Faubourg Tremé is the untold story of Creole / African American culture of New Orleans. This documentary was the precursor to "Tremé " the HBO TV series.
See the trailer here: http://www.tremedoc.com/home/
What People Are Saying...
" Flat out brilliant... the most poignant film ever made about New Orleans... See it as soon as you can. It will make you smile and cry and fall in love with New Orleans all over again. Some of us need that now more than ever."
-The New Orleans Tribune full article
"a celebration of the venerable African-American history of New Orleans...passion for the subject infuses the film...remarkable footage and charming interviews"
"Required viewing for anyone prepping for the upcoming HBO drama, Treme...Essential history and pleasure. "
- New Orleans Times Picayune
"...a moving and revelatory film..."
-Christian Science Monitor
"...timely and essential...charming yet hard-hitting."
-The Village Voice
"...a powerful reflection of Trem as a place of creative ferment and political resistance for some 300 years."
"Bravo. A masterwork! Fabulous story, delightful interviews, captivating footage...Faubourg Treme is a wonderful, celebratory history lesson...engaging, informative and poignant."
-LA Watts Times
The producer of this film has given us the green light to screen this film.