Ray Ficca

THE FATHER AND THE BEAR  a new film by John Putch

Wil Love and David Deluise in THE FATHER AND THE BEAR


Byron Temple, a retired character actor (Wil Love) with diagnosed dementia, longs to perform at his beloved summer theater one last time. Against his daughter’s wishes (Dendrie Taylor), he accepts a role from the newly installed artistic director (David Deluise) who is unaware of Byron's condition.

Written, Produced & Directed by JOHN PUTCH
Cinematographer KEITH J. DUGGAN
Original Score ACE BAKER
Costume Design BONNIE STAUCH

Actor, Producer, Director, Educator

Cast:  Wil Love, David DeLuise, Dendrie Taylor, Charity Farrell, Ray Ficca, Alicia Fusting, Carl Schurr, Catherine Blaine, Ed Gotwalt, Kevin M. Horton, Dan Poole, Jamie Rose, Katrina Yaukey, Robert Picardo, Paris Peet, Ricardo F. Evans, Lee Merriman, Krista Bruno, Doug Wilder