Despite finding success alongside legends like Little Richard and Ray Charles, Rudy Love’s experience in the music industry over the decades encapsulates an all-too-familiar struggle for African American artists of the 20th and 21st centuries. Lauded by musicians worldwide, this biography lovingly celebrates the Wichitan''s life and music. A film by Shawn Rhodes. Community Partner: Wichita Blues Society * Director John Alexander, Executive Producer Shawn Rhodes, Producer JC Guest and Subject Rudy Love scheduled to attend.
Tallgrass Film Association entertains, educates and inspires audiences in the Wichita community and beyond by showcasing the best of independent films from around the world through an annual 5-day film festival, year-round special screenings and events, filmmaking workshops and a traveling road show. We strive to preserve the cultural tradition of film as a communal adventure. Movies bring us together: they entertain, spark conversation, build community and forge new relationships.