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The SFA’s films celebrate the people and places who enrich the landscape of Southern food and culture.


Counter Histories: Cambridge, MD

The Southern Foodways Alliance presents Counter Histories, a series of short films documenting the struggle to desegregate southern restaurants in the Civil Rights Movement.

This film profiles the desegregation of Dizzyland in Cambridge, Maryland. It features Dwight Cromwell, Gloria Richardson Dandridge, Victoria Jackson-Stanley, and Peter Levy.

To see all five films in the Counter Histories series, visit

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