About the film
tv star mister rogers children's tv show child friendly serious subjects gently discussed
Won't You Be My Neighbor?
Release Date: June 08, 2018
|Slogan||:||«A little kindness makes a world of difference.»|
|Production Companies||:||Tremolo Productions, Impact Partners, Focus Features, Independent Lens, Artemis Rising|
|Producers||:||Rick Rosenthal, Morgan Neville, Dan Cogan, Geralyn White Dreyfous, Regina Kulik Scully, Nicholas Ma, Nion McEvoy, Jenifer Westphal, John Boccardo, Caryn Capotosto, Derek Esplin, Andrea van Beuren, Leslie Berriman|
Fred Rogers used puppets and play to explore complex social issues: race, disability, equality and tragedy, helping form the American concept of childhood. He spoke directly to children and they responded enthusiastically. Yet today, his impact is unclear. Have we lived up to Fred's ideal of good neighbors?