Fresno Reel Pride Film Festival
Films for Everyone
September 21-25, 2016
Wesley Church is proud to sponsor the film “AKRON”
by Brian O’Donnell
Friday, September 23rd at 7:30 p.m. in the Tower Theatre.
Stop by Wesley’s Informational Table at the event.
AKRON is a story about Benny and Christopher, college freshmen, meet playing football and begin a relationship. They fall in love supported by their family and friends. As their love for each other grows, a past tragic event involving their mothers comes to light. This revelation tests their own love and Benny’s close-knit family.
Throughout this reflective love story, with the beauty of rural Ohio as its backdrop, Benny travels an emotional journey that examines both his own feelings and his family’s ability to come to terms with the past. AKRON is a sensitive and unique independent film that puts a progressive, Midwestern spin on a classic family drama.
Watch the film trailer at https://vimeo.com/170692568