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Cultivating the Wild

South Carolina ETV premiering environmental conservation film 'Cultivating the Wild' Thursday, Nov. 12

COLUMBIA, S.C. – Cultivating the Wild: William Bartram’s Travels (Cultivating the Wild), a one-hour documentary film exploring the connections between the renowned 18th century botanist and leaders of...

Cultivating the Wild

Cultivating the Wild focuses on six Southerners committed to reclaiming the nature of the South through art, science and culture. Their inspiration is William Bartram, 18th century naturalist and...
Reel South | Reel Digital

Reel South | Reel Digital 2020

Join Reel South and our seven Southern PBS station partners this October for the second-iteration of Reel South | Reel Digital – a free, virtual, day-long lab and networking program designed to...
Calling Southern Filmakers

Reel South Season 6 Call for Entries

We announce our Season 6 call for films (Spring 2021) amidst tremendous national turmoil. The deaths of our fellow Southerners Ahmaud Arbery, Breonna Taylor, George Floyd, Rayshard Brooks, and David...

Featured Documentaries

A Will to Preach

The half-hour documentary A WILL TO PREACH offers viewers an unprecedented look at a pastor moving from scripture to sermon.

Cultivating the Wild

The enduring legacy of William Bartram, America’s first environmentalist. Often called “the South’s Thoreau,” Bartram’s reverence for all aspects of nature lies at the heart of modern environmental movements and in the people we meet in “Cultivating the Wild.”

Touching the Sound

TOUCHING THE SOUND traces the artistic development of young pianist Nobuyuki Tsujii, from his early ability to play piano by ear, undeterred by his lifelong blindness, to his gold medal triumph in the 2009 Van Cliburn International Piano Competition, to his debut at Carnegie Hall.

Sea Change

Narrator Patrick McMillan travels to the sands of Hunting Island State Park—threatened by tidal and storm surge erosion—up and down the coast of South Carolina as he presents diverse perspectives on the impacts of sea level rise and environmental changes.