NEVER DIE – THE DEAN STRICKLAND STORY
November 21, 2008 — ( Bowie , Texas ) Never Die Records announces “Never Die – The Dean Strickland Story” will begin filming this Winter. Filming will start in January 2009 in South Padre Island, Texas by award winning film director and writer, Dean J. Augustin.
Dean Strickland has been hitchhiking from gig to gig in Texas , Arkansas , Tennessee and California for more than three years. He has written from his experiences while hitchhiking twenty songs, thirteen of which make up the highly publicized singer-songwriter’s album “Hitchhiking Guitarman”.
Dean J. Augustin is an award winning Texas based writer and director. After winning the American Cinema Foundation Screenwriting Contest, Dean started “The Good Fight – Digital Motion Pictures” to create, and promote his unique method of filmmaking. His first film, “The Secret Journal of Benny Travis,” won a Platinum Remi Award at WorldFest in Houston . Dean’s second film, “The Enemy,” won the prestigious Golden Lion Award for Best Documentary at the 2004 UNA George Lindsey Film Festival.