WE DRIVE ACROSS IT | WE DRINK FROM IT | WE TRAVEL ON IT
It is one of the longest rivers in the world and near the end of its over 2300-mile journey to the Gulf of Mexico is New Orleans.
In this one-hour documentary New Orleans and the Mississippi River we’ll explore the unique relationship that exists between our city and the body of water on which it was founded.
Available on backorder
Included are interviews with several New Orleans notables such as New Orleans music legend Allen Toussaint. The show also includes rare photos, film footage and amazing aerial photography. This documentary is part of the WYES-TV Tricentennial project, a series of special programming and a book that celebrates teh 300th anniversary of our city.
Produced and Narrated by Peggy Scott Laborde. Edited by Larry Roussarie.
DVD Running time: Approximately 60 minutes