PROGRAM: When the Well Runs Dry

Presented by:
Kansas Humanities Council
Local Partner: Other Subject: Other Audience: All, Rural Communities

In “When the Well Runs Dry” documentary short film, filmmaker Steven Lerner teamed up with the award-winning documentary filmmaker Ruben Aronson and the Florence Historical Society to capture the vital connection that rural Kansans have with water. In the film, ranchers, farmers, and residents of small Kansas towns tell their heartfelt stories about water: the one resource upon which their lives and livelihoods most depend.