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Films by Parish

Jefferson Davis Parish
Elton, Fenton, Jennings (Parish Seat), Lake Arthur, Welsh

History
Jefferson Davis Parish is named after the president of the Confederacy
during the American Civil War, Jefferson Davis.

 

1992

Passion Fish - Dir: Sayles; Cast: McDonnell, Woodward. Drama filmed in Elton, Gueydan, Jennings, Lake Arthur and Lake Charles and featured the MacDonnell Plantation.

2004

Strange Fruit - Dir: Schickner; Cast: Faulcon, Tolbert. Drama set in a rural Louisiana town and partially filmed in Lake Arthur.

 

 

 


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