Jimmy Carter: Rock and Roll President
dir. Mary Wharton, 2020
NR, 98 min, USA, in English
In this season of political turmoil, take a musically rich stroll through Jimmy Carter’s career and presidency through interviews with musicians like Willie Nelson, Bob Dylan, and Roseanne Cash. Director Mary Wharton makes the case for how Carter aligned himself with the music of the counterculture: Rock ‘n’ Roll. Wharton takes the audience back to Carter’s childhood to paint a full picture of a lifelong passion for music and the influence it had on his career. Soulful and lively, rich with archival footage, Jimmy may become your new favorite president.
This film is restricted to USA only.
Sponsored by: Anne Reinhart
Tickets $9.99 CCAP available