Over four decades of touring, Claudia Schmidt has traveled the lengths of North America and Europe playing in venues ranging from intimate clubs to festival stages in front of 25,000 rapt listeners. She has recorded 19 albums of that explore folk, blues and jazz while featuring her acclaimed 12-string guitar and mountain dulcimer playing. Learn more about her music at www.claudiaschmidt.com . Adults and teens.
In "Big Men," director Rachel Boynton has taken a complex phenomenon — the oil business as it is conducted in underdeveloped countries like Ghana and Nigeria — and crafted an edge-of-your-seat, character-driven drama. Filmed both in board rooms and in the bush, this documentary is an insightful look into the oil business and who profits from it. Executive produced by Brad Pitt, this film was an Official Selection of the 2013 Tribeca Film Festival and the 2014 True/False Film Fest. This screening is a collaboration with POV, PBS’ award-winning nonfiction film series (www.pbs.org/pov ). Watch the trailer at films.dbrl.org. Adults and teens.