The Peanut Butter Falcon (2019)

NAME OF FILM: THE PEANUT BUTTER FALCON

DIRECTOR(S): Tyler Nilson, Michael Schwartz

STARRING: Shia LaBeouf, Dakota Johnson, Zack Gottsagen

GENRE: Adventure Film

SYNOPSIS: This true American odyssey begins when Zak, a young man with Down syndrome, escapes from the nursing home he’s grown up in to pursue his dream of attending the wrestling camp of his hero, The Salt Water Redneck. When his path crosses with Tyler, an outlaw haunted by his own past, an unlikely but unbreakable partnership is formed, and they set out—like a modern-day Huck Finn.

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SXSW Film Announces 2019 Audience Awards Winners

The South by Southwest (SXSW) Film Festival today announced the 2019 Audience Award winners from the Narrative Feature Competition, Documentary Feature Competition, Narrative Spotlight, Documentary Spotlight.