Former Gov. Mike Beebe and his wife, Ginger Beebe, were special guests at a reception Aug. 21 before a screening of Men and Women of Distinction: Mike Beebe. The events at Ron Robinson Theater were part of the Arkansas Cinema Society's annual festival Filmland.
The film, which debuted Aug. 22 on the Arkansas Education Television Network, is part of the station's series "Men and Women of Distinction" that profiles prominent Arkansans.Gallery: Filmland reception
Guests mingled and enjoyed savory bites served up by chef Mary Beth Ringgold and sweets by Sweet Lavender Bakeshop.
The evening also included a tribute by the Cinema Society to the late Matt DeCample, a Q&A after the film and an after-party at Sonny Williams' Steak Room.
High Profile on 09/01/2019
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