Double Feature

Screens with: Barn Raisers

YES! Filmmaker(s) Attending for Q & A

Sat Feb 24, 2018 – 5:00 pm | Hendricks Arts Center
Sun Feb 25, 2018 – 2:30 pm | Domenico’s

Sherman Park Rising

Directed by Andrew Gralton & Tia Richardson
Documentary Short
USA | 21 in | 2017

Sherman Park Rising” is a documentary about uplifting a community that has seen unrest through a community mural project.

Sherman Park Rising - Andrew Gralton, DirectorSherman Park Rising - Tia Richardson, DirectorAndrew Gralton & Tia Richardson

Andy Gralton is a filmmaker and educator whose work has screened at the Milwaukee Film Festival and the Anthology Film Archive in New York City. His work can be seen at

Tia is a full-time mural artist working with diverse communities in her hometown of Milwaukee, WI. She has a collaborative, holistic approach centered on emotional well-being that invites people of all ages to be a part of the mural creation. Since 2007 she has completed over 30 murals in schools, community centers and public spaces. This is Tia’s first time working in film, and the experience has inspired her to want to do more.

Sherman Park Rising - Film Poster

Film Information

Directors: Andrew Gralton & Tia Richardson
Country: USA
Year: 2017
Language: English
Runtime: 21 min
Rating: G


Producers: Andrew Gralton & Tia Richardson
Andrew Gralton & Tia Richardson

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