Reed Unbound: The Joel M. Reed Story

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Reed Unbound: The Joel M. Reed Story delivers everything you ever wanted to know about Joel M. Reed, the creator of the cult classic film Bloodsucking Freaks. Learn about the motivation and inspiration for that and the other films from Reed’s career. This documentary is a must for fans of Joel M. Reed and outsider cinema. Even fans of Bloodsucking Freaks might be amazed to learn about Reed’s earlier works. With films like Career Bed (1968) he was ahead of the curve in highlighting issues of the exploitation of women in the film industry. Also included are behind the scenes stories from his lesser known films: Sex by Advertisement (1969), Wit’s End aka The G.i. Executioner (1971), Blood Bath (1976), and Night of the Zombies (1981).


BEST DOCUMENTARY - The Shawna Shea Memorial Film Festival - 2019