A few months after Hurricane Katrina, Ed Pincus and Lucia Small went on a road trip though the South to trace the stories of Americans who had lost not just their homes but also their trust in the government in the storm. Along with heartbreaking stories of FEMA trailers, red tape, grief and loss, they also filmed their own reactions to the devastation.

Read my review of The Axe in the Attic on About.com. Here’s the official site. For some reason, there doesn’t seem to be in IMDb entry for this movie.

The Axe in the Attic. Ed Pincus and Lucia Small, 2007. **

Related: my short film from New Orleans and the Ninth Ward, April 2006, and Juvenile’s “Get Your Hustle On”