Southern Culture Movie Series: A Village Called Versailles and The Shrimp
Thu., June 5, 6 p.m. 2014
Tucked away on the eastern edge of New Orleans, a community of Vietnamese refugees has thrived for 30 years in a neighborhood they call Versailles. A Village Called Versailles recounts how the residents successfully fought against the opening of a toxic government-imposed landfill after Hurricane Katrina struck. The Shrimp follows the life cycle of a shrimp along the marshes of Savannah, Ga.