Earning a 2018 Academy Award® nomination for Willem Dafoe’s performance (Best Supporting Actor – Motion Picture), the warm, winning, and gloriously alive drama, The Florida Project arrives on Blu-ray™ (plus Digital) and DVD February 20 from Lionsgate. Directed by Sean Baker (Tangerine) and featuring Brooklynn Prince and Bria Vinaite in breakout performances, The Florida Project follows a precocious 6-year-old whose summer break is filled with childhood wonder amidst hard times. Certified Fresh™ on Rotten Tomatoes, see what the A.V. Club calls “one of Willem Dafoe’s most moving performances”. Co-written by Sean Baker and Chris Bergoch.
On a stretch of highway just outside the most magical place on earth, six-year-old Moonee and her ragtag band of playmates spend an unforgettable summer at The Magic Castle, a budget motel managed by Bobby. Bobby’s stern exterior hides a deep reservoir of kindness and compassion as he watches over the kids’ adventures, protecting them from some of the harsher realities of life.
BLU-RAY/DVD SPECIAL FEATURES
- “Under the Rainbow: Making The Florida Project” Featurette
- Bloopers and Outtakes
- Cast and Crew Interviews
Blu-ray Audio: English 5.1 DTS-HD Master Audio™
Subtitles: Spanish, English SDH
A24 brings the charm once again. TNM favorite Willem Dafoe seems to be on the top of his game. Preorder is up on Amazon, be sure to be prepared for when The Florida Project arrives on Blu-ray in a couple of weeks.