Ask Questions First, Shoot Later
In 1967, Hobart Ison shot and killed Hugh O'Connor, who was filming a documentary on Ison's property. In her documentary Stranger With a Camera (showing at the Alamo Drafthouse this Wednesday, November 1), Elizabeth Barret examines the context that brought these two men together -- one with a gun and one with a camera.
"...Letcher County, Kentucky, tragedy in which Appalachian landowner Hobart Ison killed documentary filmmaker Hugh O'Connor -- the stranger with..."
Oct. 27, 2000 Screens Feature by Anne S. Lewis