"Chasing the Taper" The Vanishing Art Of Bamboo Fly Rod Making

10:45am Fri May 4 - Gateway Community College

An intimate look into the obsessive and vanishing art of bamboo fly rod making,


Chasing the Taper 83 min. Dir.Mark Allen Davis - An intimate look into the obsessive and vanishing art of bamboo fly rod making, through the eyes of some of the greatest living rod makers in the world, as they struggle to preserve this magnificent, yet economically unsustainable labor of love. 

Chasing the Taper Official Trailer from Tinboat Productions on Vimeo.

Director Biography - Mark Allen Davis
Mark Allen Davis is an award-winning documentary filmmaker, who directs, shoots and edits heartfelt portraits of Americana that serve as a reminder to audiences everywhere of the inspiring humanity that exists within us all.

 

05.16.19 - 4:45 pm
1 hour 30 minutes