Photo still by Ethan Payne
Hickory and Oak
An ode to pitmaster Helen Turner
By Ethan Payne
Hickory and Oak: Helen Turner’s Barbecue is an ode to pitmaster Helen Turner by filmmaker Ethan Payne. This micro-documentary is featured in the Oxford American’s special digital zine “On Jubilee: A Juneteenth Series.”
Special thanks to the Julia Child Foundation for Gastronomy and Culinary Arts for supporting the making of this film.
Creator and director: Ethan Payne
Music: Gresham Cash and Denise Cianfagna