by Neville Bean and Robert Vandeweghe
Our documentary introduces the tragic yet uplifting story of an outsider artist institutionalized for LIFE at age 17.
This project's funding goal was not reached on April 3, 2012.
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It has been a really interesting experience watching these drawings and their history come to light. I'm hoping that the fund raising will be successful and that this project will have a happy and successful outcome. Good luck to all involved.
Congrats on the press, keep it up! http://www.news-leader.com/article/20120305/NEWS01/303050020/james-deed-documentary-film-pbs-kickstarter-mental-illness-art-electric-pencil
I wish to personally thank all the donors and potential donors, for wanting to see my Uncle Edward's story, come to fruitation! This documentary film will not only be educational, but greatly historical as well. My personal thanks to all who support this project.
Tudie (Deeds) Williams, Niece of James Edward Deeds
There's a lot of richness in this work and the story, I wish you the best of luck getting the funding you need!