Making the move from lawyer to state director of the Mississippi chapter of the Nature Conservancy to filmmaker was not the career move Robbie Fisher planned for. Even though Fisher never went to film school, she said she always knew she wanted to do film.
The first similarity I noticed between Dot Courson and Susan Patton was their eyes: big, bright and mostly blue with tinges of green, depending on the lighting (though I would soon realize I knew nothing about color).
When visiting his home, it’s hard to imagine that at one point in his life, Dewitt Harrison didn’t enjoy woodworking. In fact, he came rather close to hating it. His father built houses for years, and as Harrison puts it, he was a bit of a perfectionist; so when he was growing up, he said working on projects with his dad was too torturous of a task to be enjoyable. About 25 years ago, that feeling changed.