Flesh and Blood
- Time:1h 30min
- Director:Mark Webber
- Stars:Madeline Brewer, Mark Webber, Rocco Rosanio, Tim Dowlin, Guillermo Santos, Cheri Honkala .....
Based on real life events & captured in a hyperrealistic style, Flesh & Blood unapologetically straddles the line between narrative & documentary to lay bare the beautifully flawed nature of life. Reality belies fiction & vice versa as the characters in the film are played by their real-life counterparts. The central character, Mark, is played by director/actor Mark Webber & draws from elements of Marks actual life. The character of Guillermo (Marks younger brother who struggles with Aspergers Syndrome in real life) is played by Mark Webbers actual younger brother Guillermo & takes us on a true-to-life journey through the eyes of a misunderstood & bullied teenager. The character of Big G is played by Guillermos actual father who in reality & in the film is coming to grips with drug addiction, the abandonment of his son & imminent death from Hep C. Similarly the character of Cheri is played by Cheri Honkala, Marks real-life mother, anti-poverty activist & the Green Partys ...