Double Feature

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Sun Mar 3, 2019 – 2:30 pm | Hendricks Arts Center

Chasing The Taper

Directed by Mark Allen Davis
Documentary Feature
U.S.A. | 83 min | 2018

An intimate look into the obsessive and vanishing art of bamboo fly rod making, through the eyes of some of the greatest living rod makers in the world, as they struggle to preserve this magnificent, yet economically unsustainable labor of love.

Chasing the Taper Poster | Mark Allen Davis, Director

Mark Davis, DirectorMark Allen Davis

Mark Allen Davis is an award-winning documentary filmmaker, who directs, shoots and edits heartfelt portraits of Americana that serve as a reminder to audiences everywhere of the inspiring humanity that exists within us all.

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Film Information

Directors: Mark Allen Davis
Country: U.S.A.
Year: 2018
Language: English
Runtime: 83 min.
Rated: PG


Executive Producer: Jan Jensen
Cinematography: Mark Davis
Editor: Mark Davis

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