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The Good Mother of Abangoh Selected as Finalist in the Documentary Category at Beaufort Film Festival

December 21, 2007
Beaufort, SC--The Good Mother of Abangoh, has been selected as a finalist in the Documentary Category and is to screen at this year's Beaufort Film Festival being held March 6 - 9 in Beaufort, SC.

The mission of the Beaufort Film Festival is to enliven our community by fostering and developing a rich appreciation for the art of filmmaking. The purpose of the festival is to recognize aspiring filmmakers of almost every genre to include independent film, music, animation, short and long features,documentaries, and screenwriting.It is also an opportunity to showcase the beautiful "film-friendly" region of Beaufort and the Carolina Sea Islands. For the past quarter of a century Beaufort has served as the backdrop for more than 20 major motion pictures, to include Forrest Gump, The Big Chill, The Prince of Tides,and many more. Through this festival we will reintroduce our sweeping marsh vistas, antebellum homes, and quiet charm of the old south to a new generation of filmmakers.