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Florida Film Festival opening-night film tells the story of Beatles precursor the Quarry Men

Striking gold

By Jessica Bryce Young and Matthew Moyer

As it does every year, 2022's Florida Film Festival features a healthy selection of movies that are about Florida — you can see more about those here — but this year, the opening-night feature is made by a Florida-based filmmaker, Todd Thompson. After reading a memoir by Colin Hanton, who was in a band with some other Liverpudlian teens you may have heard of — John Lennon, Paul McCartney and George Harrison — producer Mark Bentley was afire to document the tale on film...

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