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Latest REEL SOUTH Episodes


Organic farmer Kelley Penn wanted to learn how to keep honeybees and Bobby Jack Smith had been capturing wild swarms since he was a kid; despite their differences, bees brought them together.

Premiere Date: July 2, 2017 | Runtime: 00:06:01


A collaboration between UNC-TV and SCETV, and the Southern Documentary Fund (SDF), REEL SOUTH includes half-hour and hour-long independent, documentary films about the American South. The six acclaimed films of the pilot season have recently premiered at film festivals and theaters, building buzz and audiences. REEL SOUTH now brings these films to a national audience hungry for authentic stories f