2022 Movie Series: The Father and the Bear

July 1, 2022

Byron Temple, a retired character actor (Wil Love) with diagnosed dementia, longs to perform at his beloved summer theater one last time. Against his daughter’s wishes (Dendrie Taylor), he accepts a role from the newly installed artistic director (David Deluise) who is unaware of Byron’s condition.

Written, Produced & Directed by JOHN PUTCH

Nothing is more special than showing this film at the very place that is depicted in the movie! Cast & Crew will be in attendance, along with filmmaker Putch. All proceeds to benefit Totem Pole Playhouse. Hope to see “youins” there!

Cast and Filmmaker Q&A to follow the screening.