Filmmaker directs local documentaries on social issues

Stephen Newton, documentary filmmaker.  Photo © 2013 David Wood

Stephen Newton, documentary filmmaker. Photo © 2013 David Wood

ZACH VANCE • JUN 17, 2016
zvance@johnsoncitypress.com

Two years of work and more than a hundred interviews later, Stephen Newton could finally revel in the vision he had. On April 26, 2014, Northeast State Community College hosted the premiere of Newton’s documentary, “Outcasts: Surviving the Culture of Rejection,” at the Wellmont Regional Performing Arts Center.