A New Color: The Art of Being Edythe Boone

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Program: Best of the Fest 2016, SDFF 2016, Women Filmmakers

Edythe Boone may be 75 years old but is still fully engaged in bringing her art to the community. Her murals grace buildings from Berkeley to San Francisco, but she is above all a community educator. Boone tirelessly teaches both young and old in her unique method of mural painting. As events unfold, her nephew dies in police custody with his last words being “I Can’t Breathe”, throwing her work into turmoil.

Runtime: 57 minutes
Origin: USA