Kickstarter Campaign Started To Fund Documentary About Deshaun “Proof” Holton


(AllHipHop News) The world lost Deshaun “Proof” Holton in 2006.

Proof was best known as a member of the rap collective D12 and a close associate of Eminem.

Over ten years after Proof’s death, filmmakers are looking to create a documentary about the Detroit spitter.

There is now a Kickstarter campaign to collect donations to fund the making of Searching for Proof: The Story of Deshaun Holton.

The description for the fundraiser reads in part:

Write Brain Studio wants to create a documentary about one of Hip Hop’s best kept secrets. Help us tell this story. Searching for Proof: The Story of Deshaun Holton; a feature length Hip Hop documentary from the art collective that brought you The Revolution Televised…

Upon completion, we plan to enter our film to various independent and major film festival circuits such as Tribeca Film Festival, Sundance Film Festival, and Silver Docs. We want to make sure we can can share Proof’s story with as many people as possible, and thats why it is so crucial to have your help! By choosing any one of our 8 Rewards, YOU TOO can help bring Proof to the big screen!

The campaign set an “all or nothing” goal of raising $5,000 by February 22.

As of press time, around $400 has been donated with 29 days to go.

For more information about Searching for Proof: The Story of Deshaun Holton, visit Kickstarter.