American Bear (DVD)

Directed by Greg Grano and Sarah Sellman

Release Year: 2014
Running Time: 93
UPC: 8 29567 11532 9
Color Type: Color
Country: U.S.
Language: English
Genres: Documentary
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Directed by Greg Grano and Sarah Sellman

Filmmakers Sarah and Greg set out to critically explore American culture, compassion, and fear by relying on the kindness of strangers for a home each night. Traveling through 30 states in 60 days, they spend every day in a new town, learning why people may or may not be willing to open their homes. At times funny, heartbreaking, and inspirational, these individual stories reflect the daily choices we make to trust, to confide, to care for, and to sympathize. How do we develop relationships and navigate the barriers in society and in ourselves to actually form connections? While AMERICAN BEAR and its characters suggest some answers, the film offers many more questions, encouraging the viewer to take their own journey of reflection and discovery.


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