Medora

Film/Video
Medora

Medora

Image courtesy of the filmmakers

Medora

Medora

Image courtesy of the filmmakers

Medora

Medora

Image courtesy of the filmmakers

Medora

Medora

Image courtesy of the filmmakers

Medora

Medora

Image courtesy of the filmmakers

Davy Rothbart and Andrew Cohn

Davy Rothbart and Andrew Cohn

Image courtesy of the filmmakers

Medora - Official Trailer [HD]

Introduced by the filmmakers
Medora

(Andrew Cohn & Davy Rothbart, 2013)

Visiting Filmmakers

Rising stars and acclaimed masters come to screen their films and talk with Wexner Center audiences.

Tue, Dec 10, 2013 7 PM

Medora, Indiana, was once a thriving small town, surrounded by prosperous farms and home to an auto parts plant and a brick factory. Today, the population has dwindled and drug problems and school consolidation are the new reality. Medora follows the ups-and-downs of the 2011 Medora Hornets high school basketball team, using the Hornets’ struggle as a resonant metaphor for the greater community’s spirit and will to survive. Rothbart is best known as the creator and editor of FOUND Magazine. Cohn’s 2009 short film Dynamic Tom was included in McSweeney’s Wholphin No. 12 DVD of short films. (82 mins., HDCAM)

Saintseneca

No tickets remain for Columbus-based indie-folk band Saintseneca, who will celebrate their Dark Arc album release at the Wex on Apr 19.

Hateship Loveship

Join us on May 2 as director Liza Johnson introduces a special advance screening of her new film Hateship Loveship (starring Kristen Wiig).