Casey Affleck stars in this touching Sugaman-like drama set in Northwest in the 70s. Two teenage brothers embark on a lifelong risk-it-all quest to achieve recognition of their music. Rediscovered after thirty years of obscurity, the music child-prodigy and the family come to terms with the past and their newly found fame. Based on a true story of Donnie and Joe Emerson.
He founded River Road Entertainment in 1987 with which he wrote, produced and directed his debut, Old Explorers. His production and executive production credits include numerous ads, music videos, documentary and fiction films, including Ang Lee's Brokeback Mountain, Terrence Malick's Tree of Life, Steve McQueen's 12 Years a Slave and Spike Lee’s American Utopia. He has been awarded by the American Film Institute, received a documentary Emmy and an Oscar nomination for Best Film (as producer) for Tree of Life. Dreamin' Wild premiered at the Venice Film Festival in 2022.
1990 Old Explorers
2014 Love & Mercy
2022 Dreamin’ Wild