May 25, 2012
(NY; LA release: June 8)
Studio: Fisher Klingenstein Films
Directors: Glenn Holsten, Scott Johnston, Bud Clayman
MPAA Rating: N/A
Screenwriters: Scott Johnston, Bud Clayman
Copyright Holder: N/A
Can you make a movie while having mental illness? Bud Clayman is doing it. Will making a documentary about your mental illness change your life? Maybe. Mental illness interrupted his dream of a filmmaking career. Thirty years later, he’s making the movie of his life. Bud Clayman is one of films’ most unlikely heroes. This is a personal story with universal relevance—a wildly original documentary of pain and vulnerability, empowerment, and Bud’s quest for belonging.