The Order Of Myths

Ostensibly about Mobile, Alabama's annual Mardi Gras tradition, which dates back to 1703 – 15 years before New Orleans was established as a city -- Margaret Brown's documentary is actually an examination of the racial divide in a city that claims there is none. Brown's focus is the 2007 celebration or, more to her point, celebrations: Mobiles African-American...read more

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The Order Of Myths - Official Trailer
02:11 — The first Mardi Gras in America was celebrated in Mobile, Alabama in 1703. In 2007, it is still racially segregated. Filmmaker Margaret Brown (Be Here (more…)
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02:13 — Trailer for the documentary The Order of Myths. Mobile, Alabama, 2007: the oldest Mardi Gras in the United States is a study in Black and White. Grou (more…)
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  • Released: 2008
  • Rating: NR
  • Review: Ostensibly about Mobile, Alabama's annual Mardi Gras tradition, which dates back to 1703 – 15 years before New Orleans was established as a city -- Margaret Brown's documentary is actually an examination of the racial divide in a city that claims there is… (more)