The Southern Cross: The Story of the Confederacy’s First Battle Flag is the fifty-six minute production that chronicles the history of the design and creation of a flag that became the prototype for all of the St. Andrews Cross battle flags carried by Confederate armed forces. The hand-stitched silk flag with gold painted stars was borne by the Fifth Company of the Washington Artillery of New Orleans through the Battles of Shiloh and Perryville. The story of the flag’s creation will surprise and delight viewers everywhere.