Community Brew

Brewmaster

Douglas Tirola
SXSW Documentary Spotlight film Brewmaster artfully captures the craftsmanship, passion and innovation within the beer industry by following the stories of two struggling beer lovers: Drew, a New York lawyer and...

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Community Brew Closeout Session

Amanda Fitzpatrick, News Anchor, WWAY and Cedric Harrison, Founder, Support the PORT
This final session features key speakers from the track with an opportunity to share insights and ideas generated during previous discussions. Everyone will have a chance to comment and contribute...

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Connect Doc Showcase

Various
Join us for clips from some of the most moving docs from the festival schedule and a discussion with the filmmakers. Extraordinary People  // Laura Hart McKinny, John McKinny Impact: Investing...

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Farmsteaders

Shaena Mallett
Having abandoned a career as a food processing engineer at General Mills, Nick returns home, the prodigal son, to resurrect his late grandfather’s dairy farm. Short Before the Feature: NourishNC Short // Steven...

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Food for Thought

Frankie Roberts, Joe Conway, Beth Gaglione, Sarah Daniels (moderator)
Who has access to healthy, fresh food and grocery stores? Who doesn’t? Why does it matter? What can we do to create sustainable food systems that deliver equitable solutions to...

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Race and Recovery: Post-Florence Realities

Rep. Rodney Moore, JC Lyle, Kojo Nantumbu, Cedric Harrison (moderator)
How has the community response to Hurricane Florence spread itself into our communities? How have historical racial divisions and imbalances impacted victims in African-American neighborhoods? Rodney Moore, NC House of...

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The Community Brewer’s Panel: an inside look at brewing in NC

Jacqueline Crane, Gary Sholar, Aaron Skiles, Deborah Sperati, Paul Singh (special guest), Kevin Maurer (moderator)
What is it about craft beer (other than its tasty goodness and buzzy benefits) that captivates everyday people and helps to shape and define their communities? Hear from all sides...

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