A Man Named Pearl

By Hive By Flannel

Pearl Fryar of Bishopville, SC, the son of a sharecropper and former mill worker, is an abstract artist whose medium is topiary. He was the subject of a 78 minute documentary produced in 2006 by Susie Films called A Man Named Pearl. The two-minute trailer included here is on the producer's site. The whole video can be viewed on Netflix.

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