Our Town

Our Town is a short Documentary film about a public art project that took place in Nashville, Tennessee. An artist collective seeks to make a portrait of Nashville using the citizens of the city as artists themselves.

OFFICIAL SELECTION:
- 2021 Knoxville Film Festival. Knoxville, TN.
- 2021 Franklin International Film Festival. Franklin, TN. (Award)
- 2021 Cat Fly Film Festival. Asheville, NC
- 2021 WCTE-PBS Downtown Film Festival. Cookeville, TN. (Award)
- 2022 South Georgia Film Festival. Valdosta, GA
- 2022 Big Muddy Film Festival. Carbondale, IL
- 2022 Indy Film Festival, Indianapolis, IN
- 2022 Smoky Mountain Film Festival, Gatlinburg, TN

  • Doug Lehmann
    Director
  • Doug Lehmann
    Producer
  • Bryce McCloud
    Key Cast
    "Himself"
  • Elizabeth Williams
    Key Cast
    "Herself"
  • Van Gill Maravalli
    Key Cast
    "Herself"
  • Lauren Snelling
    Key Cast
    "Herself"
  • Project Type:
    Documentary, Short
  • Runtime:
    11 minutes 50 seconds
  • Completion Date:
    February 2, 2022
  • Production Budget:
    0 USD
  • Country of Filming:
    United States
  • Language:
    English
  • Shooting Format:
    Digital
  • Aspect Ratio:
    1.85:1
  • Film Color:
    Color
  • First-time Filmmaker:
    No
  • Student Project:
    No
  • Cat Fly Film Festival
    Asheville, NC
    United States
    August 28, 2021
    World Premiere
    Official Selection
  • Knoxville Film Festival
    Knoxville, TN
    United States
    September 18, 2021
    Tennessee Premiere
    Official Selection
  • Franklin International Indie Film Festival
    Franklin, TN
    United States
    November 10, 2021
    Award Winner
  • WCTE-PBS Downtown Film Festival
    Cookeville, TN
    United States
    August 28, 2021
    Award Winner
  • South Georgia Film Festival
    Valdosta, GA
    United States
    March 4, 2022
    Georgia Premiere
  • Big Muddy Film Festival
    Carbondale, Il
    United States
    February 24, 2022
    Illinois Premiere
  • Smoky Mountain Film Festival
    Gatlinburg
    United States
    Official Selection
Director Biography - Doug Lehmann

Our Town is directed by Doug Lehmann, a director and editor working in Nashville, TN. Lehmann graduated from Watkins College of Art & Design's Film program in 2003.

His first 16mm short film Glyn Styler screened at the Nashville Film Festival in 2004, and his short film "Bass Pro Shop by CHET WEISE" Screened at numerous festivals in 2020 and 2021 including the ZEBRA Poetry Film Festival in Berlin, the Cadence Video Poetry Festival in Seattle, and the International Video Poetry Festival in Athens, GR.

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Director Statement

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