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The Devil and Daniel Johnston - Trailer

Posted on: February 3, 2006 | Views: 76 | Comment

Portrait of a manic-depressive genius singer, songwriter and artist, Daniel Johnston.

As a reclusive teenager, Johnston began showing signs of unusual artistic ability. He created intuitive Super 8 films and expressive comic book-style drawings in the basement of his family's home. In the eyes of his fundamentalist Christian family, however, he simply wasn't contributing to society in a useful or productive way. After running off and joining a carnival, Johnston landed in Austin, Texas, broke and alone. It was there he began to hone his musical career, managing to secure a brief spotlight on MTV with the help of a timely break. Just as he was beginning to make a local name for himself, however, Johnston's inner demons began to surface. 

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depression • songwriter • devil • obsessed • dimented • sxsw