Documentary Film To Set The Record Straight On Moonshining
Last updated 5/19/2021 at 3:09pm
Everything we know about moonshiners and moonshining history is wrong.
That’s one of the themes of the Center for Cultural Preservation’s new documentary film on regional moonshine history, “The Spirits Still Move Them.” David Weintraub, award-winning director/producer of 40 history films interviewed nearly three dozen moonshiners and their families in western North Carolina, east Tennessee and South Carolina to tell a story about moonshine history that’s never been relayed before.
According to Weintraub, “The myth that all moonshiners are violent, lazy, drunk criminals h...