Destin Daniel Cretton’s JUST MERCY starring Michael B. Jordan will open the 28th Philadelphia Film Festival, with the outlandish mystery film, KNIVES OUT closing the festival.
WALDO ON WEED (2019)
NAME OF FILM: WALDO ON WEED (2019)
DIRECTOR(S): Tommy Avallone
STARRING: Larry Anderson, Scott Chipman, Dr. Dina
GENRE: Documentary Film
SYNOPSIS: When their son Waldo is just six months old, Brian and Danielle Dwyer notice he’s experiencing difficulties with his vision. Receiving the devastating diagnosis of eye cancer, the parents follow doctors’ orders and begin chemotherapy on their infant. But when the chemo causes Waldo to become violently ill, they begin a desperate search for alternative therapies, and what they come across is an all-natural, chemical-free option: weed. Alienating their friends, colleagues, and family — and without telling their pediatrician — Brian and Danielle make the controversial decision to treat Waldo with CBD oil.
Heartland International Film Festival Reveals 2019 Lineup – A BEAUTIFUL DAY IN THE NEIGHBORHOOD to Open Fest
The Heartland International Film Festival announced the official selections for its 28th edition, with Marielle Heller’s Tom Hanks’ starrer A BEAUTIFUL DAY IN THE NEIGHBORHOOD as the Opening Night Gala film,