“If you’re fortunate enough to have a quarter of an acre of land, that’s a good thing. ‘Cause that’s yours.”
—Ben Johnson Jr., Gullah farmer on St. Helena Island, S.C., on resisting tourism development.
Travel to St. Helena Island, S.C., where Gullah / Geechee residents farm and fish much the way their ancestors have on the island for centuries by taking a look at The Gullah Project’s first official trailer.
The Gullah Project
Directed by Denise McGill
Trailer Edited by Lee Ann Kornegay
Music by Djolibu Don music group