The Morning Interview

Sitka mural documentary heads to big screen

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Filmmaker Ellen Frankenstein and festival organizer Shannon Haugland discuss the film “Layers of Change,” which will be screened 6 PM Fri Sep 28 at the Coliseum Theater, along with the documentary “Strangers No More.” Tickets $8 at Old Harbor Books or at the door.


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