Reel South: The Exceptionally Extraordinary Emporium

About This Episode


Come along with colorful characters carrying on a cherished Mardi Gras tradition as they gather at the epicenter of all things costuming - the family-owned Jefferson Variety fabric and craft store. The film highlights the creativity and personal expression linked in the cultural identity and narrative of New Orleans and provides a deeper look into the significance of costuming and the carnival season.

Reel South is a collaboration between UNC-TV and SCETV, and the Southern Documentary Fund (SDF).