons! Update #28: January 7, 2013: Hi everybody! . When the original Carter Family splintered following the breakup of Sara and A.P.’s marriage, Maybelle continued the group with daughters Anita, Helen, and June, who became known as the Carter Sisters and played on college campuses and at ’60s folk festivals. We have a final cut of the film and are now clearing rights for the music and archival images. And an idiot. and meeting Rosanne Cash (who narrated that film) made me think it was time to do a film about this music dynasty that stretched from the 1920s to the present. Needless to say, this encouraged me to move ahead on my next music documentary, The Winding Stream which has the subtitle “The Carters, the Cashes and the Course of Country Music.”. Carter, listening to hours of audio recordings and radio transcriptions, and watching an excellent documentary titled The Winding Stream you’d think I would be prepared this time around not to stray from the path. Seven years later she was seeking money to complete e, diting, sound design, music and footage rights, animation, graphics and titles. What stuck out for me when I first read those words was the year that Beth noted she first started to shoot this film: 2003. Donate by Credit Card at the button above. Through years when everyone turned us down. Starting with ... 8 of 8 people found this review helpful. For those of you in the New York area, I plan to attend a screening at the, Easy Ed’s American Roots Music Broadside: September 2020, No Depression at 25: A Time to Come, A Time to Go, Beyond The Top 10: Americana and Roots Music. I’m moved and grateful to all of you who contributed to this campaign. Use the HTML below. Update #25, June 21, 2012: In the last 9 years I have amassed a treasure trove of what I consider to be important interviews with people who were witness to some of our most important shared cultural history. The Challenge of Making a Music Documentary and Why 'The Winding Stream' Took 12 Years to Make, Kid Rock to Host Weeklong Johnny Cash Tribute on Cmt. From Saint Maud to The Wicker Man here are some British horror movies that are certain to keep you looking over your shoulder for weeks to come. Folk Alliance International 2016: The Video Sneak Peek, When Kelly Pardekooper Ditched His Day Job, The Carter Family Documentary That Was Kicked and Started, Rethinking American Roots Music in Black and White, Make Americana Great Again: Why We Cherish Those Amazing Polls, Five Strings Down in Rockville: The Patuxent Banjo Project, Music USA: Finding This Book Might Be Rough, The Handsome Family Have Over 17,000,000 Fans, The Tower Records Employee Reunion Of 2015, A Prairie Home Companion: From Panic Attack to Paradigm Shift, Sony Music Pushes Bob Dylan Over the Edge, On America, Xenophobia and Los Lobos: Dream In Blue, Angela Easterling and My No Depression Friends, 1975 Rewind: Pet Rocks & Bruce to Disco Tex & His Sex-O-Lettes, Anais Mitchell Writes, Billy Bragg Sings, Trump Strikes Fear, From One-Hit Wonders to State Fairs…Guitar Contraptions to Steve Earle, Ana Egge and The Stray Birds: Why I Cry at 2:35. And no one had told the story using both original recordings AND contemporary roots music artists performing (and discussing) the music. Updated: Trouble in Texas for The Black Lillies. Theatrical! Top 25 Greatest Country Singers of All Time. Written by But incredibly we have recently received a grant from the Marie Lamfrom Charitable Foundation for half that! that was different than most, aside from the fact that the picture was actually completed and released: in five years Beth has published forty-two updates to her supporters. Wrong. She developed her innovative guitar technique largely in isolation; her style is today widely known as the "Carter scratch" or "Carter Family picking". View production, box office, & company info.