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The Great World of Gregory Blackstock

Special | 10m 38s | Video has closed captioning.

The richly obsessive life and work of renowned autistic artist Gregory Blackstock comes to life, as he uses his art to catalogue and make sense of the world around him. Gregory’s cousin Dorothy helps bring his drawings to the attention of the art world, while the film brings his work to life through hand-crafted animation, drawing you into the unique vision of this singular artist.

Aired: 04/30/21

Expires: 07/12/23

Rating: NR

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Two Years Since "Try Harder"

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