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October 2-15, 2020
Flannery will be screening as a Video On Demand starting October 2. Price: $12. Pre-order today!
If you order in advance, you will receive a link to view the film on Friday, October 2. If you purchase between October 2 and 15, your screening will be activated immediately upon purchase. You will have a week to watch the film from date of purchase. Once you begin viewing, you have 24 hours to complete watching the film. (Note the film can only be viewed in the United States of America).
Winner of the first-ever Library of Congress / Lavine/Ken Burns Prize for Film, Flannery is the lyrical, intimate exploration of the life and work of author Flannery O’Connor, whose distinctive Southern Gothic style influenced a generation of artists and activists. With her family home at Andalusia (the Georgia farm where she grew up and later wrote her best known work) as a backdrop, a picture of the woman behind her sharply aware, starkly redemptive style comes into focus. Including conversations with those who knew her and those inspired by her (Mary Karr, Tommy Lee Jones, Hilton Als and more).
Flannery employs never-before-seen archival footage, newly discovered personal letters and her own published words (read by Mary Steenburgen) alongside original animations and music to examine the life and legacy of an American literary icon.