WON’T YOU BE MY NEIGHBOR?
Dir. Morgan Neville| Documentary| U.S.A. | 2018 | 94 min.| Rated pg-13
Discussion to follow with film subject David Newell, a.k.a. Mr. McFeely
With his gentle voice, wisdom, and handmade puppets, Fred Rogers connected with generations of American children tuning into public television. He dedicated his life to helping kids through difficult situations, by suggesting tolerance and acceptance. Oscar-winning director Morgan Neville takes us on a tour around Mister Rogers’ Neighborhood, exploring the legacy of the man considered radical for saying, “I like you just the way you are.”