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PRFF-Once Upon A River

Rated R 1hr 32min 20.00

Thu, Nov 21st, 2019 @ 5:30 pm

Part Of The Pocahontas Reframed Film Festival

About This Movie

Directed by Haroula Rose and originally released in the US on 10/05/2019


It’s 1978 in rural Michigan. Margo Crane is a 15 year old part Native American girl coming of age in the small town of Murrayville. Margo’s entire life changes when her father is killed in a tragic misunderstanding, and she must begin an unexpected odyssey on the Stark River to find her estranged mother. On the road Margo encounters wonders and dangers as she learns how to live life on her terms while processing her grief. Most importantly, Margo befriends an elderly man called Smoke who has given up on life, and they strike up a deep friendship and understanding. This film is based on the best selling novel by Bonnie Jo Campbell.


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