Now Showing @ ALA Film Program
ALA Unit/Subunit: ALA, VRT
Meeting Type: Now Showing @ ALA Film Program
Cost: Included with full conference registration.
A celebratory look at the cherished tradition of costuming during Mardi Gras in New Orleans and the place where it all begins—Jefferson Variety. This family-owned local fabric and craft store is a place of both raw materials and social congregation where the variety of New Orleans community and culture can be found to share their stories and experiences of this unique tradition. This film is being screened in conjunction with a panel discussion on Sunday, June 24 from 10:30am-11:30am, with representatives from the New Orleans Film Society and local filmmakers.