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Set in Alaska, Wild­like has be­come a film fes­ti­val dar­ling, rack­ing up awards for stars Ella Pur­nell and Bruce Greenwood, and writer/di­rec­tor Frank Hall Green. Pur­nell plays 14-year-old Macken­zie, left in the care of a creepy un­cle (Brian Ger­aghty) while her mother goes into re­hab. Break­ing away from his un­wanted at­ten­tions, she at­taches her­self to grumpy Bartlett (Greenwood), and fol­lows him into the Alaskan in­te­rior. Wild­like opens Sept. 25 in Toronto and Leth­bridge, and on de­mand.

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