A moving portrait of DeShawn Willis by New York City-based filmmaker Dan Lior (previously featured here). After his picture went viral on Facebook, DeShawn was laughed at and ridiculed. “Only in Toledo” sheds light on the person behind the picture — allowing DeShawn to tell his story.


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Featuring DeShawn Willis
Created by Dan Lior
Production Assistant: Kfir Amir
Sound Mixing: Nir Shor
Music: Liquify – Midnight Lofi
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