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Tortured souls seek human contact in deeply felt spiritual drama 'Free in Deed'

Set along a particularly downtrodden stretch of Memphis, Tenn., Jake Mahaffy’s bleakly spare, powerful “Free in Deed” focuses on a pair of damaged souls who seek salvation beneath the harsh fluorescent lighting of a converted storefront Pentecostal church. A single mother, Melva (Edwina Findley),...
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