Press

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NPR interviews Robin Fryday: Barber On Front Lines Of Civil Rights Battles 8/8/12 — Listen to the interview.

MSNBC: Melissa Harris-Perry interviews Robin Fryday and Darren Armstrong 2/26/12 — Watch the video.

“THE BARBER” TEAM HITS THE RED CARPET AT THE 84TH ANNUAL ACADEMY AWARDS. 2/26/12 —  Watch the video.

TAVIS SMILEY INTERVIEWS ROBIN FRYDAY 2/16/12 — Watch the video. Watch the video.

FOX 6 NEWS, BIRMINGHAM: AT YOUR SCHOOL 2/9/12 — Watch the video.

NY TIMES: A SHORT STAY AT THEATERS BEFORE THE OSCARS 2/9/12 — Read the article.

INDIWIRE: WHICH DOC SHORT WILL WIN THE OSCAR? 2/8/2012 — See what Indiwire has to say.

MARIN INDEPENDENT JOURNAL: DIRECTOR ROBIN FRYDAY GETS HER FIRST OSCAR NOD 1/24/2012 — Marin Independent Journal pays tribute.

OSCAR.COM: BARBER IS NOMINATED FOR AN OSCAR! 1/23/12 — See the official list here

KPFA RADIO 10/3/11 — KPFA Radio interviews director Robin Fryday. Click here to listen.

MARIN INDEPENDENT JOURNAL ARTICLE 9/29/11 — The Marin Independent Journal recognizes bay area directors Robin Fryday and Gail Dolgin. Click here to read the article.

BARBER WINS AWARD! 8/25/11 — The Barber of Birmingham wins an Audience Choice Award at HollyShorts Film Festival!

BARBER WINS AWARD! 8/8/11 — The Barber of Birmingham wins Best Documentary Short at the Woods Hole Film Festival!

CONGRESSWOMAN SEWELL’S TRIBUTE 6/21/11 — Congresswoman Terry Sewell of Alabama speaks about The Barber of Birmingham at the House of Representatives. Click here to watch the video.

THE ROOT ARTICLE 6/8/11 — The Barber of Birmingham featured on The Root. Click here to read the article.

BARBER AT DOCUWEEKS 6/4/211 — The Barber of Birmingham will screen at DocuWeek.  Click here to download the press release.

BARBER WINS AWARD! 4/10/11 — The Barber of Birmingham wins BEST DOCUMENTARY SHORT at the 10th annual Ashland Film Festival! Click here to view photos.

ALABAMA PREMIERE DISCUSSED ON ABC NEWS 3/3/11 — Director/producer Robin Fryday and “modern day civil rights foot soldier” Shirley Gavin Floyd appeared on Talk of Alabama on ABC the morning of the major local premiere event at Alabama Theater in Birmingham. Click here to watch the video.

THE ROOT ARTICLE 3/3/11 — The Barber of Birmingham profiled on ABC, CBS, and NBC. Click here to watch all three clips.

THE BIRMINGHAM NEWS ARTICLE 3/2/11 — Feature story on The Barber of Birmingham in The Birmingham News. Click here to read the article.

MSNBC CLIP 1/24/11 — MSNBC talks to Director Robin Fryday and Civil Rights Activist Committee member Shirley Gavin Floyd about the film. Click here to watch the video.

CNN CLIP 1/23/11 — CNN interviews Director Robin Fryday, and grandson of James Armstrong, Darren Armstrong live from the Sundance Film Festival. Click here to watch the video.

THE BIRMINGHAM TIMES ARTICLE 1/20/11 — The Birmingham Times profiles Shirley Gavin Floyd of The Civil Rights Activist Committee. Click here to read the article.