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Long Island’s John J. Budion Talks ‘Rockaway’ Starring Keidrich Sellati on Tom Needham’s The Sounds of Film


John J. Budion, the director of ‘Rockaway,’ is Tom Needham’s special guest this Thursday at 6:00 pm on WUSB’s ‘The Sounds of Film.’

‘Rockaway’ is a coming-of-age story about brothers and friends growing up in East Rockaway. The film recently won Best Feature and Best Director Award at the Long Beach International Film Festival. The film is inspired by true events taking place in 1994 when two brothers plotted revenge against their abusive father. ‘Rockaway’ emphasizes the theme of friendship. It shows young boys getting into mischief and supporting each other during tough times.

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Airs Thursday, January 10, 6-8 PM.