Footcandle Film Society will be screening “The Florida Project” on Wednesday, December 13th & Thursday, December 14th at 7pm at the Carolina Theater.  The screening is free for Footcandle members, guests (provided seating is available at 6:50) can purchase tickets at the door for $5.

About the film:

Set on a stretch of highway just outside Disney World, “The Florida Project” follows six-year-old Moonee and her rebellious mother Halley over the course of a single summer.  The two live week to week at a budget motel managed by Bobby (Willem Dafoe).  Despite her harsh surroundings Moonee has no trouble making each day a celebration of life.  Unbeknownst to Moonee her delicate fantasy is supported by the sacrifice of Halley who is forced to explore increasingly dangerous possibilities to provide for her daughter.

The film is rated R for language throughout, sexual references and some drug material.