The launch of the Folklore Films Series is the premiere of "Tsun Set," a documentary exploring the Folklore of DJ Sun.
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The Honorable Mayor Parker and Jillian "JJ" Simmons are both working in their own ways to make our city better!
We'll encore screen a curated collection of visual poems from the 2014 season of Folklore Films. The Folklore Films Festival will feature 7 visual poems, live performances from the artists who scored the films and artist talks from the folklore heroes. Then, we party at a cross-pollination mixer!
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Dr. Veon McReynolds, born in Akron, Ohio is the curator and founder of Tour de Hood in Houston, TX. Dr. Veon promotes that living healthy does not mean you have to be in the gym six times week, but that a nice bike ride every week can encourage healthy living choices.
Lovie Olivia is a Houston native, auto-diadactic mixed-media artist and interior designer. She teaches herself new techniques to lovingly nudge us to deepen how we care, grow and change through exploring the layers of her work.
In Power Featuring Dan Houston
Dan Houston takes yoga out of the traditional studio and into schools, homeless shelters, prisons and communities. We share his passion for empowering folks to be authentic and strong wherever they are.
The Kickin' Kombucha Crew at their kitchen in Houston, TX.
Mayor Annise Parker
Mayor Parker leads our city with authenticity, courage and dignity. We'll explore her story during the Folklore Films Series.
Joshua Bingaman and Marlon Hall during our shoot at Helm Handmade in Austin, TX.