Staff Changes at SDF

 from SDF’s Executive Director Rachel Raney I’m writing today with some bittersweet news. At the end of the year I will be stepping down as the Executive Director of the Southern Documentary Fund. There are a couple of factors involved, both personal and professional. For over a year now, my husband and I have been working… Read more »

Reel South is returning March 31, 2016!

The American South – its history, people, culture, and landscape are infused with a sense of heritage like no place else in the country – or the world. Introducing REEL SOUTH, a new anthology series that highlights the masterful, provocative Southern tradition of storytelling, exploring the alluring and complicated region and its diverse voices and… Read more »

Find. Film. Win. The Hunt is back Saturday, Oct 24th

Last year SDF organized the first ever video scavenger hunt in downtown Durham. Forty teams fanned out over downtown, solving clues and making short videos. Celebrity judges judged, copious prizes were awarded, and the hilarious winning videos screened at the rocking afterparty. And now The Hunt is back for a second year in a row…. Read more »