As Joseph and Selina Gonzales approach their 71st wedding anniversary, they reflect on endurance, love and fortitude after years of living outside the flood walls in Yscloskey Beach, Louisiana.
Director: Zack Godshall
**San Francisco International Film Festival 2016, Indie Grits 2016 (Curator's Choice Award), New Orleans Film Festival 2015, Montclair Film Festival 2016, Oak Cliffe Film Festival 2016, Maryland Film Festival 2016, Sarasota Film Festival 2016, Indy Film Festival 2016, Indie Street Film Festival 2016, Big Sky Documentary Film Festival 2016**
Producers: Noah Stahl, Brad Becker-Parton, Dan Janvey
Co-Producers: Jillian Hall, Elizabeth Lodge
Executive Producers: Christine Vachon, Pamela Koffler, Patricia Clarkson, Scott Bakula
a short film by Zack Godshall
Made in collaboration with writer and teacher Susan Schaller and her former student Ildefonso, A Man Without Words tells the inspiring story of how a deaf and languageless man came to discover language and connect with larger human community. Based on Susan Schaller's book of the same name. 22 minutes.