Where It Stands

A movement to document the Texas Freedom Colonies takes on new meaning when a historical church is flattened by a storm.
About Project

We were commissioned by the Bullock Texas State History Museum to produce this short documentary on the Texas Freedom Colonies. We traveled to College Station to conduct interviews and capture the story of the Dabney Hill Missionary Baptist Church.

In 2020, this film received the Audience Award at the Houston Cinema Arts Film Festival.

Directed by Owen Schwartzbard


2 day shoot
3 week turn-around


6 minute documentary film