MELODY HURD on FATHERHOOD, childhood acting and success – Leslie Combemale interviews

Nine year old actor Melody Hurd plays Kevin Hart ‘s daughter in Fatherhood, based Matt Logelin’s memoir about the challenges of single parenthood and grief after his wife died only hours after his daughter was born. Leslie Combemale asked the enthusiastic young actor a few questions about performing in her first feature film.

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CRIP CAMP – Review by Susan Granger

In 1971, when theatrical/film sound designer Jim LeBrecht was 15, he spent an extraordinary summer at an experimental camp for disabled kids. After sharing his memories with Emmy Award-winning filmmaker Nicole Newnham, they decided to make a movie. Of course, they had no idea that final funding would come from Higher Ground, the production company run by Barack and Michelle Obama.

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