Hurricane Katrina

SXSW
11:18 am
Fri March 20, 2009

SXSW 2009: Looking For Pets Lost After Katrina In "Mine"

Director/Producer Geralyn Pezanoski, Jesse Pullins
Nathan Cone

 Director/Producer Geralyn Pezanoski spent three years following the stories of families that lost pets in the wake of Hurricane Katrina. After the storm hit, hundreds of pets were rescued and adopted by families across the country. Some of them were reunited with their families and owners, others were not. Pezanoski’s film, “Mine” won an audience award as Best Doucmentary at the 2009 South By Southwest film festival. Jesse Pullins is one of the film’s subjects.

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