Factory 25 has announced its acquisition of Dan Rybicky and Aaron Wickenden’s festival favorite “Almost There.”
The film follows the two filmmakers’ discovery of “outsider” artist Peter Anton, whose rundown home houses an impressive collection of unseen and fascinating artwork. “Almost There” premiered at DOC NYC 2014 and was an audience favorite at True/False 2015 and Sheffield Doc/Fest 2015.
Factory 25 and the production company Kartemquin will premiere the film theatrically on December 4 in NYC and December 11 in LA. The film will be available to stream on Fandor starting December 5, followed by a full VOD release.