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Don't Get Trouble in Your Mind
Not Specified, 2018, 83 min., Color
TEXAS PREMIERE- Don't Get Trouble In Your Mind. The Carolina Chocolate Drops' Story documents the journey of three African-Americans from the hip-hop generation who found a mentor in an 87 year old fiddler, embraced and revived a nearly lost Black string band tradition and took it to new heights, winning a Grammy in 2010.
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Director
John Whitehead

Director Bio
John Whitehead is a documentary filmmaker and musician. His film work ranges from social issue documentaries to humor and parody. His recent projects include the Emmy-Award winning documentaries, Transplant: A Gift For Life, and First Speakers: Restoring the Ojibwe Language. Whitehead’s many credits include the national PBS documentaries Make ‘Em Dance: The Hackberry Ramblers’ Story and Wannabe: Life and Death in a Small Town Gang. He lives in Saint Paul, Minnesota with his wife Suzanne Garfield. When he’s not making films he makes acoustic roots music with his band, Blue Yodel N0. 9.
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