PEANUT BUTTER FALCON: Directors Wrote Movie Around Main Character Zak Gottsagen


Shia LaBeouf, Dakota Johnson and John Hawkes star alongside newcomer Zak Gottsagen in THE PEANUT BUTTER FALCON.  In this touching, genuine film by first-time filmmakers Mike Schwartz and Tyler Nilson, Zak  runs away from his care home to make his dream of becoming a wrestler come true.  The film was actually written around Zak after the filmmakers encountered each other at a camp for disabled students.  Listen as they recount the tale, which is as heartwarming as the movie.


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