Super Cuts

by Bill Kauffman on January 9, 2012 · 3 comments <span>Print this article</span> Print this article

in Short

Brian (no relation to Lefty) Frizzell, Brooklyn’s archivist of Americana, sends a link to Matt Morris’s Pickin’ & Trimmin’ http://vimeo.com/31066145, a lovely documentary short film about a barbershop in Drexel, North Carolina, in which banjos and mandolins and clippers and shears make the joyful noise of community.

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avatar C R Wiley January 13, 2012 at 6:45 pm

I enjoyed this very much. Thanks.

avatar SRR January 14, 2012 at 4:32 pm

Great video. It reminded me a lot of the Port William barber shop in Wendell Berry’s Jayber Crow. I’ve been reading it with my mother, and we both loved to see it come alive in this film.

avatar Rob G January 15, 2012 at 3:13 pm

Outstanding!

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