The Public House and Tbve film, helmed by Spirit Award-winning Marwencol producer and Burn director Tom Putnam, will make its virtual theatrical release on Sept. 18. Inspired by Dr. Robert Pyle’s personal life and his 1995 book Where Bigfoot Walks: Crossing the Dark Divide, the film sees Cross embark on a six-week journey through Washington’s Gifford Pinchot National Forest as the butterfly expert himself. Messing stars as Dr. Pyle’s ailing wife Thea.
“This film depicts the adventure, self-discovery and healing that nature can provide,” said Paolo Mottola, Rei Co-op director of content and media. “We’re excited to share it with Rei members and audiences who are eager to reconnect in the outdoors.”
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