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Watch fan-made documentary on Kanye West

on May 10, 2013, 3:06pm

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Happy G.O.O.D. Friday. As we all wait around pressing F5 in anticipation of Kanye West’s new single, a fan named James Workman has debuted a new 45-minute documentary on the reclusive rapper. It’s titled Where the Lonely Kids Go When the Bell Rings and offers a nice history lesson on Kanye, incorporating archival footage and past interviews.

Here’s what Workman said of the project on Kanye To The:

Mt first intention was to make like a 10 minute video with Kanye quotes and such, but I had so much material so I decided to make it a tad longer. The closest I could get to a real documentary. (We really need one in all honesty).

My goal was to capture something from every solo album, and the video is basically chronological. Starting with CD and ending with MBDTF.

I entitled it Where The Lonely Kids Go When The Bell Rings (I know that’s not the actual line in Eyes Closed), because I feel like that sums up Kanye’s career – The outsider. The misunderstood genius.

This took me 5000 hours to make so please be kind…

Watch it below.

For even more Kanye, check out our new feature chronicling the rapper’s epic film career.

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Bertie ShotgunWatson Penningto
May 10, 2013 at 8:08 pm

now that is a good ass job

GG
May 10, 2013 at 7:20 pm

Really? Took you 208 days to make this? Its cool, but you might be too slow at editing…

Chris Sheppard
May 10, 2013 at 2:46 pm

I kinda for got and rand out of reasons to defend Kanye. But this video reminded me of why this guy changed my life in the first place.

commonsense
May 10, 2013 at 2:39 pm

Great Job man, as a fan since college dropout, this was EPIC!!! and i agree hopefully someone in Hollywood will make one…. But none the less great JOB

OB
May 10, 2013 at 1:36 pm

AWSOMEEEEE Video, Very very inspirational for Kanye Fans..

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