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Flesh and Blood (2017)

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Mark Webber explores family dynamics, in a bold way using his real life family members.

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Mark Webber

Writer:

Mark Webber
2 wins & 3 nominations. See more awards »

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Credited cast:
Madeline Brewer
Mark Webber
Rocco Rosanio ... Rocco
Tim Dowlin ... Tim
Guillermo Santos Guillermo Santos
Cheri Honkala Cheri Honkala
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Based on real life events & captured in a hyperrealistic style, Flesh & Blood unapologetically straddles the line between narrative & documentary to lay bare the beautifully flawed nature of life. Reality belies fiction & vice versa as the characters in the film are played by their real-life counterparts. The central character, Mark, is played by director/actor Mark Webber & draws from elements of Mark's actual life. The character of Guillermo (Mark's younger brother who struggles with Asperger's Syndrome in real life) is played by Mark Webber's actual younger brother Guillermo & takes us on a true-to-life journey through the eyes of a misunderstood & bullied teenager. The character of Big G is played by Guillermo's actual father who in reality & in the film is coming to grips with drug addiction, the abandonment of his son & imminent death from "Hep C". Similarly the character of Cheri is played by Cheri Honkala, Mark's real-life mother, anti-poverty activist & the Green Party's ...

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Drama

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The editing process for Flesh and Blood (2017) was extremely well documented by editor Sven Pape on his YouTube channel, This Guy Edits. See more »

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Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

10 November 2017 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

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Filming Locations:

Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA

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Poor Rich Kids See more »
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