Searching for Mobile’s Soul.

Searching for Mobile’s Soul.

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This ad lib, off-the-cuff documentary was produced by native son, Ted Burnett, who has slowly awaken to the fact that something is terribly wrong in his hometown of Mobile, Alabama after traveling to several southern “destination” cities, in the past decade, only to see what makes each one of them successful.  At the heart of Mobile’s Dauphin Street, is a struggling 7-year-old, 1-screen, known as, The Crescent Theater.  It offers up a banquet of award-winning independent films produced with a lot of heart, sweat, tears and virtually no money.  To the open-minded moviegoer, to those with an open-heart almost every film is an opportunity to learn, to grow and thus be changed.  Its the city’s best kept secret to The Crescent’s very own detriment.  Burnett calls out the city’s elected officials for ignoring the cultural crisis affecting its citizens, which also keeps interstate travelers and potential tourists driving right through Mobile without ever stopping.

Time: 41 minutes +/-

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Copyright © 2014 “Searching for Mobile’s Soul.” by Ted Burnett

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I'm an American thought leader and pioneer on the subjects of human, organizational and societal development and health. I write about the role that integrity, dignity, sanity play, as well as, on the topics of spirituality, faith, freedom, happiness, problem solving and risk taking. I produce and deliver original, world-class commentaries on business, political, social and spiritual matters to a global audience of world leaders, chief executives and key decision makers, top faculty and notables in the fields of academia, banking, business, foundations, government (including heads of state, lawmakers and governors), healthcare, media, non-profits and policy institutes. Website: www.thesageofmobile.com