Holy Ground is an upcoming documentary film celebrating the legacy of the National Black Theatre Festival® (NBTF) and its founder, Larry Leon Hamlin, “Mr. Marvtastic.” 

The film features interviews with Black Theatre legends, groundbreaking performances, archival NBTF footage, and a behind-the-scenes look at NC Black Rep. This visual narrative shines a light on the birthplace of the National Black Theatre Festival, Winston-Salem, North Carolina — the City of Arts and Innovation. 

Directed by award-winning filmmaker Ka’ramuu Kush, Holy Ground promises to be one of the most entertaining and culturally significant films in the history of Black Theatre.