Two Jaspers

Saturday, February 09, 2002

Shortly after the brutal, racially motivated murder of James Byrd in Jasper, Texas, a film crew came to town to document the lives of the residents. The filmmakers split the crews and those they interviewed along racial lines in order to capture the dueling perspectives in the small southern town. Brooke talks to Marco Williams and Whitney Dow about their documentary “Two Towns of Jasper.”

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