Anne Braden: Southern Patriot Premieres at Seedtime Festival


Appalshop Films’ latest release, Anne Braden: Southern Patriot, will have its Kentucky premiere on Saturday, June 9 at 2:00 pm as part of Seedtime on the Cumberland. Directed by acclaimed filmmakers Mimi Pickering and Anne Lewis, the feature-length documentary explores the extraordinary life of this Kentucky civil rights leader. Braden died in 2006 living a remarkable legacy as a grassroots organizer, committed journalist, movement strategist, teacher, and mentor hailed by Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. in his 1963 Letter from Birmingham Jail. Stick around for a Q&A with filmmaker Mimi Pickering after the screening.