Monday Like: American Value – China TX

Really enjoyed this simple short documentary about a rice farmer in China, Texas. If you enjoyed this video, check out the other DSLR Video Shooter Monday Like picks.

American Value: Herb Dishman: China, TX from Nomadique on Vimeo.

Vimeo Description

“American Value: Herb Dishman, China, TX” is the first episode of a short documentary series that investigates our cultural fascination with vanishing traditions. This episode tells the story of a Texas Rice farmer and his decision to carry on his family’s tradition of fatherhood and working the land. Herb’s story complicates the cultural stereotype of the American farmer through highlighting a journey that took him away from home and around the world, ultimately leading him to realize that his true calling is being back where his journey began.