The High Lonesome Screen: A Folk Film Festival

Anthology Film Archives in New York City is presenting a folk music film festival – running from August 20-29 – that features films by Alan Lomax, Appalshop and John Cohen. Fourteen of Alan’s films were shown during the festival as well as a program of Bess Lomax Hawes films. Alan’s films included several from his American Patchwork series, the Newport 1966 films and his Choreometric films on performance style.

Originally posted: August 20, 2005