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O Pioneer

O Pioneer

Directed by Clara Lehmann and Jonathan Lacocque

O Pioneer reckons with and redefines the American pioneer.

This documentary follows three West Virginians—a blacksmith, a seamstress, and a hospital chaplain—as they creatively navigate hardship and call us to champion the pioneer within.

Narrated by lyricist and musician Kaïa Kater, the film weaves verité moments with archival footage, poetic vignettes, and dream-like animation—as Tim Hibbs, Nellie Rose Gundersen Davis, and James Morley humbly answer their calls to pioneer a way forward.

Runtime: 73 minutes

Q&A to follow screening.

Directed by Clara Lehmann  and Jonathan Lacocque

Written by Clara Lehmann 

Produced by Clara Lehmann, Jonathan Lacocque, and Grace Lawson

Cinematography by Jonathan Lacocque

Edited by Jonathan Lacocque and Chris Parkhurst

Composed by Ho-Ling Tang

Featuring Kaïa Kater, Nellie Rose Gundersen Davis, Tim Hibbs, and James Morley

O Pioneer | Feature Documentary Trailer from Coat of Arms on Vimeo.

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Knoxville, TN · USA

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