I’M AN ELECTRIC LAMPSHADE Released On Demand
FOLLOW DOUG’S DIFFERENT JOURNEY FROM 60-YEAR-OLD RETIRED ACCOUNTANT TO POTENTIAL ROCK STAR FROM THE LEAVE OF THE WORLD IN THE GLOBAL LAMP COVER – THE NAMED DOCUMENTARY-NARRATIVE HYBRID.
Experience the mind-blowing and critically acclaimed documentary, I AM AN ELECTRIC LIGHT JACKET, now available on digital platforms through Gravitas Ventures. The award-winning film directed by the talented John Clayton Doyle takes the audience on an unforgettable musical odyssey.
Hailed as “one of the best documentaries of the year” by on-magazine.co.uk and “one of the best films we’ll see all year” by KQED, I’M AN ELECTRIC LAMPSHADE introduces us to Doug McCorkle, a seemingly ordinary corporate accountant, buttoned up, mild mannered. But when he retires at age 60, Doug decides to pursue a bolder dream, risking everything he holds dear, including his marriage, his savings, and his reputation.
The film takes viewers on a captivating journey through the United States, Mexico and the Philippines. Compared to Sean Baker’s critically acclaimed film Tangerine, I’M AN ELECTRIC LAMPSHADE stands out by portraying most of the cast, including Doug himself, as versions of their own characters. This unique approach gives the story an unparalleled authenticity, capturing raw emotions and experiences that would otherwise be difficult to replicate.
Regina McCorkle, Cesar Valentino, Isra Jeron Ysmael and Darnell Bernard join Doug McCorkle in this joyous and heartwarming docu-narrative adventure. Their remarkable performances add to the unusual charm of the film, leaving viewers cheering from the comfort of their couches.
Don’t miss the opportunity to immerse yourself in the world of I’M AN ELECTRIC LAMPSHADE. This documentary defies expectations, challenges convention and celebrates the power of chasing your dreams. The film, which is already available on digital platforms, promises an unforgettable experience that will leave you inspired and uplifted.
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This documentary-narrative hybrid tells the story of DOUG McCORKLE, a buttoned-up, suave corporate accountant. After retiring at age 60, Doug puts his marriage and life savings on the line to pursue his wildest dream.
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