Everything That Rises: Stories of Southern Ghosts is a documentary, currently in production, about real-life encounters with the supernatural. Southerners share their first-person experiences with ghosts. From frightening hauntings to reassuring visits from departed loved ones, Everything That Rises documents the evolving role of the supernatural in modern Southern life. The film is co-directed by Will's sister, author and folklorist Sarah Bryan.
This early excerpt is an interview with Beacham McDougald, a funeral home director from Laurinburg, NC. Special thank you to Beacham for sharing his story with us.