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Newton-Conover Film Screening: THE PEANUT BUTTER FALCON

  • 25 Nov 2019
  • 7:00 PM
  • Newton-Conover Auditorium, 60 W 6th St, Newton NC

November Newton-Conover Film Screening

THE PEANUT BUTTER FALCON

Monday, November 25th

Newton-Conover Auditorium, Newton

7:00pm  •  $5.00 for all tickets

The Footcandle Film Society will be screening the film THE PEANUT BUTTER FALCON on Monday, November 25th at the Newton-Conover Auditorium near Downtown Newton. The showtime is 7:00pm.

This screening is part of a monthly film series at the Newton-Conover Auditorium hosted by the Footcandle Film Society. An optional discussion of the film will take place in the auditorium immediately after the conclusion of the film. There will be beer, wine, beverage and refreshments for sale before the film. The screening is open to the public and all potential future film society members are welcome; no membership to the film society is required to attend the screening.

About the film:  The Peanut Butter Falcon is an adventure story set in the world of a modern Mark Twain that begins when Zak, a young man with Down syndrome, runs away from the nursing home where he lives to chase his dream of becoming a professional wrestler by attending the wrestling school The Salt Water Redneck. Through circumstances beyond their control Tyler, a small-time outlaw on the run, becomes Zak's unlikely coach and ally. Together they wind through deltas, elude capture, drink whisky, find God, catch fish, and convince Eleanor, a kind nursing home employee with a story of her own, to join them on their journey. 

This film is rated PG-13 for some adult language.

Contact Footcandle Film Society:

Post Office Box 9123, Hickory, North Carolina 28603

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