Stranger with a Camera screening in Owensboro, KY


On Tuesday, January 26, 2010 the Daviess County Public Library will host a public screening of Stranger with a Camera 6:30 pm – 9:00 pm followed by a discussion with the filmmaker, Elizabeth Barret. The Appalshop documentary examines the 1967 death of filmmaker Hugh O’Connor who was capturing scenes of poverty in Letcher County, Kentucky, when shot by local resident Hobart Ison.

The event is presented as part of the Al Smith Fellowship Filmmaker Tour and sponsored by the Kentucky Arts Council. For more information about the program, visit or contact Ryan Henry at [email protected] or (270) 684-0211 ext. 5

To view additional media, visit the Appalshop Channel