This biographical drama tells a timeless story of kindness that can heal the wounds of the past and conquer cynicism. Journalist Tom Junod is assigned to write an article about the host of a popular kids' TV show, Fred Rogers. A strong bond develops between the men and Fred helps Tom overcome past traumas and rediscover faith in love. Inspired by true events, this film was nominated for an Oscar, a Golden Globe and a BAFTA.
The Californian screenwriter, director and actress took part in a directing workshop in Sundance in 2012 and got several scholarships to develop her screenplays for TV stations. As an actress, she has performed in theatres all over the world. Her directing debut The Diary of a Teenage Girl won the International Jury's award at Berlinale.
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