A documentary series reckoning with the South's past, present, and future.


  • Rap Squad

    Arkansas high school writers and performers seek healing and justice for their community.
  • The Passing On

    The legacy of Black funeral homes in San Antonio, Texas hinges on one renowned embalmer.
  • That's Wild

    Atlanta teens face the thrills, joy, and struggles of navigating the wilds of Colorado.
  • You Asked for the Facts

    Robert Kennedy defies a Mississippi state-wide campus speaker-ban in 1966.
  • Flat Town

    A rural Louisiana high school football game unites a historically segregated town.
  • Muni

    The struggle and joys of Black golfers who integrated a municipal course in Asheville, NC.
  • Mossville: When Great Trees Fall

    One man standing in the way of a petrochemical plant expansion refuses to give up.
  • Attaché

    The most successful High School Show Choir in history from a small, Southern town.


  • Missing Magic

    A young poet confronts his city’s violent history after being arrested at a demonstration.
  • Comida Pa' Los Pobres (Food for the Poor)

    A Puerto Rican activist builds a solidarity movement to confront the island’s food crisis.
  • Now Let Us Sing

    A North Carolina choir strives to create a safe space for singing during the pandemic.
  • This Body

    A Black woman enrolls in a COVID vaccine trial to confront the history of medical racism.
  • Udaan (Soar)

    A Pakistani student’s life is upended when she immigrates to Arkansas to attend college.
  • We Stay in the House

    Four New Orleans mothers struggle to care for their families and themselves in quarantine.
  • HINDSIGHT Preview

    Reel South's newest digital series made with CAAM and Firelight Media.
  • Bug Farm

    Four women bond over crickets, worms, and roaches on an insect farm in Labelle, Florida.


The people, culture, landscape and history of the South both captivate and bewilder. In the cherished tradition of Southern storytelling, Reel South reveals the South's proud yet complicated heritage, as told by a diversity of voices and perspectives.