Male cultural crisis film screens at Asheville Pizza

Journeyman, a documentary film that looks at the cultural phenomena of at risk youth, is set to screen at the Asheville Pizza & Brewing Company on Saturday, March 7.

The 10:30 a.m. showing will be the film’s N.C. premier. According to press, it “follows Joe and Mike, two teenage boys in need of a strong male presence in their lives. After their struggles with depression and violence, they join the Boys to Men mentoring program. As they work with male mentors, they face a challenging initiation, discover their inner strength and learn to engage a community of supportive men.”

A discussion follows the hour-long film, along with a chance to learn more about Journeymen Asheville. More information about the local organization can be found at an open house, to be held at the Greenlife Community Center on Saturday, March 21, from 11 a.m.-2 p.m.

—Alli Marshall, A&E reporter

About Alli Marshall
Alli Marshall is the arts section editor at Mountain Xpress. She's lived in Asheville for more than 20 years and loves live music, visual art, fiction and friendly dogs. Alli is the winner of the 2016 Thomas Wolfe Fiction Prize and the author of the novel "How to Talk to Rockstars," published by Logosophia Books. Follow me @alli_marshall

Before you comment

The comments section is here to provide a platform for civil dialogue on the issues we face together as a local community. Xpress is committed to offering this platform for all voices, but when the tone of the discussion gets nasty or strays off topic, we believe many people choose not to participate. Xpress editors are determined to moderate comments to ensure a constructive interchange is maintained. All comments judged not to be in keeping with the spirit of civil discourse will be removed and repeat violators will be banned. See here for our terms of service. Thank you for being part of this effort to promote respectful discussion.

Leave a Reply

To leave a reply you may Login with your Mountain Xpress account, connect socially or enter your name and e-mail. Your e-mail address will not be published. All fields are required.