Rev. Samuel Lander taken in 1903. He is 70. 

Samuel Lander - His Life and Legacy is the awe inspiring story of a pioneer of education, determination, and steadfast faith.  The lively biography follows the journey through the rigorous, remarkable life of Dr. Samuel Lander - founder of modern day Lander University in Greenwood, South Carolina. 

Produced by Paul Crutcher and Robert Stevenson, this documentary allows viewers to experience the challenges and determination of Dr. Lander from childhood through to his lasting legacy.  Follow Lander's footsteps through the Piedmont region of the Carolinas to the sweeping landscapes of Virginia overcoming seemingly unsurmountable challenges along the way.

Countless hours of research has resulted in a highly accurate, thoroughly enjoyable, and deeply emotional documentary film.


Documentary Trailer

The DVD includes: 

  • 45 minutes of bonus behind the scenes footage
  • Documentary Trailer
  • Director's Commentary
  • Documenting the Documentary - Photography by Rachael Hughes


The DVD is available for purchase in the Bearcat Shop. 

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