The Homeplace

The Homeplace (Dir. Brett Ingram, 1992, 15 minutes)

Ingram's first student film, The Homeplace is a short documentary about Ingram's grandmother, Marie Dillon Ingram, and great aunt, Pauline Dillon Fairchild, facing the loss of their family farm and birthplace to insurmountable hospital bills.

The Homeplace screened on regional PBS (UNC-TV), the Carolina Film & Video Festival, and the Smoky Mountain Media Festival (in addition to many family reunions and gatherings!).